Task Management vs. Project Management – What’s the Difference?

Whatever you do in your professional life, going to work is all about getting things done. While both project management and task management are designed to focus your efforts towards what matters most for your organization, there is often confusion between the two. This blog post will help you identify…Read More

Hard-coded account in ZyXel equipment

This past Christmas, researcher Niels Teusink of the Dutch company EYE reported a vulnerability in Zyxel equipment: an undocumented admin-level account called “zyfwp” with a hard-coded password in a number of hardware firewalls and wireless controllers. The firmware code contains the password, which is unencrypted. Owners are urgently advised to…Read More

Air-Fi is another path to stealing data from an isolated computer

To keep secret information beyond the reach of attackers, organizations place it on devices that are not connected to a local network, let alone the Internet — so-called air-gapped computers. However safe that may sound, infecting such a machine or a network segment is actually not that difficult (recall the…Read More

Master Project Management with the Critical Path Method

Project management requires a wide spectrum of skills, organizational abilities, and attention to detail to make sure everything moves forward according to plan. A good project manager is able to keep all the plates spinning in sync while making it appear effortless at the same time. However, the more plates…Read More

CLOUDPILOTS Keeps Their Distributed Team Organized with MindMeister, MeisterTask and Google Workspace

“With team members sitting in three different countries, the cloud-based tools from Meister and Google are essential for keeping us aligned and productive,” says CLOUDPILOTS CEO Bernhard Fieglmüller. Find out how and why the Cloudpilots use cloud-based productivity tools in this customer success story. The CLOUDPILOTS Software & Consulting GmbH…Read More

Classic vs. Agile Project Management: Choosing the Right Approach 

The benefits of effective project management are widely-known: excellent results, delivered on time and within budget. However, suboptimal project management can lead to costly delays and budget overruns. While the line between success and failure depends on many factors, the selection of a suitable project management approach is among the…Read More

Waterfall vs. Agile Project Management: Choosing the Right Approach 

The benefits of effective project management are widely-known: excellent results, delivered on time and within budget. However, suboptimal project management can lead to costly delays and budget overruns. While the line between success and failure depends on many factors, the selection of […] The post Waterfall vs. Agile Project Management:…Read More

How Salesforce Uses Process Street for Effective Client Onboarding

A SaaS heavyweight & one of the largest tech companies in the world with over 49,000 employees in 28 countries, Salesforce has built the worlds most successful CRM – not to mention the tallest building in the Western US, the Salesforce Tower. In this post we look at how Salesforce…Read More

How Chocolate Can Teach You All You Need to Know About Qualitative Research

“Startups that regularly conduct qualitative research (not just quantitative) experience faster results in their quest to achieve product-market-fit.” – Mitchell Posada, I’m a startup, do I need to do Qualitative Research? Why? Because by regularly doing qualitative research, you are engaging with (and acting on) the voice of your ideal…Read More

Hack the lights: The Italian Job in terms of cybersecurity

Protagonists, or their opponents, taking control of a city’s transportation management system is standard movie fare. The characters’ aim is to create either a traffic jam for pursuers or a getaway route for themselves. Hackers, Live Free or Die Hard and Taxi are a tiny sample of the artistic incarnations…Read More

Protecting virtual desktops

The mass transition of office employees to remote work has sparked the interest of companies in related technologies and security solutions. Many organizations have begun migrating their work processes to Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) environments. Using VDI enables employees to connect to corporate resources from any device (either remote or…Read More