"Cloud Computing: Focusing on the thought process, methodology, implementation and results of Oceaneering’s recent migration to Google Apps" presented by Gregg Farris, CIO Oceaneering October, 11, 2011
Roger Berry, former CIO for Armco Steel Houston, Tenneco Gas, Campbell Soup Company, and Disney Parks and Resorts, will share his ideas, experiences and proven approach to proactive career management. Many of the IT professionals he has mentored have gone on to become CIO's of major companies such as NASCAR, Seaworld, Dynegy, and Universal Studios Orlando. Roger will discuss his view of how to cultivate and manage key career opportunities, and how to think through and be prepared for an unexpected career opportunity or career setback. Gain invaluable insight and practical advice on how to be prepared for "What's Next in Your Career." Roger's common sense and direct approach to sharing his experiences and career management ideas is entertaining and his message will be extremely relevant to all current and aspiring IT executives. Are you prepared to manage "What's Next for You?"
Gene Phifer's presentation on "Cloud Computing—Is It Ready for You, and Are Your Ready for It?" from the May 11, 2010 meeting. Gene is Managing Vice President at Gartner Research. Cloud computing is the most hyped item in IT today. There is tremendous value from both private and public cloud computing. There are also many potholes along the path. A risk/reward approach should be used to determine what cloud computing capabilities to leverage and when to leverage them.