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Top 3 Things to Be Aware of in Technology Expense Management

Today, we will discuss the Top 3 Things to Be Aware of in Technology Expense Management. 1.Inventory Integrity is Challenging for TEM Providers Today, we will discuss the biggest complaint by many organizations, is that their TEM Provider does not have a complete and accurate inventory of their services.  This is very commonplace, as many of the TEM Providers view a billing inventory as the only real record that they should reference through their daily practice, when in fact, there ...

COMPREHENSIVE NETWORK SOLUTIONS CASE STUDY

A leading supplier of high-quality automotive parts, products, and services were dissatisfied with its existing network solutions. The Challenge: The company, which spans across 25+ countries, was not receiving quality service or support from its communications and data network providers. Looking to help make a change, the Director of IT searched through their outlook contracts, remembering the great experience they previously had with Intelligent Bills. The Results: Intelligent Bills found: $3.25 million total contract value. 90 days first site up ...

VENDOR MANAGEMENT: What’s Really Important?

Today, many companies state they have a relationship or partnership with some of their vendors when discussing network architecture and solutions that make their business run and the question is, with vendor management, what’s really important?  What does this really mean when it comes to telecom vendors?  Does being the biggest or the longest mean they can deliver the best value, service, and delivery?  Unless your vendor is giving you back cash or you have some level of bartering arrangement ...

Achieve Immediate Cost Reductions on IT/Telecom during COVID-19

With the Covid-19 pandemic gripping the world, several businesses and organizations’ suddenly find themselves in very unfamiliar territory and in need of cost reductions on IT/Telecom during COVID-19. Broadly, companies are worried about three critical aspects – business continuity, staying engaged with customers, and the significant expense around it all. Companies are actively rethinking strategies to effectuate these three pain points, but results are showing that that may not be enough. At Intelligent Bills, we come to you with unmatched ...

Corporate Technology Areas Impacted by COVID 19

Since the pandemic started, the corporate work culture has changed dramatically in almost all facets. From everyone going into the office daily, with the occasional work from home situation, to the majority of staff working remotely. This has caused a large number of corporate technology areas impacted by COVID 19.   THE QUESTION ON EVERYONE'S MIND IS: How long will this continue and will our experience now be the norm for years to come? There are many opinions and daily ...

Choosing the Right Provider for Successful TEM Implementation

TEM IMPLEMENTATION SHORTCOMINGS Many of the most recognizable TEM Organizations like Tangoe, Calero, CASS, and Sakon all suffer from implementations gone wrong. Based on direct firsthand experience, there are many reasons why problems continue to exist within the TEM space. If addressed and implemented correctly, clients would experience a state of Zen post-installation. Completing a successful TEM implementation is possible if you choose the right TEM Provider. "Business zen" is an achievable state for some, but not realistic for many ...

Disaster Preparedness For Businesses: Keep Adapting Even After The Pandemic

The spread of the coronavirus pandemic has taught all of us that we need to be prepared. Individuals need to be prepared in their day-to-day lives and be willing to adapt to changing environments, and companies need to adapt and impliment disaster preparedness for businesses best practices in order to keep commerce going. During the COVID-19 pandemic, we have seen so many companies creatively adapt to the changing times and be better for it. Even in the wake of suspending ...