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Calling All IT Guys!
December 10, 2015 by Nigel Brown

Calling All IT Guys!

Adding Managed Services Doesn’t Mean You Lose Your JobListen we get it, for a while there IT outsourcing was a dirty word. Aside from the fact that the quality of service could be iffy at best, outsourcing usually meant that existing IT staff was suddenly out on its ear.... Read More
The Web didn't bring platform agnostic computing, maybe VDIs will
December 7, 2015 by Tris Hussey

The Web didn't bring platform agnostic computing, maybe VDIs will

I still miss my Mac and I wish it didn’t matter what machine I use As I’m sitting here working on a rather nice HP laptop running Windows I’m still wishing I could be looking at a screen running OS X in the background but still connected... Read More
Managed Services vs. In-House IT: Fight!
December 3, 2015 by Nigel Brown

Managed Services vs. In-House IT: Fight!

LADIES AND GENTLEMEN…Welcome to the fight of the century! In this corner, we have the old standby, a 100% in-house IT department. The standard choice of businesses for decades, this competitor has what it takes to keep your company’s IT infrastructure up and running. In-house IT knows exactly where... Read More
When is the right time to refresh your computers?
December 2, 2015 by Tris Hussey

When is the right time to refresh your computers?

Right before you think you need to replace them. We know technology changes fast. We know that is seems like yesterday when that laptop was a super fast machine that seemed to make everything effortless. Today that same laptop feels old, clunky, heavy, and slow; far from the productivity tool... Read More
Is the Cloud Really All That and a Bag of Chips?
November 23, 2015 by Tris Hussey

Is the Cloud Really All That and a Bag of Chips?

What cassette tapes, CDs, and the iPod have to teach us about moving to the cloud Remember when CDs first began to replace cassette tapes? I had a huge collection of cassette tapes back in the 80’s, all lovingly organized in a protective case, and all in constant danger of... Read More
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