Hybrid IT, Actionable Analytics and Integrated Ecosystems

According to the Gartner Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2013, there are many strategic technologies that will have a significant impact in the next three years. As we have noticed in the overall evolution in IT, disruptions are taking place and those who will not adapt will over time fail. The team at RAY […] Read More

IT Asset Management – A Global Challenge

Where is your company Headquarters? Is the IT and Operations Team located there? The entire team or simply the senior leadership? Whatever the answers might be for your organizations, the needs are the same. IT Asset Management is a Global Challenge, requiring accountability, data integrity and visibility. In the 4Q of 2012, senior decision makers […] Read More

2012 In Review

The last 12 months were an interesting ride for those in IT leadership positions as well as RAY ALLEN INC. These only solidified the need for IT Asset Management in the business, while also linking the critical skills for leaders in IT and the executive team. Here’s a look back at our updates and announcements […] Read More

Top 5 Keys to Success in IT Asset Management

The IT organization is not going to succeed or fail on only one topic; rather it requires three key factors that will all link together in the business: People, Process and Technology, linked together by Communication, which is critical for success. While these are the foundation, there are other requirements for overall success. As we […] Read More

CIOs and Innovation: IT Enabled Business Value

As we approach the final month of 2012, there is a great deal of buzz about the increased pressure on the CIO Decisions and the balance of power and impact in the business with the others in the business, such as those in development (CTO) and external facing roles (CMO). It was mentioned at a […] Read More

Innovation in Chicago: RAY ALLEN Receives 2012 Best of Chicago Award

Earlier this year, RAY ALLEN Inc was selected for the 2012 Best of Chicago Award in the Computer Software Development category by the Chicago Award Program, as displayed on our website. Each year, the Chicago Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These […] Read More

Immediate Impact with Greatest Flexibility: The CIO Decision Balance

As the fourth quarter of 2012 is underway, there is increased pressure on the CIOs. This ranges from the trends in technology, globalization and governments. The CIO is seen as the go-to person often to improve efficiencies. CIO Magazine highlighted this in a recent article. The knowledge and exposure to other organizations and the investments […] Read More

Q4 Survival Guide for IT

As we continue on into Q4 of the Calendar year, the thoughts are in many minds of the future outlook. How are we going to finish the year? Is the end result going to be successful or challenging? Will we have to address changes again? The IT organization is not going to succeed or fail […] Read More

Why IT Asset Management Is Essential

A question that is active out there is why ? Why is IT Asset Management important for my business and IT environment? IT Asset Management allows you to run your business without becoming a full networking or IT company in the process. The RACSystem allows you to put more effort into other daily business activities […] Read More