Monday, December 29, 2008

Next Meeting Monday January 5th

The next ColARC meeting will be Monday, January 5th at 6:00 at the Quick Solutions office at 440 Polaris Parkway, Suite 500 in Westerville OH

As for a topic...

In a time of economic slowdown companies look for ways to reduce costs. Many companies look to IT as a department that can be trimmed down while other companies look to IT to help them find ways to reduce costs elsewhere. In some cases, as industries consolidate, IT spending is increasing as new integration projects are started. As an architect, what are your concerns about the current economic climate and how are you positioning yourself and your company to be competitive in the future?

Monday, December 8, 2008

nPlus1 is Looking for Writers

nPlus1 is looking new writers. If your interested in contributing some first-part content to nPlus1 please send an abstract or a draft to

We are looking for articles on the following topics:

  • Application Architecture

  • Enterprise Architecture

  • SOA

  • Cloud Computing

  • Virtualization

  • Frameworks

  • Application Servers

  • Methodology/Process

  • Anything that would be interesting to other Architects or aspiring Architects

We look forward to seeing your articles!

The Editors