Real World Applications of Business Process Automation

Although it can be defined in various ways, business process automation (BPA) is generally thought of as the strategy used by an organization to eliminate or reduce the need for manual, human labor on certain business activities or services. The B...

TechWeek 2015 - Chicago

If you are a CEO, entrepreneur, innovator, or a dream chaser, then TechWeek is the place to be. The nation’s leading technology conference is taking place in our own backyard, Chicago, during the week of June 22-28. This wonderful conference includes events such as LAUNCH startup competition, FashionTech Runway Show, Techweek GT Office Tours, an...

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:

Industry Spotlight: Meeting Increased Demands in Trucking and Logistics

Transportation companies face increased pressure to perform their services with the greatest possible efficiency and accuracy. Their customers are demanding, and failing to deliver on time is not an option. As a technology partner to many trucking and logistics businesses, we’ve identified key industry trends that help us develop the most effect...

Update Data from One Database to Another with Both Tables Containing Unique References

While researching another SQL Server-related issue, I found many people looking to update the data from one database table to another database table with both tables containing unique references. I thought to share my experience where I had to copy the Customer Email Addresses along with some other information from the QA Environment Database to...

Sid Bala to Participate in "A Night with Chicago's High Tech Innovators" Panel Discussion

We are thrilled to announce our President & CEO, Sid Bala, will reveal his own personal insight to innovation in the SIM Chicago/Chicago Innovation Awards panel event “A Night with Chicago’s High Tech Innovators”.

Why Microsoft's Hyperlapse is Perfect for Those Shooting Video On-the-Go

It’s easy to understand the appeal of first-person videos. With cool new gadgets like Google Glass and GoPro, you’re able to capture your experience and “relive” it. However, people aren't always the greatest at taking videos - whether it's shooting with a shaky hand or shooting grass blow in the wind (mundane footage). With the latest Microsoft...

Celebrate Safer Internet Day and Get 2GB Added to Your Google Drive Storage

Trending Now: Storing data through the Cloud. However, as we continue to grow our cyber identities online, we are peppered with warnings to be aware of the risks associated by providing information.

One Final Plea to Register for Techweek 2015 (I Promise You Won't Regret It!)

TechWeek Chicago offers several events for attendees that give the opportunity to network and learn more about technology. There are 12 total events that go on during the week conference, and all the events offer different experiences. Let’s take a closer look at some of the more popular events.  The Main Conference boasts keynote speakers that...

Improve the Speed of Your Code By Using Threads

Is your service application running inefficiently? How can you restructure the flow so you can process multiple files in parallel? Read on to see how I helped one of our clients improve the speed of their application with threads.  

alligatortek Celebrates Its 20th Year in Business

CHICAGO (Oct. 28, 2014) - Founded in a time when technology was still being refined, alligatortek has successfully proven its ability to adapt to changing times. Clients, partners, local businesses, and live gators gathered at the company’s corporate office in Oak Brook in late September to join in the company’s festivities.