Tag Archives: IT trends

Turning the Problem of Shadow IT into Opportunity

The ease of deployment, use and maintenance of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) applications is something of a double-edged sword for IT departments. While they often let IT lower their support burdens and costs, they also effectively give every employee within an organization an easy way to circumvent IT altogether and acquire their own cloud-based tools without IT’s involvement or knowledge. Known as …

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6 Predictions on the Future of IT From PGi at Gartner Catalyst

The Future of IT

Collaboration has been a powerful force behind the evolution of IT. What was once a siloed, rigid organization, is now an interdependent, responsive team thanks to collaboration-centric strategies like agility and scrum processes. Instead of reacting slowly to change, IT now plans room for it far in advance and remains flexible enough to respond in real time. Instead of waiting for lengthy analysis and …

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PGi at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo: Enterprise IT Goes Bimodal

PGi at Gartner Symposium

Your IT team’s been through a lot of roles over the years, from isolated programmers to process and service managers. Now, to embrace the digital boom, IT will evolve again to accommodate the new digital business. PGi joined CIOs and senior IT executives at the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2014 this October to learn just how digital business is driving a new …

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PGi at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2014: Driving Digital Business

PGi at Gartner Symposium-ITxpo 2014

The digital business is no longer the future of work. It’s here. Is your IT team ready? PGi, a global leader in collaboration software, will join Gartner this Oct. 5-9 for the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2014. The Orlando event is one of eight global events where Gartner shares insights on IT, business and technology trends with more than 24,000 attendees, including …

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How Mobile Devices are Impacting Business Environments

mobile professional

With the ubiquity of mobile devices—smartphones, tablets and even phablets—in the workplace today, it’s hard to imagine getting work done without them. Our smartphones still provide our phone calls and text messages but also bring us our email, manage our calendars, keep track of our notes and even connect us to our meetings. Our tablets bring all the power of …

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What Information Workers are Spending on BYOD

The BYOD trend continues to grow and an increasing number of employees are spending their own money on technology. Just how do those costs break down? Forrester’s Forrsights Workforce Employee Survey fielded just under 10,000 people located all over the world in companies and organizations of all different sizes. And for computers, smart phones, software and even apps, here’s what …

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