55% of consumers switched providers due to tech complications during COVID-19

Consumers’ dependence on digital services has been on full display during COVID-19. As per a new study conducted by OnePoll on behalf of Sungard Availability Services...

The use of digital services more than doubled on average during the pandemic. Here’s what that means for businesses.

Consumers have become more and more reliant on digital services in recent years. During the COVID-19 pandemic, however, those services became essential. ...

EXL: Moving Towards a New DR Model

When customers rely on you to manage their critical business processes, their success— and yours—rides on IT resiliency. And as more of those processes...

A snapshot in time: The impact of the wave

One of the most famous works of art, THE GREAT WAVE OFF KANAGAWA (popularly known simply as THE WAVE), depicts a plunging breaker wave executed in the form of Japanese...

Major luxury retail brand weaves resilience into business plan

When a well-known U.S.-based retailer acquired several new brands, management sought to establish a common IT platform to integrate operations and accommodate future...

Backblaze Case Study: You’re gonna need a bigger boat

Legend has it that the classic line “You’re gonna need a bigger boat” from the movie ‘Jaws’ came from screenplay co-writer Carl Gottlieb. He added the line based on comments...

Acting is reacting: Dramatic workplace recovery in progress

More than 400 years ago, a band of English actors called Lord Chamberlain's Men set about constructing the Globe Theatre, which later became the theatrical home of William...

How businesses can prepare for the coronavirus

The coronavirus outbreak continues to reach new milestones, the New York Times reports, disrupting businesses across the globe. Apple, Starbucks and Ikea have closed their...

How to prevent IT outages from disrupting your business

IT failures can leave companies frustrated. But this mood is nothing compared to the financial ramifications. According to Gartner, IT outages cost businesses an average of...

Age is only a number, especially for mainframes

The first commercial mainframe computer was introduced in 1951. That makes the mainframe roughly the same age as actor Mark Hamill, rock star Sting,...

Enabling equality: Sungard AS celebrates international women's day 2020

As different as they were, Katherine Johnson, Hedy Lamarr, Rear Admiral Grace Murray Hopper and Ada Lovelace all had one thing in common. The NASA...

Cabot Financial Services: Listening is key to best-fit approach

  When coming up with a plan for driving down personal debt, there are many strategies for keeping tabs on your loans, paying them back faster and staying on track. And...
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