By George O'Brien, Melillo Consulting
The recent spate of high-profile cyberattacks, many involving paid ransoms featuring six or seven zeroes, has brought an ongoing, and escalating, problem even more to the forefront. Businesses are being advised that the problem needs to be managed — before the worst happens. That means having a detailed plan involving many layers to keep things safe.
By Doug Morrison, Director Business Performance Management, Melillo Consulting
Workforce planning is a popular topic: Our customers want to optimize resource utilization and recognize labor costs more accurately. Agile methodology and DevOps practices are two popular trends that have made workforce planning and accounting even more arduous.
By Doug Morrison, Director Business Performance Management
Many businesses today are faced with upgrading legacy technology and systems, while reducing risk and strategically aligning IT to business needs. Not so long ago, it was business as usual behavior to run IT as in a silo without regard to business challenges. Today, IT departments should be run as a utility, producing a monthly statement of delivered value and cost..
By Melillo Consulting StaffMelillo has now been in business for over 30 years, and with that experience, we've seen a lot of the trends and changes in the industry. [More]
By Dan Sytsma, President, Melillo Consulting
Enterprises today are well aware of the enormous potential of Big Data, but many continue to struggle with the organization, administration and governance of their fast- growing and complex data sets. Companies must invest in effective Big Data management strategies to understand and organize the data they have amassed and then analyze it to provide themselves a competitive edge.