Private, Public or Hybrid Cloud for your Company?

  There are many definitions of the cloud.  Businesses have a tough time determining where to keep their applications and data in the new cloud environment.  In reality most companies will have hybrid clouds for a long time. Private Cloud:   A private cloud allows a company to store data and applications on its own […]

Customer Relationship Management in a crowded market

Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software means many different things to different companies.  Some use it to manage leads and sales, others use it to manage customer interactions, it can be used for very specific purposes also, such as HR or vendor management.   Large Database – A CRM like Salesforce is a large database that […]

Cloud storage is not static, it’s interactive and collaborative

The document storage wars are in full force and getting cheaper all the time.  Cloud space is changing quickly. It is an investment of time and resources  to create business processes on how you will store, access and collaborate using documents. However it is also an important investment in the future of your company. There are […]

Share, Brainstorm, Collaborate, Act – How Does Your Company Work?

Be more productive and organized with your co-workers by creating and editing documents online in real time.  Both Google for Work and MS Office 365 offer online documents when you sign up for their email solutions.  These include word, spreadsheet and presentation tools.  You can access and update documents from any browser or mobile device. […]

Crazy for Collaboration!

  Is your company crazy for collaboration?  If not they should be.  New webmail technology can drive increased productivity and reduce travel costs!  A clear ROI can be defined by implementing these tools.  Webmail (either Google for Work or MS Office 365) comes with 5 main applications that all drive improved basic collaboration.  Those tools […]

Tech Trends you can’t afford to ignore for 2015

The new year is upon us and it is time to look at trends for 2015!  The top two trends will require a significant amount of change management in an organization so we will focus on that.   WebMail – This year you will see more companies moving to webmail than ever before.  Google for […]

How Does Your Company Measure Success?

  To begin with, does everyone get at least a monthly update on the health of your company?  Do you publish total revenue, net revenue, best customers or other metrics to keep everyone focused on the main objectives of the organization?    Getting information to upper management down through the front line is important so […]

What does Microsoft’s change in strategy mean for the average small business?

    Microsoft has been slow to adopt to a cloud strategy for its email and office suite.  After seeing double digit percentage declines during the first two quarters of this year, things are changing.   This is GREAT news for those SMBs who have been hesitant to migrate to Google.     Web Mail and […]