BYOD, CYOD, and the Open IT Environment

Until recently, IT environments were pretty closed. Users were forced to adapt to various types of technology rather than enjoying the ability to adapt tech to their own unique needs. Today, however, we have the ability to look at configuration, provisioning, and deployment in a whole new way. As such, a growing number of enterprises…
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What to Know Before Transitioning to Office 365

Making the switch from your traditional, on-premises Office suite to Office 365 is a pretty natural step for anyone interested in staying ahead of the technological curve. After all, it’s the future of Microsoft right now, and it comes with a ton of incredible benefits. For one, there are a lot of awesome features to…
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How Does AI Work, and Why Should You Care?

Artificial intelligence is one of the most exciting areas of technology today, and it’s certainly among the more controversial. We’ve all seen that AI has its place on the assembly line, for example, but could a robot really ever be intelligent enough to be your coworker? While only time will reveal what AI actually has…
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Still Not Sure About Windows 10? You’re Missing Out

When Microsoft came up with Windows 10, its goal was to develop the mother of all Windows operating systems. The OS is the present and future of Windows, and it’s able to adapt to any device that you want to connect to it. Even knowing all this, though, there are still many businesses that are…
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Cleaner Data, Clearer Results

If you think you’re struggling to keep up with your organization’s data this year, just wait until 2019. On average, we’re seeing global enterprise data double every two years. In theory, offering business access to that quantity of data is like a goldmine of usable information, but for the most part, enterprises aren’t reaping too…
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Modern Data, Modern Azure

Microsoft recently hit a pretty major milestone with Azure Analysis Services: General Availability (aka: GA). Now that it has achieved this status, the tech giant is taking steps to ensure that the Azure experience is as modern as possible. In fact, it recently released Tabular 1400 models for public preview.  (more…)
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The 3 “As” of Enterprise Cloud Computing

So, you want to increase the agility of your business. You like the idea of having the ability to create new test environments in the blink of an eye, to increase the speed of your development processes, and to have the ability to scale infrastructure at a moment’s notice. In order to reach these goals, your gut is…
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Signs Your Business Has Outgrown QuickBooks

There was a time in the not-so-distant past when QuickBooks may have been the perfect accounting solution for your business. Things were simple back then, and you were able to keep up with all of your customers' demands and expectations within the scope of QuickBooks software. As your company has grown and evolved, though, you…
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Your Future Employees Are Learning the Latest Technologies Right Now – Are You?

The high school class of 2017 is about to graduate, and the classes of 2018, 2019, 2020…they’ll be walking across the stage in their caps and gowns before you know it. Although it will be several years before these young professionals complete college and get hired by your business, the time to start getting ready…
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What’s New with Azure Media Services

Microsoft Azure Media Services has been around for awhile now, and people love it. The extensible cloud-based platform makes it possible for developers to construct fully scalable media management/delivery applications. The program is based on REST APIs which allow users to securely upload, store, encode, and package multimedia content for delivery via on-demand and/or live…
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