Cyber threats are on the rise all around the world, every week specialized media released new threats, some of them more damaging the others. For IT security Pros is becoming extremely difficult to catch up with the updates and keep their companies safe. The most recent survey conducted by the Data Solutions-commissioned among Irish IT decision-makers demonstrated the Irish businesses in general are vulnerable and in risk of cybersecurity attacks.
Microsoft is calling it the “perpetual” version of Office because once you pay the fee you will own it forever and it doesn’t get upgrades until the next major version is released. That is one of the differences from the Office 365, which requires monthly or annual subscriptions and more frequent updates.
It’s all about data. Data is particularly important for marketers who need to develop campaigns and find out new ways to get more leads to the company. When used properly, data can help and provide a wide range of insights. The point when most people struggle is how to organise and get something useful from the mountains of data which are collected every day. And this ability is essential to make accurate and faster business decisions.
Google Analytics is one of those sources of data that are easy to use and manage. If you want to go beyond the basics and leverage the quality of your analysis, Microsoft Power BI can be an option. With simple steps you can integrate your account and start to extract new graphs and deliver new forms of information from your Google Analytics Account.
Gone are the days opf born leaders, now is the time of leadership skills. A portion of natural ability can of course help, but the development of soft skills is extremely necessary in the today’s work environment. Leadership talents are increasingly in demand for leading teams and going even further to bring more creativity to the workplace.
Our latest study conducted by New Horizons Corporation found that IT training is still a challenge for a lot of companies. The lack of qualified IT pros will make a huge impact on the growth of those companies. The 2018 State of IT Training Report shows that 40% of employees who receive little or poor training leave their positions within the first year. As a result, employee turnover costs companies 20% of that person’s yearly salary, which means a huge impact on productivity and innovation.
Today cloud is a critical part of IT’s operation. According to the CompTIA study, nearly half of the companies claim that 31% to 60% of their IT systems are cloud-based, and many of those businesses are exploring optimization to get the most out of the new models. Even though, is unlikely for most companies to have 100% of their architecture in the cloud, the percentage of IT systems that is cloud-based is reaching critical mass. The graph below shows more precise data.
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