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.

5 Reasons to Execute a SQL 2016 Upgrade

Resistance to change is understandable when it comes to the Database, but the many benefits of Microsoft's SQL 2016 should make any IT leader consider the upgrade.

The High Cost of Interruptions on JD Edwards CNC Productivity

IT employees such as CNC administrators and solutions architects may lose over $30,000 in annual productivity due to work interruptions, but a closer examination of those stoppages may help you gain much of that loss back.

Artificial Intelligence: Our Hopes and Fears

AI may be the dominant theme for humanity going forward. Here's an introductory overview on the topic, how it impacts several of our business sectors now, and the hopes and fears for how it may shape our jobs, economy and existence in the future.

It's the Process, Stupid!

So I keep telling myself, the greatest invention in the last 200 years isn't a product, but rather the scientific method, the process which has been used to create millions of products. Today, when change is exponential, a focus on process over products is even more important. Here are 5 keys to focusing on process.

Stop Hesitating and Start Delegating

Delegating tasks to another party is a straightforward concept which can have dramatic results on productivity. So why do we keep delaying such a good thing?