Directory of blog entries

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The computer that sang to its operators 2008-08-28 0
6 years old and still growing 2012-05-16 0
A hot-potato ITIL Refresh session at upcoming bITa USA conference 2007-04-10 0
The keys to a strong ITIL business case 2008-06-02 0
a back-of-an-envelope re-analysis of Forrester and BMC's own CMDB research 2008-08-14 0
CMDB federation - making a dead elephant dance 2009-07-29 0
Vendors involved in itSMF: good for ITIL or not? 2008-05-26 0
The book Owning ITIL is now available on Kindle 2010-09-13 0
the dropping of ITIL Version 2 certification, training, and publications 2007-10-07 0
Whither Castle ITIL in 2011? 2011-01-25 0
What ARE Microsoft up to? Patents on RSS, CMDB, IT operations... Can they get away with this? 2006-12-22 0
ITIL according to Sarah Palin 2010-07-27 0
What do the IT Skeptic readers feel about the ITIL v3 exams? 2008-02-12 0
Lack of Management Commitment seriously affects project delivery in our organization 2008-07-24 0
ITIL training fun and games at itSMFUK conference - and an end to competition? 2011-11-02 0
Internet discourse is becoming unreal: I can't tell a Poe from an idiot any more 2015-08-22 0
everything the IT Skeptic can find out about ITIL Version 3 on one page 2007-05-22 0
Confusion between CMDB and Configuration Management 2008-08-06 0
Proliferation of ITIL V3 introductions and pocketbooks 2009-10-22 0
Do Google ads undermine the credibility of this site? 2006-06-07 0
Is ITIL Version 3 "Strategy Generation" a mystery process? 2007-12-04 0
Advertising to the itSMF keyword 2008-08-18 0
That which cannot be measured... 2014-09-26 0
EasyVista HIGH danger Crap Factoid alert 2010-11-30 0
What matters 2009-04-14 0
What is a service desk? 2013-12-16 0
Our domain name is changing 2006-07-22 0
Who now controls ITIL? 2009-05-25 0
Is ITIL another Y2K? 2006-05-17 0
Getting IT development to support production - a people problem 2011-03-03 0
How the ITIL Qualifications Board is made up and how to be on it 2008-07-15 0
For users of the IT Skeptic's podcasts: I find the podcasts' style/delivery ... 2007-03-05 0
ITIL is the hitchhiker's guide, COBIT is the encyclopaedia 2007-12-07 0
Limiting the Crowd to their own time at their own expense: the open community's distate for commerce 2008-11-11 0
Governors govern 2012-06-04 0
itSMF USA board election irregularities: the IT Skeptic unlocks the original posts 2007-07-25 0
Release management: landing airplanes 2014-10-16 0
#SMFlashbook My top tip for building a service catalogue 2013-10-25 0
Foundation is the ONLY V3 exam that is going to be on Prometric 2008-08-10 0
The Chicken ITles are at work on IT project success rates 2014-08-15 0
the relative cost of itSMF conferences 2009-06-19 0
ITIL is a useful reference model but not an implementation model 2008-06-15 0
Who is the ITIL Skeptic? 2006-05-17 0
Beyond the 7-minute attention span: getting management interested in ITIL (or anything) 2008-02-11 0
Merry Christmas from the IT Skeptic 2016-12-24 0
Visions of the Future of ITIL: the IT Swami's Seventh and Final Vision 2007-09-01 0
New LinkedIn group for Owning ITIL 2009-09-30 0
Botchagalupe is a devops believer 2011-11-06 0
Welcome to the Web Wide World 2013-03-07 0
For a monthly newsletter, The Skeptical Informer is 2007-03-11 0
IT project portfolios are bursting while BAU crumbles! 2010-10-11 0
The way OGC and APMG stand back without any response is completely unacceptable 2007-04-30 0
CMDB is crazy talk 2010-12-19 0
Porter quotes 2008-08-26 0
VOIP and the anti-competitive behaviours that would logically induce in a telco 2006-08-02 0
ITIL3 is on the way to being a fully-fledged fad 2007-10-16 0
The Queen of ITIL 2008-06-09 0
Fads in IT 2006-05-21 0
Regarding the new IT Skeptic colour scheme I ... 2009-04-25 0
Terminological debasement: a committee becomes a board 2009-01-21 0
The IT Skeptic blog is about debating ideas not personalities 2007-09-01 0
The culture of acquisitions 2008-07-17 0
Are you a member of itSMF? 2007-06-13 0
itSMF USA sure is ITIL-centric 2009-12-27 0
Building complex people systems 2008-08-20 0
Results of the IT Skeptic's poll on ISO20000 activity levels 2008-06-21 0
Thoughts on SMcongress and the future of ITSM 2013-11-06 0
SLAs undermine business alignment 2006-11-12 0
Making fun of Customer First 2014-07-09 0
NEW! Announcing the newsletter of the IT Skeptic: The Skeptical Informer™ 2007-03-06 0
A suggested improvement to itSMF USA Bylaws 2008-06-20 0
The safety razor singularity 2013-07-09 0
Manipulating open content to commercial ends on Wikipedia - the ITIL entry 2009-05-18 0
