We thought our readers might like to know what industry blogs the Kapow Technologies team reads and considers to be the most insightful and informative. We also encourage your recommendations on others we should check out as well. In no particular order, here they are:
BriefingsDirect, Dana Gardner
Dana is an independent analyst and forward thinking blogger who writes about software productivity trends and new IT business growth opportunities. Dana is president and principal analyst at Interarbor Solutions and also a founding member and a weekly contributor to the Gillmor Gang podcast.
OnStrategies Perspectives, Tony Baer
Currently an analyst with Ovum, Tony has been following the IT industry for nearly two decades. His blog focuses on macro-level trends and events influencing innovation in the areas of SOA and Web Services, BPM, BI, Cloud Computing, SaaS, and software development.
RealWorldSOA, Dave Linthicum
Dave is undeniably one of the world’s foremost authorities on SOA. His blog offers insightful and pitchy commentary on where SOA collides with cloud computing and other hot enterprise IT trends.
The Keene View, Chris Keene
In this colorful blog, Chris Keene, entrepreneur and CEO of WaveMaker Software, riffs on rich internet applications, business and culture.
Service Oriented, Joe McKendrick
Joe tracks the impact of IT on management and markets in his Service Oriented blog. His higher level commentary frequently draws on the musings of his fellow SOA bloggers, including Gardner, Linthicum, Baer and Michelson.
Enterprise 2.0, Dion Hinchcliffe
A prolific blogger and Enterprise 2.0 trend spotter, Dion’s ZDNet blog covers the intersection of Web 2.0 technologies and enterprise IT. As an IT strategy consultant, he also understands how these different technologies can be used to drive real world business benefits inside Fortune 500 companies.
Business Intelligence, Howard Dresner
Howard is a veteran analyst and thought leader on all things BI and Enterprise Performance Management (EPM).
Column2.0, Sandy Kemsley
Sandy is an independent analyst and systems architect who blogs about BPM, Enterprise 2.0 and technology trends in business.
ElementalLinks, Brenda Michelson
Brenda’s blog is a must read for enterprise architects and senior IT professionals. She is an IT strategist and hands-on practitioner, previously having served as the Chief Enterprise Architect for L.L. Bean.
In Context, Doug Henschen
Doug is the editor in chief for Intelligent Enterprise. In his blog for the publication he covers the convergence of business intelligence, performance management, business process management and rules management technologies within enterprise applications and architectures.
Forrester Blog for Information & Knowledge Management
Forrester Analysts tackle a range of topics and trends related to the Information and Knowledge Management professional, including data discovery and integration, content management, BI, and enterprise collaboration.
CMS Watch Blog
In this blog CMS Watch analysts track the latest content-oriented technologies and trends, including innovation in the areas of web content management, enterprise portals, and enterprise search.