The Roster: Vol. 6

March 29, 2018 Ally White

At Credera, we believe we’re truly better together. The Roster is a monthly series that allows you to get to know leaders at all levels across the firm. Mike Chou Senior Architect, Integration and Data Services  Dallas, TX “Now Playing”: I’m a big fan of Top Chef. I enjoy cooking (for a small group) and trying […]

The Roster: Vol. 5

February 28, 2018 Ally White

At Credera, we believe we’re truly better together. The Roster is a monthly series that allows you to get to know leaders at all levels across the firm. Gabe Knapp Principal, Management Consulting  Dallas, TX   Favorite App: Vivino, a wine label scanning app. Favorite Book: The Tipping Point by Malcom Gladwell Passions Outside of Work: […]

The Roster: Vol. 4

January 30, 2018 Ally White

At Credera, we believe we’re truly better together. The Roster is a monthly series that allows you to get to know leaders at all levels across the firm. John Jacobs Principal Architect, Technical Architecture and Strategy  Dallas, TX   Life Hack: Use Doritos as kindling to start a campfire, it works particularly well in wet […]

Director of eCommerce – Leadership Responsibilities

December 21, 2017 Justin Bell

I first published this post back in 2010 because I had several clients ask who (what role) typically owns eCommerce, what organization they report to and what some of their key responsibilities are. Eight years later, much of the original post still holds true, but I’ve updated it with a few things that have changed. […]

The Roster: Vol. 3

November 30, 2017 Ally White

At Credera, we believe we’re truly better together. The Roster is a monthly series that allows you to get to know leaders at all levels across the firm. Kevin Erickson Principal, Management Consulting  Dallas, TX   Favorite Apps: Wall Street Journal & ESPN (Wisconsin Sports – my favorite team is the Green Bay Packers) “Now Playing”: The […]

Getting Started With Azure, Part 1: 7 Questions I Wish I Knew the Answer to Before Getting Started With Microsoft Azure

November 3, 2017 Ellen Honganen

As consultants in the Microsoft Solutions Practice, Hanna and I have Azure subscriptions with monthly credits to play around in our Azure sandbox. But because we were fresh college graduates, we didn’t have a lot of experience using Azure. We had a lot of questions: What if we go over our $150 credit limit? How […]

The Roster: Vol. 2

October 30, 2017 Ally White

At Credera, we believe we’re truly better together. The Roster is a monthly series that allows you to get to know leaders at all levels across the firm. Andrew Stewart Principal, Analytics and Business Intelligence  Dallas, TX   Passions Outside of Work: I love running, cycling, golfing and playing tennis, but find myself on the […]

Using Feature Toggles to Reduce the Friction of Change

October 27, 2017 Ken Schlobohm

Sometimes referred to as feature toggles, feature flippers, or feature flags, these terms all represent the same idea. We’re just talking about the ability to turn things on and off. While this seems simple, it can be quite liberating when a team starts using this approach to reduce the friction of adding new features to […]

Making WDS and SCCM PXE-Initiated Deployments Coexist

October 23, 2017 Sean Nixon

Do you want to use System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) to image computers over the network? Configuring SCCM for Preboot Execution Environment (PXE)-initiated deployments is a matter of enabling PXE support on the distribution points and creating and distributing a PXE-enabled boot image. But what if you are already using Windows Deployment Services (WDS) in […]

Associating Mailto Links With Outlook in Windows 7 Through Group Policy

October 20, 2017 Bobby Crotty

Clicking an email address link should open a program that allows you to send an email to that email address. With Windows 7 and before, administrators can (for the most part) make sure the correct program opens. Unfortunately, if administrators aren’t careful they can make email address links do nothing. One of our clients recently […]