You have probably heard the acronym LAMP in the past in relation to software-as-a-service applications and general internet usage. It refers to a collection of open source tools and software that is used to power and support web applications and is a simple, powerful solution for your technology needs.
Starting a company is hard – doubly so for people attempting to do so part-time, without OPM (other people’s money), or without a clear vision of what exactly they are building. Creating a technology company is more than just ensuring that you are using the best language or development framework […]
Starting a business and joining the ranks of entrepreneurs is an exciting step. Here are some first steps that you can do to guarantee that you have a better chance of succeeding. I focus here on self-funded/bootstrapped companies rather than venture funded but these ideas are applicable to all types […]
As part of your ongoing technology infrastructure overhaul or creation, you will have to hire technology managers, who will be responsible for keeping your technology personnel happy, productive, and focused on the company’s business goals. Here are some questions to ask them to help you choose the right person.
Few companies have the money to waste on useless or sub-optimal service providers, yet few seem to apply the necessary rigor to the money they spend on their technology organizations. The closest that they come is slashing budgets without understanding when costs ‘seem too high’. Long post warning! tl;dr – […]
All businesses require technology of some sort, whether it is just for accounting and communications, or for actual business transaction processing and fulfillment. As such, it is best to ensure that your provider knows what they are doing and has a plan for how to solve your business problems – […]