Modernizing a Business Process in AWS

Modernizing a Business Process in AWS

The Softchoice Cloud team has just finished modernizing a customer’s business process to take advantage of the AWS cloud. The goal was to find the most secure and agile way to simplify a tedious monthly process.

The customer provides Health and Wellness programs to corporate clients and their employees. They regularly inform their clients on healthy lifestyles, nutrition, workplace ergonomics, and common health conditions. Every month the customer would generate these emails by manually exporting data from their client records in the AWS Relational Database Service (RDS), and loading it into an on-premise email marketing platform. [Read more …]

How a Distributed Workforce Puts You Where You Need To Be

How a Distributed Workforce Puts You Where You Need To Be

When articles are written about “the modern workplace,” the name itself is a significant misnomer, given the modern workplace, in essence, is the whole world. With employees exercising their increased ability to work remotely, from the field, and across various branches of international corporations, the term “distributed workforce” has emerged to accurately describe how employees work in tandem across various distances and devices.

But the old ways of thinking are hard to remove from the North American style of business, and that’s especially true when it comes to ideas surrounding in-office attendance and a concentrated workforce.

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