Insights & Perspectives

Friday, April 10, 2015

WHY DO MORE THAN HALF OF ALL SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS STRUGGLE OR FAIL?

Do you have a software development project you can’t get off the ground? Can’t find trusted development resources that can understand your business objectives and work within the “triple constraints” of time, cost and quality? Or worse yet, a software development project that is stalled, under-delivering or has failed?

Thursday, March 26, 2015

THIS IS THE KIND OF E-MAIL I FEAR

It goes something like this:

"Hi Glenn!

Hope you are having a good day. We have a need for some modifications to our content management system. How much would it cost to change it so that when I upload a new product line doc, it sends out an email to a list of clients? Do we need a separate database for that? We use Provider X for email marketing and would like to pull the client list from there. Thanks!"

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

DEFINITY GETS PUBLISHED IN LEAD MAGAZINE!

Everyone knows what it’s like to get caught up in the day-to-day. You have a mile-long to-do list and no time to get beyond the “emergencies” and even basic tasks that seem nearly unending. Escaping this workplace hamster wheel is the problem Definity Partners seeks to solve for their clients with Definity’s Run, Improve, Grow business model.

Friday, August 22, 2014

LEVERAGING TECHNOLOGY TO ACHIEVE BUSINESS SUCCESS

Check out video highlights of our panel discussion: Leveraging Technology to Achieve Business Success. To see the full version of the event go here.

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

THERE’S BEEN A TREMENDOUS AMOUNT OF BUZZ AROUND CLOUD COMPUTING, (AKA “THE CLOUD”)

MANY TECHNOLOGY COMPANIES PUSHING CLOUD BASED SOLUTIONS WOULD HAVE YOU BELIEVE THAT THE CLOUD WILL MAKE ALL YOUR PROBLEMS MAGICALLY DISAPPEAR.

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

IT MAY BE THE NEXT “BIG THING” AND YET IT HAS BEEN AROUND FOR QUITE SOME TIME.

“Big data” refers to datasets whose size is beyond the ability of typical database software tools to capture, store, manage, search, share, transfer, communicate, aggregate, and analyze.  It may be the next “big thing” and yet it has been around for quite some time.  More generally, most people refer to big data in terms of all the data being created and captured on the Internet.  The mainstream definition has been defined using the 3 V’s or, alternatively, the 4 V’s, which are:

Thursday, September 26, 2013

WHEN YOU LAST WENT THROUGH ERP SELECTION AND IMPLEMENTATION, MAYBE 5- 7 YEARS AGO, HOW DIFFERENT WAS YOUR BUSINESS?

When you last went through ERP selection and implementation, maybe 5- 7 years ago, how different was your business? For most manufacturers, customers have higher expectations and more complex requirements, material costs and lead times are higher and more volatile. Even if you compare your business to 1 or 2 years ago, your team may be different, you've launched new products, or brought on new suppliers. As the demands of the business morph, many leaders think they need to select and implement a new ERP system. This may be true in some cases, but more often going through an ERP Optimization can bring your ERP system back to a high-functioning, growth enabling tool for your team.