Tag: SaaS

Why Digital Business Strategies Often Require Hybrid Clouds

Companies today know that the cloud should be part of their IT strategy, but are not always clear on exactly how. Part of the challenge is that different companies are best served by different strategies, and the best approach to … Read more…

6 Considerations for your Cloud Transformation

Using multiple cloud vendors has become the reality for many enterprises. Once a company begins to migrate to the cloud, infrastructure lives not only on-premises and in the domain of one cloud provider, but often winds up split among many … Read more…

Is Your Aging Network Slowing Your Business Down?

Is your WAN slipping out of your control and slowing down your business? It’s a serious question and many network professionals know what I’m talking about. It’s time for the network to keep up with the rest of IT.

CenturyLink Awarded NASPO ValuePoint Cloud Solutions Contract

We just announced that CenturyLink has been awarded all sections of the NASPO ValuePoint Cloud Solutions Contract. This is exciting news. Being part of this contracting vehicle makes it relatively simple for state and local procurement officers to engage with … Read more…

5 Reasons to Upgrade Your CPE

Many managers live by the adage, “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” In a fast-moving world, this can be good advice, allowing managers to focus on things that really require their attention. But, because the world moves fast, something … Read more…

Hybrid IT: A Critical Inflection Point for Business Success

Facing an unprecedented digital transformation, businesses have reached a critical inflection point across the technology infrastructure. While cloud adoption powers faster time-to-market and greater flexibility, many demand certain applications remain on-premises  – especially those not ready for cloud or requiring … Read more…

Six Crucial Steps: Crossing the IT Migration Chasm

Forty percent…That’s the rate of failure analysts associate with business-related IT migration projects.  That’s no small number considering that Bloor Research reports that some Fortune 2000 companies spend a minimum of $5 billion annually on migrations. Even worse, the same … Read more…

The SaaS Challenge

Liberty. Freedom. Power. You likely experience all these feelings when your department “declares independence” from the IT department and signs up for a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) offering in your area of the business. Having fast, flexible access to a widely-used version … Read more…