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A Love Affair: Cloud-Based ERP/CRM and Hosted Business Phones

August 5, 2013
By guest blogger - Amber Newman
A Love Affair: Cloud-Based ERP/CRM and Hosted Business Phones

A match made in heaven: business applications and business phone systems. Don’t believe me? Keep reading and find out how ERP/CRM and hosted business phones are a powerful productivity multiplier for a business. Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems are integral to increasing company productivity and revenue by being the...
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5 Cloud Computing Security Tips for 2013

July 30, 2013
By guest blogger - Mac Connolly
5 Cloud Computing Security Tips for 2013

Cloud computing is becoming more popular every year, and many are predicting that 2013 will see a real explosion in the popularity of cloud computing. While the advantages of cloud computing have been discussed at length, there are a couple of potential dangers. In particular, a cloud computing platform is only as strong as...
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What’s the Cloud’s Role in Tier-2 ERP?

July 25, 2013
By guest blogger - Pat Garrehy
What’s the Cloud’s Role in Tier-2 ERP?

Since the late nineties, SAP and Oracle have dominated On-Premise ERP in the large, Tier-1 manufacturing enterprises – but primarily as the ERP system at the corporate level. They have not been that successful in being implemented in the next tier, the Tier-2 small and medium sized plants. Therefore, most of what is written...
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Complying on the Cloud for Nonprofits

July 17, 2013
By guest blogger - Kate Kennett
Complying on the Cloud for Nonprofits

The cloud provides an easy, safe way to access and manage data without having to invest in expensive software and constant updates. Traditionally cloud computing has only been available for large organizations that are able to manage their own servers; it is also now more affordable for smaller nonprofit organizations. Accessing the cloud on...
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The Impact of PRISM on the Cloud

July 11, 2013
By guest blogger - Stacy Carter
The Impact of PRISM on the Cloud

As the number of users of the cloud computing technology is growing, the potential threat on the integrity of this technology is currently a major issue. In a report published by the Washington Post, it appears that the US National Security Agency, in tandem with the Federal Bureau of Investigation, will be tapping on...
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BYOD and the Cloud Get Cozy

BYOD and the Cloud Get Cozy

Enterprise corporations spend millions of dollars supplying employees with devices for work each year. Add in regular upgrades, replacements and support, and you’ve got a significant chunk of the IT budget dedicated to making sure employees have company laptops, smartphones and tablets. But what if it didn’t have to be that way? As it...
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5 Ways the Cloud is Utilized for HRM

5 Ways the Cloud is Utilized for HRM

Human resource management means a lot of things. It is by managing the employees from the time they are about to enter the company to the time they are separated (retirement or firing). It involves a lot of stages such as manpower planning, recruitment, employee management, provision of materials, job leveling, compensation administration, training,...
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Why Small Businesses Should Switch to Cloud Accounting Software

June 20, 2013
By admin
Why Small Businesses Should Switch to Cloud Accounting Software

If you run a small business, you are probably aware of the increasing demand for cloud accounting software. Perhaps a lot of you would be wondering if it will do any good to your business and its operations. In this post, I’m going to discuss some of the major benefits of implementing a cloud...
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