Excipio

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.

Does Your Business Have a Data Lifecycle Strategy?

By Frank Gump | February 17, 2021

Data Lifecycle Management (DLM) has become an important, yet overlooked, part of any IT business strategy in recent years. At its most basic level, DLM is a policy-driven approach that is often automated to ensure data is as useful as possible during its lifespan.

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The Basics of a Good IT Contract

By Frank Gump | February 10, 2021

It is not uncommon for many technology and IT suppliers to have a standard contract that outlines the terms and conditions of their partnership with an organization or business.

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.

Educational Technology

Technology Funding Challenges for Education

By Frank Gump | January 21, 2021

In an educational landscape that is becoming more tech-reliant, it is surprising for most people to hear that access to funding and technology funding challenges for education could be setting up modern students for failure.

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.

Digital Diversity

10 Trends Affecting Digital Infrastructure & Operations: Digital Diversity

By Frank Gump | December 22, 2020

Just a few examples of these infrastructure demands include cloud providers, the use of multiple infrastructure delivery platforms or extensive mergers and acquisitions.

Staffing

Strategic Staffing for Higher Education

By Frank Gump | December 15, 2020

Higher education institutions are facing unprecedented challenges. With rising tuition costs, changing educational environments and a rapidly changing professional landscape, it is harder than ever for colleges and universities to keep up with trends and provide a high-quality experience to their students and faculty.