James McGovern is an Enterprise Architect at The Hartford, whose focus is on the human aspects of technology around open source, software security, enterprise architecture and agile software development.

Enterprise Architecture: Thought LeadershipThe funny thing is that everyone has an opinion on what an IT professional is nowadays. Some will even argue what the word professional means. One could say that a professional is someone who gets paid. I guess this makes the baristas at Starbucks or the high school dropout who flips burgers professionals which makes the word professional meaningless.