How do we feel about ITIL being a commercial product? 2013-05-18 0
In my organisation (or my client's organisation) our schedule of change is called 2009-09-21 0
ITIL V3 Foundations effectively put on hold until May 2009? 2008-12-30 0
The IT Skeptic at work 2010-02-02 0
Examining the 2012 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Service Desk 2012-09-08 0
The trainers actually delivering ITIL version 3 Foundations certification training are NOT HAPPY 2007-09-05 0
Refreshes all round and no time to apply 2009-10-06 0
Doubting that automation really reduces errors 2010-06-08 0
I want links on the IT Skeptic site that link to another site to open in ... 2007-07-11 0
Merry Christmas from the IT Skeptic 2007-12-25 0
So you would like to be an itSMF International Global Member 2009-12-14 0
Software is free like a puppy is free 2014-10-29 0
Something itSMFUSA seems to do well 2008-07-07 0
Third Anniversary of The IT Skeptic 2009-05-16 0
IT axioms 2010-12-21 0
McKinsey on IT Strategy; a combination of insight and gibberish 2007-06-24 0
no such thing as ITIL consultants 2014-07-09 0
Another chance to meet the IT Skeptic 2008-05-30 0
What is it about that lighthouse? 2013-09-10 0
A tragic piece of spam 2011-01-31 0
The future of DevOps 2014-03-27 0
The future of ITIL and PRINCE2 2013-05-20 0
Change goes away 2017-05-28 0
Comments pulled from the IT Skeptic blog 2007-09-06 0
ITIL Still Needs to Embrace the Collective 2009-10-07 0
itSMF UK CEO discusses itSMF on the IT Skeptic's blog - come read and participate 2007-06-03 0
Tell us what you think about the new ITIL Version 3 books, and see what others thought 2007-07-19 0
Visions of the Future of ITIL: Second Vision 2007-08-03 0
There is more to social collaboration than providing the tools 2008-08-23 0
The death of blogging? 2013-01-16 0
itSMF predicts competition to ITIL 2007-01-09 0
Social and mobile service support 2014-04-18 0
Acknowledgements 2006-05-16 0
The IT Skeptic regular podcast 2012-10-03 0
Who runs and represents itSMF? 2009-09-09 0
Axelos release roadmaps for ITIL and PPM PRINCE2 2013-11-20 0
what gives with Jakarta as a hotbed of ITIL interest? and itSMF in Japan? 2006-11-19 0
Where to officially report ITIL book errors: "behind a locked door marked BEWARE OF THE LEOPARD" 2007-06-25 0
revisiting agile CSI 2014-07-30 0
itSMF sponsored training 2010-10-28 0
Get it straight: CMDB can not be auto-discovered 2006-08-13 0
Life imitates art: the IT Skeptic's April Fool comes true on the same day! 2008-04-06 0
One more for the IT Skeptic's Rogues Gallery 2008-07-17 0
itSMF International Board portfolios announced 2011-02-15 0
ITILearner 2008-05-14 0
A message from the new Chair of itSMF International 2010-02-13 0
Obtaining compliance for policies, processes and procedures 2013-03-14 0
Gearing up for the new year ahead: what would readers most like to see from the IT Skeptic in 2008? 2008-01-29 0
CODE RED EXTREME Crap factoid Alert "ITIL as a service" from IBM and Sunview 2012-06-25 0
CMDB and CMS – the industry-created myth 2010-01-25 0
Crap Factoid Alert: Implementing an IT Service Management Solution Can Save a Business More than $500,000 2009-08-05 0
The most important IT monitoring tools are those that measure the end user experience 2008-08-21 0
Where have itsmfi.org, itsmf.org and itsmf.com gone? 2013-07-25 0
Standardised Service 2009-04-23 0
One more for the Links page 2008-07-18 0
What am I skeptical about? 2006-05-29 0
Please identify yourself if commenting about other people 2007-09-07 0
My first ITIL spam. ITSM is going to the dogs. 2007-06-10 0
See you in Melbourne 2010-06-19 0
In 2008, do you want this blog to continue to report on Service Management politics, scandals and dirty deeds? 2008-02-10 0
Wow, now itSMF USA has TWO presidents. 2007-06-27 0
Quote of the day 2008-06-03 0
You can't always bring what you want: BYOD 2013-07-30 0
Linky love 2008-04-10 0
A little something as a thank-you for registered readers of this blog 2010-04-26 0
The IT Skeptic has banned Bloglines crawlers 2007-02-04 0
The grey area between governance and management 2008-05-17 0
Survey of the benefits derived from ITSM professional certification 2010-02-17 0
Imagine using the internet as knowledge 2012-11-17 0
The service catalogue according to the IT Skeptic 2010-06-23 0
Visions of the Future of ITIL: Third Vision 2007-08-07 0
A new look for the IT Skeptic, and a note on Excessive Technical Fastidiousness or ETF 2008-09-02 0
ITIL V3 Intermediate exams - the money engine wins again 2008-07-06 0
Memorial Day USA 2009-05-25 0
When will the geeks get it? 2006-11-26 0
Continual Chunky Correction 2011-06-13 0
Great article about CMDB 2008-06-03 0