Conventionally, the role of the IT department was to run systems and churn out reports. Everyone essentially stuck to their specialties. However, with the cloud, the role of IT is evolving and the correlation between the strength of your IT department and your competitive position is becoming more relevant than ever. In today’s environment, technology […]
Know your App Inventory First and foremost, it’s important to have a good grasp on your application inventory and the applications that are driving your business. What makes a computing environment complicated is that there could be hundreds of these applications with thousands of dependencies that are difficult to untangle. Most data centers have evolved […]
Every minute of every day: 47,000 apps are downloaded from the App Store, 100,000 tweets are sent, $272,000 is spent by consumers online, and 571 websites are created. Take a minute to let that sink in. It’s an incredible time to be in the IT industry considering the exponential growth of technology and the endless […]
For CEOs, cloud computing creates opportunities to innovate more quickly and to deepen ties with partnerships and customers. Today, businesses are not asking if, but when they will migrate to the cloud. Because the chief executive officer sets the tone for cloud strategies to deliver competitive gains and grow the business, it’s at the utmost […]
So, your company has decided to transition to the cloud. You will soon be reaping the benefits of cost efficiency, scalability, and mobility. But to make this move successful, it is helpful to follow these six tips: Consider the Application It is important to understand how your application is architected, you must consider whether the […]
Businesses all over the world, large and small, are seeing the value of moving data to the cloud. Whether it’s simple file sharing or mission-critical data backup, a cloud service’s elastic and efficient capabilities can improve user productivity and unburden IT staff, saving time and money. The question is, just how secure is your cloud? […]
Without proper security measures in place, data stored and processed in the cloud becomes vulnerable to leaks and, even worse, to security breaches and attacks. To keep your company safe, consider these questions when planning ahead: 1. Who should be involved in the conversation? Government organizations have the option to partner with third-party vendors to […]
The competition throughout the cloud industry has resulted in affordable suites for organizations.
Vendors in the IT industry must always be prepared to evolve as new technologies rise to prominence.