The CTO & vCIO's Role

The digital sphere in which we live currently allows for outsourcing in different aspects of business operations. This is beneficial to both large corporations and small businesses alike. One important service that can be easily outsourced is the Virtual Chief Technology Officer, who is essentially an external IT leader with a mission to ensure the IT systems of the enterprise are functioning optimally.

Assessing IT Assessments

IT assessments are important for every IT environment since they give a glimpse into the aspects which work and those which do not within a corporation. Efficiency is therefore a capital reason for which enterprises need to do an IT assessment from time to time in order to ensure smooth operations. In our digital world, businesses have evolved to the point where most procedures have become virtual which therefore necessitates all organizations to get expert analysis for this purpose. Hiring enterprises specialized in the assessment process is imperative because they have the resources to do a comprehensive job after which recommendations are given for the upkeep and competent functioning of the business in areas relating network infrastructure, risk management and more.

Solution Comparison: 'as-a-Service' JDE CNC Support vs Resource-Based Options

Leveraging the 'as-a-Service' model for JD Edwards CNC support is a flexible and cost effective alternative to Resource-based options. This chart compares the different CNC support approaches a company has to select from and shows why the consumption-based ITaaS model may be the best support solution. 

The Big Deal About Big Data

Big Data is the next ‘big’ thing in computing. It generates value from different data sets that cannot be analyzed by using traditional computing methodologies. The amount of data being generated daily is growing exponentially-- as new data is being recorded, newer data is being created, previous data is being monitored, existing data is being modified and so on and so on. This obsession with data might seem absurd at first, but the practice of recording, evaluating and creating is ancient, and for good reasons. Retailers are building troves of data on the observed activity of customers and their next interactions, while organizations from logistics firms, financial services, health care, and other service sectors are striving to fill their own databases full of unique information.

4 Phases to Implement an Effective Security Infrastructure

As regulatory requirements continue to multiply, information security policies must meet the needs of your business without the crippling effect of bureaucracy. Here's how to establish an effective security infrastructure which will keep your IT organization high-performing and your business secure.

How Mature Are Your Analytics?

Are you having trouble accessing the data you need? Or spending too much time accessing and assembling it? Or are you simply waiting for the data and analytics to tell you what to do? Your answer will determine where your organization is on the analytics maturity model, and where you may want to go next.

Is Your Organization’s Information Safe?

If you work for a company with ~50+ employees, you may start to wonder why your IT team is so busy and unable to respond to support requests more quickly. Well, not only are they chipping away at a mountain of user requests, but they're also working to safeguard the organization’s information from many threats.

The Benefits of Implementing LDAP in EnterpriseOne

Connecting LDAP to your EnterpriseOne environment increases the speed and efficiency of your systems. Here are answers to the common questions surrounding this implementation.