IT Governance

Quick Learning of ITSM Basics

Enough has been said and done about IT service management (ITSM). Internet is loaded with guide books, definitions, instances and courses for amateur users. But still many find it difficult to consume all this information. In this article at ITSM.Tools, Emma Jocelyn shares her personal experience and learning about ITSM basics to help you understand if you are following the right approach. ITSM Awareness The author shares when she wanted to change her career, it …

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6 Ways Digital Marketers Can Employ Big Data

The big data process is about collecting and storing large amount of data to analyze and predict potential customer base. If applied accurately, big data has the ability to change the buying behavior of customers. In this article at IT Chronicles, Nick Brown notifies how big data can help in adjusting part of a marketing campaign that may bring better returns and opportunities with minor investments. Integrate Analytics The conventional marketing campaigns were limited to …

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5 Security Mistakes Done by IT Employees

Cybersecurity is a point of major concern for most IT companies these days. Every company spends millions of dollars to upgrade their security systems and lead a peaceful life. However, as a surprising fact, the majority of cyber incidents happen due to the negligence of the company employees. In this article at TechRepublic, Tom Merritt lists out the five major cyber blunders that employees commit. The Surprising Facts A 2017 survey by Kaspersky Lab suggests …

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Facebook Moving Towards New Privacy Experience

In wake of the recent data leakage incident, Facebook is striving hard to rebuild its image when it comes to user data privacy and security. In this news update, IDG News Service brings out some important changes that Facebook is willing to implement to regain the trust and confidence of its users. What’s New? As an initial step, Facebook wants to empower the users with their own decision-making ability. They want the users to decide …

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Check If Your PPM Solution Is Current with These Metrics

Project portfolio management (PPM) aids leaders in the decision-making process. The associated tools in this sphere have undergone significant changes to match up to the market standards. However, before you renew your license, check if your existing solution is the most updated one. In this article at CPS, Chris Aslett talks about how to use metrics to know whether your PPM solution is up-to-date. Is Your PPM Solution Current? PPM is a complex process, and …

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4 Wrong Expectations You Have from PPM Software

Project portfolio management (PPM) is a minefield for leaders. You need to know its intricacies and read the fine prints closely before going ahead with a strategy. When you hunt for PPM software, you expect it to help manage those numerous projects in your portfolio. However, the software cannot make decisions on your behalf. Just like the autocorrect feature on your smartphone, it will give you possible solutions. It is you who needs to put …

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5 Errors to Dodge in a Multi-Cloud Strategy

Your company is dealing with multiple cloud providers and require more storage space, flexibility, and accessibility for in-house and client data. While implementing the multi-cloud strategy, you will face some distractions and roadblocks. In this article at the Enterprisers Project, Kevin Casey talks about the 5 errors CIOs make when they are just starting out with their multi-cloud strategy. How Cloud Can Give You Headaches Maintaining multiple vendors needs major investment and requires a longer …

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Consider These 6 AI Challenges Before Adoption

Throughout 2017, from CIOs to academics to media, everyone was excited about AI. The hype went on increasing until an Uber self-driving car caused the death of a woman in Arizona. Just a week before the accident, MIT Technology Review published an article that made an eye-opening enquiry—who is responsible for an AI-led death. In this article at CIO, Client Boulton shares with you 6 challenges of artificial intelligence that you must analyze before adopting …

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Driving Digital Transformation with New Project Portfolio Management Techniques

As a leader, you must be aware of project portfolio management and how you can utilize it to deliver outcomes within time limits and economically. The traditional approach was more about delivering quantity than quality and focused more on risk management and benefits realization. Moreover, it was ill-equipped to figure out optimal benefits from IT portfolios other than cost savings. So, a PPM was not that functional. However, new techniques were added which involved the …

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6 Ways to Capitalize on IoT and Augmented Reality

The breakdown in capital assets can cause a company to experience major investment losses and, in the worst-case scenario, a complete shutdown in production. To avoid such meltdowns, your technicians must proactively supervise the machines. Unfortunately, the baby boomers are retiring soon. So, business owners are looking forward to using internet of things (IoT) and augmented reality (AR) to bridge the gap of skilled resources. In this article at InformationWeek, Jeff Brown, vice president of …

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