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Risk Assessments and Their Importance to Your IT Security Strategy

Posted in Agriculture | Construction | Government | Healthcare | Higher Education | Managed Services | Managed IT Services | Managed Security | Manufacturing & Distribution | Not-for-Profit | IT Consulting | Security | Strategic IT Planning on March 16, 2015

Understanding and assessing risk is a fundamental way to improve information security decisions. While it is impossible to eliminate all the risks associated with systems and sensitive information in an environment, employing a risk management program helps focus limited resources to provide the greatest level of risk reduction. [More]

What You Need to Know from Convergence 2015 - Day 1

Posted in ERP & CRM Software | Microsoft Dynamics AX | Microsoft Dynamics GP | Microsoft Dynamics NAV & NAV-X | Microsoft Dynamics SL | Microsoft Dynamics CRM | Microsoft Dynamics Convergence | Managed Services on March 16, 2015

Microsoft Convergence 2015 kicked off today with a keynote address. The overall tone of the keynote focused on some tight integration within the Microsoft product ecosystem that should help businesses become more productive with products backed by the powerful Azure cloud. [More]

Don't Get Caught Off Guard with Windows Server 2003 End of Life

Posted in Supply Chain | Agriculture | Construction | Healthcare | Managed Services | Managed IT Services | Core Technology | Manufacturing & Distribution | Not-for-Profit | Oilfield Services | IT Consulting | IT Infrastructure | Strategic IT Planning on March 10, 2015

Companies and organizations running Windows Server 2003 need to start thinking and acting on plans to upgrade their systems. [More]

Are You Burning Money with Unrealistic RPOs and RTOs?

Posted in Agriculture | Construction | Government | Managed Services | Managed IT Services | Manufacturing & Distribution | Not-for-Profit | Oilfield Services | Technology | IT Consulting | IT Infrastructure | Strategic IT Planning on February 13, 2015

What happens when a major event or catastrophe happens to your organization’s network? It’s time to follow the Recovery Point Objective (RPO) and Recovery Time Objectives (RTO) protocols. [More]

Boost Operations & Productivity in Your Manufacturing Organization with a Mobility Strategy

Posted in ERP & CRM Software | ERP Software | Managed Services | Managed IT Services | Manufacturing & Distribution | Industrial Equipment Manufacturing Innovation | Industrial Equipment Manufacturing Trends | Operations Improvement/Management | Supply Chain Management on January 16, 2015

If you’re a manufacturer that has been bogged down by manual processes, you’ve likely felt the wrath of lost of productivity, data inaccuracies, response delays and unsatisfied employees―but you don’t have to continue experiencing this. [More]


Will Your IT Infrastructure be on the Chopping Block When Ties are Severed with Windows Server 2003?

Posted in Agriculture | Construction | Government | Healthcare | Managed Services | Managed IT Services | Manufacturing & Distribution | Real Estate | Retail | Technology on December 16, 2014

On July 14, 2015, support to Windows Server 2003 will officially come to an end. If your business is still running one of these configurations, there will be an immediate and major security risk to your data. [More]

Top 10 Business Blog Posts from 2012

Posted in Accounting, Audit and Tax | Advisory | Leadership | Managed Services | Technology on December 27, 2012

This year had many changes in the business world, and many are still to come in future years. From enterprise resource planning (ERP) and customer relationship management (CRM) solutions, to leadership skills, to recent trends related to technology in the workplace, many of our most popular blog posts were about new products, new technologies and news that will impact the next few years. So withou... [More]

4 factors to consider when moving to the cloud

Posted in Managed Services | Managed IT Services | Core Technology | Managed Security | Total Technology | Technology | Cloud & Hosting Solutions | Business Critical Application Hosting | Colocation | Managed Hosting Solutions | IT Consulting on October 22, 2012

You’ve decided to go to the cloud. You read our post about the different cloud models and now it’s time to make a decision. For most businesses, it is a decision between public and private (or some kind of hybrid) clouds. What kinds of factors should you consider before making your decision? We recommend reviewing the following and discussing these concerns with your IT partner. Secur... [More]

4 clouds and 4 definitions: Choosing which is best for your business

Posted in Managed Services | Managed IT Services | Core Technology | Managed Security | Total Technology | Technology | Cloud & Hosting Solutions | Business Critical Application Hosting | Colocation | Managed Hosting Solutions | Communication & Collaboration | IT Consulting | IT Infrastructure | Custom Application & Database Solutions | Disaster Recovery & Business Continuity | Mobility | Network Design & Management | Virtualization | Strategic IT Planning on September 20, 2012

You want to go to the cloud. You’ve heard and read about it, and it seems to make sense. But where do you start? One of the first decisions to make is whether you will move to a public, private, community or hybrid cloud model. Yes, there really are that many different types of cloud solutions! That’s why it’s key to understand the differences, advantages and disadvantages of eac... [More]

Higher education: How to manage student accounts receivables

Posted in Accounting, Audit and Tax | Accounting Services | Higher Education | Managed Services | Outsourced Accounting on July 17, 2012

Each year, it’s getting more expensive for students to attend a college or university. The cost of tuition, housing and books are all increasing, so students need more assistance and are taking out more loans. After graduation, student accounts receivables can be a significant asset of a higher education institution, and more importantly, can require a substantial amount of the institution&r... [More]

Accounts payable and accounts receivable at the heart of your business

Posted in Accounting, Audit and Tax | Accounting Services | Managed Services | Outsourced Accounting on March 23, 2012

There is no doubt that financials is the lifeblood of your organization.  At the heart of your financials are the processes surrounding accounts payable (AP) and accounts receivable (AR).  If you can successfully manage both AP and AR, you’ll see healthier overall business success, but how do you achieve this?  A recent Aberdeen Group Research report details the common challen... [More]



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