Welcome to the 3rd and final part in our conversation with Cal Braunstein of Robert Frances Group. Subject matter expertise includes: purchasing, contract negotiations, vendor management, leasing, mission-critical systems, business continuity, DR/BC, SLAs, servers, storage, ROI and TCO analyses, information governance, infrastructure architecture, risk management, data center energy efficiency, and sustainability.
In part 2, Jeff continues his conversation with Cal Braunstein. Cal serves as CEO & Executive Director of Research at RFG, which provides concierge advisory, consulting and research services for business technology (BT) executives. We facilitate bi-weekly invitation-only discussions on current issues for senior IT executive at the top financial services firms and other select […]
Jeff welcomes Cal Braunstein, CEO & Executive Director of Research at Robert Frances Group. Prior to joining RFG, Cal held a variety of management and non-management positions in IBM. He provided IT consulting and advisory services for enterprises in Asia, North America, Europe and Australia and was one of the consultants selected to assist Louis […]
In part two, Jeff Bittner continues the conversation with iFixit CEO, Kyle Wiens, a staunch advocate for the right to repair consumer property. The fact is, you don’t really need a new phone simply because there is a new color. This is a fun conversation about the circular economy of IT.
In this series, Jeff welcomes the CEO of iFIxit, Kyle Wiens. They discuss the beginnings of iFIxit, the right to repair movement, and rethinking the value proposition of consumer electronics upgrades. Kyle’s background is in Computer Science, with a Bachelor’s from Cal Poly. This is a fun conversation about the circular economy of IT.