News and Insights

We regularly posts industry-related news, as well as the TechServe Alliance quarterly report with the latest IT trends and developments. Check back often to see what's new.

TechServe Alliance Newsletter Dedicated to advancing excellence within the IT services industry, TechServe Alliance reports industry-related key trends, research and developments on a quarterly basis. READ HERE

Insights & Whitepapers Here you will find articles and Whitepapers on important issues written by our staff.

Establishing a PMO in your organization
Creating a defensible RFP

Industry News
Here you will find recent news articles on happenings and trends throughout the IT industry

CARES Act includes financial assistance for America's gig workers
Start-ups cut nearly 4,000 jobs in March as coronavirus impacts ripples through tech
How to Create an Efficient Remote Work Culture


We support the mission of many associations and organizations affiliated with the IT industry.
We encourage you to check out these links to gain valuable information.

TechServe Alliance

A collaborative association of IT services firms dedicated to the advancement of its members' businesses and the industry as a whole.


Staffing Industry Analysts is the premiere research and analysis firm covering the contingent workforce.


ISACA is a centralized source of information and guidance in the growing field of auditing controls for computer systems.


The Information Systems Security Association (ISSA)® is a not-for-profit, international organization of information security professionals and practitioners that provides educational forums, publications and peer interaction.


The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) is a 501c3 not-for-profit worldwide charitable organization focused on improving the security of application software.


IAOP is a leading outsourcing association that keeps pace with global best practices.


The Project Management Institute is the world's leading organization for the project management profession.


TechRepublic provides advice on how to make technology work in business.


The Association of Informtion Technology Professionals eeks to provide avenues for all of their members to be teachers as well as students and to make contact with other members in the IS field, all in an effort to become more marketable in rapidly changing, technology careers.


HIMSS is a cause-based, not-for-profit organization exclusively focused on providing global leadership for the optimal use of information technology (IT) and management systems for the betterment of healthcare.


HDI is the largest membership, training and certification association for technical support professionals.


The National Space and Technology Association (N.S.T.A) is a Texas-based professional trade association dedicated to bringing technology companies, associations and organizations across industries together to coordinate technology conferences in Houston.


All IT Consulting and Staffing Work and No Play? No Way! At iSphere, we take our service to clients very seriously—but we also like to have fun—especially in the city most of us call home. "Our Lighter Side" offers clients a smattering of our favorite things about Houston and links to Web sites we find entertaining. Enjoy!

Houston Under $5

Visit one of many museums:
  • Blaffer Gallery
  • Buffalo Soldiers National Museum
  • Byzantine Chapel Museum
  • Children's Museum of Houston
  • Contemporary Arts Museum Houston
  • Dunham Bible Museum
  • Holocaust Museum Houston
  • Houston Museum of Natural Science
  • Houston Museum of African American Culture
  • Lawndale Art Center
  • Museum of Fine Arts
  • National Museum of Funeral History
  • Prison Museum Rice Gallery
  • Rothko Chapel
  • The Jung Center
Hit one of many state parks:
  • Brazos Bend State Park
  • McKinney Falls State Park
  • Pedernales Falls State Park
or Houston's city parks:

And a Perrennial Favorite:

The Top 100 things I'd do if I ever became an Evil Overlord.

Want to hear first-hand what we think about Houston and ideas for letting loose in the city?
Give us a call, 1.800.210.3215 and we'll talk about more than technology.

iSphere's Houston Restaurant Faves

Trying to decide where to go for dinner? Here's a list of our favorites–not in any preferential order:

  • B&B Butchers
  • BJ's Brewhouse
  • Federal American Grill
  • Fung's Kitchen
  • Gyu-Kaku Japanese BBQ
  • Ibiza Food and Wine Bar
  • Kenny & Ziggy's
  • Kim Son in Sugarland
  • Niko Niko's
  • Nit Noi Thai Cuisine
  • Perry's Steak House
  • Ruth's Chris
  • Torchy's Tacos