MANAGED SERVICES

MANAGED SERVICES

In my twenty-five years in the IT industry, I have always heard horror stories of companies asking their information systems groups to cut costs, yet produce more value. Ask any CIO or manager responsible for a fiscal unit about it. Especially during budget...
BIG DATA IN REVIEW

BIG DATA IN REVIEW

The landscape for Big Data continues to change, but not at the pace seen in previous years.  Highlighted here are a few points of interest from 2016 and predictions for 2017. Enterprise Adoption of Open Source Solutions According to Gartner1 48 percent of companies...
SQL SERVER 2012 OUT OF MAINSTREAM SUPPORT

SQL SERVER 2012 OUT OF MAINSTREAM SUPPORT

The latest and final Service Pack for SQL Server 2012 was released on October 2nd, 2017. It includes all the updates through Service Pack 3 Cumulative Update 10 as well as features that have been developed for later versions of SQL Server that have been back-ported to...