The PMO Point of View….Time Management

In speaking with highly successful people, most are aware of how time passes and how to use it wisely.  Are you using your time wisely?  As a Director of PMO, involved in over 1500 IT projects, I’ve learned a few time management tips and tricks. Be prepared. I often have up to 10 meetings a… Read more »

Drupal Team, Help is Here!

Drupal is known for its close-knit community and wealth of documentation, but those things don’t create the time and money needed to run an optimized and highly secure site. For that, companies turn to a hosting partner. There are several ways an expert Cloud Application Service Provider (CASP®)could help your Drupal team. From supporting your… Read more »

The Pitfalls of Bargain-Basement Web Hosting

Every web hosting company is different. They can vary in a number of ways, from pricing and benefits, to their facilities and security standards. Some of these firms you may have never heard of; they’re flying under the radar but providing exceptional hosting services and solutions. Others may publicize well-crafted commercials featuring cute puppies or… Read more »

Critical Roles on Your Drupal Team 

Sites and applications exist to solve business problems. Drupal is a wise choice for building the sites and applications your organization needs to accomplish business goals, whether it be Sales, Marketing, Logistics, etc. Drupal is simple, and has a large community of development support. Though, it is also incredibly robust and takes a full team… Read more »

Questions to Ask When Considering a PaaS Vendor

The adoption of open-source PaaS is becoming more widespread. If you deal with business IT, you’re seeing it all around you. Companies are consistently moving their development efforts to the cloud, determining that PaaS is the most effective option to meet their needs. As an organization that wants to remain competitive with quickly deploying your… Read more »

Key Elements for a Successful Drupal Migration

From leveraging the advanced features of the latest Drupal version to needing to switch from WordPress or another content management system (CMS), migrating content to Drupal makes sense for any number of reasons. However, content managers should take into account a few factors that will ensure the process runs smoothly. Here are a few key… Read more »

DNS Services: What’s a safe bet for finance?

After your company has decided that a managed Domain Name System (DNS) solution is the right move, there are some important next steps you should take. Surfing the web, you never really think about your DNS. If you type in a website address and immediately have access to it, all is well. Once considered secure, standard… Read more »

Drupal Performance & Tuning Tips

Site performance is essential to garner leads and potential clients. Sometimes updates are required to achieve this.  However, if the site is still not performing at its optimal speed or at the level it should be performing at, then it may be time for a tune-up. Developers and site managers can overhaul their Drupal-based sites… Read more »

Ramping Up System Audits for HIPAA Compliance

The healthcare industry is more complicated than ever. If you’re a healthcare provider, a business associated with healthcare, or even a patient, changes in healthcare IT are important to you – especially in regard to the security and storage of confidential data. In recent years, one major focus of healthcare IT has been compliance. As you… Read more »

How Website Speed Impacts Marketing Performance

Consumers do not have a lot of patience when it comes to website load times. If they have to wait longer than four seconds, approximately 25 percent of users will leave the website before looking at it. Slow website speed can cause many undesirable issues for a company, including poor marketing performance. In these situations,… Read more »