Microsoft Teams - a new chat-based productivity tool which allows users to collaborate in rooms with integrations to Office 365. It's very similiar to Slack if you've used that, but because it's Microsoft it has all the integrations to other Microsoft tools.

Simplex-IT’s CyberSecurity Seminar, with Sophos Security

Simplex-IT’s CyberSecurity Seminar, with Sophos Security

Simplex-IT is hosting a CyberSecurity Seminar  with Sophos Security on April 12th!

This seminar is specifically geared towards the CEO or Business Owner of local businesses who are concerned about lost or stolen devices with access to company information, privacy of confidential information, employment litigation introduced when employees use personal devices to access company data and State and Federal laws that carry heavy fines for lost or stolen data.

Simplex-IT Celebrates Pi Day, and Almost Pi Day

Simplex-IT Celebrates Pi Day, and Almost Pi Day

What better way to celebrate Pi Day than with real pie? We couldn’t think of a single one! The plan was to deliver pies to our Gold and Platinum clients on Pi Day (Tuesday 3/14). We gathered a list, made our routes, ordered pies, made some cool Pi Day cards, and had a good plan.

CyberSecurity Seminar is coming! April 12th!

We're at it again! We are hosting another CyberSecurity Seminar in April, and wanted to be sure you heard about it first. It's a free event, but due to the size of the room we're limited to 40 participants. But sure to reserve your spot soon.
During This Seminar You’ll Discover:

The scary risks of mobile and cloud computing – and 10 critical policies, procedures and protections EVERY business must have in place NOW to protect themselves; overlook even one and you’re exposing yourself to security breaches, damaging and expensive litigation, employment lawsuits and having confidential company information exposed to competitors, hackers and cyber criminals.

Microsoft Project Reporting

Microsoft Project is great for managing your project schedule, but when you want to communicate project information, you need a variety of different reports to convey your rmessage. Microsoft Project has reports geared toward summarizing information for executives, filtering tasks for each resource, and budget reports for bean counters.

Team Collaboration with Skype for Business

February 28th, 2017

We tend to think Skype and Skype for Business is just for video calls, but it can be used to increase communication and collaboration in a number of different ways:

Voice Calling (VoIP) – Audio calls are easy in Skype, and you don’t pay for long distance or airtime.

Microsoft Project vs. Project Online – FREE Live Webinar!

February 1st, 2017

One of the most common questions I am asked is what's the difference between Microsoft Project and Project Online. Which one do you need? Do you need both?

One big difference is the number of projects you're managing. If you're managing one project at a time, and you don't have a lot people accessing the project, then Microsoft Project is probably a good fit.

Awesome Productivity and Communication with Microsoft Teams

January 31st, 2017

Have you heard of Microsoft Teams yet? It's a new chat-based productivity tool which allows users to collaborate in rooms with integrations to Office 365. It's very similiar to Slack if you've used that, but because it's Microsoft it has all the integrations to other Microsoft tools.

Welcome Sarah!

January 12th, 2017

 Hello, everyone! My name is Sarah Brown, and I just started with Simplex-IT as their Technical Documentation Specialist. I recently graduated from BGSU with a degree in computer science, and this is my first job since graduating. I'm really excited for this opportunity to learn and grow with this great group of people! I am originally from the Northeast Ohio area, and actually grew up in Stow! After graduation from college, I moved back home to pursue job opportunities in my field.

Changes to Webinars

January 3rd, 2017

Hi Everyone! I hope 2017 is off to a great start for you. I wanted to let you know of a few changes coming to the webinars this year:

We're moving them to the afternoon, most will be at 2:00pm EST.
The durations will vary based on the topic, and I won't be spending time at the beginning of each webinar on the Simplex-IT overview and upcoming events.