BY JAY PARKES, DECEMBER 17, 2013
BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE

Bringing new value to healthcare IT

IT as an essential part of health technology
It is a continuing source of professional satisfaction for me to see my company committed to helping customers transform their thinking and their IT infrastructure to focus on generating true business value. As a result, I couldn’t help but notice when the Healthcare Information & Management Systems Society (HIMSS) recently introduced the Health IT Value Suite. I’m taking this as a positive sign that, unlike many other industries, the healthcare sector has decided it’s time  …>> more

Dispelling misconceptions about Office 365

Did you know that… The annual savings of users who move their apps to the cloud is 21% (business insider) Cloud computing is up to 40x more cost-effective for small and mid-sized companies compared to running their own IT systems (Microsoft) CIOs will spend 59% more on cloud computing in 2014 (CIO Insight) Cloud software solutions are a big deal for businesses who are looking to their technology investments to help them be more effective, efficient and productive while keeping costs  …>> more
BY MARTY GROSH, MARCH 6, 2013
CLOUD COMPUTING

What we can learn from Amazon’s cloud model

How the ecommerce site has turned its own infrastructure into a lucrative revenue source – and what it traditional storage vendors can learn from Amazon’s cloud model. In these early days of cloud computing, I’m seeing an interesting trend emerge as companies look for business opportunities presented by this new model. It seems that the businesses that are most successful are the ones that are already operating in the cloud in some manner or using  …>> more
BY ANDREW STEWART, FEBRUARY 11, 2013
CLOUD COMPUTING

How to choose the best cloud for your business

Cloud Collage
It’s hard to ignore all the buzz around cloud computing. Offering an impressive list of potential infrastructure benefits, including cost reduction, flexibility, scalability, reliability, maintainability and more, cloud represents a significant disruptive shift in the traditional computing paradigm. Cost, performance, security and budget all offer compelling reasons to make a jump to the cloud. But there are dozens of cloud services available, so how do you decide which cloud model is right for you? Key  …>> more