Return on investment
- March 21, 2006
A Portland supply company found that its biggest customer was costing it money and now its sales force is focused on margins over revenue.
- March 15, 2006
Publishing company Simon & Schuster expects to save $1M a year on hardware and licensing fees by migrating off the mainframe to Unisys' Intel-based ES7000.
- February 15, 2006
If you're losing sleep over staffing and salary issues, here are seven steps to help you rest easy.
- February 07, 2006
Preston Gralla looks at what kind of return you might expect on your technology investment, and how to measure ROI after deployment.
- February 01, 2006
As part of a major revamp of the iSeries -- which includes a name change to the System i5 -- IBM is making it easier to integrate the iSeries platform with Windows.
- January 25, 2006
One midmarket CIO names four ways to build an enterprise architecture that will grow with your company.
- January 21, 2006
Zipcar's information technology leader discusses the company's growth and IT strategy.
- January 10, 2006
Executives rely on performance metrics to make changes within their organizations. This column discusses the art of creating and implementing effective metrics.
- December 14, 2005
It's time to meet the customers. The newest breed of CIOs is taking notes in retail stores -- and serving coffee on airplanes -- to boost bottom lines.
- November 10, 2005
Coca-Cola lost some pop, L 'Oreal made up some ground, and Dell won again. Check out this year's AMR Research list of supply chain technology stars.
- November 03, 2005
This week's CIO to-do list comes from Gartner's latest research into the minds of today's CEOs.
- October 26, 2005
In the midst of an energy crisis, companies are paying more than ever for power in the data center. IT organizations are being hit from both sides with spikes in price and demand.
- October 09, 2005
A financial services company forges meaningful relationships between geeks and suits with a three-day contest that could have been scripted for TV's 'The Apprentice.'
- October 05, 2005
First Data spends less than 4% of revenues on IT. How is it possible for this IT organization to operate successfully on such a small budget? Find out here.
- September 28, 2005
Compliance for SMBs is quite costly, but the operation and business benefits are well worth the investment.