Following on from my blog – “Force.com – CIOs dream or nightmare’ Silicon.com has started talking about ‘citizen developers’ in an article Silicon.com : Will ‘citizen developers’ shake up IT development? DIY app builders will create their own personalised business apps beyond the control of the IT department – which is here.
This echoes the other articles I’ve written about the challenges the CIOs. So the challenge for the CIOs is can they make a shift in the minds of the business users from ‘The man who loves to say no’ (the anti-Del Monte man) to the coach, trusted advisor and mentor to the business.
The Silicon.com article is talking about the Stealth Cloud, which I am
speaking about on the conference circuit more and more. But help is at hand. It can be solved, or at least controlled with PASTA.