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Day: December 28, 2019

How to Optimize your IT Business with Business Intelligence

How to Optimize your IT Business with Business Intelligence

Technology
Big data is today an accepted concept and the views are several about how we should relate to the fact that we only benefit from a fraction of all the data produced. The challenge is that data itself has no value at all if it cannot be interpreted, or even found, and processed into useful information for our business - Business Intelligence. We are now making more and more data-driven decisions and many businesses are completely dependent on being able to follow and analyze the data that is created to secure their deliveries and maintain their competitiveness. Yet many companies lack a strategy for analyzing data. Something that should be an obvious part of the company's IT strategy. Being able to ask the right questions, identify the right data and create a framework for the analysis w...
What is the Cloud and How Does it Work?

What is the Cloud and How Does it Work?

Technology
What exactly is the "cloud"? The cloud is nothing new, it is the distribution that is new. Learn the history of the cloud and get tips on how to buy the best cloud services for you. Yes, what is the cloud everyone is talking about? Today, when you buy new systems, tools or storage, everything happens most often in the form of cloud services. A few examples of this kind of explosion that started this a few years ago are Dropbox, Office 365 and Google Apps. But is the cloud really something new and what does it really mean? If we are going to simplify it all, you can say that you have previously had files and systems stored on your computer or on a server somewhere in your office. In the cloud, you instead access the files or systems via the internet and the information is the...
3 Risks With a Bad LinkedIn Profile

3 Risks With a Bad LinkedIn Profile

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A complete LinkedIn profile is your online CV and should sell you as a professional - without having to be there! Now we will tell you why an updated LinkedIn profile can be crucial to your career. YOU'RE CHOSEN In the digital society we live in, many companies require you to have a complete LinkedIn profile that is updated with the latest. If you are good at promoting your personal brand, you are probably also a good ambassador for the employer - something that some see as a clear advantage. YOU CAN LOSE THE CHANCE OF YOUR DREAM JOB Today, many recruiters work with search or headhunting. This means that through LinkedIn you can search for a specific position or competence and get yourself on the list. This way you can get an exciting job offer even though you are not looking for a new...
3 Reasons IT Specialists Quit and 5 Ways to Prevent it

3 Reasons IT Specialists Quit and 5 Ways to Prevent it

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It's never fun to be left. Especially not when it's even the best IT staff who take their pick and pack to move on in life. Replacing knowledgeable staff is always difficult, especially when they have a competence that is not easy to obtain. Therefore, it is important to pray for success. To minimize the risks and pay attention to the warning signals indicating that the IT specialist wants to see if the grass is greener on the other side. 1. Shortcomings in manager and leadership The most common reason why IT specialists choose to look for new opportunities is that the manager or leadership within the organization fails. The manager and leadership have a major impact on well-being and how the person experiences their workplace. A bad manager can create anxiety before going to work Mon...

Good Characteristics to Have if you Want to Start Working With IT

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Are you wondering if IT is for you? Many who are not so familiar with the area live in the notion that one needs to be a technical genius and a purely computer geek to place within the area. But it's not. Working in IT involves much more than that and there is basically always something that suits everyone. By working as a support technician you get your foot into the IT industry If you have never worked with IT before, it can be difficult to get a foot in the industry. A common first step is to work as a support technician. Then you help with technical support and instruct colleagues on how to act on IT-related problems. You usually start with first-line support where you handle matters of a simpler nature. Then there is the opportunity to develop and work with more advanced support, ta...
How to Succeed With Your IT Recruiting

How to Succeed With Your IT Recruiting

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The fact that many companies compete for IT specialists is hardly something new. Employers without a well-known brand with the latest technology in Fin Tech, games, AI or the media, can find it extremely difficult to attract the one candidate that many are looking for: around 30 years, preferably college educated with at least 5 years of qualifying work experience (preferably social, driven, passionately engaged with genuine technology interest and preferably understanding of both IT and business). Often you want the candidate to have worked with about the same thing for a couple of years already so that you can come in and deliver with minimal starting distance. Our tip to you who are facing recruitment: remember that not only are you the one who will choose a candidate, your target...
The Importance of Protecting Your Digital Information

The Importance of Protecting Your Digital Information

Technology
The amount of information we handle on a daily basis is increasing exponentially and is becoming increasingly difficult to review. This also means that the consequences of incorrectly managing information assets become much more extensive. Some examples where incorrect handling of information assets have had major consequences: Password for the to government accounts have circled onkline Heathrow Airport has to pay £ 120,000 in fines for poor information protection, due to a lost USB memory containing personal data. WHAT IS INFORMATION ACCESS? An information asset is an organization's information-related assets that are a value and thus are worthy of protection. Examples of this could be databases, documents, applications, computers and telephones. An information asset can b
Do You Keep Track of Your Cookies?

Do You Keep Track of Your Cookies?

Technology
Since cookies are often a topic that comes up when discussing integrity, we have below compiled how to handle cookies from an information security perspective. WHAT IS A COOKIE? Cookies are usually small text files with specified ID tags stored in your computer's browser directory or application directories. But cookies can provide a lot of insight into your business and preferences, and can be used to identify you without your explicit consent. The cookies often come not even from the site you are visiting, but from third parties who track you for marketing purposes. Cookies for analysis, advertising, and feature services, such as survey and chat tools, are all examples of cookies that can identify users. The "Cookies" apply more than just cookies Section 18 - the so-called cookie
Artificial Intelligence – is it Really Dangerous

Artificial Intelligence – is it Really Dangerous

Artificial Intelligence
Artificial intelligence leads to great risks, lost jobs and discomfort. During discussions of AI during the Almedals week, the focus was almost always negative, even though it is a technology that has the potential to save millions of lives and improve the quality of life for many more. People have a lot of concerns over artificial intelligence. Many of these relate to ethics, morals and problematizing. How will it be when AI takes all our jobs? And when the technology becomes completely superior to us, will it regard us with the same interest as we consider a bog stack located in the middle of a highway building? Debaters are amazed and there are dangers around every corner, and they believe that the development should take place in snail's speed with the utmost care. If there is a dev...
How to Create an Intelligent Office and get Happy Employees

How to Create an Intelligent Office and get Happy Employees

Technology
Most people who work in an office environment share the same frustration. Conference rooms are booked but are empty, well in place in the conference room it takes at least 10 minutes before all technology is up and running and conferencing is more a rule than exceptions. This costs money and makes employees frustrated. The technical solutions must be smarter to meet the demands of the users and create a more efficient and harmonious workplace. We call this intelligent space. The goal is to enhance the user experience and create habits that increase the productivity and utilization of the premises. A modern workplace must be flexible and enable high productivity in many different situations. Intelligent spaces mean that the workplace, where meeting rooms have a central part, is bet...