Big Data as a Puzzle Piece

While the term “big data” is relatively new, the act of gathering and storing large amounts of information for analysis is old, Big data is being generated by everything around us at all times. Every digital process and social media exchange produces it. Systems, sensors and mobile devices transmit it. Big Data meaning a massive volume… Continue reading Big Data as a Puzzle Piece

Business Intelligence or Business Analytics: Are they the same!?

What’s the difference between Business Analytics and Business Intelligence? The correct answer is: everybody has an opinion, and it is hard to find the same one. For example, when SAP says “business analytics” instead of “business intelligence”, it’s intended to indicate that business analytics is an umbrella term including data warehousing, business intelligence, enterprise information… Continue reading Business Intelligence or Business Analytics: Are they the same!?

4G Wireless Communications Explained

A lot of people are wondering what 4G means, why 4G is required, what evolution from 1G to 4G is , what features 4G wireless systems are and what difference between 4G and 4G LTE are. Before coming across all that, I would love to give an introduction to wireless communication and its types; Wireless… Continue reading 4G Wireless Communications Explained

Help Desk as a Rewarding Career Path for IT

Help Desk and technical support positions remain traditional points of entry into IT for many people nowadays, large number of candidates come into these jobs fresh out of school or from other fields in order to take the first step that will eventually play a role in building a solid foundation and a rewarding career… Continue reading Help Desk as a Rewarding Career Path for IT

Smart WiFi is the New CRM of Retail

  The sales process is a relationship that needs commitment to create a lifelong bond. CRM tools have successfully helped B2B sales representatives nurture leads. In retail, our focus is centered around creating loyalty with the consumer. Email subscriptions are what comes to mind when you talk about CRM in B2C companies, but how many… Continue reading Smart WiFi is the New CRM of Retail

How UCC can Help Communicate Effectively with Different Generations

In the average workplace, excluding startups (where the CEO is typically under 30), there is a broad range of generations that need to work collectively on projects. Often, there is a barrier between the different communication styles and this leads to missed calls and unproductive/zero response emails. Which can be detrimental to the project and… Continue reading How UCC can Help Communicate Effectively with Different Generations

Shared Services Canada: The Ultimate Managed Services Demo?

Back in 2010, Canada’s then-auditor-general, the fearless Sheila Fraser, called out federal government IT for its aging, at-risk, inefficient infrastructure, and urged the feds to take a government-wide approach to dealing with these issues. The government responded in 2011 with its Shared Services strategy to rationalize IT systems and provide more bang for the buck… Continue reading Shared Services Canada: The Ultimate Managed Services Demo?