Joe Hewitson

News Writer

With a degree in Applied Computing Technology and over a decade of service in the IT and Software Development industries, Joe Hewitson has acquired a keen ability to write about emerging technologies and the impact they have on businesses in many different industries. Accompanying his love for all things tech is a passion for writing informed and engaging pieces in a unique and easy to understand voice. Living in the beautiful arms of the Rocky Mountains, Joe is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys running, biking, and fishing.

Articles by Joe Hewitson

IT Investment Rises on the Hopes of Increased Productivity

By Joe Hewitson

Having surveyed 500 mid-market executives, a new Deloitte study found two interesting facts about current IT investment trends. Read More

By Joe Hewitson
News Writer

August 25, 2016

IT Transformation Takes Center Stage as GE’s Jim Fowler Discusses the Changing Role of the CIO

By Joe Hewitson

In a recent interview with CIO.com, Jeff Fowler talks about the effects of IT transformation on his role, along with his thoughts on the future of CIOs. Read More

By Joe Hewitson
News Writer

August 23, 2016

Enterprise Spending on Public Cloud Services Expected to Top $195 Billion by 2020

By Joe Hewitson

IDC expects enterprise spending on public cloud services to more than double by 2020. This spending will increase across IaaS, PaaS and SaaS. Read More

By Joe Hewitson
News Writer

August 16, 2016

IT Job Growth Pumps the Breaks in July, Prepares for Market Shift

By Joe Hewitson

After enjoying rapid expansion through the first half of 2016, IT job growth slowed down slightly in July. Experts still predict continued growth, though. Read More

By Joe Hewitson
News Writer

August 12, 2016

SEC Business Continuity Proposal Would Protect Investment Advisers

By Joe Hewitson

A recent SEC business continuity proposal outlines potential requirements for investment advisers regarding business continuity and transition plans. Read More

By Joe Hewitson
News Writer

August 6, 2016

Network Performance Concerns Enterprises as Olympic Games Approach

By Joe Hewitson

With the summer Olympic Games descending on Brazil in a few days, many concerns overshadow the event, including those involving network performance. Read More

By Joe Hewitson
News Writer

August 1, 2016

IT Spending Moves Further Away From the Data Center

By Joe Hewitson

Gartner expects IT spending on the public cloud to grow from $114 billion in 2016 to $216 billion in 2020 — almost doubling in dollars spent. Read More

By Joe Hewitson
News Writer

July 28, 2016

Latest Oracle Update Addresses 276 Vulnerabilities

By Joe Hewitson

This past Tuesday, CIO detailed the latest Oracle update that included an unprecedented 276 fixes across more than 80 products. Read More

By Joe Hewitson
News Writer

July 26, 2016

Assembly Language Finds New Life Through IoT

By Joe Hewitson

Despite its status as unforgiving, Assembly language is making a surprise comeback in the programming community — thanks in large part to IoT devices. Read More

By Joe Hewitson
News Writer

July 20, 2016