06/02/09 Vanderbilt I n f o r m a t i o n T e c h n o l o g y S e r v i c e s IT Organizations Pushing Technology Business Forced to Eat The Technology Old Model Central IT Must Adapt New Model Business Pushes IT Solutions Via Service Models IT as a Service Consumers Pushing Technology Consumer
Consumers -> New Models of Business -> New Model of Employee
06/02/09 Vanderbilt I n f o r m a t i o n T e c h n o l o g y S e r v i c e s Digital Native: A person who has grown up with technology; typical has never known a world without a computer or the internet Digital Immigrant: A person who has grown up with out technology and adopted it later in life
06/02/09 Vanderbilt I n f o r m a t i o n T e c h n o l o g y S e r v i c e s
Green Computing and Reduced Consumption: Moved from physical servers to virtualized servers to save on cost, space, power, and cooling. Smaller environmental footprint while adding more “servers” for hosting.
Focus on Collaboration Technology to Empower the User:
SharePoint and InfoPath Pilots– 30 departments and growing
Microsoft Live Office – Higher Education Beta site
Google Apps – Application API Integration ready for release
Video Conferencing – Cross institutional conferences
Pod Casting Room – Students using it for Web 2.0 class
Recruitment of employees – We will hire a well rounded person over a technical expert who specializes. Leadership is key- All else can be taught.
Use of Open Source with Commercial Products to offer services – Sun Identity Management
IT as a Service – Buying security management services, Live Office, GoogleApps