In the latest installment of our multi-part series on the growth of construction companies, we take a closer look at the IT security and reliability considerations that abound in the modern landscape. With companies becoming increasingly connected, every industry is now a potential target of a cyberattack.
The need for mobile systems has always existed in the construction industry. After all, projects aren't completed in the office. Construction company teams find themselves across the region, sometimes in remote locations, needing to communicate with owners, architects, project managers, and the home office, all from a distance. As such, ... Read More
The construction industry is one of the most critical sectors in the Iowa economy, representing 5% of the state's overall economic activity and spread across nearly ten thousand companies employing approximately 80,000 Iowans today vs. just over 60,000 a decade ago.
Information Technology professionals are truly essential resources for the day-to-day operation of your business. It's critical that you build a strong team of experts, whether insourced or outsourced, and that they be managed and supported effectively. At the same time, IT personnel are not the only employees who may have significant access to ... Read More
Construction company owners and leaders throughout Iowa face two consistent challenges when it comes to growth. The first is selecting and pursuing the right kinds of projects in a fast-changing marketplace. And the second is finding the right talent and technology to scale the company flexibly. Whether you run a general contractor, ... Read More
Industrial networks have become increasingly common over the last decade as more companies realize that they can use data to improve diverse processes. Recent innovations make business operations even more effective. Before you invest in a new or existing industrial network, learn about the benefits of upgrading and any challenges you ... Read More
If your business relies on Toshiba business phones, there are important decisions to be made soon. The phone products, now owned by Mitel, are being completely phased out, giving businesses the chance to upgrade and add new capabilities. With the phase-out of Toshiba phones, local businesses are turning to Dymin for help with selecting ... Read More
Just a couple of decades ago, many businesses viewed ERP (enterprise resource planning) software as helpful but unessential. Somehow, companies found ways to manage supply chains and manage risk without much help from real-time data analytics. It certainly helped that competitors also struggled without insights from ERP software.
Topics: risk management, supply chain, business processes, compliance, integration, ERP software, enterprise resource planning, enterprise performance management, project management, analytics, real-time data
Healthcare IT has revolutionized the industry, making it easier than ever for doctors to access patient records, discover potential drug interactions before they cause harm, and track outbreaks as they emerge in communities. Electronic medical records (EMRs), for example, give authorized healthcare workers information about a patient's ... Read More
Topics: Healthcare IT, HIPAA compliance, IT security, telemedicine, patient records, IT technology challenges, ransomware, telehealth, managed services provider, healthcare technology,, electronic medical records, EMR, security compliance
Today's small and mid-sized medical practices know the importance of becoming HIPAA compliant, but the challenges that stand in their way can be daunting. From lack of proper administrative tools to common cybersecurity challenges, here's a closer look at the likely issues you'll face as you work to obtain HIPAA compliance, along with ... Read More