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How Successful Businesses Ensure Quality Team Communication

How Successful Businesses Ensure Quality Team Communication

Quality Team Communication  (Sponsored post courtesy of Hubgets) Successful team communication and collaboration are as vital to project and overall business success as the quality of products and services an organization develops. We rely on a host of business tools to ensure appropriate customer interactions, sound product manufacturing, and smooth back-end operations. However, the interpersonal relationships and communication between teammates are sometimes overlooked or taken for granted to be self-sustaining and sufficiently fortified. The Roots of…

Tips To Use Encryption The Right Way

Tips To Use Encryption The Right Way

Encryption Tips Encryption is the most important part when it comes to securing your data online. For those of you who are still alien to this concept, encryption converts data into an unreadable format called cipher text with the help of a secret key called the encryption key. And you cannot get access to the primary data unless you can get access to the encryption key or guess it. If you use cloud services to…

Automation of Access Management Means a Happier IT Staff

Automation of Access Management Means a Happier IT Staff

Automation of Access Management One of tasks that your IT department probably really dislikes is managing the in-house and cloud user accounts and passwords for all of the employees in the company. Though this is usually an easy task, it is extremely mundane and time consuming, especially for a company that has frequent movement of employees. For a highly technical employee, who has a great deal of knowledge, having them handle account management is a…

The Growing Hybrid Cloud And Its Possibilities

The Growing Hybrid Cloud And Its Possibilities

Hybrid Cloud Possibilities  A recent Tech Pro Research survey found that 68% of respondents were either using or considering using the hybrid cloud, and cutting down hardware costs while still expanding their data centers was their main reason. On the other side of the spectrum, only 1% of respondents believed they wouldn’t make use of the cloud in the coming five years. Hybrid Cloud Solutions As organizations recognize the value of cloud services, the demand…

Mondo Report: The Top 5 Cloud Positions/Skills In Highest Demand

Mondo Report: The Top 5 Cloud Positions/Skills In Highest Demand

Mondo Reports That CIOs and CTOs Have Top Tech Salaries for 2016: Ranging From $182-$268,000 NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – Apr 5, 2016) – Mondo (www.mondo.com) today reported that CIOs/CTOs garnered the top salaries for 2016, ranging from $182-268,000, according to the findings of its annual Tech Salary Guide. Mondo is a leading technology and digital resourcing provider. In addition to the CIO/CTO positions, the technology jobs with the highest salaries in 2016, include: Chief Security Officer ($154-226,000)…

SaaS Freemium Models and the Hidden Cost of Free

SaaS Freemium Models and the Hidden Cost of Free

SaaS Freemium Models We’ve all been lured into sexy “try before you buy” freemium models that provide just the right amount of functionality to get you started. Yet, it’s not quite enough to complete the job. “Getting the job done” often requires stepping up to a paid or premium version that provides more functionality, capabilities and rewards. As much as we’d like to believe to the contrary, the old adage is time tested. “There is…

Cloud Solutions For Everyday Problems

Cloud Solutions For Everyday Problems

Moving Into The Cloud In a recent Reddit Ask Me Anything interview, Bill Gates suggested that Quantum Cloud Computing could help solve “some very important science problems”, and though the super-computation we can look forward to has the potential to solve many weighty problems in the future, good old cloud computing as it exists today is already eliminating a host of everyday problems for businesses and individuals alike. Cloud Computing Solving Problems Disregarding the clear…

Even Companies With A “Cloud First” Strategy Have Lingering Security Concerns

Even Companies With A “Cloud First” Strategy Have Lingering Security Concerns

Lingering Security Concerns Considering the cost and time-to-market advantages of SaaS applications in particular, it’s no surprise that companies are looking to the cloud to meet their business objectives. But what happens when a ‘cloud first’ company must also put security and compliance first? In a recent Bitglass survey report from a cloud access security broker (CASB), CIOs and other IT leaders shared their views on cloud computing and information security. More than half (55%)…

How Can Cloud Computing Improve Virtual Reality

How Can Cloud Computing Improve Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality and the Cloud For those of you who are new to the concept, virtual reality is an artificial environment created with software. It is developed in such a way that when a user enters this environment, he is forced to take this as the main reality when it’s actually just man-made virtual reality. There are only two senses required to experience virtual reality – sound and sight. If you have seen and interacted…

Four FinTech Trends To Look Out For

Four FinTech Trends To Look Out For

FinTech Trends The fintech industry witnessed an enormous growth in 2015. Around $7.6 billion were invested in fintech companies last year, a substantial increase from the $4.7 billion in 2014. There is no doubt that this momentum will continue this year. The growth of capital being invested in fintech companies illustrates how technology and the web are changing the very nature of financial services and how money is being handled. Below are four fintech trends…