Where Roland Buresund tells the world his opinions, regardless of if it wants to hear it :-)

Plone Pros and Cons

What is the good and bad parts of Plone?



Nearly everyone seems to use the SWOT analysis today, probably because it is easy to understand, comprehend and remember!

CIOs and Security

IT Department Overall

  • Business Knowledge
  • ROI
  • Technical Forward Planning
  • Support the Organizations Overall Strategy
  • Integration of the Different Parts of the Organization
  • Usage Policies for IT
  • Supply Education
  • Proactive Following of Relevant Laws

The IT Department Runs

  • Platforms
  • Applications
  • Desktops
  • Networks
  • Web-Presence
  • Printing
  • Portables
  • Telephony
    • Fixed
    • Mobile
    • Switchboards
    • PBX

The IT Department Buys

  • Computers
  • Printers
  • Telephones
  • PBXs
  • Network Equipment
  • Software
    • Applications
    • Management
    • Diagnostic
  • Consultants
  • Training Courses
  • Support and Service Agreements
  • Air Conditioning
  • Electricity
  • Computer Rooms
  • Cables

The IT Department Needs

  • Customer Service
  • Preventive Maintenance
  • Active Management
  • Administration
  • Frequent Inventory
  • Repairs
  • Bug Fixes
  • S/W Development
  • Logistics
  • Environmental Watch

IT Is Taken for Granted that

  • This will be handled
    • With Prudently Low Costs
      • Controlled Each Month by the CFO
    • With High Quality
      • Or the Customers, Internal and External, Complains Immediately
      • Usually Business Critical
    • In a Secure Manner

You can Have 2 out of 3

  • Low Costs
  • Security
  • High Quality
  • Guess the Priority the CIO assigns?


Switch-over from Drupal to Plone

Switches also from Wopsa to Webfaction

E-mail Working, Thanks Webfaction

Switched the e-mail for buresund.se from Wopsa to Webfaction and I must say that I was pleasantly surprised on how easy it was to transfer approx. 4 000 e-mails.