Want Your Managers to Be More Effective? Try Data Analytics

Big data analysis has a lot to offer businesses in terms of making informed decisions about their customers, predicting the competitive landscape, and sussing out all of the emerging trends before they actually go mainstream. Beyond this outward approach, however, data analytics has the potential to improve in-house operations by providing your management team with…
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Dispelling Myths About the Cloud, Part 2 of 3

In the first part of our series, we took a hard look at some of the myths that initially stop businesses from embracing all that the cloud has to offer. We saw that switching to platforms like Microsoft Office 365 allows for all of the flexibility, control, and security that you expect and require for…
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The Effects of Big Data on Our Everyday Lives

We're living in the digital age, so if you're one of the few folks that still feels as though big data just isn't that big of a deal, it's high time you started rethinking your theories. The fact of the matter is that big data touches just about every aspect of our lives, whether we…
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Dispelling Myths About the Cloud, Part 1 of 3

By now, the majority of businesses have come to the conclusion that they need the business agility and cost savings that are offered to those who move to the cloud. Unfortunately, though, there are a lot of misconceptions about doing so. In fact, there is so much contradictory information floating around online that many companies…
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The Best Techniques to Introduce Tech Tools to Resistant Employees

Technology is always changing. This can be tough to accept, especially since so many people find that change is hard to handle. What do you do, then, when you're planning to update the tools and technologies that your company uses? How can you avoid resistance from your staff? Fortunately, the answer to these questions isn't as…
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Top 5 Mistakes Companies Make When They Make the Move to the Cloud

So you've decided that you've waited long enough; it's time to move your business to the cloud. There are, after all, many compelling reasons for doing so, not the least of which has to do with the fact that the cloud is the way of the future, and all enterprises will end up there sooner…
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Self-Service Insight for Everyone from Any Data — Is Your Organization Ready?

Self-service for Business Intelligence (BI) is the wave of the future. This technology enables enterprises to grant powerful insights to its employees and clients on a departmental and individual level. This is especially beneficial in cases where users' needs are diverse. But while IT departments are excited about the prospect of pursuing self-services as a…
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The Best Cloud Analysts Prefer Microsoft

Enterprise and IT leaders have been a part of the cloud movement since the very beginning. These are the professionals on the front lines, working tirelessly to show their organizations just how much it can truly change the business and the way that operations are handled on a day-to-day basis. They understand what sets the…
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Windows 8 vs Windows 10: What’s the Difference?

Windows 10 has arrived and it's time to make a decision for your business: to upgrade, or not to upgrade? After all, Windows 8 and Windows 10 look suspiciously similar, don't they? There's more than meets the eye, though. This comparison will take a look at both operating systems to break down the key differences…
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Best Practices for Transitioning Workloads to the Cloud

The advantages associated with adopting cloud infrastructure are rapidly attracting enterprises across the globe. Of course, in order to achieve maximum value, these same organizations must have the ability to capitalize on the cloud's benefits by strategically planning for the transfer of workloads into the cloud. This must be done efficiently, effectively, and affordably. (more…)
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