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The Inside Scoop on Inside Sales

The Inside Scoop on Inside Sales

Published: Nov 26, 2020   |   Author: Lisa Josey   |   Category: Blog   |   No Comments

The term “inside sales” can take on a lot of different meanings and responsibilities between companies. A popular model for utilizing this position is lead generation, converting leads into customers remotely. Depending on the company, cost of goods being sold and the targeted customer base though, a true “inside sales team” may or may not […]

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Is Your Cloud in Good Hands?

Is Your Cloud in Good Hands?

Published: Nov 10, 2020   |   Author: Alvin Fortenberry   |   Category: Blog   |   No Comments

Nice work! Your cloud infrastructure has been deployed utilizing a well-architected framework. Now, how do you go about managing your entire cloud infrastructure in one place? iVision can serve as a helping hand through this ongoing process. We’re able to provide total visibility, deep insight and cloud automation to your organization. Whether you need cost […]

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Pandemic Lessons Learned – Adapting Digital Transformation Plans

Pandemic Lessons Learned – Adapting Digital Transformation Plans

Published: Nov 5, 2020   |   Author: Dow Smith   |   Category: Blog   |   No Comments

The recent pandemic has shown the adaptability and flexibility of most IT organizations. Digital transformation, however, has become something of an abused term. We hear the phrase over and over with very little context, but what does it mean, and more importantly, why should we care? Salesforce defines it as the “reimagining of business in […]

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How to Join the Right Culture, Team & Position at Any Company

How to Join the Right Culture, Team & Position at Any Company

Published: Oct 16, 2020   |   Author: Josh Walling   |   Category: Blog   |   No Comments

Exploring the culture of your future team takes an investment of time and curiosity to ensure you’re joining an organization filled with the professional opportunities that fit your aspirations. Once you’ve taken that step, though, how do you go about learning the fine details to help make your final decision? Ask the right people the […]

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Immediate and Effective Incident Response

Immediate and Effective Incident Response

Published: Oct 8, 2020   |   Author: Thomas Jefferies   |   Category: Blog   |   No Comments

It’s 3:41 a.m. on a Tuesday and the phone rings. You answer, wiping the sleep from your eyes, and are greeted by one of your security analysts telling you, “We have an active, organization-wide security incident. We need all hands on deck immediately.” For a great many individuals or organizations, this situation can instill immense […]

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Managed Services 2008 to 2025: A History & Forecast

Managed Services 2008 to 2025: A History & Forecast

Published: Oct 1, 2020   |   Author: David Degitz   |   Category: Blog   |   No Comments

Outsourcing is nothing new. If we look back, information technology service providers like Accenture, IBM, Infosys, Cognizant and other tech giants have been working with clients via comprehensive IT outsourcing contracts for years. For smaller clients, the term “managed services” often revolved around desktop support services. In the early days of iVision, between 2004 and […]

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How to Look and Sound Your Best on Video Calls

How to Look and Sound Your Best on Video Calls

Published: Jul 30, 2020   |   Author: Zoe Taylor   |   Category: Blog   |   No Comments

As remote work becomes the norm for many people so too has the reliance on video conferencing for meetings, webinars and in my case as a video producer, recordings. Where I used to be able to go onsite, light and mic up talent, now I must provide them with tips to be able to DIY […]

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Vulnerability Management and Patching

Vulnerability Management and Patching

Published: Jul 23, 2020   |   Author: Thomas Jefferies   |   Category: Blog   |   No Comments

It’s 2020, do you know where your vulnerabilities are (and when they’ll get patched)?  There have been several high-profile vulnerabilities in the news recently, like Microsoft’s wormable DNS Server exploit and Citrix’s Application Delivery Controller exploit. These events show that it is more important than ever for organizations to adopt a mature vulnerability management program. […]

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IT Focus Areas for the New Normal

IT Focus Areas for the New Normal

Published: Jul 6, 2020   |   Author: David Degitz   |   Category: Blog   |   No Comments

Over the last few months, iVision has heard firsthand from our community of CIOs and IT leadership about their priorities for the new normal. This group of 100+ IT executives – who work across multiple regions in the United States and abroad – have openly shared their best practices for this moment and the future. […]

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Remote Computer Imaging with Windows Autopilot

Remote Computer Imaging with Windows Autopilot

Published: Jun 23, 2020   |   Author: Ozzie Santiago   |   Category: Blog   |   No Comments

It is with a somewhat heavy heart that I am shifting my focus from traditional ConfigMgr Task Sequence imaging and customizations to Windows Autopilot on Microsoft Azure. I have been a long-time aficionado, follower and loyalist of ConfigMgr imaging. I have spent countless hours customizing and fine-tuning the imaging experience for customers not thinking anything […]

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CIOs Executing on the New Normal for a Stronger 2021 & Beyond

CIOs Executing on the New Normal for a Stronger 2021 & Beyond

Published: Jun 11, 2020   |   Author: David Degitz   |   Category: Blog   |   No Comments

Amidst all the uncertainty and devastation of the past few months, there has also been a lot of collaboration and community. I have been privileged to witness firsthand the incredible sharing happening between the 100+ clients that iVision serves. These CIOs and technology leaders in the iVision ecosystem have been openly sharing best practices, lessons […]

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Conversational AI: Practical Applications

Conversational AI: Practical Applications

Published: Jun 10, 2020   |   Author: Adam Hunter   |   Category: Blog   |   No Comments

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) engines are evolving at an exciting pace, making integration with existing applications easier than ever. One of the most accessible concepts to start your AI journey with is a conversational AI engine. Most providers have had stable conversational AI offerings available since 2017 and the increased adoption has […]

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