cyber security

What a Trip to Mars Teaches Us About Cybersecurity Awareness

In November of 1999, the Mars Climate Orbiter dipped into the atmosphere of the Red Planet and disintegrated. Investigation revealed the failure was caused by a simple oversite. One software solution calculated thruster force in pounds. A different software measured the force in the metric unit of newtons. Since one pound of force is equal…
reputation management for professional services firms

Why Navigating the Risk of a Damaged Reputation is a Must for Professional Services Firms

As any professional services executive knows, a spotless reputation is critical to success, especially in highly competitive sectors of the industry. A damaged reputation can result in the loss of new and existing clients, damage employee recruitment and retention, and be very costly to repair. That’s why it is important to invest in the resources…
wholesale distribution report

Is Now the Time to Purchase a New ERP for Wholesale Distribution? 5 Key Findings from the new Mint Jutras Analyst Report

In a new report entitled, “Is Now the Time to Purchase a New ERP for Wholesale Distribution,” Jutras makes a compelling case for distributors to move forward with a software purchase, in spite of today’s economic environment. Based on the survey responses of more than 100 wholesale distributors, Jutras’s report sets the stage by stating…
dynamics 365 crm new features

New Features in Microsoft Dynamics 365 Sales: 2020 Release Wave 2

Microsoft has delivered another series of updates and new features for Dynamics 365 Sales CRM. Yet again, Microsoft has simplified the user experience while maximizing user productivity. In this blog post, we will explore three updates that Microsoft has called “Usability enhancements”. New Dynamics 365 CRM Features and Capabilities Enhanced email experience Building on an…
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Distribution Technology is Changing – Are You?

The technologies distributors should be considering now, and the ones to watch for in the future. From phones to drones, consumer technology has changed dramatically in the last decade. Business technology is picking up considerable pace as well. In the last few years, the development of systems and tools to drive business efficiency and optimization…
rso for field service

Extending Resource Scheduling Optimization to the Medical Equipment Service Industry: How to extend service without adding staff

If you are part of a field service organization, you very well know the difficulties and headaches assigning field technicians on a daily or weekly schedule can cause. These challenges can be magnified given the current climate of health and safety during this pandemic. A proven and sustainable process is vital for smooth day-to-day operations…

Wait. Microsoft only provides a 30-day backup of my company’s Microsoft (Office) 365 data?

If you assume Microsoft backs up your Outlook, Teams, SharePoint, OneDrive and other Microsoft Office 365 data, then you’re in the majority. Unfortunately, the majority of companies are wrong. If your emails or files are deliberately or accidentally deleted, but you don’t realize until several weeks later, you won’t be able to restore your data…