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U.S. Air Force Commits to Azure Hosting and Dell EMC Hardware

With a $1 Billion deal, the U.S. Air Force has granted a deal that further solidifies the direction of cloud providers. Microsoft and Dell EMC specifically benefit, furthering their reputation as solid and proven partners in just about any environment. There have been concerns and hesitations over the past few years around embracing a cloud-focused

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6 Security Threats to Look Out for in 2018

      Any network-connected business is at risk for cyber attacks. With ongoing hacks suffered by gigantic corporations, companies are scrambling to understand the risks involving their computers and networks. Cyber attacks come in 6 distinct forms divided into 2 categories; each attack requiring a unique approach to protect your business. We’ll cover each

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Reorganizing your IT Staff and Equipment to Maximize Organization Security

The problem with the tech industry is that it moves at the speed it takes to download a webpage. New, bleeding-edge technology such as Hyper-Converged Infrastructure (HCI) didn’t even really exist 5 years ago. What this means is that it can be extremely hard to create a long-term plan for your organization’s IT systems. Luckily,

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6 Strategic Uses for End of Year IT Budget

As the year draws to a close, November presents an opportune time to review your year in IT. What new equipment was brought online? Did your staff receive any new training to maximize the benefits? What goals were accomplished and what tasks still remain to optimize your environment? The answers to these questions provide an

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Preventing a Data Disaster for your Company

In lieu of the recent hacks at Equifax and Deloitte, it’s worth a look to remember exactly what it means to be secure and protected from threats. Simply installing software or a firewall isn’t going to cut it, and in the case of Equifax this sense of indifference can be devastating. Now, more than ever,

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Data Storage Devices: All You Need to Know in 2017

As technology continues to improve, data storage solutions increasingly allow users to store more data in ever more convenient places. As the capacities of data storage devices continue to scale up, and Internet connection speeds grow faster, users have more options than ever when it comes to where they keep their data. Here’s a quick look

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Desktop Virtualization: 5 Key Performance Indicators

What Are The Key Indicators Of Success For A Desktop Virtualization Project?   In many ways, a desktop virtualization project is no different than any other project. Namely, successful projects must have a timely delivery, stay within the estimated budget, and above all, the quality must meet the business requirements. Ensuring that you use the virtualization methods

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Data Management Platforms: 3 Costly Errors

Comprehensive, stress-free data management platforms are essential for effective business operation. Unfortunately, the selection process is not particularly easy. Too often, businesses face situations like this: At first, you think you’re getting a data management platform well-suited to your needs. But, in application you find the entire platform fails you. You are left scrambling to control the

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5 Steps to Firework-Worthy IT Project Success

  Fourth of July celebrations are synonymous with fireworks. Whether you get a brilliant display or an explosion gone wrong, fireworks are extremely entertaining. IT projects, like fireworks, tend to have one of two outcomes: booming success or flaming disaster. However, IT projects that take a turn for the worse have all the mess without

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Better Dad Than Darth Vader? Ask These 10 Dad Jokes

Dad’s don’t ask for much. On Mother’s Day, moms want breakfast in bed, flowers, chocolate, jewelry, a professional massage, and homemade gifts from every kid. Dads, on the other hand, just want confirmation that they aren’t messing things up. Here’s a little Father’s Day pre-game for you as told by the best/worst dad jokes:  

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