What We’re Thinking

We’re passionate about technology, and we want to share that with you! Read our thoughts on technology, the latest security threats and business trends along with our ideas for ways you can incorporate new and future technologies into your life and business.

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A Strong Foundation

 |   |  Technology

Many organizations spend a great deal of money on their servers, applications and workstations without reviewing the foundation that holds everything together.

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Beyond the Bare Minimum Backup Strategy

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Have you ever considered backing up some of the other components on your network such as phone systems, network appliances, firewalls and routers? Each one of these devices can be just as critical to your business as your data.

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How Fast is Fast?

 |   |  Technology

​It used to be that I could install a server OS, get it patched, and get it connected to a client’s network in about 4 hours on a good day. That was pretty quick. But if I can’t get it done today in 2 hours, I’ve been slacking.

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Have I Mentioned That We Really, Really Need This?

 |   |  Business & Strategy

IT is a key component of what needs to be done to run a business and to provide service. Many times, the investments we need to make are not optional, they’re not about things we wish for or think would be fun to play with, they’re things that make possible the level of service our clients are expecting.

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Feedback is a Gift

 |   |  Business & Strategy

Personally and professionally, it can be difficult to ask for feedback; it is far less uncomfortable to operate under the assumption that all is well. All too often, we choose not to ask the question out of anticipation that the answer will be something negative; this is simply human nature.

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Technology Isn’t the Problem. WE Are.

 |   |  Business & Strategy

We all come from different backgrounds, but everyone here today has one thing in common – we know the importance of asking “How can this be better?” Over the years, we’ve asked countless times how technology can help us do our jobs better.

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Fake Microsoft Security Support Scam

 |   |  Security

As amusing as the experience was for me, the lesson I’m sharing today is a serious one. After I hung up the phone, I couldn’t help to think of what would have happened if my mother (or any other family member for that matter) received this phone call.

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