Directory of blog entries

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6 years old and still growing 2012-05-16 0
I saw it on a computer so it must be true 2007-07-24 0
The keys to a strong ITIL business case 2008-06-02 0
Community, Activity, Environment 2009-02-18 0
What do the IT Skeptic readers feel about the ITIL v3 exams? 2008-02-12 0
IT Skeptic site worth assessed 2009-02-06 0
COBIT5 2012-08-08 0
In 2008, do you want this blog to continue to report on Service Management politics, scandals and dirty deeds? 2008-02-10 0
a more skeptical attitude toward IT is the right one to have 2006-10-29 0
See you in South East Asia 2008-09-27 0
OGC rebranding comes apart, so to speak 2008-05-09 0
Governors govern 2012-06-04 0
BOK revisions breaking out all over: PMBOK 4th Edition 2009-04-14 0
SLAs are not as widely applicable as ITIL would have us believe. The Catalog is. 2006-12-28 0
Ensuring the service catalogue gets used 2010-06-02 0
itSMF International launch an online discussion forum. 2007-12-12 0
Where does continual service improvement end? An important ITIL question 2008-11-18 0
The Julie Linden saga draws to a close 2009-10-02 0
New IT Skeptic blog widget on CMDB 2008-08-06 0
COBIT 5 draft Design document available for public comment 2010-03-23 0
Business case: if you can't find the money 2008-05-13 0
Examining the 2012 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Service Desk 2012-09-08 0
IT Legends, a writing competition for IT people - tell us the legends of your IT past 2008-08-25 0
Something itSMFUSA seems to do well 2008-07-07 0
Do you need to do ITIL? Wrong question 2008-10-03 0
It is a helpdesk so it must be ITIL 2008-08-11 0
the itSMF show is more fun than Harry Potter 2007-10-20 0
Will ISO9000 absorb or displace ITIL? 2008-05-12 0
"IT has no respect for nor understanding of customers and users" 2008-06-20 0
Building an ITIL CMDB is easy and cheap 2008-08-26 0
There is more to social collaboration than providing the tools 2008-08-23 0
The pressure on ITIL's future notches up 2006-08-07 0
itSMF has the mix right (for now): ITSM=ITIL 2007-10-22 0
Social and mobile service support 2014-04-18 0
Lack of Management Commitment seriously affects project delivery in our organization 2008-07-24 0
the IT Skeptic's New Year's Resolutions 2008-01-04 0
Be a good netizen: report those Crap Factoids 2008-06-01 0
Life imitates art: the IT Skeptic's April Fool comes true on the same day! 2008-04-06 0
For your organisation (or client) do you think "IT is unable to specify the Value required by the business"? 2008-09-16 0
Free IT magazines 2008-08-28 0
a lot of motherhood considerations presented as a model 2006-11-19 0
Where have itsmfi.org, itsmf.org and itsmf.com gone? 2013-07-25 0
Interpreting COBIT licensing 2013-01-07 0
One more for the Links page 2008-07-18 0
Free ICT Governance collection of articles for download 2008-05-17 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
The winner of the IT Skeptic's Rogues Gallery photo competition 2008-08-31 0
Wow, now itSMF USA has TWO presidents. 2007-06-27 0
Cloned logos 2011-03-02 0
The grey area between governance and management 2008-05-17 0
Crap Factoid Alerts: Strong Commitment to ITIL3, 72% trained, 94% planning, 89% predictable costs.... 2008-11-27 0
ITIL V3 Intermediate exams - the money engine wins again 2008-07-06 0
There is no such thing as ITIL NON-compliant software tools 2008-10-09 0
IBM wrote ITIL. In fact Alasdair Meldrum did 2007-03-16 0
The iPhone apps goldrush 2009-04-22 0
Delivery of COBIT User's Guide for Service Managers is slipping waiting on ITIL approval? 2009-01-31 0
Recent articles by the IT Skeptic 2008-04-12 0
IT has no respect for or understanding of customers and users 2008-07-02 0
Excellent ITIL V2 and V3 certification training credits calculator 2008-10-10 0
A new look 2012-03-23 0
The IT Skeptic's first impressions of the ITIL Version 3 core books 2007-07-02 0
Rediscovering the Big Iron 2007-03-23 0
Vendor marketeers stretch to reach out for ITIL 2008-07-22 0
Some things are more important than ITIL 2007-02-06 0
Deep discounts for ITIL Live™ 2009-04-01 0
The IT Skeptic Awards for 2010 2010-12-31 0
APMG look set for some spectacular acrobatics over ITIL accreditation 2007-10-29 0
itSMF International needs to unite the ITIL community 2009-02-20 0
The hot internet topic of IT jobs 2008-09-01 0
The soundtrack to the IT Skeptic blog 2008-05-18 0
Another blog to watch is Platen - where technology meets common sense 2009-02-09 0
Interruption to service 2009-10-21 0
Why Crap Factoids get believed 2008-04-26 0
The IT Skeptic's New Year resolutions 2009-12-31 0
The ITIL version 3 Refresh Launch Roadshow: the world waits with bated breath.... 2007-03-26 0
