cloud

Moving to the cloud ? Be sure you’re compliant

Mark Cutting Analysis, Cloud, Compliance, Governance, Management, Security, Strategy 2 Comments

Businesses small, medium and large have all at some point considered the possibility and eligibility of moving to either a hybrid or full Cloud model. Adopting this approach has obvious business benefits – not only around cost, but also the greater flexibility in terms of data and application and information accessibility. A cloud business strategy and model allows you to …

licensing

Getting a grip on licensing within your organisation

Mark Cutting Budgets, Compliance, Contracts, Licensing, Management 2 Comments

One of the most challenging aspects of IT Operations is licensing. Whilst this subject sounds familiar to anyone within the technology industry, it is rarely understood properly – more importantly, the task of keeping costs low yet remaining compliant from the legal perspective is not a simple one. Before you begin reviewing the subject of licensing, it is vital to …