7 Reasons to Love An Employees & Customers Portal

A portal is best described as a safe personalized website that enables a business to connect with users, whether employees, customers, or even suppliers. A portal allows a business to solve user needs better through easier and faster access to what the user is most likely to be searching for. There are many benefits that […]

7 Signs Your Software System Is Outdated (And What to Do Next)

Investing in software system upgrade is often a complex and time-consuming process. However, the cost of failing to modernize can be more painful. It could lead to losing out completely to competitors and exiting the market. Business today moves faster than any time in history. As such, companies seeking an edge must invest in streamlining […]

How to Tell if Your Existing System Needs an Upgrade or Replaced Altogether

Systems such as Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) are at the heart of business operations such as logistics, purchasing, sales, and marketing. They enable businesses to collect data for intelligent decision-making. However, like all software, a system can be outgrown either due to business scaling or gaps emerging in its functionality. When this happens, businesses must […]

5 Things to Look for in a Software Solutions Partner

If you conduct a search for ‘software vendor’ on Google, you will be bombarded by tens if not hundreds of different companies seeking to become your development partner. All of them promise to build your custom software on time, on budget and offer technical support. However, there is little you can garner about what the […]

Understanding How Service Oriented Architecture Improves Your Systems

Organizations seeking agility in their IT systems implement a service-oriented architecture. Compared to a few decades ago, systems have become more complex, and scalability is a big issue when implementing new IT infrastructure. The speed of development of release also needs to be faster than ever before. All these are reasons why service-oriented architecture has […]

The Surprising Cost Savings With Technology Training

Technology training for your technical employees is an unavoidable cost for IT firms. It helps to ensure they can pick and use the right tools to solve problems. Technology moves fast nowadays and IT skills that were relevant five years ago are almost obsolete today. Therefore, organizations must make it a priority to instill a […]

Why Employees Aren’t Using Your Custom Desktop Application

Using off-the-shelf business can become ineffective as your business grows. No matter what a vendor promises, not all features of their software will fit exactly what your business needs. Some adjustments often must be made to off-the-shelf solutions to get maximum return on investment. Custom applications are thought of as expensive. However, when you consider […]

Modernizing IT Systems More Affordably

Having an IT system that matches your current organizational needs is extremely important for the efficiency and agility of your operations. Technology keeps on improving, which gives businesses the chance to minimize costs, increase security, among other major benefits. However, often businesses tend to hold on to legacy systems. There are reasons for this occurrence […]

6 Components of The Best Custom Productivity Apps for Businesses

The need to improve efficiency and cut costs has led businesses to continually invest in new technology. Software applications meant to improve productivity are being utilized in almost all business organizations today. From the scheduling of meetings to the assignment of tasks to workers, these productivity apps are the very core of business workflow today. […]

Three Software Developers

There are many approaches to being a software developer. I’ll start by saying that in my decades of experience there is not one approach that is better than another. To me, differences in approach typically are due to the trade-off between time and cost. These differences in approach are quite fine and I’d argue often […]