HighScalability.com : really see what internet-scale IT architectures / technologies look like
Arstechnica.com : wide variety of up-to-date technical topics
UK Register on Storage: often bluntly refreshingly honest UK based IT website
DataCenterKnowledge.com : IT data center infrastructure
Here are some overview tutorials that I’ve built for my conference speaking, that detail various Internet-scale IT foundational concepts, agile Lean Startup methods, digital customer journey, and other foundational concepts:
Overview of Google’s Introduction to Warehouse Scale Computing – how commodity-based enterprise IT is built, Google’s rationals. Foundation concepts for all internet-scale IT architectures.
Big Data – a 2014 chart deck describing how Big Data fits together into today’s world
Customer Decision Journey – the foundation concepts for today’s mobile / social digital customer marketplace
Disruptive Innovation – a 2012 discussion detailing Clayton Christensen’s landmark Harvard Business School work
Lean Startup methodologies – What any business can learn from the best of today’s Silicon Valley startups –
Holistic, humanistic business perspectives that will change forever the way you approach business : Simon Sinek, one of these talks is the 3rd most popular TED talk of all time
Finally, to get a real good sense of how far we’ve come, and how fast we’re moving…..
It was May 2007. The iPhone had been announced but not yet delivered. Be amazed at far we’ve come.
These are some of my classical favorites – hope these are helpful.