The Danger in Free Public Cloud

Cloud computing went from hype to mainstream in pretty short order. That’s partly because providers are making cloud computing resources easier to use all the time. It can be as easy as taking out your credit card. In fact, it’s so easy, your employees are probably...

Understanding the Matrix

No, we’re not talking about the series of Keanu Reeves movies. That’s far beyond our scope. We’re talking about cloud models and delivery channels. It’s a useful exercise to map models against channels to look at how their advantages (and disadvantages) complement...

Back to School with Higher Network Security

Ah, kids. Many of us have them. We can all testify to the fact that they’re a few years away from good judgment, like ours.  (Yes, that’s meant to be ironic.) But there’s a new wrinkle in the judgment game that’s really only manifested itself in the last few years....

Millennials Killed the Inbox

I just arrived at work, it’s Monday.  I begin my routine.  I check my work inbox to see if anyone requires my immediate attention, I check my work texts on my cell along with looking on my Linkedin, then turn my attention to Twitter.  All seem clear.   Now my...

Smart WiFi is the New CRM of Retail

The sales process is a relationship that needs the commitment to create a lifelong bond. CRM tools have successfully helped B2B sales representatives nurture leads. In retail, our focus is centered around creating loyalty with the consumer. Email subscriptions are...