Helping Businesses Fast-Track Digital Transformation During the Pandemic

Necessity is the mother of acceleration. Case in point: organizations that previously might have allowed months or even years for their digital transformation projects suddenly had to complete them in a matter of weeks in response to the rapidly changing environment of COVID-19. As a result, many clients turned to Sirius to fast-track their digital [...]

3 Key Factors Influencing Data Center Modernization

For organizations trying to get a better handle on their data so they can see how it affects their business outcomes, the digital age has accelerated the need for modernizing the data centers. IT is constantly under immense pressure to improve, scale, consolidate, and optimize applications to meet the needs of their end-users. A modern [...]

Our Omnichannel Commerce Checklist for the Holidays

With the holiday season quickly approaching, we’ve put together a list of things to consider before launching your marketing campaigns and decking the halls with boughs of holly. Use our tips to help you prepare for a unique holiday shopping season where customers are more apt to use alternative shopping methods such as online shopping [...]

How to Create an Agile Software Factory in the Enterprise

For Agile and DevOps transformation, what may have worked for a small co-located team working on fairly simple software has proved not to adequately scale to the complex software systems modern corporations rely on. Instead, an Agile Software Factory utilizing a mature scaling framework such as the Scaled Agile Framework or Disciplined Agile as your [...]

Finding Your Spot on the Remote Work Journey

The COVID-19 pandemic has had far-reaching, profound effects on nearly every segment of the population. According to a new Pew Research Center survey, nearly nine in 10 U.S. adults say their life has changed at least a little as a result of the outbreak, including 44% who say their life has changed in a major [...]

Sirius Wins Zerto’s Top Reseller of the Year Award

Every year Zerto considers more than 1,500 partners for awards named at its annual ZertoCON user conference, which draws thousands of IT professionals to learn and discuss best practices around data protection, ransomware, disaster recovery, and mobility across hybrid and multi-cloud environments. This year, Sirius was named Zerto’s Top Reseller of the Year in recognition of [...]

Why We’re Excited About the New HCL Commerce v9.1

For a large part of my career I have been involved with what is now HCL Commerce (formerly IBM WebSphere Commerce), a powerful customer interaction platform for omni-channel commerce. My first project was a v5.4 to v5.6 migration, and I have been on projects for every version through the current v9 iteration. To say that [...]

Patient Care in the Cloud

Healthcare is going digital, and it’s not all happening inside the hospital or clinic. With the increasing popularity of telehealth services and smart remote-monitoring devices, doctor-patient relationships have new tools for communication, diagnosis and monitoring, and the implications for patient care are significant. For example, McKinsey has identified that one of the principal reasons patients [...]

The Digital Workspace that Works for Everyone

“Going to work” has been replaced with “getting to work” as focus shifts mainly to the things we do as employees, not where we do them. This evolution of how and where we work has expanded the diversity of apps, devices, infrastructures and even people’s working styles. “Going to work” has been replaced with “getting [...]

Personalization for the Win

Today’s marketers face many challenges. Disperse marketing channels, siloed data, loud noise, and limited budgets are just a few. Yet, the pressure is on for traffic and lead generation. How are you effectively executing your marketing campaigns? Personalized marketing is a true one-to-one marketing practice, by which companies leverage data analysis and digital technology, to deliver [...]