Stack Overflow Updates its Code of Conduct

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Most people would agree that pockets of the internet have become quite toxic in recent years. Stack Overflow is one such pocket. Despite its original policy requiring users to “be nice,” Stack Overflow has become a place where people are anything but nice to one another. In response to the toxic level of negativity that… Read more »

The Perfect Fit: The BI Tools Your Company Needs

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The success of any business intelligence implementation lies in choosing the right tools. The self-service BI market has exploded in recent years, providing organizations of all sizes with nearly endless options. This has leveled the playing field, putting advanced BI tools within financial reach of SMBs, and has freed up IT teams from the bonds… Read more »

New York is a Top State to Launch a Startup!

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The Silicon Valley has become synonymous with launching a startup, but given the level of competition and the exorbitant cost of living, California has lost some of its luster for entrepreneurs. If you’ve been thinking about launching your own tech business, it might be time to consider New York state. New York Offers Stronger Employee… Read more »

Why the Imposter Syndrome Thrives in Tech

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Fans of the TV series Silicon Valley may believe that tech workers all suffer from inflated egos and a grandiose sense of self-importance. While egomaniacs make hilarious television characters, the truth is, imposter syndrome runs rampant in the tech field. Tech jobs are high-stress and extremely demanding, and many tech pros struggle with burnout and… Read more »

Is Your WiFi Network Under Attack?

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If you think the answer is, “no,” think again. Every corporate WiFi network is a potential target for hackers to use as a means to gain full control over your network and infrastructure, causing massive damage and loss. Corporate WiFi Networks Are Easy Pickings According to a recent report, WiFi networks are more vulnerable than… Read more »

The Future of AR and VR is Moving Quickly

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Virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) have been major tech buzzwords for some time. And it seems like every few years, a new technology is released that looks like it might be the tipping point that makes VR and AR part of our everyday lives. And yet, movement has been historically slow and people… Read more »

How to Sync Business Goals with IT Strategy

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Technology used to be a utility function of business, but it has rapidly become a driver of business goals. Now, more than ever before, it is crucial for tech leaders to build relationships with executive leadership so that IT strategy can align with business goals. If your IT department is on the outside looking in,… Read more »

The Right Way to Set Digital Transformation Goals for Your Business

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Digital transformations, when executed strategically, can give your business a strong competitive edge. Businesses that fail to transform cannot hope to remain competitive, and will likely not survive in this hyper-connected world. But success requires a measured and deliberate approach, and it is critical to set the right goals for digital transformation so that you… Read more »

The Effect of Cryptocurrencies on a Global Scale

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There has been much attention focused on cryptocurrencies in recent years, driven by the meteoric 1,000+ percent rise of Bitcoin prices. But what does cryptocurrency mean on a global scale, and what will the impact of this volatile market be? Crypto’s Global Allure Cryptocurrency is a virtual currency that uses cryptography to secure and verify… Read more »

Anticipate These 4 IT Project Challenges This Summer

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Summer is upon us, and with the warm season comes summer vacations and “lazy, hazy” days. If only tech teams had such luxuries. Projects don’t stop just because the mercury rises, and now is the time to get ahead of challenges that plague many IT teams, so you are prepared to meet your goals. Project… Read more »