Alex Meehan

Alex Meehan

Efficiency is always fashionable

Efficiency is always fashionable

The need to get more out of existing technology is driving increased interest in infrastructure optimisation, but what is at stake and what can be gained by rethinking the way a company organises its technology?

Stand and deliver

Stand and deliver

With the cost of ransomware predicted to hit $11.5 billion around the world in 2019, according to Cybersecurity Ventures, now is the time to ask if there’s more you could be doing to protect your company from this threat?

Connectivity greases the wheels of all business

Connectivity greases the wheels of all business

With more and more companies depending on broadband connections to do business, the quality of connections can become an issue. Alex Meehan reports

User experience is everything in mobility

User experience is everything in mobility

With a growing number of organisations going ‘mobile first’ in their IT activities, enterprise mobility is a trend that’s here to stay. In fact, many would say it’s the ‘new normal’. Alex Meehan reports

Is managed ICT cresting a wave?

Is managed ICT cresting a wave?

Outsourcing the IT function isn’t a particularly new idea but cloud facilitation is driving a new wave of adoption, leading some market observers to think that critical mass has been achieved, writes Alex Meehan

Next generation ERP making inroads with SMEs

Next generation ERP making inroads with SMEs

Enterprise resource planning (ERP) lies at the heart of how many companies do business, but deeper integration and mobile functionality are increasingly changing the way it works. Alex Meehan reports

If you don’t need it, don’t ask for it

If you don’t need it, don’t ask for it

Although many organisations prepared well for GDPR long before it came into effect, many others seem to have taken a wait-and-see approach. Alex Meehan reports

When asking IT for help just makes sense

When asking IT for help just makes sense

It takes all kinds of resources to run a business in 2018, but you wouldn’t dream of trying to generate your own electricity or dispose of your own waste, so why worry about managing your own IT, asks Alex Meehan

Is mobility heading for mass adoption?

Is mobility heading for mass adoption?

Communication in business is all about being contactable and having the information you need at your fingertips, and that’s where enterprise mobility shines. Alex Meehan reports

Keep up to speed with fast-moving world of mobile working

Keep up to speed with fast-moving world of mobile working

The days of ‘working from home’ being a euphemism for taking the day off are long gone, and mobile working is increasingly the norm for many Irish companies, writes Alex Meehan

Greasing the wheels of business communication

Greasing the wheels of business communication

No matter how automated or intelligent IT systems get, one thing is unlikely to change — the role of personal communication in business, and that’s where unified communications comes in. Alex Meehan reports

Do you know where your data is?

Do you know where your data is?

Ever wonder where all the data you create is stored? Your data, along with everyone else’s on the internet, lives in data centres around the world and there are more than a few in Ireland, writes Alex Meehan

Entering the digital chrysalis

Entering the digital chrysalis

Digital transformation offers the potential to improve all aspects of how companies do business, but only if it’s done right, writes Alex Meehan

When standing still isn’t an option

When standing still isn’t an option

The ability to go mobile is more important than ever, but so too is mobile security. Alex Meehan reports

Under pressure

Under pressure

The complexity of ICT projects means that organisations face challenges to ensure they are properly specified, delivered on time and to budget.