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What Does “Data Center as a Service” Mean?

By Frank Gump | March 3, 2021

The challenges organizations face with maintaining their own IT infrastructure has encouraged them to seek alternatives to meet their data and computing needs.

Top 5 Ways System Downtime Affects a Company

By Frank Gump | February 25, 2021

With so many companies today offering services and products over cloud-based networks, a dependable IT infrastructure is more crucial than ever. When a network goes down, companies are often left to muddle through a range of costly consequences.

Software As A Service

What Does Software as a Service Mean?

By Frank Gump | February 3, 2021

Software as a Service (SaaS) is a modern software distribution model in which a third-party provider hosts applications and makes them available to their clients over the internet.

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IT Contract Negotiations and Tracking

By Frank Gump | January 22, 2021

Although contract negotiations have not changed much in recent years, it is becoming much easier for two businesses or organizations to make faster and smarter decisions.

IT Governance

The Top 5 Reasons for IT Governance

By Frank Gump | January 15, 2021

Although the concept of IT governance may seem a little intimidating for the average person, it is a necessary component of any organizational plan to ensure that IT investments are actively supporting business objectives.

Edge Computing

10 Trends Affecting Digital Infrastructure & Operations: Edge Computing

By Frank Gump | December 8, 2020

Throughout history, Infrastructure and Operations was centered around building and managing self-contained data centers. During this time, however, new challenges became apparent as I&O leaders began to feel the need to leverage modern cloud services and external data centers to keep up with customer demands or internal needs.

Poor Contract Management

Impacts of Poor Contract Management

By Frank Gump | November 12, 2020

Poor contract management is one of the leading areas of loss for many businesses, often equating to as much as 9% of their total income. Because it is such an important facet of any business, mitigating the problems that come with mismanaged or neglected contracts is important.

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What is the Cost of Poor Contract Management?

By Frank Gump | November 12, 2020

Contracts are unavoidable if you want to maintain a successful business. From purchasing needed products to selling your completed products or services, formal contracts that have been written out will generally be used for any agreements that you make.

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10 Trends Affecting Digital Infrastructure & Operations: Network Agility

By Frank Gump | November 10, 2020

Network agility is often defined as the speed at which networks can adapt to changes while still maintaining a high level of security, management simplicity and resiliency.

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10 Trends Affecting Digital Infrastructure and Operations: The Redefinition of the Data Center

By Frank Gump | October 27, 2020

In the past, any time a business would request new applications or services, IT organizations would have to determine how they would be able to build the application to fit into their existing architecture.