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Success of Innovation hinges on shared agenda

Posted on July 20, 2017

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These questions were top of mind during a Roundtable for ICT and leadership representatives from mining, construction, education, banking and government recently. They joined Vocus and Business News to discuss where they perceived success in the future of cloud and connectivity was heading. The…

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Make Decisions Faster For Competitive Advantage

Posted on July 11, 2017

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There’s been a lot of hype about the opportunities offered by Big Data – so how can it realistically offer your organisation competitive advantage? And how do you get your ICT infrastructure ready to take advantage of these opportunities? Data Analytics is at the top of many CIO agendas. Organisations…

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Justifying The Case For Disaster Recovery

Posted on July 06, 2017

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Building the best business case and best-practice for Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity For many organisations, they know that Disaster Recovery planning is a must-have, but don't understand how to approach and plan for best-practice responses. There are several key areas to consider…

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Building The Business Case For Hybrid IT

Posted on June 27, 2017

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ICT decision makers used to have a choice. “Do we need to house our own infrastructure, or would we be better co-locating it in an external data centre facility?” There were many factors in making this choice: pros and cons of the different models, as well as unique business imperatives and even the…

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Creating A Disaster Recovery Strategy

Posted on June 20, 2017

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Attempting to gain business resources for a situation that 'may happen' is never easy. Dealing with potential problems tends to get short shrift – forever being pushed down the seemingly endless list of priorities until they are effectively in stasis. Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery planning…

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Disrupt Or Be Disrupted

Posted on June 13, 2017

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In these days of digital disruption, most businesses recognise the importance of change when it comes to staying competitive. Staying abreast of developments in technology and new business applications can be a daunting task – and yet, that is exactly what your customers expect. They expect, absolutely,…

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Business Internet - You Get What You Pay For

Posted on April 20, 2017

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It’s one of life’s old adages – you get what you pay for - and never is it more applicable than your internet connectivity service. There is no business owner alive who doesn’t want to save a dollar here or there but opting for a cheap internet provider over quality, reliable and flexible connectivity…

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