Newsletter Archive: 2006

IT Support: Setting Rates
With setting your IT support rates, there is no ethical dilemmas. You need to charge what is going to make you have a successful, viable business.

Date: 2006-06-26


Development Tools Survey
EDC is an independent market research firm focused on software development. We're recruiting developers and IT professionals to take a survey on development tools and technologies. You'll get to tell industry leaders what you really think. AND each person who completes the survey is entered into a drawing to win $500US.

Date: 2006-06-22


Bad Routers
I have a customer with a branch office in China. The folks over there need access to resources in the main office, so of course we implemented a VPN between the two offices.

Date: 2006-06-20


Think Of Virtualization Like A Mutual Fund
John McKnight gave me this analogy, and I can't be happier about it. It really helps people understand what this "virtualization" thing is all about.

Date: 2006-06-14


IT Project Governance And Prince2 Project Management
In today's fast-changing information economy, IT project governance has emerged as one of the most vital corporate responsibilities.

Date: 2006-06-13


IT Consulting Rates: What Should You Charge?
Your hourly IT consulting rate potentials will vary according to where you live. The rates in this article will be based in U.S. dollars, so if you're reading this in Canada, the UK, Australia, New Zealand, or another country, you'll need to do some conversions.

Date: 2006-06-01