About Joni Rolenaitis

Joni Rolenaitis is Vice President of Technology and Product Development for Experian Business Information Services. She is responsible for defining, deploying and evaluating the technology infrastructure that enables access to and use of Experian’s business data, products and services.

Posts by Joni Rolenaitis

From Both Sides Now- Are these Clouds’ Illusions? – continued

Posted on Aug 26 2011 by

In my last post I was making the point that BusinessIQ is a cloud computing application but acknowledged that I’d have to lead into that claim with more explanation of the topic.  So here goes: My computer is way dumber now than it used to be.  Despite discreet motherboard replacement surgery, memory supplements,  expanding storage […]

From Both Sides Now- Are these Clouds Illusions?

Posted on Jul 12 2011 by

I’m thinking that Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Google and general techno-cognoscenti , must be a  Joni Mitchell fan.  He is credited with having coined the term “cloud computing,” a brilliant metaphor for describing the most recent digital phenomenon that promises to transform everything from the way we interact with our machines to the way […]

Pardon me, your platform is shifting

Posted on May 20 2011 by

I entered college during the [self-proclaimed] golden years of university education, which is to say shortly after the release of the movie Animal House.  This was a simpler time when the closest thing to a personal computer was the de rigueur TI “pocket” calculator- an outrageously expensive, battery operated plastic device twice the size of […]