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Alert: Microsoft is Retiring Two Major Operating Systems

Alert: Microsoft is Retiring Two Major Operating Systems

Windows is a great operating system, but unless you’re keeping track of which version you have, you’ll be in for a rude awakening when it comes time to upgrade. In just six short months, there will be two Windows End of Life events for major technology solutions: Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2. You need to start thinking about upgrading now before it’s too late to do so.

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Should You Be Holding Your Staff Accountable for Failed Phishing Tests?

Should You Be Holding Your Staff Accountable for Failed Phishing Tests?

What do you do when one of your well-performing employees routinely falls for phishing attacks? On the whole, the person is a great employee, but when it comes to acting with caution, they fail. If you’ve made a point to prioritize staff training regarding phishing attacks, and they aren't following protocol, do you replace the employee? 

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Tip of the Week: Keyboard Shortcuts to Save You Time

Tip of the Week: Keyboard Shortcuts to Save You Time

All Windows machines are capable of leveraging built-in shortcuts. While it might sound ludicrous, using keyboard shortcuts can eliminate the eight days that the average employee spends every year moving between the keyboard and mouse. Shocking, right? Keyboard shortcuts let you retake all of that lost time and use it to be more productive.

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Our Top 7 List of IT Myths and Wild Conspiracies

Our Top 7 List of IT Myths and Wild Conspiracies

Being in IT, we’ve seen and heard it all. Between the campfire horror stories of technicians to the outlandish IT conspiracies and ‘home remedies’ that get passed around, we’ve decided to compile a list of some of our favorite IT and technology myths.

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Tip of the Week: Here’s How to Calculate Your Project's ROI

Tip of the Week: Here’s How to Calculate Your Project's ROI

As your company grows, you will need to invest a good deal of your revenue to keep operations from falling into complacency. To determine the most advantageous investments, conducting a proactive ROI analysis of priority projects can help you anticipate every aspect of a potential project. Let’s take a look at the variables of an ROI analysis.

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