Here are the Top Tips & How-Tos of the Week for Buffalo, NY IT Pros (Jan. 12th) as based on the story’s likes, shares, and interactions from our social media sites. The content provided is mainly for Buffalo-Based IT professionals to help keep them informed as they continue to impact and grow Buffalo’s tech reputation. We provide IT Staffing Services and Business Tech Support for businesses in the Buffalo area.
According to a recent report by cloud and datcenter vendor Rackspace, “Nearly three quarters of IT decision-makers (71 percent) believe their organizations have lost revenue due to a lack of cloud expertise. On average, this accounts for 5 percent of total global revenue, or $258,188,279 per organization.” That’s a pretty good hunk of cheddar! This is a real issue and it’s starting to get noticed by enterprises leadership, and even by the stockholders. Truth be told, these sorts of opportunity costs are rarely considered. Think of the cost…Read More
2018 promises to be an exciting year for tech, and could be the year that automotive tech takes a big step forward. Buried in the CES avalanche of sketchy new hardware and flashy televisions are cars. In years past, automakers were keen to show their own self-developed technology for automation or networked vehicles. The issue was always the same: how would my Ford talk to your Nissan if everyone was building their own tech stack? It hardly seemed safe, or smart. This year shows auto makers may have found their hero in NVIDIA. Read More
Stress can undermine your health and sense of well-being. It can fracture family relationships and friendships, and it is a constant factor in tech. In October, 2017, Mental Health America conducted a workplace survey and estimated that stress was costing companies up to $500 billion annually in lost productivity and absenteeism. Heavy workloads, people issues, balancing work and personal life, and lack of job security are major stressors, and they all are prominent in tech. So what should you do if you are a tech professional? Read More
If you’re tired of recruiters pitching you mundane positions that require programming languages you haven’t used in a while, you may want to know more about the trends that will impact your career search in 2018. To help you meet your career-related resolutions in 2018, here are the major recruiting trends you should know about—and some ways to take advantage of the changes. According to a recent study, some 62 percent of companies plan to invest in A.I.-powered recruiting software in 2018. Instead of using keyword…Read More
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