How Strong is Your Application Management?

Successful Application Management (AM) is the process of managing the operation, maintenance, versioning and upgrading of an application throughout its lifecycle. It is a method of IT governance that focuses on setting optimal procedural and performance standards, while integrating both IT and business AM objectives. Successful AM centers around best practices, techniques, and procedures, which [...]

Cloud Fears – Part I

Many companies are hesitant to move to the cloud. Cost isn’t an issue – the cloud is relatively inexpensive and can be adjusted to most budgets with pay-as-you-go fees, but there are several overriding fears. Let’s examine the top “fears.” Loss of control and customization: Typical cloud solutions maintain control [...]

The Contract IT Advantage

Part II – Advantages for Your Company Information Technology, an integral part of every industry, often comes with a high price tag. Whether you’re combing massive databases for potential customers, implementing new software, seeking IT staff with specific certification, needing a cyber security analyst, or any other IT issue, the [...]