Category Archives: IT Services

Top Employers for Software Programming Jobs

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Above list is by Baseline. Reference: baselinemag.com/careers/slideshows/

It is surprising that Google and Yahoo are missing in the above list of top employers because they are two of the leading Internet companies whose business is based on successful high-end programming. If IBM, HP, Disney and UnitedHealth can make into the above list, then there are bigger employers in like Infosys, Cognizant, TCS, Wipro.  If JPMorgan Chase is there, then Amex, HSBC and Barclays should also be there!

IT Service Providers for SMBs

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We are happy to share with you the launch of ITXCHG (IT Exchange) a platform which aims to change the way IT Services are sourced by Buyers and delivered by IT Service Providers. Here’s a quick summary for your reference:

  • ITXCHG (www.itxchg.com) is a platform to help small and midsize businesses save time and money by efficiently finding, selecting and managing IT Service Providers, who are empaneled after a rigorous evaluation to ensure quality with good pricing.
  • The platform also provides a set of tools and services to assure IT Buyers a high quality project delivery.
  • IT Buyers sign-up and engage with an IT Service Provider for no charge.

Types of Web Hosting Services

There are 3 types of web hosting services available depending on what type of business or website that you have. Web hosting choices are as follows:

Free Server
There are many different websites that offer free web pages or sites for individuals. They generally offer a page or two with an ability to post photographs. Some are free or close to free. They are also very user friendly. You do not have to be a computer genius to use one of these servers. For example, websites like WordPress, Facebook or GooglePlus can give a website there that is totally free. You have your own unique URL that you can send people to. You can add photographs, blogs, messages, videos and music. The stipulation is that this is for social purposes only, or is supposed to be. However, you are limited to space and what type of content you can post. The website does not belong to you, and your account could be closed for various reasons. Continue reading

Managing IT Projects Offshore

https://encrypted-tbn1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcRwSkl8G33VEp01b5aDesUQaoh95frRIOYR8gvDSM3N9__pBvi5MQMany organisations have moved their Information Technology (IT)/software development offshore to reduce costs and increase competitiveness because of more working hours due to time zone differences. Work is sent to places such as India, China and Russia. The cost savings from doing IT projects in these countries is considerable but the monetary saving is only a small part of the equation. Running projects offshore is very different to running them at home turf. Having seen many projects over the past few years, it has become clear that similar problems/issues are arising time and time again. Understanding these before you start any kind of offshoring project will help you get better results from your plan. These are six of the key areas to consider and where most of the issues lie when offshore outsourcing. Continue reading

IT Support Services

IT support services are quickly becoming integral to the success of many small and mid level businesses. IT management services allow businesses to save on overhead, rather than employing a full time IT staff member or a multi-member team, outsourced IT support provides all the benefits of a computer IT team at a fraction of the cost. We have the experience and know-how to exceed your expectations. Custom web applications and services can save your company thousands of man-hours by allowing automation. Move data safely between you and your vendors and customers, or transition to a paperless operation. Provide a better user experience for your customers and web visitors, driving accelerated sales and customer retention. Continue reading