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In the first part of this post we covered the best technology investments a business can make if they are looking to leverage technology to get a competitive advantage. In this post, we will cover the main types of investments you should avoid in the majority of situations. Unfortunately, many people are swept away by the possibilities of software investment and don’t take as close of a look at the projects they embark on as they should.Continue reading
Businesses should not invest in technology for the sake of doing so. The current state of things is that we too often jump to the conclusion that an existing business situation not leveraging technology can be ameliorated by the introduction of it. So, thus, the question becomes “What is a worthwhile technology investment?”.
In this two-part series, we’ll go over legitimate reasons why your business should invest in technology as well as reasons to steer away from it.Continue reading
Sitecore is one of the, if not the, leading enterprise content management system (CMS) currently out there. Its’ target users base tends to be multinational companies that have large multi-site needs.Continue reading
There are few leaders that are able to move from a technical managerial or directorial position into the role of a chief and thrive in it off the bat. Many such leaders never manage to reach their utmost potential, the dizzying pace of technological progress is perhaps part of the reason success as a CIO has become more difficult. If you don’t know the differences between a CIO and CTO check out this article here.
It’s safe to say that the companies that are able to use technology not only as a back-office tool to keep the lights running, but as a catalyst for business growth and development, are going to be the companies that will win in the 21st century, and a skillful CIO is key to that success. These are the skills a CIO needs to muster in order to push her organization forward in the digital era.Continue reading
A lot of businesses are aiming to create platform experiences into both their external product or service delivery as well as internally within the company’s own operations. The reason this initiative has become much more prominently found among the industry is due to 1) the increasing amount of information silos popping up left and right as more and more systems enter a company’s software ecosystem and 2) because of the increasing array of options available to firms of all backgrounds.
In this post, we will quickly cover six different collaboration applications that can help your company streamline its’ business operations. The intended use of these platforms is varied, they can be used for intranets, client portals, online communities, and lightweight learning management systems and so forth.