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Managed Services and the CIO

As online streaming continues to globalize, modern CIO’s must commit to the latest in managed service technology. To assist them, we here at NicePeopleAtWork have developed and recently unveiled our latest innovation to NPAW-er the video streaming industry – Houston Managed Services.

IBM recently published a white paper detailing why the modern video companies should utilize managed service technology. Those are cost reduction, capital expense reduction, and increased efficiency, all of which Houston provides.

With the increasing complexity of the video delivery ecosystem, and the growing economies of scale among companies, outsourcing to a managed service provider is an important cost saving decision CIO’s can make. It permits the video provider to externalize customer support services, which lends to another improvement mentioned in the IBM report, increased efficiency.

In tandem with cost reduction, the utilization of managed services like Houston leads to a reduction in capital expenses. As the IBM report states “Similar to the ways many companies lease real estate rather than purchase, deliver models like cloud and managed services can free capital by shifting IT costs to operating expenses, where there is greater flexibility.”

Such service permits smaller firms to compete in an industry that is dominated by larger, international companies. Furthermore, the ability to monitor the real time occurrences of streaming experiences simplifies and encourages the worldwide growth of smaller enterprises. The increasing globalization of the modern economy  means firms which use managed services have a huge advantage over their competition.

There are other reasons promoting the use of service management software mentioned in the IBM report. We’d like to highlight “access to technology innovation”. Because we are committed to the never-ending improvement of our technologies, we assure our clients that subscribing to Houston and the YOUBORA platform is a guarantee that they will receive the most competitive and futuristic programs on the market.

With this commitment to innovation and invention, comes “flexibility and scalability to adapt to changing business conditions”. Because we serve a diverse clientele, each different from the other, we are committed to providing the most customizable software we can. This allows your IT team to better manage what information they need to maintain the quality service they promise to their subscribers.

Houston we have a solution. For the modern online media organization, managed services are essential for the growth of your business, nationally and around the world. For businesses seeking the best of this technology, Houston is the most reliable and cost effective service they can choose.

Just another thing to think about from us here at NPAW.


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James Noeker on April 22nd 2016

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