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ServiceNow Mini-Series, Part 3: Access Control Lists (ACL’s)

Category: Enterprise Collaboration

Hello again! In Part 1 of our mini-series, we walked through how to create a new Choice field on the Incident form and created a few choices for it. In Part 2, we walked […]


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Dynamics CRM 2016: To Cloud or Not to Cloud

Category: Customer Relationship Management (CRM)

While William Shakespeare did not have to deal with such a question during his time, it is a question that many companies (and probably yours, if you’re reading this) are faced with today. Within […]


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Dynamics CRM + Fantasy Sales Team by Microsoft

Category: Customer Relationship Management (CRM)

Normally when you think of fantasy teams and work together, productivity drain quickly comes to mind. But what if there was a way to blend the two together? All of the excitement of squaring […]


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Why you should Upgrade to SQL Server 2016

Category: Data & Analytics

SQL Server 2016 is the biggest release for SQL Server since at least SQL Server 2005. There are a bevy of features for DBAs, data scientists, Big Data developers, and BI developers. Microsoft has […]


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Come see Allegient (and me!) at Sharepoint Saturday Chicago Suburbs 2016

Category: Enterprise Collaboration

This Saturday, March 19th, SharePoint Saturday Chicago Suburbs will be hosting their next SharePoint Saturday. There is plenty of detail on their site but here are some of the highlights: The whole thing is […]


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Which Version of Microsoft Power BI is Right For Me?

Category: Data & Analytics

The pursuit of agile (self-service) analytics has become the goal for high-performing organizations (Check out the infographic here). Over the last few years, Microsoft has harnessed the power found in SQL and Excel to […]


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Eliminate Spreadsheet Clutter and Confusion with Master Data Services

Category: Data & Analytics

Microsoft Excel is probably the most used business tool in the world. It is used because it is helpful with such a wide variety of tasks, familiar to all business users, and requires no […]


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Automated Mobile App Testing & Xamarin

Category: Application Development

Ever build an awesome app just to realize something simple was broken on some random OS version, or worse, on some random device? Almost every developer has said, “that should work” and later said […]


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The Power of Data in Patient Care

Category: Data & Analytics

It’s been said, “Knowledge is power, information is liberating.” We’re living in an era when it’s estimated the U.S. healthcare industry generates approximately 30 percent of the world’s data (BridgeHead Software). In today’s digital […]


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ServiceNow Mini-Series, Part 2: Create a UI Policy

Category: Enterprise Collaboration

If you remember from my last blog, we walked through the steps to create a new Choice field on the Incident form and created a few choices for it. This time, we’re going to […]


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The Well-Oiled IT Machine: Webinar Review

Category: Ally Services

  If you’ve read Jim Collins’ book “Good to Great,” you may remember the phrase “Disciplined People. Disciplined Thought. Disciplined Action.” In the book, the author suggests that all “good to great companies,” or […]


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Ally Advantage: Using Metrics to Tell the Story

Category: Business Solutions, Ally Services

  Ever since my time as a student journalist, I’ve been convinced that numbers tell the story. Not just numbers, but having access to data in such a way that you can make sense […]


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