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BRAD SCHNEIDER, DIRECTOR OF IT, EMPLOYER ADVANTAGE

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JEREMIAH MARTINEZ, DIRECTOR OF IT, EAGLE MOUNTAIN CASINO

The Digital Shift Felt Around the World: Survey Findings on COVID-19 in the IT Space

With a global pandemic sending shockwaves across the world, we are faced with a host of unforeseen challenges threatening to permanently alter life as we know it — both personally and professionally. The Channel Company, parent company of CRN, reached out to Midsize Enterprise Strategies board members for their insight into the effects of COVID-19 on the IT industry, and to learn about the steps they are taking in reaction to big changes in their respective industries.

Some organizations were already in the early stages of digital transformation when the virus hit, having adopted cloud-ready solutions, remote capabilities, and virtual features. These organizations are no doubt fast-tracking their continuing IT evolutions, but their preparedness for remote operations has made their transitions easier than the changes that other organizations are now forced to consider.

 

The Digital Shift Felt Around the World: Survey Findings on COVID-19 in the IT Space

With a global pandemic sending shockwaves across the world, we are faced with a host of unforeseen challenges threatening to permanently alter life as we know it — both personally and professionally. The Channel Company, parent company of CRN, reached out to Midsize Enterprise Strategies board members for their insight into the effects of COVID-19 on the IT industry, and to learn about the steps they are taking in reaction to big changes in their respective industries.

Some organizations were already in the early stages of digital transformation when the virus hit, having adopted cloud-ready solutions, remote capabilities, and virtual features. These organizations are no doubt fast-tracking their continuing IT evolutions, but their preparedness for remote operations has made their transitions easier than the changes that other organizations are now forced to consider. Leslie Cothren, of Universal Mental Health Services, believes that the organization’s readiness has made rapid changes manageable.

Best of Breed: A CIO's View

John RegulaTake a closer look through the eyes of a CIO at what took place at the recent Best of Breed conference featuring many of today’s leading tech providers and his take on the channel’s strengths and weaknesses.

You Have More in Common With the NBA Than You Realize

Jeff LutesMES Advisory Board Member Jeff Lutes discusses how he faces the same challenges as a small to midsize enterprise despite working for the Orlando Magic, as well as finding the right partners to do business with.

Most folks wouldn’t assume that professional sports franchises struggle with resource management.

Take the NBA’s Orlando Magic, for example. Forbes calculated their team value at $920 million as of February 2017.

You Wanted Data. You Got Data. Now, What Do You Do With All of That Data?

Tammy BarrMES Advisory Board member Tammy Barr discusses how her struggle with data has evolved from figuring out where to find it to trying to get more of it to deciding how to analyze all of it.

Back in the day, companies wanted as much data as they could get, but didn’t know where to find it. Then they started getting measurable data, but still wanted more.

Voice Of The Midmarket: MES Appoints Five IT Leaders To Advisory Board

The Midsize Enterprise Summit is pleased to announce the expansion of its Advisory Board, with five influential IT leaders who will be serving as the voice of the midmarket and help shape the conference’s strategic direction. Joining the Board are a diverse set of leaders from a wide range of industries and markets. The newest Board members include Jesse Crum of Knoxville Hospital Clinics; Brian Melquist of Truck-Lite; Doug Pontious of Amerisure Insurance; Vennard Wright of Prince George’s County Government and Mary Wyderski of Professional Service Industries, Inc. All are passionate about helping other midmarket IT leaders succeed.