Dean is Director of Information Technology at Absolute. He has over 20 years of progressive experience leading IT groups in U.S. and Canadian-based companies ranging from $18M to over $3.4B in revenue. He specializes in the following industries: Manufacturing, Insurance, Real Estate and Call Centers. Dean’s background includes business acquisition & consolidations, data center design, business and systems analysis, application design, disaster recovery and high availability models. He has a proven track record of successful IT implementations and operations, defining strategy and overall architecture and driving cost-effective technology solutions.
It may sound like a clandestine mission or something out of crime drama, but Shadow IT is actually a very common, everyday occurrence. And it has been happening in organizations (yours included) for decades.