Blog 2017-07-21T18:24:17+00:00

A Migration Strategy for an Application-Centric World

By | December 1st, 2017|Categories: Industry Insights, Project Management Insights, T2 Tech Blog, Technical Insights|

Over my career, I’ve worked on the EHR vendor side and as a vendor-neutral consultant, where I continue helping healthcare providers transform their technology infrastructure and clinical application environments. Every hospital I worked in hosted [...]

You Know Your Data Center Strategy, Now What?

By | November 21st, 2017|Categories: Industry Insights, Project Management Insights, T2 Tech Blog, Technical Insights|

Technology transitions in the healthcare industry can be challenging because even the smallest hospitals depend on hundreds of applications in a 24X7, always-on environment. In the patient care space, we need to minimize scheduled downtime [...]

Creating a Smarter Velocity Chart – Part 2

By | October 27th, 2017|Categories: Industry Insights, Project Management Insights, T2 Tech Blog|

In my previous blog entry, A Smarter Velocity Chart for Effective Communication, I explained what a velocity chart is and why it is an effective tool for communicating project information to stakeholders. In this write-up, [...]

A Smarter Velocity Chart for Effective Communication

By | October 13th, 2017|Categories: Industry Insights, Project Management Insights, T2 Tech Blog|

One of the primary tenets of project management is to effectively communicate project progress and status to stakeholders and business leadership. As a project manager working on large enterprise IT projects, one tool I find [...]

Entering the Dynamic World of IT Consulting

By | October 6th, 2017|Categories: Industry Insights, T2 Tech Blog, Technical Insights|

Imagine you have a favorite burger joint and eat at the same place every day. This would be really exciting when you first go, but the same burger and ingredients will eventually vex you. Similar [...]

Healthcare IT Mission Inspires a New Generation

By | October 4th, 2017|Categories: Robert Konishi's Blogs, T2 Tech Blog|

National Health IT Week is a nationwide awareness week focused on the value of healthcare IT. In an effort to spread the work, HIMSS has organized a blog series called #IHeartHIT Stories. The below is [...]

How I Passed my PMP on the First Try

By | September 29th, 2017|Categories: Project Management Insights, T2 Tech Blog|

As a program coordinator, analyst and subject matter expert, I’ve worked for over ten years assisting hospitals and large health systems develop, implement and optimize Electronic Health Records (EHRs) and other strategic organizational applications. From [...]

EUC Takeaways from VMworld 2017

By | September 28th, 2017|Categories: Events, Industry Insights, T2 Tech Blog, Technical Insights|

This year at VMworld was a great time to be an end-user computing (EUC) specialist and VDI engineer. VMware hit strong with their EUC announcements, which will propel the centralized end-user computer space into the [...]

Healthcare and Cloud Are Ready to Mingle

By | September 20th, 2017|Categories: Industry Insights, T2 Tech Blog, Technical Insights|

Cloud computing has been a buzz word in the IT industry for a decade. For the past ten years, we’ve seen companies in software, real estate, biotechnology, education, construction and many other industries migrate to [...]