Tech Hardware & Infrastructure

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Dave Key
Title: Managing Director
Company: Cloud Strategies
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(Managing Director at Cloud Strategies)
Why are high growth Subscription companies often unprofitable?  High-growth recurring revenue-based companies are often unprofitable, yet financial institutions value them highly...
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Doug Sleeter
Title: President
Company: The Sleeter Group, Inc.
(President at The Sleeter Group, Inc.)
  There should be no doubt among accounting professionals that cloud solutions and web-based applications are changing how we all do business. Those avoiding Facebook, Twitter,...
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Bob Scarborough
(CEO at Tensoft, Inc.)
While I am a huge believer in the Cloud model it seems the marketing messaging and the reality of the benefits are getting a bit blurred? Beyond the hype - what is the reality of what...
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Roland Allred
(Controller at Enpower Corp.)
Our old phone systems is 15+ years old and were considering upgrading to a cloud based system. We're looking at Ring Central and ATS. We like the additional functionality of video...
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Doug Sleeter
Title: President
Company: The Sleeter Group, Inc.
(President at The Sleeter Group, Inc.)
  No, not “Heartburn,” it’s “Heartbleed,” but it’s a security bug that may give you heartburn. The Heartbleed Bug is a weakness that allows...
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Robert Kugel
Title: Senior Vice President
Company: Ventana Research
(Senior Vice President at Ventana Research)
There’s a growing realization that the multitenant approach to the cloud isn’t the only option that companies should weigh in deciding between deploying software on-...
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Rachel Slininger
Title: PMM
Company: WebFilings
(PMM at WebFilings)
At the core of nearly every finance and accounting team remains the common spreadsheet—capturing millions of data points each day. Spreadsheets are useful for housing data and...
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Kim Anselmo
Title: Marketing Manager
Company: The Resource Group
(Marketing Manager at The Resource Group)
In part one of this blog series, On-Premise, Hosting and Saas, What Does It Mean for Your Technology,  I discussed the benefits and challenges of on-premise technology for...
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Randall Bolten
Title: CEO
Company: Lucidity
(CEO at Lucidity)
Finance professionals produce information. It’s what we do, so let’s think carefully about why and how we produce that information. In that respect, CNN’s coverage of...
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Joanie Mann
Title: Principal Consultant
Company: Cooper Mann Consulting
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(Principal Consultant at Cooper Mann Consulting)
Microsoft has made a decision to include more “cloud” capability in its offerings for small business, ending the life of the successful Small Business Server line and...
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Robert Kugel
Title: Senior Vice President
Company: Ventana Research
(Senior Vice President at Ventana Research)
Information technologists are fond of predictions in which the next big thing quickly and entirely renders the existing thing so completely obsolete that only troglodytes would cling...
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Kim Anselmo
Title: Marketing Manager
Company: The Resource Group
(Marketing Manager at The Resource Group)
We all know the difference between owning, leasing and renting when it comes to our office space, a warehouse, or a retail store. We know the difference between owning, leasing, and...
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Joanie Mann
Title: Principal Consultant
Company: Cooper Mann Consulting
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(Principal Consultant at Cooper Mann Consulting)
Should You Take Your Practice To The Cloud?  You’re Still Asking? I’ve seen a lot of articles lately (and written a few myself) directed towards accounting...
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Dave Kasabian
Title: SVP Product Marketing and Strategy
Company: Tagetik
(SVP Product Marketing and Strategy at Tagetik)
There is no bigger buzzword than Cloud these days but what does it mean to the finance organization? In both the Gartner Magic Quadrant for CPM Suites and the ...
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Joanie Mann
Title: Principal Consultant
Company: Cooper Mann Consulting
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(Principal Consultant at Cooper Mann Consulting)
Small NonProfits, Crummy Computers and the Cloud There are many benefits included in the “value proposition” for cloud computing models, but there are some...
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Jennifer Spencer
Title: Director of Marketing
Company: nettime solutions
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(Director of Marketing at nettime solutions)
Six of your staff members have iPhones, four have Android devices, three have Windows phones and two are on BlackBerries. Everyone is armed with a smartphone that has the capacity to...
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Joanie Mann
Title: Principal Consultant
Company: Cooper Mann Consulting
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(Principal Consultant at Cooper Mann Consulting)
Business owners and managers need to keep close control of their financial data.  They need to know where they stand at all times, and having information available to make...
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Atul Madahar
(Director at Anonymous)
Dear Proformative Friends and Neighbors, I'm helping a small 25 person engineering consultancy, with people in the US, EU/Russia, India and a few elsewhere. We are also evolving...
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Doug Sleeter
Title: President
Company: The Sleeter Group, Inc.
(President at The Sleeter Group, Inc.)
  Intuit releases updates to supported versions of QuickBooks quite often, and this is the time of year when we seem to see a lot of updates. That means it is a good time to...