August 20, 2014

The Death of the Traditional IT Model

For decades now, there has been two opposing choices in managing IT- do it yourself, or outsource it. With increasingly technical, business and compliance complexity, the […]
March 5, 2014

Still on Windows XP? Now you really HAVE to upgrade. Really.

Okay, I get that you may not like change. I understand that Windows XP is like a trusted friend who’s been at your side for a […]
November 1, 2013

Surplus IT Budget? Lucky You!

It’s that time of year: Time to decide what to do with surplus IT budget. If you find yourself with some surplus in your IT budget […]
October 24, 2013

Is Bad Tech Costing Your Company?

I was reading an interesting article that asked the question “Is Bad Tech Costing Your Company” and it really brought home the reality of ‘old school’ […]
June 3, 2013

MDM with Exchange 2010 and 2013

A lot of talk these days surrounds Mobile Device Management, why you need it and how you can use it to help control your mobile workforce.  […]
May 15, 2013

More BYOD Considerations

As we continue on our discussions around BYOD, one topic that comes up time and again is the potential issues around these mixed use devices. The mixing of personal and professional data creates some questions and issues that really do bear some analysis and discussion before making any final decisions regarding BYOD in your business.
April 3, 2013

Cloud Applications for Productivity

Most mobile cloud apps are aimed toward consumerism.  News organizations like CNN have mobile apps to get the latest headlines, Netflix lets you watch the latest […]
March 3, 2013

Scalability – A Compelling Cloud Argument

[avatar user=”richardb” size=”original” align=”right”] There are many conversations regarding the Cloud these days, seemingly endless chatter on why to move to the cloud and why not […]
January 17, 2013

2013 Predictions

As I look into my crystal ball for 2013, there are a few topics I think will be hot around the water cooler, and as a business owner, executive or IT professional, it would be smart to start thinking about and planning for.
November 9, 2012

Windows 8 Part 2

Lots of talk about Windows 8 recently (not surprisingly). As I blogged earlier, I am a fan, but there are considerations that need to be considered when determining if you want to move to the new OS