Mike Donoghue

Mike co-founded Economit in September 2011. Working as a Fractional CIO for Economit’s clients, Mike is very much at the forefront of the business.

The Biggest Cyber Security Threats of 2019

By Mike Donoghue

As technology becomes an even bigger part of our lives, influencing both the personal and the professional, being aware of the dangers cyberattacks pose is essential. The reality is, they both affect the other; running parallel in their behaviours. Meaning, every time tech and cyber security evolves; cybercriminals methods for accessing your personal data evolve […]

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The Benefits of a Virtual DPO

By Mike Donoghue

Why do you need a DPO? Under Article 37 of GDPR, if you’re a public authority, or are involved in the processing/collection/storage of personal data of EU citizens e.g. race, ethnicity, religion, address, etc. then it is now mandatory that you get a DPO. DPO’s (Data Protection Officers) are usually be appointed for every public […]

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What Is Digital Transformation And How Can Your Business Do It Successfully?

By Mike Donoghue

What is digital transformation? Digital transformation – to put it simply – occurs when you implement technological changes to your business, operations and workforce with the intention of making the process more efficient, effective, data driven and agile. This can vary from trying something new to modifying/re-imagining existing business processes, culture and customer experiences. You […]

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How Will Brexit Affect Your IT Services?

By Mike Donoghue

Brexit is coming. True, the date for leaving may have changed more than once, but it WILL happen and when it does it will affect businesses in a variety of ways. The most noticeably hit will be businesses involved in the physical importing and exporting services; however, IT services won’t get off scot free. They […]

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Are we moving away from the Apple iPhone?

By Mike Donoghue

Apple. One of the largest, most successful and impressive technology companies in the world. Also known as the ‘Apple Revolution’. With the massive impact it’s had, things can only go down from here, right? There’s been a lot of talk lately about Apple taking a downturn after it’s high of 20-odd years and how people […]

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Technology predictions for 2019

By Mike Donoghue

If you thought 2018 was an exciting year for technology with the boost of ambience computing, artificial intelligence and all things robot, you are sure to be impressed by the technology which has been predicted to take off in 2019. Here are some of the best predictions of which technologies will have their time to […]

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