As a rule, CEOs in the technology industry tend to be a pretty bright group. Their vision, passion and leadership have changed the world. BUT they also have moments that leave the rest of us wondering, "Are they really that dumb?"
Taking a more strategic view of voice systems-as a business enabler, not a cost center-can help IT teams improve collaboration and communication across their organization. That's a commodity worth the investment.
IDC found that Vblock™ System implementations sped deployments, simplified operations, improved business-support agility, saved money, and freed staff to launch new applications, extend services, and improve user/customer satisfaction.
You need the mental capability and tenacity to knit your inferences into something meaningful, and the imagination to think of new options. And you need the courage to go on the offensive based on your subjective judgments.
Most companies don't understand the real cost of poor data quality. According to the Data Warehouse Institute, U.S. businesses suffer "losses, problems or costs" of more than $600 billion a year due to poor-quality data.
Vendors are challenged to create flexible systems that customers can tailor to particular business strategies and industry needs. But the flexibility should not introduce complexity that prevents the system from adapting as business needs evolve.
Discover what Forrester found when they surveyed 150 IT Professionals about the state of IT monitoring. Get the top contributing factors to monitoring deficiencies and a blueprint for a holistic, unified approach to monitoring.