Information Technology

Organizing your business around IT and not vice versa

December 14, 2012

Most of companies have a very strange approach to Information Technology. A large number of companies use IT as service function like they do with any other department ( for e.g. purchasing or logistics). That means that IT is relegated to the background operations of billing , account keeping , payroll etc. If the company […]

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Clouding computing : It may hurt you where it matters most

December 20, 2010

In the last section , we talked about cloud computing and how does it helps to minimize your costs to a large extent. For an entrepreneur, who is willing to put his/her own money on the block, it is not possible to have large resources to manage an IT system. Hence the best way is […]

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Cloud Computing: What is it and how does it help ( or not) ?

December 20, 2010

One of the trend these days is to use ‘Cloud computing’ . Cloud computing means storing your data on hired servers. Just like as someone would rent a house, companies have servers that they lease out on monthly rentals. Based on your paying capacity you can determine if you own a privileged house or just […]

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A few considerations while designing information systems for your Business

October 26, 2010

Let us face it. You have a business plan and it involves “IT”. You are master of marketing and finance. You can even sell refrigerators to Eskimos or perform financial crunching at the drop of the hat. But then you meet your nemesis, the Information Technology part of your plan. You know you cannot proceed […]

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