Author: Rey Ortega

Top 3 Small Business Challenges in IT

The Morning Drive Podcast Episode 8 transcribed by our app TranscribeMeow. Check it out in the iOS App Store. Welcome to the Morning Drive podcast. I’m your host Rey Ortega, the CEO, and founder of Grata Software where we partner...

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Machine Learning – An Executive Overview

A small, family-owned grocery store in the heart of a downtown district has been providing goods to their community for over ten years. Customers come and go, and products fly off the shelves in waves. For the last two years,...

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Technical Debt: Bad for Your Business

Chances are if you work within a business or have your own business you have come to understand that technology is an integral part of your company's growth. You've implemented technologies in multiple ways using pre-packaged software and hardware, custom...

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Enhance Customer Experience with Artificial Intelligence and Robotics

The most important aspect of a successful business is the ability to provide a customer experience that exceeds expectations. According to a GrooveHQ Blog Post on customer experience, 86% of customers are willing to pay more for better customer experience....

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What Does the Latest British Airways Breach Mean to You

Recently, the British Airways' data breach by the hacker group, "Magecart," raised eyebrows about the use of third-party source code. By Mimicking credit card skimming devices, Magecart used malicious code to capture data entered by users of British Airways' payment...

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Top 5: Areas That Help You Compete On Cloud Services

Did you know, 81% of enterprises have adopted a multi-cloud strategy? This statistic, in RightScale's report on cloud trends in 2018, was captured through a survey sent to over 900 enterprises with more than 1000 employees. Does this mean that...

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Is Python A Dying Language?

Python is not going to die because not only can you use it as the core language for your project, it does an amazing job as a supportive language for your project.  For example, due to the simplicity in writing...

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What Is The Best FREE (mium) Cross-Platform Collaboration Software With No Harsh Limitations?

We find Trello to be effective for our teams.  We've been using it for over a year without paying any fees and we're managing several projects or boards simultaneously. We've integrated it into Slack, which is a great internal project...

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PHP Frameworks: What Frame Work I Can Use For My Website?

It is hard to determine which framework to use, but one thing you can do is look at Github's popular repo list and filter by language as PHP.  Then list out the frameworks on the list.  Research the pros and...

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What Are The Best And Worst Decisions You’ve Ever Made As A Start-Up CEO?

Acting like someone I'm not. In my previous startups, which were more than 10 years ago, I was young and naive. I used to think that to have a business you needed to be a certain way. I read a...

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