Top Ways Companies are Using Cloud Software Today

used with permission from HP Tech Takes by Michelle Wilson Data storage and information management are essential to success for companies both big and small. In many cases, business data is stored in-house in an IT infrastructure. However, as businesses mature and evolve in the Internet Age, more and more companies are moving to leverage cloud software to keep up with 21st century needs. Cloud computing isn’t a new concept but it’s a technology that is revolutionizing the way companies do business. Keep reading for our cloud software explainer and why companies may want to consider adopting this unique technology….

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3 Steps to Effective Cloud Security for Business

According to a recent report from Symantec Corporation, business organizations have transferred over half of their workload to the cloud. With huge benefits in terms of scalability and collaboration, the move makes good business sense. But those benefits come with risks. Business leaders must take a proactive approach to achieve effective cloud security that protects critical business assets. Effective Cloud Security: Complex Environment Creates Unique Challenges While the vast majority of organizations operate in the cloud to some degree, the nature of that cloud usage varies widely. Some businesses access specific software applications in the cloud while storing data on-premises….

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Create a modern IT strategy as your CIO role evolves

used with permission from Tektonika (HP) by Rose de Fremery As an IT leader, your job is growing more challenging by the day. Your IT strategy must be sophisticated and agile, balancing digital transformation priorities with security imperatives—and you probably have to stick to a lean budget too. What are the non-negotiable priorities you absolutely must include? Here’s a look at some of the most important IT issues that a modern CIO or CTO must tackle and why they matter to your success. 1. Enable digital maturity Digital transformation may be the buzzword phrase of the moment, but there’s a…

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5 Business Benefits of Office 365 Migration

Between 2016 and 2017, business adoption of Office 365 doubled, passing 120 million active commercial users per month. And the trend continues to surge upward. Organizations across the globe have reaped the benefits of Office 365 migration as they implement a growing number of business cloud services. Teams collaborate more effectively, with increased support for remote workers. Security features built into the system protect sensitive data, and Office 365 easily expands to match business growth. At the same time, organizations tap into these benefits while reducing the IT workload in-house. 1. Intelligent Collaboration Office 365 offers organizations the tools to…

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Law Firms Migrating to the Cloud Successfully

We recently invited Attorneys to answer three questions about law firms migrating to the cloud:  Why do law firms delay migration to the cloud? Is cloud data security for law firms better or worse than in-house security? and, What should law firms look for in a cloud services provider? The firms who responded below have successfully moved to the cloud. Thus, consider their informative opinions on migrating to the cloud, cloud data security and choosing a cloud services provider. Improve Network Equipment and Bandwidth First Thomas J. Simeone of Simeone & Miller, LLP, responded: There are three primary reasons our…

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Be Prepared for Winter Storms to Ensure Business Continuity

With last winter’s Nor’easters still fresh in our memories, forecasters have predicted colder weather and fewer winter storms for the NYC area for early 2019. According to AccuWeather, El Niño will affect winter weather across the Northeast and mid-Atlantic. A few big snowstorms are expected to hit the mid-Atlantic states, but the far Northeast may dodge some of them. Regardless of the forecasts and recent mild temperatures, businesses should take precautions to be prepared for the dangers of winter storms that may arise. We recommend everyone stay safe through any storm and heed the warnings from the National Weather Service….

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eMazzanti to Showcase Cloud and Government IT Solutions at 2018 NJ League of Municipalities Conference

Award-winning Hoboken IT consultant offers cloud migration, infrastructure support, security and government IT solutions at Atlantic City NJLM event Hoboken, New Jersey ­- (Cision) November 8, 2018 – eMazzanti Technologies, a Hoboken, New Jersey IT consultant and 2016 New Jersey Business of the Year, announced today that it will be exhibiting at the 103rd Annual New Jersey State League of Municipalities Conference. The three-day event is slated for the Atlantic City Convention Center, November 13 – 15, 2018. “Municipalities want improved access to data, enhanced collaboration, and increased security and compliance within the budget and without service interruptions,” stated Jennifer…

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eMazzanti Partners with Awingu to Deliver Secure Anywhere Access to Unified Workspace

eMazzanti Technologies combines Azure cloud services, 24/7 support and unified workspace accessed from any device, OS or browser Hoboken, NJ ­- (Cision) July 12, 2018 – eMazzanti Technologies, A NYC area IT consultant and MSP, today announced a comprehensive solution to simplify enterprise mobility without disrupting the way companies currently run their IT. The solution is based on Microsoft Azure cloud technology and the browser-based unified workspace solution from Awingu. eMazzanti’s offering aggregates all company files and applications to one secure online workspace that can be accessed from any device, OS or browser. eMazzanti’s comprehensive IT security, managed services and…

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3 Reasons to Adopt Cloud Computing for Your Nonprofit

When you’re busy trying to change the world, it can be difficult to keep pace with how fast technology changes around you. But if there’s one buzzworthy term that deserves your nonprofit’s attention, it’s this one; Cloud computing, or Software as a Service (SaaS). Simply put, Cloud computing is the delivery of computing services over the internet (i.e., “The Cloud”)—and it can revolutionize how your nonprofit does its important work. Cloud computing solutions are so pervasive that you’re likely using some without even realizing it! Many popular services already use this technology, from Gmail to Dropbox and even Netflix. Properly…

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Dedicated Servers Persist as Business Adopts Hybrid Model

Study after study shows an unmistakable trend in how organizations store and retrieve essential business data. In 2017, the pace of cloud migration accelerated, with more businesses moving data off-site and off dedicated servers. Experts predict that trend will continue in 2018 and beyond. A recent Cisco study suggests that by 2021, cloud data centers will process 94 percent of workloads. A number of factors contribute to the increase in cloud computing and the decline of dedicated servers. Cloud technology has finally matured to a degree that overcomes traditional opposition to cloud migration. At the same time, on-premises data centers…

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