March 21, 2016

The cloud simplified

Marc Saltzman at the recent Growing the North conference, reminded the audience that. “There is no such thing as a cloud, it is just someone else’s computer.”  Clear, comical and concise.  To many in the audience the marketing hype was now clear and the definition simplified. So if the cloud is someone else’s computer paying […]
February 19, 2016

Growing the North 2016– Too Optimistic?

Attending the 2016 conference titled Growing the North Feb 17-18 was a real pleasure.  The atmosphere was very positive and the variety of the speakers was amazing.   One of the most controversial speakers was Peter Ladner, author of the Urban Food Revolution .  Peter is part of the David Suzuki Foundation and started off his […]
February 11, 2016

A Fast Way to Cut Costs – Process Automation

Organizations looking to cut costs right now should take consistent steps to look at process automation.  After starting to review our customer’s environments the past six months we have found numerous examples where people are working really hard but are not leveraging all the tools at their disposal.  This is a bit of an understatement.  […]
January 4, 2016

When to Upgrade to Windows 10 – For the Office

Using Windows 10 for several months now has been generally a pleasant experience at the office.  We thought providing readers with feedback regarding when and how to upgrade in an organization may help many of our customers effectively plan and use Windows. Before tackling when and how to upgrade let’s think of the last 10 […]