Sparrow Takes Flight at smilelondon 2017!

DevFacto is thrilled to announce that we will be exhibiting our Sparrow Modern Workspace at smilelondon 2017 in London, England on November 20. smilelondon is the UK’s leading conference on social intranets and collaborative platforms.

DevFacto CEO Chris Izquierdo states, “We are incredibly excited to connect with the community at smilelondon 2017 and can’t wait for hundreds of people to experience how Sparrow helps organizations to communicate more effectively with their modern, mobile workforce.” Read more

Longing for Change: Empowering Horizontal Ambition in a Flat Organization

From lean start-ups to intricate enterprises, flat and open structures have become the new gold-standard for the modern organization. But while flat structure comes with significant perks (employee empowerment, transparency and engagement to name a few), it definitely presents challenges when thinking traditionally about career growth. Read more

Embracing Your Crucible

Hi, I’m Natalie! I started at DevFacto the second week of September as a User Experience Researcher (UX) / Business Analyst (BA) who has been working in the product software space for the last few years.

Where most organizations will ease you in to your first week or so, my first week at DevFacto started out with a bang. Read more

Is your intranet only connecting to 1/3 of your team?

The corporate intranet has long been the organizational heartbeat; the central location for all that is important to inform, engage and connect our teams.  Read more

DevFacto Ranks Among Canada’s Fastest Growing Companies

DevFacto is proud to announce that we have once again been recognized as one of Canada’s fastest-growing companies by Maclean’s magazine and CanadianBusiness.com. This award marks DevFacto’s  fifth consecutive year appearing on the PROFIT 500 list.  Read more

Data, Analytics and Artificial Intelligence: The Evolution of IC

In 1954 management guru Peter Drucker introduced the principle of management by objectives, based on the SMART formula to set specific, measurable, achievable, relevant and time-framed markers of business success. In the mid-1960’s, Kaplan and Norton introduced the balanced scorecard based on Drucker’s management by objectives concept, a process that became central to Read more

Top WWDC 2017 Announcements for Enterprise Developers

Apple regained its throne as the biggest mobile device manufacturer in the world overthrowing its rival, Samsung, by hitting record high sales in the last quarter of 2016 [1]. For developers like me, this means we should anticipate more iOS devices in the coming year. Read more

Technology at Work: What Does the Future Hold in Store?

“The last Baby Boomers won’t exit the workforce for 12 years and Gen X will leave in 28 years; these groups will continue to adapt, but will always remember a time before digital communications.

Leadership teams need to understand their organization’s demographic makeup and reflect that in day-to-day working relationships and communication. They should recognize that “command and control” will be impacted by technology at work. Online communication triages through command and control.”

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The 3 important steps of a SharePoint migration

It only takes three steps to migrate to your new SharePoint environment? Sounds easy! While it’s true that a SharePoint migration needn’t be as complex as some people will have you believe, each of these three steps have a lot to them, and as such shouldn’t be underestimated.

That’s why we’re here to guide you through each important step so your migration journey can be as smooth as possible and you can enjoy your new SharePoint environment. Read more

DevFacto Wins Microsoft IMPACT Award

DevFacto is delighted to announce that we have been selected as a winner in the category of Enterprise Cloud Productivity Innovation at the 2017 Microsoft IMPACT Awards for our work with Enbridge on their OnePlan solution. Read more