Top 10 Technology Stories of 2013

This year has been another big one for technology. Whether it was Snapchat reportedly turning down a $3 billion acquisition offer or Steve Ballmer announcing his retirement as CEO of Microsoft, technology has made big headlines.

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Four Tech Trends to Watch

In our last blog post we looked at the top technology stories of 2013. As we saw, technology was all over the news last year, and we expect more of the same in 2014. Here are four trends we expect to see:

Learn to Program and Come Work With Us!

Learning to program is an essential skill these days. Some places are starting to teach it as early as the first grade. It is never too late to learn, though. There are plenty of courses available online for free thanks to MOOCs (Massive Online Online Courses), such as Coursera and edX. These classes provide a great starting point on learning ho...

5 Roads That Merge Technology, Trucking, and alligatortek

Do you believe technology just doesn't fit in certain fields? Read on to see how we were able to help our clients in the Trucking industry. Then contact us to find out how we may help you, too!    

Moving to the cloud? Why you should consider Azure

Microsoft Azure is a constantly evolving platform for a collection of services: analytics, computing, databases, networking, storage. Azure offers a cost-effective solution for quick processing and enhanced security.  

7 reasons to consider a custom software over pre-built software

In a matter of few years, many options for pre-built software have emerged in the market to address growing business needs. Although they come at an affordable cost, pre-packaged solutions come with their own issues – a function may be missing, or too many options may make the system daunting to use. Companies who are looking to provide the best...

Questions to ask before you invest in a CRM solution

The implementation of a CRM system in your business can greatly improve customer relationships, provide valuable insights, and enhance marketing and sales efforts. To optimize your investment, consider these questions:

Is it time to retire your legacy applications?

As the push for new and innovative technologies continues to grow, operating on legacy software becomes increasingly risky. Outdated technology may bring security risks and the loss of any competitive edges. The idea of newer, faster and more useful software is not only attractive – it is sometimes necessary.