There has been a great debate over whether Chromebooks or iPads are the ideal devices for the modern classroom. Although the debate has been quite dormant as Apple’s market share for iPads in the education sector has decreased by more than half over the last three years, Apple’s relaunch of the iPad for the education … Continue reading Chromebooks vs iPads: Intertwining Roads
Organizations set up numerous processes to successfully onboard a new employee. Without a doubt, HR takes on most processes. However, there is also an IT department assisting with getting the new hire set up for work. The processes for both HR and IT vary from one organization to another. Then, they vary from one job … Continue reading The Perks of Automating the Onboarding Process
There are multiple ways to attract talented candidates to work for your organization. Large corporations, like Google, show off their extensive employee workplaces scattered around the world. Other organizations, like The Boring Company, take pride in being the center of newsworthy stories. But without being one of the top tech companies in the world, how … Continue reading 3 Ways IT can Help New Employees on their First Day
IT Asset Management (ITAM) is the management of the hardware and software assets in an organization. After investing time and money in an IT Asset Management strategy, you want to take advantage of its core processes to increase the overall productivity of the organization, remain vendor compliant and reduce IT costs. Gartner claims that an … Continue reading What are IT Asset Management Processes?
IT Asset Management (ITAM) is the lifecycle management of hardware and software assets in an organization. This includes all the processes associated with hardware devices in the organization like computers, laptops, and tablets as well as intangible assets like software applications. The lifecycle management begins with an employee request through an approval process, procurement, recycling … Continue reading What is IT Asset Management?
The popular tool Microsoft’s System Center Configuration Management (SCCM) has been adopted by several organizations because of how easy it is to integrate and for the amount of data it collects. It is also utilized for its operational IT tasks like packaging software deployments and executing remote installations. Although the tool is constantly being updated, … Continue reading How To Enhance Your Microsoft SCCM Investment
IT Asset Management is no longer a manual process. As assets become an increasingly valuable part of organizations, their management is required to maintain accurate inventory and remain on budget. A popular approach is a check-in/check-out system to track assets, like laptops or cellphones. With the main goals of knowing who has what and where … Continue reading Increase IT Asset Management Efficiency With Barcode Scanners
The process of lending equipment to students is a common practice in the education sector. Students usually borrow laptops for a few hours or for the school day. Lending devices empower students to produce high-quality work even when they may not have access to necessary technology on a regular basis. This basic loaning program, however, … Continue reading How To Manage Loaning Programs in Education
The rise of cloud computing is encouraging organizations to invest in software subscription models as opposed to perpetual licenses. One of the most popular business software is Microsoft Office 365, launched less than a decade ago in June of 2011. In recent years, the use of Office 365 become more prominent in the workforce as Microsoft … Continue reading Save Money On Your Office 365 Subscription With IT Asset Management
The integration of technology in the education sector has become top priority for most universities and school boards in North American and Europe. Despite opposing opinions on the matter, education institutions are pouring millions of dollars into acquiring technology to incorporate in their curriculum. In Dian Schaffhauser’s Report: Education Tech Spending on the Rise, … Continue reading The Importance of IT Asset Management in the Education Sector