Denver Cloud Partners Roadshow 2017 Review

Posted by Chris Parise on Sep 19, 2017 12:10:30 PM

Brook Trout Solutions was a presenter and participant in Cloud Services Community’s gathering at the wonderful Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse in Denver. The Roadshow was designed to educate businesses involved in the sales, deployment and support of Cloud and Network services.

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Topics: cloud, Cloud community, IT

Technology Assessment from Brook Trout Solutions

Posted by brooktrout42 on Sep 12, 2017 4:37:04 PM

The jump shot, the forward pass, advanced training techniques, equipment improvement, all represent changes in sports that improved performance. Has there ever been a movement that changed the way businesses operate so rapidly than with the cloud? Forcing companies to look deep at each department and evaluate for improvement? For obvious reasons I would say yes, mainly due to my personal experience working with technology solutions designed for our customers. However, let’s pump the brakes and take some time to make sure this approach to a technology journey is done correctly.

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Topics: cloud consulting, technology, technology journey, technology solutions, advice, cloud service brokerage

Denver Cloud Partners Roadshow 2017

Posted by brooktrout42 on Sep 7, 2017 4:12:06 PM

Next week, September 14th 2017 Brook Trout Solutions GM Chris Parise will be speaking about profitability in the cloud. The event is sponsored by Cloud Services Community at Ruth Chris’s Steak House. This unique approach is designed to develop an ecosystem that helps companies who sell cloud solutions collaborate. Concentrating on the sales and marketing process this opportunity this will provide like minded companies to share strategies and form partnerships to create exceptional customer experiences.

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Topics: cloud, cloud consulting, technology, technology journey, technology solutions, technology advisors, advice

The Best Articles of August 2017

Posted by brooktrout42 on Sep 7, 2017 3:19:08 PM

 As advisers we want to educate our base on everything that is happening in the industry. We found that people dont have the time to review multiple resource each month and stay on top of everything that is being published. This is the start of a monthly review of articles around the web that we think are interesting and will be useful to our readers. Everything from writing better emails to security innovation.

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Topics: cloud consulting, technology, technology journey, technology solutions, technology advisors, advice

Don't let a Teenager Hack your Biz

Posted by brooktrout42 on Aug 24, 2017 1:58:08 PM

The Dark Side to Sensitive Data 

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Topics: technology journey, technology solutions, technology advisors, vendor management services, security solutions

Why use a Vendor Management Service

Posted by brooktrout42 on Aug 16, 2017 6:33:33 PM

For any business making a decision is a process. You are going to go through numerous scenarios to make sure that you are making the best move for your company or position within the company. It is hard to be 100% when you are spending money, i have crossed many companies that have the same problems. “What the _ _ _ _ was i thinking, how come I am locked into a multi-year agreement with a company with inferior support and technology . This is what Vendor Management Service is all about, gathering the right information and assets before making a decision.

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Topics: cloud consulting, technology journey, technology solutions, technology advisors, vendor management services

The Technology Journey of 2017

Posted by brooktrout42 on Jul 20, 2017 5:07:37 PM

In the past 12 months the changes in technology are, to coin a phrase, “Fast and Furious”! Everyday there are new technology solutions developed to improve Cloud Performance, Employee Production, Customer Experience and lower TCO.

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Topics: cloud consulting, technology, communication solutions, technology journey, technology solutions, technology advisors

What is a Technology Advisor?

Posted by brooktrout42 on Jul 17, 2017 5:12:16 PM

Don’t worry there is no test and you don’t have to learn another acronym to figure out what the hell this means. This is simply a term that describes what we do accurately. Advise customers on Technology Solutions with the best possible solution provider for their needs. Pretty simple right?

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Topics: cloud consulting, technology

3 Things You Must Do Before a Data Migration Strategy.

Posted by Chris Parise on Jun 22, 2017 2:16:42 PM

Have you been involved in any migration of workloads and applications to the Cloud? There is no simple "Lift and Shift" when taking on a migration project. Migration Planning is essential to uncovering risk factors, avoiding potential issues and identifying the impact it will have on my business.

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Topics: cloud, datamigration, datamigrationstrategy, cloud consulting, data migration plan

Tech Tour presented by PlanetOne Communications

Posted by Chris Parise on May 10, 2017 6:19:47 PM

In a setting that makes you think the next thing you will see is a Caveman chasing a Sabertooth Tiger, PlanetOne Communications held a great event at Arrowhead Golf Course.

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Topics: event review