Greystone Technology adds industry security veteran, expands to NYC metro area

Clients, associates, and friends, We are excited to announce the addition of an industry security veteran to our team and the launch of a new service office in the New York City metro area. Matthew Hahn, CISSP joins Greystone as Senior Director of Security based in a new West Orange, New Jersey office. Matt has […]

Tech Talk: Hybrid Cloud

Hybrid cloud computing

We know. It’s hard enough keeping track with all the developments around cloud computing. Now you have to understand a Hybrid Cloud model as well? We’ll make it simple for you and help you decide if Hybrid Cloud is the right solution for your business. First, let’s make sure we are all on the same […]

Tech Terms: Azure/AWS

No sooner does someone say “cloud” than I.T. folks start yelling “Azure!” and “AWS!”. You might be talking about the weather on a cloudy day; you will still be inundated with a flood of these words. So what are Azure and AWS, and why are technologists so excited about them? Azure and AWS are the […]

Finding Opportunity in the Cloud: Platform-as-a-Service

PaaS cloud computing services

In our previous post we talked through the most basic form of cloud computing services,¬†Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS).¬†In this post, we’ll discuss the next level of cloud computer services, Platform-as-a-Service. What is Platform-as-a-Service Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) is a cloud-based environment that comes with everything required to support web-based applications. The PaaS vendor provides networking equipment, server hardware, and […]

Want to work better together? Start with your collaboration weakness.

Working together as a team

We all know that working together is hard. Very, very hard. I have worked on projects with dozens of people from across the globe: different cultures, different time zones, different expectations. I have also worked at companies that only had a handful of people working out of the same office. In both situations, it was […]

Maybe IT wasn’t completely wrong

IT has reason for caution with cloud-based software

Not too long ago, business leaders had to go to IT to get new software approved and installed. Now, enterprise grade business applications are a Google search and credit-card swipe away. And the quality and variety are outstanding! Want to get your team collaborating and reduce the volume of email? A quick web search will […]

Finding Opportunity in the Cloud: Infrastructure-as-a-Service

Cloud computing with infrastrucutre-as-a-service

In our first post in the Finding Opportunity in the Cloud series, we defined what “The Cloud” is. Now that we know what cloud is, we’ll dig into the types of cloud computing services. There are three types of cloud service, each meeting the specific requirements of different types of business problems. The first type […]

Finding opportunity in the cloud

finding opportunity in the cloud

The Cloud. Even for an industry rife with hyperbole and marketing abuses, “The Cloud” stands out as one of the most inflated and misunderstood concepts in technology. Unfortunately, this misinformation leads to businesses making poor decisions about how, when, and why to implement cloud computing. In this series of blog posts, we’ll help to clarify […]

Top 4 Concerns Companies Have About Cloud Services

Servers providing cloud computing services to business

Business leaders top concerns about adopting cloud services are changing. While security and cost still give company leadership the jitters, it seems these fears are lessening while concerns about vendor lock-in and compliance/governance are growing*. However, in an informal Twitter poll, we found that IT leaders were still ranked security and a loss of control […]

Accelerate your cloud transformation with new OneDrive capabilities

Collaboration and sharing with OneDrive

Some exciting changes are coming to Microsoft’s OneDrive/OneDrive for Business platforms later this year. OneDrive lets you share files securely with anyone inside or outside your organization. With its deep Office integration, you have the rich co-authoring features which allow you to collaborate on any shared file that is stored on your OneDrive/OneDrive for Business […]