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How Sustainable Is Your Technology?

Brett Harney Business Continuity / Disaster Recovery, Cloud, Hosted Phone, Managed Network Services, Unified Communications, VoIP

My high school-aged daughter, Blair, came home last week with an English assignment. Her teacher asked her to write a paper about sustainability and how it impacts Blair’s teenage life.  It was a good question even though Blair didn’t necessarily like the project. As we discussed it throughout dinner, it made me think more and more on how technology has …

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CTG Hosts Tech Summit to Engage with Cloud Thought Leaders

Brett Harney Cloud, Communication, Managed Network Services, news, Unified Communications, VoIP

This week Corporate Technologies Group hosted a Technology Summit designed exclusively for CIO/IT leaders who want to enhance their knowledge around IT innovation and cloud transformation. The Summit was led by Michael Sterl, Chief Strategy Officer for Carve Digital and IT Thought Leader. The days’ speakers included representatives from CTG and several of their partner cloud solution providers, most of …

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4 Tips to Optimize Your Experience with Managed Cloud Providers

Brett Harney Cloud, Managed Network Services

When considering moving your business to the cloud, you need to decide how much involvement you want in managing that cloud. The cloud doesn’t run itself. Some people fear they will “lose control of their data” if they outsource cloud management. However, managed cloud providers aren’t taking control, they are using their training to make sure your data is safe …

9 IT Questions to Ask Your CEO

Brett Harney Collaboration, Communication, Managed Network Services

As a CIO, would you describe your IT department as “a strong partner to the business?” According to the 2014 Deloitte Global CIO Survey only 49 percent of CIOs feel that way. It’s easy to get trapped in the day-to-day efforts of just maintaining the status quo of keeping the company’s IT infrastructure up and rolling. But when do you have …