Cisco and Videoconferencing: Mission Accomplished

Somewhere in the mid nineties Intel announced  that they were entering a new market: the market of videoconferencing. They were convinced that their timing was right and that the rapidly growing cost of business travel could be pushed back by organizations through adoption of teleconferencing technology. During conferences they showed the audience how it worked […] Read more »

The METISfiles: Nieuw Onderzoeksinitiatief voor de ICT Industrie

21 Maart 2011, Amsterdam ICT onderzoeksveteranen Pim Bilderbeek, Simone de Bruin en Marcel Warmerdam slaan de handen in één en starten het onderzoek en advies bureau The METISfiles. Met een gezamenlijke ervaring van meer dan 60 jaar in de ICT industrie focussen zij zich volledig op het oplossen van strategische issues voor het management in […] Read more »

The METISfiles: New Research and Consulting Firm for ICT Executives

March 21st 2011, Amsterdam, The Netherlands ICT research veterans Pim Bilderbeek, Simone de Bruin and Marcel Warmerdam join forces and launch research and consulting firm the METISfiles. Having worked a combined 60 years in the ICT research industry they aim for complete client focus and are dedicated to solving strategic issues for executives in the […] Read more »

Contact

If you have specific questions, feel free to call or mail one of our founding partners. Marcel Warmerdam, Partner and Principal Analyst (Connected Worker and general ICT) Mobile: +31 (0)6 46 243 139 Skype: marcelwarmerdam Email: marcel@themetisfiles.com Simone de Bruin, Partner and Principal Analyst (Partner Ecosystem and Software) Mobile: +31 (0)6 10 352 852 Skype: […] Read more »

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Research

The METISvault is our database of information that supports our research and analysis. The team of the METISfiles collects vendor information on a quarterly basis and user information on a annual basis. The database ensures up-to-date IT market and IT user information that can be sliced and diced in various ways: technology level Industry level […] Read more »

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COBOL naar de hemel

In de tijd dat Informatie Technologie synoniem was met het automatiseren van back-office processen, heb ik bij het toenmalige Pandata het vak van COBOL-krasser c.q. -klopper geleerd. Alles draaide toen om hardware. En hardware was vooral heel erg duur. Programmeurs en systeemanalisten dienden daarom mooie maar vooral efficiënte administratieve applicaties te schrijven op machines van […] Read more »