Think about kids. No one needs to teach them to be afraid of the dark, they just are. It all goes back to fear of the unknown, and we tend to carry that fear into our adult lives in some subconscious or conscious capacity. In the IT world, Shadow IT might as well be the metaphorical “dark”.
As we head into the Gartner Symposium this coming week, I wanted to take a moment to focus on a topic that will continue to be emphasized by Gartner for the remainder of the year: bimodal IT. Not just the basic plan of separating your IT development into two halves, traditional and innovative – that’s been done to death. At Apto Solutions, we specialize in the afterlife of IT, so I wanted to give you the ITAD take.