Basic Challenges • Where are you in your growth cycle? • Speed of Startup • Cost of Startup • Maintain compatibility
Security • Internal • External
Safety • Backup of Data • Methods of Backup • Storage of Backups
Access to Internet • To allow or NOT allow?
Remote Access &Mobile Computing • Being in Touch – Good or Bad? • Multiple devices – support worries • Security Issues
SupportInhouse vs. Outsourced • Availability of Support • Quality of Support • Skill level against salary • Depth of experience
Miscellaneous Issues • Can I.T. be used to reduce people and save overheads? • You need I.T. to compete with your competitors? • Computerisation should be done when Current Business Activities justify it? • New Technologies… • Cloud Computing