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A New, Agile Approach to Security (via WIRED)

So, your company has fully internalized the message that businesses need more agility. You’ve made the most of cloud-based computing, an agile workforce and have gotten your employees to think like disruptors.  You’re on the road to enabling enterprise Digital Transformation. There’s just one issue: Security. It turns out that hackers have already… Source: WIRED [...]

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9 BI Software Upgrade Mistakes

Types of BI Business Intelligence (BI) is extremely popular and is a top focus. There is the traditional software, cloud services, mobile apps and social media. What type do you need for your business that will help and not hinder progress? Choosing the wrong software to fix your business problem(s) or having end users who [...]

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3 Challenges to Business Intelligence and Analytics Adoption

Business Intelligence and Analytics What is the biggest challenge today for upgrading your business? You'll find the answer through using tools enabling business intelligence (BI) and analytics strategies. It seems that businesses are looking to adopt BI and more advanced analytics to achieve bigger gains. Upper management needs to explore more information to gather key [...]

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What is Unit Oriented Architecture?

Definition of UOA UOA is an business method of performing tasks based on the hierarchical composition of different units of software. These units give support to both operational and actions completed in technological systems. UOA creates groups of software fully supporting purpose, function, behavior, and structure of these systems. It helps clarify and strengthen architectures [...]

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10 ERP Upgrade Mistakes to Avoid

What Is ERP? Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) has to be considered part of the plan when upgrading your system. In this information technology (IT) has to be combined with the business process to help bring a competitive advantage to others in the same industry. It is anything from reading an e-mail to updating records of [...]

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8 Competitive Advantages

Strategic Information Systems Strategic information systems (SIS) are used to support and shape business competitive advantages. SIS is defined by its way to be able to change how business is conducted. It is not classified by structure, functionality of areas, or support systems. Anything that is used to change goals or processes of companies add [...]

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Digital Transformation – 5 Identifiers

What is Digital Transformation? Numerous changes happen where digital economy of business is connected real-time due to new technologies. Digital transformation is directly related due to this. Just about all small and midsized firms have some sort of resources in place. It can be anything from newer and more powerful software and/or computers, new forms [...]

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Strategic Management Process – 4 Steps

The strategic management process is where the company’s strategy is defined. The managers choose types of strategies they want used to reach higher performance levels. It’s a continuous process that focuses on businesses and industries where the agency is involved. The company looks at the competition and figures out ways to get ahead of them. [...]

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4 Dimensions of Strategic Information Systems Planning

Strategic information systems planning (SISP) is a very important issue that has to be considered when upgrading. Information technology (IT) use along with proper planning can help increase business success. SISP is used as it’s considered a great tool to support the company. It makes sure that IT activities go along with what the company [...]