How enterprise ventures are now transforming the world of IT

As detailed in an earlier DCSL post, Don’t get left behind – join cloud computing, small start-ups and enterprise ventures have played an…

The late, the bad and the imaginary: 7 epic software failures

In the cult classic film Office Space, a group of disgruntled office employees dream about transforming their lives but lack the courage to…

How system integration can boost your business and grow your bottom line

All for one and one for all? Imagine a large gathering, perhaps a wedding party. Some of the guests are related but hold…

Don’t get left behind – join cloud computing

So you’re ready to take your business to the next level, checked the IT forecast and discovered that today and tomorrow are going…

How the Industrial Internet will take businesses by storm

In 2012 General Electric (GE) came up with a new term to describe the ground-breaking practice of adding networked software and sensors to…

How to make staff love your new software

It’s been months if not years coming. Finally the new software arrives and its reception is a bit… lukewarm. How could staff not…

Why you’ll never succeed if you’re not using the Third Platform

The Third Platform is a loosely defined computing environment made up of technologies just coming into popularity. In more exciting terms, it’s the…

10 threats to your data and how to thwart them

If the late-2014 hacker attack on Sony Pictures taught us anything it was that no business can let down their guard for a…

What the Internet of Things could do for your business

The future has arrived, and it’s fast, embedded and connected. Key influencers are talking about the almost infinite potential of the Internet of…

10 business apps that will help your business communicate better

Despite the popularity of smartphones and tablets, many business owners are unaware of just how greatly software apps can improve the way we…

5 ways bespoke software can increase your business productivity

Bespoke software not only helps you run your business more effectively, it also saves time and money in the long-run. While off-the-shelf software…