The majority of CIOs are failing to meet their organizations’ needs when it comes to providing instant, uninterrupted access to business apps, according to a recent survey from Veeam Software. And the inability to provide these IT services is costing organizations money: Unplanned application... Read More »
QuinStreet editors will offer advice to IT leaders on managing enterprise apps at a Google Hangout on Thursday, Feb. 5th. Please join us at 1:30 ET/10:30 PT.Read More »
An overwhelming majority of workers don’t use the work software that IT has provided to them, according to a recent survey from Coupa Software. Among the reasons why: The products aren’t relevant to their day-to-day roles, they’re unreliable and they’re not... Read More »
More and more companies rely on open-source software (OSS), and in this software-driven economy, an open-source policy is critical. It sets guidelines regarding use, license compliance and how to mitigate against operational risks. OSS's ever-increasing complexity also makes it necessary to have clearly defined policies. The appetite for OSS is growing in enterprises.
The deployment of business apps over the Internet will increase considerably during the next year, according to a recent survey from Akamai Technologies. Much of this is driven by the mobility-driven demise of the traditional workplace, along with the need for greater collaboration and... Read More »
Software for high-risk operations and mission-critical services requires a level of discipline and care above and beyond normal product development. Below are 12 software malfunctions (some are also coupled with hardware faults) and lessons learned, according to Perforce Software, which offers a management and collaboration platform. "This awful menagerie of failures tells us that the human... Read More »
The majority of CIOs and mobile leaders think mobile app development takes too much time and costs too much money, according to a recent survey from Kinvey. The accompanying "State of Enterprise Mobility" report cites a wide range of factors causing these issues. For one thing,... Read More »
Business managers want to gain insight from data independent of their IT department and seek self-service business intelligence (BI) tools, according to a new report. Less than one-quarter of the respondents actually have access to those tools now, however. Self-service BI includes the capabilities of software tools and applications that enable business users to access data, analyze it,... Read More »