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    Microsoft Azure Vs. Amazon Web Services: Choosing the Best Cloud Services for Your Business Applications

    Written by: Dan Carpenter

    IT cloud services, database, networking, email, and more.

    Let’s nip this in the bud. Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure are both top providers of IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service), but neither is the be-all and end-all for every business. Both cloud services offer very similar computing, storage, and networking services, and help businesses reduce their total cost of ownership. So how do you know which cloud system is right for you

    Don’t get caught up on trying to figure out which service provider is the best. You should ask, “Which cloud service is best for my business?”

    The cloud service you choose should be based on use-case scenarios, and you’ll want to consider these three things:

    1. The infrastructure, platforms, and software your business is currently using
    2. What systems you want to host in-house or move to the cloud
    3. Your industry’s compliance requirements

    Let’s dig into these important points. Read more …

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    Shadow IT

    What is Shadow IT?

    Written by: JP Lessard

    When everyone is running different software it makes it harder to collaborate, mitigate security risks, or find information you need. We’ll show you how to prevent Shadow IT and keep employees happy by giving them the solutions they need while reducing instances of rogue programs or downloads on your IT systems. View our infographic below to see how you […]

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    This is How the Internet of Things Will Help Your Business

    Written by: JP Lessard

    The IoT is Here and It’s Ready to Increase Your Business Productivity The Internet of Things (IoT) is here, all around you. Some talk about the IoT like it’s the future, like it’s a revolution waiting to happen. The truth is that engineers have already figured out how to make products “smart,” and the real […]

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    Solving the 3 Most Common Remote Employee Challenges

    Written by: John Bialous

    How to Keep Your Remote Employees Connected Winter is here, marking the beginning of the holiday season. Between winter break at schools , bad weather, and vacations to warmer destinations, there can be a lot of distractions that pull employees away from the office. During these winter months, it’s important to accommodate for situations where […]

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    Top 4 Spine-Chilling Tech Challenges

    Written by: Kimberly Burghart

    Cybercriminals, Old Software, Missing Metrics, Oh My! Before the ghouls and goblins come a knockin’ at your door, demanding candy and threatening trickery, we want to give you your first scare of the day.

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    Business Productivity and Technological Solutions: Part 4

    Written by: JP Lessard

    Building Custom Software vs. Buying Pre-Made Solutions In Part 4 of our series, we’ll discuss what factors you should be considering when comparing custom software and pre-made solutions. You should have already completed a gap analysis of your business processes in Part 3: Analysing Software Features and Creating a Comparison Chart. Now we should be able […]

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    Avoiding Business Software Delays and Abandonment

    Written by: JP Lessard

    Getting the Most from Your Business Software Development When adapting new technologies for your business, you want to achieve your end goal with as little friction as possible. It’s not uncommon however, when implementing new solutions, for your current business processes, people, and productivity to be affected by the transition to new solutions. This transition period is […]

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    Business Productivity and Technological Solutions: Part 3

    Written by: JP Lessard

    Part 3: Analysing Software Features and Creating a Comparison Chart In Part 2 of our series, we went through how to run a software needs discovery and evaluated the importance of each requirement. Part 3 of our series will take you through the process of setting up a software comparison chart for finding the best […]

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    Business Productivity and Technological Solutions: Part 1

    Written by: JP Lessard

    Part 1: Proactively Addressing Business Problems Welcome to our four-part series, Business Productivity and Technological Solutions. In this series we’ll walk you through how to address business problems, discovering what technological solutions your business needs, comparing available technologies, and whether to build or buy solutions. With our first entry, we’ll discuss how you can be […]

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    What You Need to Know About Security When Moving to the Cloud

    Written by: Joe Reithmeier

    Cloud security issues have you feeling under the weather? Cloud computing isn’t the future of business. It’s what companies are doing right now to make their businesses better. Cloud computing is a fantastic option for many businesses seeking increased productivity, collaboration, and mobile accessibility  while decreasing costs. The concern many business professionals have is the […]

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