How to Develop a Comprehensve Innovation Framework

Future of CIO

A systematic innovation approach is to depict innovation as a system, rather than a traditional process. Innovation framework is a great tool to intensify innovation with focus. Innovation is similar to as "the sum is larger than its parts."Innovation

Data Center Optimization: How to Do More Without More Money

Data Center Knowledge

DCIM How to… Manage Power and CoolingOperating efficiently and effectively in the land of "more" without more money means optimization at all levels: hardware, software, and even policies and procedures. Read More.

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How to Prevent DRUPS-Related Data Center Outages

Data Center Knowledge

If you're deploying DRUPS, here's what to watch for. How to… Manage Power and Cooling UptimeDRUPS systems were implicated in several high-profile outages recently. Read More.

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How to Take Backup and Restore Office 365 Mailboxes


This confirms a vast number of people using Office 365 to help manage their businesses. Do we need to have a backup for a SaaS solution like […]. The post How to Take Backup and Restore Office 365 Mailboxes appeared first on Anoops.

How To Unlock Tech Industry Digital Transformation

Forrester IT

But many tech companies find it difficult to leave their product-centric models behind and focus on customer outcomes. Of course this isn't a problem unique to the tech industry. It's no surprise that tech companies are vested in the digital transformation of their customers.

Recognizing Relevant Big Data and How to Use It


Big Data is everywhere you look, and we have seen how useful it can be. Among billions of terabytes of data gathered, there is a treasure of marketing data that businesses need to understand in order to know what is relevant and how to use it to get better business results.

Step-By-Step: How to Clean Install Windows 10


One question that is frequently asked both in person and online as of late is as follows: “How do I perform a clean install of Windows 10 when upgrading from Windows 7 or Windows 8?”

How to Set Google as Default Search Engine with CSP Intune Profiles


Most of the Organisations follow “Traditional device management approach” which use Group policy as their primary tool to set security standards and end user settings.

How to diagnose cloud performance issues

David Linthicum

You don’t know where to look first? Everything you need to know now. However, you do have to understand where to look first, and what tools to use. To read this article in full, please click hereIs your public cloud-based workload too slow? Here are some quick guidelines for diagnosing the root cause of most performance issues.

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Should CIOs Learn How To Forgive?

The Accidental Successful CIO

To forgive is divine, but is this something that CIOs should be doing? However, with increasing age comes more time for us to think about all of the things that have happened to us during our lives. What’s the person with the CIO job to do?

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SAMOS – How To Evaluate Disruptive Innovation


Samos is an island in the eastern Aegean Sea, where Pythagoras is thought to have been born in 569 B.C. A commander knows that if he tries to spell out all the details of a plan it will fail. So instead, he tries to convey his intent. Nathaniel Crocker.

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How to simplify IT integration

Computer Weekly

Pressure on IT is mounting and point-to-point integration does not scale. Opening up APIs is one of the approaches now being considered

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Step-By-Step: Setting up Active Directory in Windows Server 2016


This post will detail how to install active directory on Windows Server 2016. Before the AD install however it is important to understand what is the minimum requirement to install windows server 2016. First thing to check is IP address configuration.

How To Solve The Digital Dilemma

Forrester IT

Transformers are more likely to succeed because they recognize their customers' expectations are evolving. The executives in these companies redesign their business to evolve alongside the expectations of their customers.

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Hybrid cloud? Private cloud? Public cloud? Multicloud? How to choose

David Linthicum

Many enterprise IT shops, and most enterprise technology companies, have pledged allegiance to the hybrid cloud model. Their reasons are self-serving: Large enterprise software and hardware vendors have to believe in hybrid cloud computing, because they have the datacenter side of things to think about, and that where they make money. To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

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Windows 10 Tips: How to Delay or Defer Windows Updates


Reason being, it allows us at CANITPRO.NET to listen to the IT professional audience in attendance speak their minds about Windows.( Step-By-Step WSUS Anthony Bartolo How to delay Windows 10 updates Service Branch System Center 2012 Windows 10 Windows Update how-to

How to handle the politics of cloud resistance

David Linthicum

Why are security models are not transferable to the cloud? How did you end up with performance issues that can’t be fixed? The overwhelming issues that I run into when helping clients move to cloud computing are never the technology -- those issues are easily fixed. The cloud storage security gap — and how to close it. | The InfoWorld Deep Dive: How to make document sharing really work in Office 365. ]. Why do cloud projects fail?

