Mobile Expense Management

07/15/2021 7:23 AM By cfridrich - Comment(s)
Optimize mobile plans based on the device type and usage. Get rid of unused or underutilized lines. Pool data to eliminate overages and roaming charges. Find and apply unknown rate plans, promos, and discounts.


07/13/2021 10:59 AM By cfridrich - Comment(s)
Service providers that offer MDM services provide additional solutions and benefits by eliminating the constant routine and daily activities required to manage corporate mobile devices in-house freeing up time to focus staff on more important things.

Care for some TEA?

03/11/2021 2:03 PM By cfridrich - Comment(s)
How much are those telecom, mobility, and cloud services really costing you? Let's have some TEA and we'll help you find out.

Care for some TEA?

03/11/2021 2:02 PM By cfridrich - Comment(s)
How much are those telecom, mobility, and cloud services really costing you? Let's have some TEA and we'll help you find out.

Mobile Mgmt: In-House vs Outsourcing

03/11/2021 11:52 AM By cfridrich - Comment(s)
Mobility Management services are on the rise as corporate mobile plans and devices become more complex and costly for companies. Should it be outsourced or kept in-house?

Bills Piling up: Tech expenses

03/10/2021 11:05 PM By cfridrich - Comment(s)
Businesses have a rat’s nest of bills ranging from network, phone, mobile, and everything in between. With complex, cryptic, and hard-to-understand bills, businesses wind up spending far too much money each month on unnecessary expenses that can be reduced or, in some cases, eliminated.

Ways to Reduce Mobile Costs

03/10/2021 10:30 PM By cfridrich - Comment(s)
How can you reduce that huge Mobile Carrier bill each month for your business? 

Control employee usage. 

How can you manage and prevent employees from blowing through their data limits? 

There are several clever ways to help companies mange, control, and reduce monthly corporate mobile i...

Information Disparity

02/19/2021 3:26 PM By cfridrich - Comment(s)
Industry noise, marketing fluff, and information disparity explain why a recent poll showing 64% of US-based business decision-makers use third-party consultants and system integrators when buying IT products, services, and solutions.

Control Costs (revisited)

02/18/2021 3:03 PM By cfridrich - Comment(s)
We are now almost one-year into this ridiculous pandemic. There is certainly the smell of rebound in the air. As talks of rebooting and restarting take root, executives are already feeling the pressure to optimize, reinvest, and continue to reduce costs to help keep their companies moving forward.

TechRat Exercise

02/11/2021 11:28 AM By cfridrich - Comment(s)
Reduce costs, consolidate, eliminate redundancies: Technology rationalization is a helpful exercise for any business

Digital Transformation

02/10/2021 4:05 PM By cfridrich - Comment(s)
Companies of all sizes are seeing desirable outcomes from digital transformation efforts. But the path to value starts with defining a strategy for your specific business needs and desired outcomes.

WTH Microsoft?

10/22/2020 2:57 PM By cfridrich - Comment(s)
We're all used to having Windows updates being a complete crap show, but Outlook? Office!? What's going on here?

Controlling Costs

05/05/2020 10:08 PM By cfridrich - Comment(s)
As talks of re-starting the economy take root, executives will begin feeling the pressure to reduce costs to help keep their companies afloat.

Wuhan Virus Phishing Attacks

04/15/2020 7:51 PM By cfridrich - Comment(s)
I just got an e-mail from the WHO asking for a donation to help fight coronavirus. It looked good. It sounded good. It was a fake. Asking for a donation in Bitcoin set off my alarm. We may get sick, but phishing, the art of conning people via email or texts, is as healthy as ever.

WFH: The New Normal

03/19/2020 5:00 PM By cfridrich - Comment(s)
Business continuity is important during these weird times. Enabling work-from-home (WFH) technologies for staff will be important. There are many offering free tools and solutions with extended free trials. But it is still important to evaluate your options, even if only temporary.

Farm Fresh Technology!

02/11/2020 11:44 AM By cfridrich - Comment(s)
Cloud 9 Advisers provides the perfect balance of nutrients and recommended daily vitamins your growing company needs.

Wi-Fi and LoRaWAN?

10/08/2019 2:22 PM By cfridrich - Comment(s)
Combining Wi-Fi signals and LoRaWAN signals could make the IoT world more useful than ever.


08/06/2019 11:35 AM By cfridrich - Comment(s)

Total control and dominance of your network; moo-hoo ha-ah!

Enterprise mobility 2019: Dawning of the age of UEM
What began as MDM-Mobile Device Management has continued its evolution through MAM-Mobile Application Management, EMM-Enterprise Mobility Management, and MMS-Managed Mobility Services to UEM...

7 team chat alternatives

06/18/2019 3:08 PM By cfridrich - Comment(s)
Slack kickstarted the "business chat" market five years ago. Today, other options might be better suited for some companies. Here’s a look at seven Slack rivals, from big players like Microsoft Teams and Google Hangouts to other lesser-knowns.

3 Reasons for Hybrid Cloud

06/18/2019 12:33 PM By cfridrich - Comment(s)
Businesses are moving to the cloud at breakneck speed; communications, applications, backups, disaster recovery, compute, storage... you name it. Some businesses dive in, head first. While others have more of a "healthy-skepticism". In either case, most businesses use the public cloud for ...