Nick Carr

  • Q&A: Nick Carr on 10th anniversary of 'IT Doesn't Matter'

    Posted May 14, 2013 - 8:47 pm

    Nick Carr rocked the tech world with his controversial essay in the May 2003 issue of the Harvard Business Review, titled "IT Doesn't Matter." On the 10-year anniversary of the article's publication, Carr talks about what he got right, what he got wrong, and how the piece remains relevant today.
  • Cloud Mea Culpa: Nick Carr Was Right and I Was Wrong

    Posted April 20, 2009 - 10:28 am

    I confess to having roughed up Nick Carr quite a bit (in print, of course) over the past couple of years. I thought he was plain wrong in his book Does IT Matter? His argument there could be summed up as the spread of IT throughout the economy makes it impossible for any company to achieve competitive advantage through IT; therefore, companies should settle for a commodity IT perspective, spending no more than the minimum necessary to perform basic functionality.

  • Nick Carr: The ways cloud computing will disrupt IT

    Posted March 25, 2009 - 3:07 pm

    Nick Carr (of 'IT Doesn't Matter' fame) discusses the inevitable transition to utility computing and why IT would be wise to brace itself
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