About Louis Gervais

Director Advanced Solutions Central and Eastern Canada.

L’intersection des TI Hybrides et de l’Espace de travail Moderne

Beaucoup a été écrit sur l’espace de travail moderne et pourtant, il demeure l’un des concepts les plus mal compris dans le monde des affaires, aujourd’hui. De nombreux types de C-Suite ont entendu parler en quoi c’est la clé du succès de l’entreprise dans un climat en évolution rapide contemporain et souhaitent l’implanter dans leur organisation. Le problème est qu’ils l’approchent souvent de façon maladroite. La perception est souvent que c’est quelque chose qui peut  …>> more

The Intersection of Hybrid IT & The Modern Workspace

Much has been written about the modern workspace and yet, it remains one of the more misunderstood concepts in the business world today. Many C-Suite types have heard how it is the key to business success in today’s rapidly changing climate and they want to implement it in their organization. The problem is, they often approach it clumsily. The perception is often that this is something that can be ordered from Amazon and installed in  …>> more

The Journey to Hybrid IT

One of the hottest buzz-phrases in today’s modern workspace is “hybrid IT.” As customers gradually move workloads to the cloud as well as maintain workloads on premises, these environments that co-exist with a foot in each world have come to be known as hybrid IT. To fully understand hybrid IT and what it can really do for an organization, you must go beyond the surface level technology functions and delve deeper into the evolving business  …>> more

Become an agent of positive change

The biggest obstacle in achieving successful change management in any environment has nothing to do with technology. It’s not compatibility, interoperability or platform alignment. What stands in the way of successful change management, all too often, is a combination of pride and fear. At first, this may seem counterintuitive. After all, isn’t taking pride in one’s work something we should all do? For as long as we can remember, fear has been a healthy counterbalance  …>> more

La technologie ne suffit pas

Étant l’une des personnes privilégiées qui a bénéficié de plus de 25 ans d’expérience dans le secteur des technologies, mes collègues me demandent souvent de partager mes réflexions sur des sujets liés à la gestion des TI et aux défis auxquels nous sommes confrontés. J’apprécie ces conversations et je sais que les autres partagent plusieurs de ces mêmes problèmes. Un blog a semblé être le moyen le plus approprié de partager mes expériences avec des  …>> more

Technology is not enough

As one of those lucky individuals who has had the benefit of over 25 years in the tech industry, colleagues often ask me to share my thoughts on topics related to IT management and the challenges we face. I enjoy these conversations and know that others have many of the same issues. A blog seemed a wonderful way to share my experiences with those outside my circle who may be experiencing the same challenges I’ve  …>> more