AWS Cloud Enterprise Strategy Blog

Just Say No to Software Licensing Audits

“You can’t let your past hold your future hostage.” — LL Cool J In my first few months as a CIO, I felt inundated by requests from an army of vendors. What I really wanted to focus on was learning the business, meeting my team, identifying our strengths and weaknesses, and determining how we should be organized to […]

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The Enterprise Cloud Journey

“Do the difficult things while they are easy and do the great things while they are small. A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.” –Lao Tzu I had an amazing experience at re:Invent this year. I was lucky enough to attend each of the previous conferences as a customer. This year […]

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Accenture and AWS

“I get by with a little help from my friends” -The Beatles In an upcoming post I will detail some characteristics common to enterprises working successfully in the cloud. One of those characteristics is making sure that you have a cloud center of excellence within your organization. For enterprises that want to accelerate their movement […]

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AWS: Tales from the Enterprise

“Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end.” -Seneca September marked the end of my tenure as the CIO of Dow Jones. This month I am thrilled to start the next chapter of my career with Amazon Web Services as the Head of Enterprise Strategy. Computing is constantly evolving. The adoption of the Internet […]

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