Our Team Employee Spotlight – Jose Gonzalez

Employee Spotlight – Jose Gonzalez

Marketing: Hi Jose, congratulations on being March’s Employee Spotlight. We’re glad to have you here. Let’s get started. Can you tell us a little bit about your education and background? Jose: Thank you! Yes, of course, I have a Bachelors degree in Computer Science and a minor in Mathematics from Texas State University at San Marcos.  Even …

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Cloud Services Serverless Architecture series (Part 2: Deeper dive into Serverless Architecture)

Serverless Architecture series (Part 2: Deeper dive into Serverless Architecture)

I hope my previous blog gave you got a good start at learning about Serverless architecture. As promised, here is some more information on this topic to enrich your understanding of this implementation pattern. That’s right, in my opinion it is an implementation pattern. Because if you dig deeper, it’s not like there aren’t going …

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Machine Learning Beyondsoft meets with Microsoft EVP as Key AI partner

Beyondsoft meets with Microsoft EVP as Key AI partner

Businesses worldwide are working to leverage AI and Machine Learning to empower their digital transformation efforts and stay ahead of the competition. Last week, Beyondsoft joined partners and customers in Shanghai, including Jean-Philippe Courtois EVP and President, Global Sales, Marketing & Operations at Microsoft to discuss opportunities and challenges surrounding AI. In the meeting, Beyondsoft …

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Our Team Employee Spotlight – Nicholas Cook

Employee Spotlight – Nicholas Cook

For our February Employee Spotlight, Nick was nominated and will be highlighted in today’s interview: Marketing: Hi Nick! We can call you that right? Congratulations on being the February Employee Spotlight. Let’s get right in. Can you tell us a little bit about your education and background? Nick: Yeah of course! I have a Bachelor’s …

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Project Management Agile Transformation – Reasons for failure

Agile Transformation – Reasons for failure

Agility and flexibility to meet business needs in a quicker manner is becoming more and more relevant in today’s technology world. Business needs, priority, and requirements change with the fast-paced market, and technology needs to be locked in at the same pace. Big organizations are now adopting agility in their software development cycle to help business derive stronger revenues …

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Project Management Web Content Management – Improving Intranet Search Results

Web Content Management – Improving Intranet Search Results

Web Content Management, when applied to a corporate Intranet, means more than buying into an expensive or feature-rich Content Management System (CMS) software suite. Just like the vastly broader Internet, a corporate Intranet presents company information for internal consumption by its employees and trusted business partners. One of the most often-heard complaints from Intranet users …

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Our Team Employee Spotlight – Karen Hamilton

Employee Spotlight – Karen Hamilton

This month we got to sit down with Karen Hamilton, a senior project manager at Beyondsoft.  Here’s what she had to say …  Marketing: Hi Karen! Congratulations on being this month’s Employee Spotlight. Let’s get started … What’s your current role here at Beyondsoft and for how long?   Karen: I am an infrastructure project manager and have been …

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Artificial Intelligence Should program managers be afraid of Artificial Intelligence?

Should program managers be afraid of Artificial Intelligence?

Over the last couple of decades we’ve had some fundamental shifts in the way people work together on projects to improve efficiency. Artificial intelligence, although still in its relative infancy, is rapidly gaining momentum as the “next big thing” or at least, it is rapidly occupying our thoughts as “experts” warn of our impending doom. …

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Industry Trends Go digital or die – the race for digital transformation

Go digital or die – the race for digital transformation

Nothing is more satisfying than seeing glacier corps scrambling to catch up to small companies reinventing the status quo across multiple industries. Small nimble teams have been swallowing up opportunities to do the same things better and cheaper, and gaining a lot of momentum as a result. Digital Transformation is about adapting products, services, and …

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Project Management Stop asking your teams for status decks (and start introducing business process automation)

Stop asking your teams for status decks (and start introducing business process automation)

After decades of technological advancement and the numerous software capabilities at our disposal, it’s any wonder that we still use archaic means of getting things done when they can be automated to yield immense productivity gains. I will preface by mentioning that this article may not be applicable in all cases, but is especially applicable …

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Business Intelligence Professional Services vs. Managed Services vs. Staff Augmentation

Professional Services vs. Managed Services vs. Staff Augmentation

Comparing Service Models  For some companies, a hot economy means unparalleled growth. With that growth comes more business and higher revenues. The downside? It’s difficult to find the resources your company needs to support this new business in a hot labor market.   This is when companies look to outside sources—such as Beyondsoft—to fulfill their staffing needs. At Beyondsoft Consulting, we offer Professional Services, Managed Services, and Staff Augmentation to help you get the job done.   So, which of these three options best fits your …

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Business Intelligence Complete automation with Power BI and Excel Data Sources

Complete automation with Power BI and Excel Data Sources

There are many tools available for providing data to digital analysts. Some allow for streaming available data, while other sources face hurdles with every step. However, when hard-to-get information is put into a Power BI report, which requires regular updates, the process can seem like a waste of time.   Luckily, there is a solution.  Finding free options is challenging, but through the creative use of several Microsoft Office 365 tools, you can automate Power BI datasets. Many variations …

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