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Improve the value of your business data

Improve the value of your business data

Are you making the most of your business’s greatest assets? The data your employees and customers generate is an unsung hero, just waiting to take your business to the next level. Obviously, enough information can help any company make better decisions, but how can a small or medium-sized organization use data analysis to increase revenue?

Many businesses shy away from data analytics due to the perceived costs and resources required to get anything of value.

4 misconceptions about the Cloud

4 misconceptions about the Cloud

Cloud computing has proven to be a cost-effective necessity for small businesses. However, there are still many owners who remain misinformed about the intricacies of cloud solutions. Here are some common misconceptions you should stop believing about the cloud.

Things to consider when buying a new computer

Things to consider when buying a new computer

Tech items like computers are likely to be among the most popular gifts for your loved ones. But there are so many different computers out there that finding the perfect one can be difficult. We’ve outlined some tips that will help you understand more about computer parts and how to make the right choice.

Employee Spotlight – Heather Gezzar

What’s your role at Simplex-IT and when were you hired?
My role is the dispatch Coordinator and I was hired March 5th 2018

What’s a typical day like for you at work?
I use excellent customer service to communicate with our clients, make new service tickets, perform basic office skills and delegate our service ticket work load to our awesome service techs.

We’re On Meetup!

In order to increase engagement with our events and reach some more folks, we decided to make a Meetup group for Simplex-IT. Meetup is a website/app that allows people to find local events based on their interests. We gave it a little test run for our Arcade Party and actually had a couple people RSVP and show up.

IT policies to protect your business

IT policies to protect your business

Employees are one of your biggest security holes. There is no foolproof prevention method for human error, which is why employee mistakes are one of the most common causes of a security breach. To reduce potential risks, we’ve suggested a few IT policies you should implement to protect your business.

Our Arcade Party was so much fun!

Our Arcade Party was so much fun!

Thanks to everyone who came out to our Arcade Party at Quarter Up yesterday, there were over 60 of us having a great ol' time playing all the classic arcade games. We also had bowling challenges, air hockey competitions, shootouts, and of course Bob on the Asteroids machine.

Privacy protection tips for Windows 10

Privacy protection tips for Windows 10

Speculation has been circulating that Windows 10 gathers more info than it should. Whether or not you think privacy lines have been breached, here are some tips to protect your privacy in a matter of clicks.
Slip off the grid
Thanks to location tracking, nearby restaurants and future weather predictions are at your fingertips.

Security tips for Office 365 migration

Security tips for Office 365 migration

Making the decision to migrate from an on-site system to a cloud-based Office 365 is easy, but the migration process itself presents numerous security challenges. By covering these essentials, you’ll minimize security breaches and ensure you can enjoy the benefits of Office 365.

Identify your company’s sensitive data…
Most files housed within your servers contain sensitive commercial and personal data that must be properly identified and protected.

4 apps that offer the ideal VoIP experience

4 apps that offer the ideal VoIP experience

If you wish to bring down your wireless bill, download and use a VoIP app for making calls instead. Most apps are easy to use, and are low-cost or free depending on how you make your calls. Here are four of the best VoIP apps in the market today.

WhatsApp
The increasingly popular WhatsApp provides more than just text chats between users.