IT and business management for Small Business News
August 26, 2015
The Cookie Dining debuts a platform business model designed to outcompete established rivals by offering real-time payment, lower commissions and analytics. It will have to grow fast to do that.
May 28, 2015
Charlie Schiappa, CIO at MassHousing, invested in a platform-as-a-service tool for a faster, more flexible approach to building applications.
April 24, 2015
Demand for the Lilly Pulitzer for Target line overwhelmed the retailer's website and apps. With industrial IT, enterprises can prevent such blunders. Also in Searchlight: Google takes on wireless phones; Box opens up to developers.
February 27, 2015
A shared technology services marketplace, like the one recently implemented by Oakland County, Mich., offers a variety of benefits to governments constrained by tight budgets, including more affordable prices for services and interesting ...
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