Castle ITIL opens a window: itSMFI continues admirable policy of communicating 2010-02-23 0
Standard + Case methodology to be released by US government 2017-04-01 0
The penny dropped: itSMF "members" are in fact shareholders. 2007-09-16 0
The Netherlands is an unusual country 2008-04-23 0
The IT Skeptic on facebook 2013-03-26 0
Its official, this is Version 3 of ITIL 2010-12-22 0
They can't be freekin' serious: twenty kilo-bucks for a set of ITIL process maps 2008-04-14 0
The word all consultants and writers should avoid: "must" 2009-03-11 0
Castle ITIL really is so insular and parochial it is laughable 2008-07-04 0
IT analysts produce crap - what to look for in analyst "research" 2008-04-09 0
A better name for IT is "Business Improvement and Information" 2008-06-07 0
My apologies to Forrester 2013-06-21 0
Evolution not revolution 2012-11-11 0
HelpDesk Institute sold to United Business Media: what does this mean for ITSM and ITIL? 2008-02-04 0
Common sense around ITIL V3 certification paths 2009-06-07 0
Interesting idea for spreading the expertise - and the risk 2009-04-27 0
recent pics 2013-06-22 0
Blogs at 10 paces as ITIL service catalogue vendors shoot it out on the web 2008-09-24 0
Three months later, APMG accreditation still suspended 2008-02-06 0
comment spammers 2008-12-18 0
Whats up with Cyber Resilience? 2015-04-24 0
ITIL and ASL: divorced bodies of knowledge. How ITIL V3 failed to ask the experts. 2008-05-26 0
Improving service support for Real IT 2013-04-28 0
COBIT 5 copyright terms confirmed. And the name may be used. 2012-05-08 0
MyCMDB? What are they smokin' over at Managed Objects? 2008-06-25 0
We have a date for publication of the ITIL Refresh 2007-02-18 0
The CMDB is dead 2010-07-19 0
Visions of the Future of ITIL: Fifth Vision 2007-08-24 0
Tell us what you think about the new ITIL Version 3 books, and see what others thought 2007-07-19 0
C'mon, confess to the world! You're just an ITIL Learner. 2007-07-21 0
The people who determine the future of ITIL training, qualifications and certification 2008-05-29 0
Pundits painting the perfect picture 2013-09-23 0
I have personally attended an ITIL Version 3 training course and I feel about the EXAM... 2007-10-09 0
Contingency planning 2009-02-27 0
The nett result of new technology 2014-08-26 0
Life beyond ITIL 2006-07-17 0
Book review: IT That Matters. Business porn. 2012-09-24 0
ITIL intellectual property 2009-12-09 1
An ITSM Expert needs more than ITIL 2009-08-29 1
itSMF governance 2011-07-30 1
Changes to user interface 2014-09-17 1
A hot-potato ITIL Refresh session at upcoming bITa USA conference 2007-04-10 1
Prince2 2009 plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose 2009-05-02 1
How to contribute to ITIL 2006-10-28 1
Pulling apart the IT Skeptic 2009-02-27 1
Things ITSM consultants hear 2015-05-25 1
CMDB federation - making a dead elephant dance 2009-07-29 1
Vendors involved in itSMF: good for ITIL or not? 2008-05-26 1
IBM: the company with such a firm grasp of ITIL strategic issues that they sold their service desk 2006-07-17 1
New subscription system for the IT Skeptic website 2008-05-09 1
Don't run IT as a business, run it as part of the business 2011-03-08 1
The Official Introduction to the ITIL Service Lifecycle shipping as planned 2007-08-30 1
Confusion between CMDB and Configuration Management 2008-08-06 1
Is ITIL Version 3 "Strategy Generation" a mystery process? 2007-12-04 1
ITSM Watch reaches new skeptical heights on CMDB 2008-10-28 1
The future of the IT Skeptic's blog 2007-07-24 1
That which cannot be measured... 2014-09-26 1
The IT Skeptic is away 2007-04-13 1
The community must police digital theft on the internet 2008-06-15 1
BMC are ahead of their competitors in ITIL compliance 2009-05-06 1
Who cares who owns ITIL and PRINCE2 2013-11-02 1
Blog SLA change and service interruption 2009-02-27 1
Don't get het up about ITIL V3 qualifications scheme; it is still a work in progress 2007-06-21 1
Ructions in Castle ITIL over Licensed Software Assessors for the ITIL Software Scheme? 2011-04-29 1
In defense of ITILista 2010-09-14 1
What is a service desk? 2013-12-16 1
Don't swim against the tide: ten alternatives to itSMF for ITIL practitioners 2007-10-12 1
The future of itSMF International 2014-03-04 1
You don't need a weatherman... watch everyone scramble aboard ISO20000 2006-12-25 1
Define ITIL for the IT layman 2008-02-15 1
The IRS should be locked up 2008-09-14 1
The value and ROI of ITIL? It is not what you may think. 2011-11-05 1
How the ITIL Qualifications Board is made up and how to be on it 2008-07-15 1
Limiting the Crowd to their own time at their own expense: the open community's distate for commerce 2008-11-11 1