Alan Radding

Contributor, Business Finance
Blogger Alan Radding supplies the Business Finance community with reporting and commentary on IT finance related issues. His writing has appeared in such leading publications as The New York Times, Business Week, CIO Magazine, Information Week, American Banker, Computerworld, and many more.

Posts by Alan Radding

in wiredFINANCE Mar 10, 2014

Survey Shows Top Performing CFOs Leverage Big Data Advantages 

CFO expectations of their finance team have evolved. While macro-economic and market factors still lead the list of external forces CFOs expect to....More
in wiredFINANCE Feb 09, 2014

Fueled by SMAC M&A Activity Predicted by CFOs to Heat Up

SMAC is triggering a scramble among large, established blue chip companies like IBM, EMC, HP, Oracle, and more to acquire almost any promising tech....More
in wiredFINANCE Jan 24, 2014

IT Change-proof Your Organization

Many organizations are being whiplashed by IT infrastructure change—costly, disruptive, never-ending change that is hindering IT and the organization....More
in wiredFINANCE Jan 10, 2014

Silicon Valley as Your Business Model

So many broad-based business model disruptions have emanated from Silicon Valley, according to Mark Zawacki, founder of 650 Labs, based in Mountain....More
in wiredFINANCE Jan 02, 2014

IBM on How Computing Will Change Us in 5 Years

In the next 5 years your experience in the classroom, the doctor's office, local retail store, online, or even in your hometown may be dramatically....More
in wiredFINANCE Dec 13, 2013

Intriguing IT Possibilities for 2014

In 2014 3D printing, wearable computers, drones, and electronic wallets may begin to change your business in ways you never imagined....More
in wiredFINANCE Dec 03, 2013

No Company is Immune to Cyber Security-Espionage Threats

The bad guys: they have gotten smarter and their attacks stealthier, which makes them more difficult to detect and the attacks last longer. Now what?....More
in wiredFINANCE Nov 18, 2013

Five Reasons Businesses Use the Cloud

By 2016, cloud will matter more to business leaders than to IT, according to the IBM Center for Applied Insights. In fact, cloud’s strategic....More
in wiredFINANCE Nov 08, 2013

Hope Your Virtualization Knowledge Quotient is High

While the lack of awareness of virtualization in the workspace is intriguing, the study perhaps says the most about how well IT managers and other....More
in wiredFINANCE Nov 01, 2013

Keeping Up With Increasing Social Business Complexity

Although the CMO may be driving the social business bus, the CFO has a big stake in social media. It is evolving into a primary tool for recruiting....More