Month: June 2018

Utilize AI in Sales to Identify Prospects, Evaluate Reps, and Capture More Opportunities

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is the new buzzword du jour. It seems everyone has "AI" software or services that will help you accomplish your objectives. But you run a sales team. And you have to deliver results this quarter and the next quarter and the one after that--you don't have time for marketing hype. Here's a way to think about how to build AI into your approach simply and easily, witho...

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Windows 10 Tip: Choose a photo for your account

used with permission from Microsoft, by Elana Pidgeon Today, we’re going to show you how to choose the picture you want to show for your account on the sign-in screen, Start menu, and more: Simply select Start, Settings, Accounts and then Your info. Under Create your picture, select Browse for one. ...

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Is Paying For Antivirus Software Worth It?

used with permission from Norton by Symantec, by Christina Schubert Our daily and digital lives overlap each other. Since our personal safety takes precedence over everything, it’s safe to say that our digital security is a close second. The price of digital safety It’s hard to put a price tag on digital safety. Take malware for example. These sneaky little codes find their way into your dev...

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Avoid hackers, spammers, and identify thieves with 5 simple tips

used with permission from Microsoft at Work Whether at work, home, or mobile, keeping your computer and other devices secure is important. There are any number of threats to security on the web, but keeping your personal and work data safe is relatively easy. It may take a few minutes to get things set up, but after that, things mostly take care of themselves and you can sit back, relax, and enjoy...

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How to detect malware symptoms

used with permission from Microsoft Safety & Security Center If your computer starts to behave strangely, you might be experiencing spyware symptoms or have other unwanted software installed on your computer. Here are a few tips on how to detect malicious software: I see pop-up advertisements all the time. Some unwanted software will bombard you with pop-up ads that aren't related to a part...

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Realizing The Potential Of Big Data And Analytics

It's not what you know. It's what you do with what you know. That's something companies worldwide will be learning--for better or worse--in the coming year when it comes to big data. This article contains some tips as you assemble your strategic big data plan. Read More......

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Intelligent cloud computing lifts villages out of water poverty

A research team is using Azure to track groundwater levels in impoverished communities by tracking the data from hand-pumped wells in the region to monitor aquifer health and devise ways to deliver improved well performance across the area. To handle data transmitted by multiple nodes, cloud-based computing is essential. The ease of porting existing frameworks as well as the Machine Learning c...

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5 Strategies for Moving your Business to the Cloud

When a small company finds itself growing, it often faces serious challenges in maintaining an IT infrastructure capable of keeping up with the rest of the business. Leveraging cloud implementations can provide huge benefits to companies facing these challenges. Here are five strategies for moving your business to the cloud. Read More......

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GEICO turbocharges insurance innovation with Microsoft Azure

In this new clip, Outsource Solutions Group Inc shows you how auto insurance giant GEICO is adopting a DevOps strategy and transitioning development to Microsoft Azure. With the Microsoft technology stack and ecosystem behind it, GEICO is moving to the cloud with a focus on greater efficiency, superior application availability, and lower costs....

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4 Ways to Improve Collaboration Across Your Business

Here are four ways you can begin to model and outline each team member's roles and responsibilities to improve collaboration and communication. Read More......

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