We did it!
Ok, technically you all did it. My book, “A CEO’s Survival Guide to Information Technology” hit #1 New Bestseller on Amazon in 2 categories, “Business & Money > Management & Leadership > Information Management” and “Business & Money > Management & Leadership > Systems & Planning.
We did it!
I am now a published author with a book on Amazon. Please bow down before me. I have sold copies in the US, Europe and Great Britain. My book is on Kindle, and will probably be available as an audiobook down the road.
It’s been an interesting journey, about 10 months if memory serves.
Simplex-IT CEO Bob Coppedge heading back to DC to talk to Congressional Leaders
For the 3rd straight year, Bob will be heading down to Washington DC for 2 days (13-14 February). He’s joining the CompTIA DC Fly-In to advocate for technology sector priorities on Capitol Hill during the association’s annual fly-in to Washington, DC. CompTIA, the Computing Technology Industry Association, through its advocacy arm, champions member-driven business and IT priorities that impact all information technology companies – from small managed solutions providers and software developers to large internet companies, equipment manufacturers, and communications service providers.
Attend our Free webinar! We'll be presenting an overview of Cyber Insurance and why organizations (large and small) should have a policy. And we'll also give attendees first glimpse of Simplex-IT's newest service offering (here's a hint: It rhymes with "Fiber Assurance").
When: February 20th, 2-2:30 pm (Eastern)
Where: Online (Click here to RSVP)
Over the past couple of years nothing has changed as much in the IT industry (and here at Simplex-IT as well) as Cyber Security.
Ok, my book “A CEO’s Survival Guide to Information Technology” is out. As in done. Published. Available.
But don’t buy it until this Thursday (Feb 1st).
My goal is to reach “bestseller status” which would help get the word out to small-medium business owners about Information Technology topics like Cyber Security threats, why backups are the most critical line of defense and what models of IT support make the most sense for their business.
Simplex-IT is growing, and looking for a reliable Service Dispatcher to act as a communication liaison for the service wing of our company. This individual should be able to appropriately manage emergency and non-emergency requests during business hours using our business management solutions.
The three biggest CPU manufacturers, Intel, AMD and ARM recently announced flaws with many of their older chips. The biggest discovery was Meltdown (primarily Intel), but all three have issues with Spectre.
The issues are created due to a recently discovered memory leak, known by such names as KPTI, KAISER and F**CKWIT.
All processors use some kind of strategy to optimize performance.
Strategies for Managing IT for Your Organization
Free webinar: Jan 16th, 2-2:30pm (Eastern). Click here to RSVP
(Content lifted from Bob's upcoming book "A CEO's Survival Guide to Information Technology")
Let’s now talk about how you want your IT to be implemented, monitored, and supported for your organization.
2017 is done. I normally use this time to give a summary of the year, and a wee bit of a hint as to what lies ahead. This year I chose to split the past and future into separate posts.
On the personal side, we have a new family member (as in 2-day-old new). On Friday, we said hello to my 6th (and some claim final) grandchild.
Simplex-IT's Plan for Q1 2018
Usually for the January newsletter for my piece I talk a lot about what happened last year and then talk in broad terms about our plan for what will be happening in the next year. And the next year items are usually not terribly specific about what and when, with a few exceptions.