Finding Opportunity in the Cloud: Platform-as-a-Service

PaaS cloud computing services

In our previous post we talked through the most basic form of cloud computing services, Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS). In this post, we’ll discuss the next level of cloud computer services, Platform-as-a-Service. What is Platform-as-a-Service Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) is a cloud-based environment that comes with everything required to support web-based applications. The PaaS vendor provides networking equipment, server hardware, and… Read more »

Is it Possible to Manage Change Successfully?

Making Change Happen

Change has an abysmal success rate. Just think of your efforts to eat healthier, learn a new language, or stop binge-watching Stranger Things. Then think about those changes on a much bigger scale. When you try to make changes at an organizational level, things go sideways fast. This is especially true when you are implementing… Read more »

October Events

Fall has arrived and the temperature is getting cooler, the leaves are changing, and there are all things pumpkin every where you turn. Show off your flannel and connect with a variety of Colorado industries at these upcoming events. Breast Cancer Awareness Lunch and Learn Wednesday October 11th, 11:30am-1:oopm, Season’s 52, 8325 Park Meadows Center Dr.,… Read more »

Leading With Moxie

On September 20th, the women of Greystone, their friends, and clients gathered together in Fort Collins for Greystone Technology’s Women in Male-Dominated Industries (WIMDI) event. The speaker was the incredible Maureen Berkner Boyt, who is changing the way women are taught to be leaders in the world. She has written several books and is the… Read more »

Security Bulletin: Cyberattack Threat Level Remains High

Greystone Technology Cybersecurity Security Bulletin

While the frenzy over recent ransomware attacks like WannaCry, NotPetya, and SyncCrypt has died down, we do not see a decrease in the overall number of ransomware and phishing attacks. Spear-phishing, in particular, remains a constant threat affecting even the smallest organizations. Cyberattackers are becoming increasingly sophisticated in their approaches, using public sources of information to… Read more »

Peter Melby speaking at Navigate 2017

Attendees of Continuum’s Navigate 2017 conference in Las Vegas will hear about Greystone’s unique approach to hiring and management in Peter Melby’s talk, “Boss or Babysitter?”.  Greystone has reinvented traditional HR on the way to being one of Colorado’s top workplaces. Peter has used the challenges from Greystone’s notable growth to build a simple, consistent system… Read more »

Career & Culture: It’s Fall Time

WIMDI Event September 20th in Fort Collins As part of our diversity and inclusion initiatives, Greystone sponsors a women’s leadership group. It’s called WIMDI, which is an acronym for Women in Male-Dominated Industries. On September 20th, women from Greystone with their friends and clients participated in a workshop in Ft. Collins as part of this… Read more »

Want to work better together? Start with your collaboration weakness.

Working together as a team

We all know that working together is hard. Very, very hard. I have worked on projects with dozens of people from across the globe: different cultures, different time zones, different expectations. I have also worked at companies that only had a handful of people working out of the same office. In both situations, it was… Read more »