Articles By Chris Thierry

BYOD poses data privacy challenge for businesses

North Americans are inextricably tied to their mobile phones. The Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project has shown that in 2013, more than 90 per cent of North American adults own

Published on: October 27th, 2014 Chris Thierry

How to keep your IT assets in order in 6 easy steps

As an IT manager or executive, you’ve almost certainly experienced the ‘IT asset tracking nightmare’. If not, then you’re either incredibly lucky or you’ve already mastered the six-step process described below. Here’s the

Published on: September 16th, 2014 Chris Thierry

What might California’s BYOD decision mean for you?

Chris Thierry is the founder and president of ETeleSolv. Based in Montreal, ETeleSolv is a provider of technology expense management software, as well as expertise in telecom management, e-procurement, e-commerce, and supply chain

Published on: August 27th, 2014 Chris Thierry

Ask these 7 questions to bring mobile roaming charges back under control

Most of us have felt the pain of roaming charges. You get back from a productive business trip abroad, patting yourself on the back for accomplishing everything you set out to do without

Published on: July 17th, 2014 Chris Thierry

5 questions to help optimize your company’s mobile service plans

Businesses – from the smallest one person consultancy to large multinational corporations – spend bundles of cash each year on IT and telecommunications. Often, considerable time and effort goes into sorting through and

Published on: July 9th, 2014 Chris Thierry

9 questions to ask any SaaS vendor before making a purchase

SaaS is not just the smack teens talk to their parents. Jokes aside, as most know, SaaS is an acronym for “Software as a Service.” It’s defined as: “A cloud-computing approach to providing

Published on: June 13th, 2014 Chris Thierry

Can chief data officers become the heroes of big data?

  While bigger businesses in specific industries have employed Chief Data Officers (CDOs) for awhile, they remain relatively rare birds. Not surprisingly the rise of CDOs and the use of the term “big

Published on: May 28th, 2014 Chris Thierry