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Looking for a theory to explain the impact of security on technology adoption decisions

Looking at the gaps in information security is dealt with in a framework called Technology, Organisation and Environment (TOE). It claims to provide a mechanism for explaining an organisation’s response to a new technology by assessing internal and external factors that influence adoption of new technological innovations. The challenge is that it doesn’t seem to have a very good account of the importance of information security Continue reading

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Coding in the cloud

I’m wearing my developer’s hat today: When it comes to offering web services or cloud computing, code sharing through GPL is beginning to break down (since you don’t have to share the code running on your servers); and the Affero … Continue reading

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