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How to get real ROI from your move to the cloud

David Linthicum

We were talking opex versus capex years ago, and then noticed that there was agility and time-to-market advantages as well. As cloud value metrics evolve, I’ve noted another key value indictor: the commitment to cloud computing. If you’re an enterprise that is going to cloud in fits and starts, you’re not likely to ind the value in cloud computing. To read this article in full, please click hereThe ROI of cloud computing is confusing.

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How to combat software auditors

Computer Weekly

Software audits can be a huge waste of time and resources for IT departments

How to keep multicloud complexity under control

David Linthicum

Although this seems to provide the best flexibility, there are trade-offs to consider. The drawbacks I see at enterprise clients relate to added complexity. To the cloud! Dig into the the red-hot open source framework in InfoWorld’s beginner’s guide to Docker. ]. For example, one client confused security systems and thus inadvertently left portions of its database open to attack. To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

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How To Import MBOX To MS Outlook?

IT Toolbox

This post looks at importing MBOX to Outlook

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How to Implement Agile on Lowcode and aPaaS Development Platforms

Social, Agile and Transformation

These higher level languages enable developers to write a class of applications faster and maintain them easier by providing development environments, programming constructs, and other tools. A colleague and friend recently asked me whether agile practices were appropriate when managing development on lowcode or aPaaS (application Platform as a Service) technologies.

How to handle detractors to digital transformation

Social, Agile and Transformation

It takes a lot of effort to align an organization to a digital strategy and digital transformation program. They are disruptive programs that aim to drive growth through new products and customer experiences and not everyone in the front office is going to want a new direction. They also require changes to the underlying business processes by advancing customer service capabilities, cio digital transformation leadership organizational change

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How to make the right technology choice

Computer Weekly

Organisations need digital technology, but how do you decide which is the best technology for you? The answer is not to make one big decision, but many small ones. Thinking about technology, behaviour and data will help you find the right answers

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Corporate IT: How to Improve the Customer Experience You Provide


The experience that companies provide for their customers has become incredibly important to many senior executive teams. Click chart to expand. All of these elements have increased the effort business partners have to exert when engaging with IT.

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Harvey: Hurricane Preparation Tips for Data Center Managers

Data Center Knowledge

Featured How to… Manage UptimeHere are some essential steps data center crews should take before, during, and after an extreme-weather event Read More.

How to improve IoT security

Network World

The tsunami-sized trend to add intelligence with sensors and actuators and to connect devices, equipment and appliances to the internet poses safety, security and privacy risks. The authors quantify the risks of Internet of Things (IoT) devices: To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

Data Security: How to protect your online data from hackers

Doctor Chaos

It’s important to keep your business online data safe and secure from potential hackers that work to exploit personal information on the dark web. A business data protection and back up strategy is paramount in today’s world. Even if you manage multiple devices loaded with data, there are plenty of ways you can keep […]. InfoSec infosec passwords

How to Find the Windows 10 Product Key After an Upgrade


At the recent Microsoft Cloud Roadshow here in Toronto, team CANITPRO was provided the opportunity to present best practices surrounding Windows 10 security, manageability and deployment. Step-By-Step Upgrade Windows Intune Anthony Bartolo Product Key Windows 7 Windows 10 Windows 8 how-to

How to approach machine learning in the cloud

David Linthicum

That was evident when I spoke this week at the AI World event, which was packed with vendors and users seeking to understand what the hell AI and machine learning are—and wanting to know how they could use this old but revitalized technology effectively. But most enterprises have no clue on what the heck to do with machine learning systems, whether cloud or on-premises. To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

How to Protect Business from Cyber Attacks

IT Toolbox

Here are 5 ways a business can protect itself from cyber-attacks

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How To Keep Calm at Work

Complete IT Professional

Learn how to keep calm at work with some tips in this article. But, it allows you to re-focus on what you’re doing and can have a calming effect on you. What are you both trying to achieve? Are you trying to improve an internal system?

Digital Customer Experience ROI: (How To) Show Me The Money

Forrester IT

Forrester's clients frequently ask us how to build the business case for customer journey mapping, particularly for digital experiences and digital products. Now that I've taken on Forrester's digital business and transformation playbook, I've been thinking a lot about the benefits of journey mapping, which I believe is the front end to any transformation initiative. But I have been developing a framework to measure the impact of better customer experiences.

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