Softchoice’s CIO Kevin Wright talks about using technology to stay ahead in tough times.
Q: From a cost-management perspective, how has the recession changed the way you do things as an IT organization?
A: With every crisis there’s an opportunity to innovate and be more efficient. And that’s how we approached it. We made it a priority to address the things we could control directly by focusing on three key areas: rent and power, travel and IT infrastructure.
And, as a solutions company, we really wanted to leverage the technology we sell to our customers to accomplish these goals.
Q: What specific technologies have helped with rent and power costs? [Read more...]