TechnoHat consulting focuses on advising businesses on how best to use information technology to meet their business objectives. In addition to providing advice, IT consultants often estimate, manage, implement, deploy, and administer IT systems on the businesses' behalf, known as outsourcing.
By providing assistance to business, IT consulting services help to:
free up existing resources
ensure IT transitions are smooth and problem-free
optimize key business processes
identify areas that benefit with further cost saving
build competitive advantage through IT
reduce IT complexities
provide IT strategy consultancy services, IT project management services and provide specialized program management solutions
All of the above will help the organization achieve significant business efficiencies and cost benefits.
IT consulting is also an umbrella term for a variety of interrelated activities, including:
Providing advice and expertise on the use of computers, telecommunications equipment, and distribution networks that store, retrieve, transmit, and manipulate data to effectively achieve business objectives, and assessing operational efficiency and capacity of your IT environment
Planning, designing, testing, implementing, and managing IT technologies on behalf of a business
Developing and supporting change management activities to transition users to new technologies and procedures
Writing technical and user documentation
Purchasing hardware and software systems on behalf of a business
Providing and monitoring network security
Training and supporting employees and customers in the use of IT technologies
Staffing technical job functions on a temporary contract basis
The role of the IT consultant is to help you make informed decisions about how technology can better help you achieve your business objectives.