Business Technology Planning
Are you a small or medium sized business, perhaps even home-based? Our
core competencies are directed at the small and medium sized business
sector (sometimes called "SME" - for Small and Medium Enterprises). We
understand a key driver in this sector is in managing ongoing business
costs. Our services and solutions are designed with cost management and
containment in mind.
Are you a business which has defined a requirement to better plan the
use and growth of your computing systems, but don't know where to
begin? Dougan Consulting Group brings over 30 years of experience to
bear in assisting you make the right decisions for your business's
- Existing computer systems no longer meeting the needs of your business
- Review of strategic options needed
- Backup procedures require enhancement
- System security policies need to be developed
- Stand-alone PCs or peer network - desire to
improve access to data and core services
- No business recovery strategy in place
- Want to make better use of the Internet in providing business services
Managing Technological Change
Our consultants can work with you on planning and developing your
business cases for technology-related projects. We can either develop a
business case for you, or provide expert review of your
Project and Change Management
Dougan Consulting Group has many years experience in the IT field and
we have developed strong skills in the management of change, especially
technological change. As someone once said - “there is only one
constant in life and that is change”. Dougan Consulting Group has the
skills and expertise in Project and Change Management to assist your
organization as it goes through change.
As an outcome of the planning process, Dougan Consulting Group can
advise on the appropriate equipment to meet your needs, and can acquire
and implement this equipment for you.
We can design and implement a computer network appropriate to your
business needs, including operating system (OS) configuration and
implementation. The network design will include configuration of a
firewall to minimize the likelihood of attacks against your network
from the Internet.
Technical Support Services
We have expertise in, and can provide technical support for, server
and desktop computer systems (Linux, Unix, Windows, Mac OS), as well as
many applications running on these systems.
Web Design Services
Need a Web site created or given a make-over? We have experienced
Web design personnel who can advise you on all aspects of Web design.
Monitoring Computer Industry Trends
The computer industry changes and evolves rapidly. You are too busy
working at developing your core business to try to keep up to date with
where the IT industry is headed. That’s where you can rely on us – the
IT industry is our core business – we can monitor trends that are
related to your business and provide you with succinct and relevant
information that will assist you in making the right decisions for your
business’s ongoing success.