IT and Telecom professionals have their hands full. With the proliferation of mobile devices and end user mobility requirements, your ability to effectively manage mobile expenses, assist end users, device life cycle and manage asset security can be daunting.
How to Best Use iPads for Virtual Patient Visits
September 19, 2017 | Post by James Bainter | 0 Comments
In our digitally enhanced world, healthcare is yet another industry that has turned to using virtual connections instead of in-person visits. Virtual patient visits will soon be commonplace, replacing many in-person non-emergency or one-time care appointments. Find out how healthcare providers can best use Apple iPads to conduct these visits.
Cloud, on Premises or Hybrid: What's Best for Your Workloads?
September 14, 2017 | Post by Bryan Erwin | 0 Comments
Since the dawn of cloud computing, companies have had to determine which workloads to put in the cloud and which to keep on premises. In the excitement of the early days, it seemed that everything should be in the cloud. These days, IT teams are taking a more strategic approach.
Choosing the optimal place for your applications takes time and careful thought. Different configurations work for different needs. Here are four key issues to consider.
Do Legacy Apps Have a Place in Financial Services?
September 13, 2017 | Post by Tim Fisher | 0 Comments
The pace at which technological advances are being made creates new opportunities as well as complications in an array of industries. Nowhere is this more true than in financial services. Cost burdens to maintain legacy systems and being able to adjust to fluctuating business demands in a secure manner has financial service organizations contemplating where to take their legacy apps in an ever-changing fintech environment.
What to Consider When Selecting an IT Help Desk Solution
September 12, 2017 | Post by Jill Randolph | 0 Comments
Not exactly a big business yet? You’ll be happy to know there are dedicated IT help desk options out there for SMEs. While it may be a bit harder to find help with comprehensive IT service desk management support options, once you do, keep these three tips in mind as you start to evaluate their services.
The High Stakes of an Unsuccessful Hybrid Cloud Deployment
September 08, 2017 | Post by Bryan Erwin | 0 Comments
A hybrid cloud deployment that falls short of expectations may not only hurt your company, but also put your career on the line.
The pressure on IT has never been greater. If you're taking on a major technology implementation — for example, a new cloud initiative — senior executives will be watching. Moving too slowly or spending beyond your budget will test leadership's patience. And you don’t want to lose their trust or support.
Here are four common challenges IT leaders must address when trying to meet business needs with a hybrid cloud strategy.
How Retail Technology Solutions are Changing the Role of Employees
September 06, 2017 | Post by Tom Alvey | 0 Comments
Effective retailers recognize that employees and technology go hand-in-hand in creating a better shopping experience. Rather than replacing employees, technology will require these workers to have new skills, and empower them to use these skills more effectively, meaning they’ll spend less time scanning products and stocking shelves and more time assisting customers.
5 Challenges in Managing a Hybrid or Multi-Cloud Environment
August 31, 2017 | Post by Bryan Erwin | 0 Comments
Given the significant shortage of knowledgeable cloud workers out there, many businesses are lacking in-house cloud expertise. As a result, deploying a successful cloud strategy is often a complex undertaking. Here's a look at five of the most common challenges businesses face in managing a hybrid or multi-cloud environment.
What is IT Asset Disposition?
August 29, 2017 | Post by Joseph Geletei | 0 Comments
Replacing and remarketing outdated IT equipment isn’t as simple as plugging in the new technology and putting the old hardware on Craigslist. There are many considerations, such as confidential device data, environmental hazards, and logistics that all require a well-planned strategy.