Category: Business Practices | Blog

Business practices means a lot: from how we hire, to what software to use, to how to prepare for the unknown. Prominic tries to give you some tips and tricks on how to handle daily and not so daily activities when running an IT business.

You will find here advice on how to hire and how to treat your employees Prominic style, so you can have a great working environment that we try to maintain at our company. Maybe some of our experience can help you improve things in your company or maybe you have some suggestions for us, we are opened to suggestions.

Some other great stuff you can find in this section is how you can secure your data, so that your business is safe and what software you can use to smooth things for your employees.


IBM Think 2018: 8 Sessions to Keep an Eye On

IBM  Think 2018 is just around the corner,  with literally thousands of sessions and labs to choose from. We looked through all the schedule to find some interesting sessions that might interest you if you work with IBM Connections, IBM Verse, IBM Sametime or are interested in learning about B2B blockchain solutions. How to Survive […]

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Best Email Providers For Small Business

Best Email Providers For Small Business

Choosing the best email provider for your small business is an important step in running a business efficiently. Because technology changes happen faster and faster, it’s important to keep up with them. Here we take a look at the core SMB email solutions on the market to help you find the right one.   Why […]

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Why You Should Upgrade to Verse: IBM Verse Features Review

Why You Should Upgrade to Verse: IBM Verse Features Review

What is IBM Verse?   IBM Verse is a successful bid to show that e-mail can be fun, engaging, and highly efficient. Over the past decade, IBM Lotus Notes became gradually more outdated in what the modern users expect from their email’s user experience. So, Verse came to save the day.   IBM Verse wants […]

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Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS): The Key Points

Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS): The Key Points

What is DRaaS?   Though a fairly recent concept, you might have heard of Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) in recent few years. It represents the replication and hosting of physical or virtual servers by a third party to provide failover in the event of a man-made or natural catastrophe.   You might think that […]

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What’s In Your Service Level Agreement (SLA)?

What’s In Your Service Level Agreement (SLA)?

Cloud computing is not news for anyone anymore. Nonetheless, cloud has changed the way most businesses operate today. Service Level Agreements (SLA)s have become far more commonly used. As an accepted standard in business transactions, their shape and content have adjusted over time to both new services being provided and to the changing demands of […]

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Prominic.NET Offers Free Hosting to IBM Champions

Prominic.NET Offers Free Hosting to IBM Champions

If you are or were an IBM Champion at some point in the past you can get your personal server hosted at Prominic.NET at no cost.   Prominic has been actively involved in developing and supporting the IBM Lotus Notes Domino community for almost two decades. In an effort to further foster the IBM Domino […]

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Why We Don’t Have Time Off

Why We Don’t Have Time Off

PTO and general time off policies have been in the news increasingly over the past couple of years, with a number of large tech companies making headlines with their generous time off policies. Flexible policies that allow for better life-work balance is not something new at Prominic. After all, we’ve had no time off since the 90s.

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More Questions than Answers in High Profile HIPAA Breach

More Questions than Answers in High Profile HIPAA Breach

HIPAA Questions that need answers In July of 2015 New York Giant’s defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul rushed to the Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami after sustaining a hand injury as a result of an accident involving fireworks. The incident couldn’t have come at a worse time for Pierre-Paul, who was in the midst of a […]

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Cloud Security Best Practices: Assessing Your Provider

Cloud Security Best Practices: Assessing Your Provider

Cloud provider’s security has usually been the main concern and reservation for most companies considering moving their organization to the cloud. Here are some steps you can take in evaluating if a cloud provider is a good fit for your organization.

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How we hire at Prominic.NET

How we hire at Prominic.NET

Hiring a new employee is not only expensive but also disruptive in a company like Prominic. This is why we have created a hiring process that helps us hire intelligent, self-sufficient, self-directed and highly coachable employees who bring tremendous value to the company. Because we are very deliberate about selecting candidates who will fit our culture, among other things, we have had a very high employee retention and longevity rates.

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