1 (866) 866-2320 Straight Talks Events Blog

Enterprise Features: Streamlining of IT Ops with Social Interaction Platforms


Enterprise Features: Streamlining of IT Ops with Social Interaction Platforms


by Sasha Gilenson

Originally published in Enterprise Features (January 16, 2012).

media logo enterpriseSocial media technology can be applied to modern IT tools, yet IT acceptance and adoption is still slow. This year, we expect to see social media dramatically impact IT operations and how IT interacts with the business. 

Enabling social media for IT stands to dramatically enhance the alignment of business and IT. This will mean better engagement to IT's customers (the business and the organization's end users), driving productivity and even lowering costs. 

So, with social platform initiatives, the IT organization will be able to promote IT services within the organization..

See the original article at: http://enterprisefeatures.com/2012/01/2012-predictions-streamlining-of-it-ops-with-social-interaction-platforms/


About the Author
Sasha Gilenson
Sasha Gilenson enjoyed a long and successful career at Mercury Interactive (acquired by HP), having led the company's QA organization, participating in establishing Mercury's Software as a Service (SaaS), as well as leading a Business Unit in Europe and Asia.

Sasha played a key role in the development of Mercury's worldwide Business Technology Optimization (BTO) strategy and drove field operations of the Wireless Business Unit, all while taking on the duties as the Mercury's top "guru" in quality processes and IT practices domain. In this capacity, Sasha has advised numerous Fortune 500 companies on technology and process optimization, and in turn, acquired a comprehensive and rare knowledge of the market and industry practices.

Sasha holds an M.Sc. in Computer Science from Latvian University and MBA from London Business School.