Big Data, business, upgrade, business intelligence

3 V’s of Big Data

Big Data. What is It? Businesses get almost an overflow of big data every day. It's information gathered through structured and unstructured means. Companies can use the results to make better decisions and plan strategic moves. 3 V's of Big Data Volume - Information comes from many sources. Everything including business transactions to social media [...]

ERP, strategic planning, business, upgrade, IT, information technology, information systems, competitive advantage

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 [...]

strategic information planning, systems planning, strategic planning, business planning

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 [...]

digital, digital transformation, upgrading systems, upgrading business systems, business systems

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 [...]

strategic information systems planning, SISP, IT, Improvements, upgrades, business intelligence

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 [...]

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5 Steps for Strategic Business Upgrade Planning

A very exciting time in your company might be when you realize that you have to upgrade your systems to keep with the times. It can be very frustrating and can take some time too depending on what needs to be updated. There’s a lot that has to go into the thought process before starting… [...]

information systems, business, IS, business information systems

What is the Role of Information Systems in the 21st Century?

Whether or not a company wants to believe it, information systems (IS) are a very important part of how the business runs now.  This includes how data is stored, transferred and understood by all the different departments in the agency.  The problem is, it seems that business owners are not really aware of how important [...]

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Why All the Different Information Systems?

This all started back in the day.  Someone would need a system made specifically for them to handle one problem.  Soon enough that it was discovered that different problems needed similar solutions, but not always in the same manner of getting them.  This is where defining of the information systems began and why it is [...]