Do-it-yourself IT: Sponsored by IBM
Rod Smith, Strategy Vice President, IBM/Internet Emerging Technology
In this session, Smith discusses the evolution of the web application paradigm that is being fueled by the extreme popularity of blogs and wikis, creating new ways of interacting and truly enabling the read/write web. These technologies are evolving to enable the next wave of DIY-IT by combining the flexibility of user-oriented information architecture provided by active content (such as wikis) with that of content-in-flight (such as web services and RSS feeds) to provide an easy-to-use integration platform for creating a new style of content-centric applications.
Characteristics of DIY-IT include:
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