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How to Tell When Your Network is Stretched Too Thin

b2ap3_thumbnail_network_obstruction_400.jpgA network is arguably one of the most important assets that your business has. It keeps your team connected to crucial information and mission-critical applications. This is perhaps why it’s so irritating when your network acts up. You should be on the lookout for even the slightest problem with your network, as even a small change could be a sign of bad things yet to come.

Office 365 Collaboration webinar recording now available

In case you missed it live (or loved it so much you want to watch it again!) we've got the webinar recording available on YouTube: Office 365 Collaboration and on our new IT Video Gallery: Office 365 Collaboration. Bob and Patti team up on this one to demonstrate what it's like working together in Office 365. Be sure to check out the other videos we have available too!

From Magnetic Tape to the Cloud: A Brief Look at the Past 60 Years of Data Storage

b2ap3_thumbnail_history_of_data_storage_400.jpgData storage is such an important part of today’s business environment, but when was the last time you took the time to consider technologies that came before? Technology that exists today couldn’t possibly have existed 50, or even 20 years ago. How have the leaps and bounds made in the tech industry affected the status of data storage, and what does this trend mean for small and medium-sized businesses?

Aspiring Authors Beware: An AI Program Almost Won a Literary Award

b2ap3_thumbnail_ai_author_400.jpgEven if artificial intelligence is still a long ways off, people always try to emulate it and push it toward greater heights. One of the best, most recent examples, is how an artificially intelligent program co-wrote a short novel (or novella) that almost won the Hoshi Shinichi Award. If it won the award, it would have been groundbreaking, but the fact that it came so close to doing so begs the question: how long will it be before computers can emulate human creativity?

The Top 5 Smartphones on the Market Today, Vol. 1

b2ap3_thumbnail_smartphone_version_one_400.jpgYears before Steve Jobs stood up on the stage in San Francisco and proclaimed Apple had brought you the future, the future he spoke of was already being developed, and in some cases utilized already by millions of people around the world. Cellular phone technology had been around for some time by 2007, but the iPhone, set in motion a mobile revolution.

The Accidental Project Manager – Free Webinar!

Are you an "Accidental Project Manager?" If Project Management is not in your job description, but you still end up managing and overseeing projects, this webinar is for you! We’ll show you just what you need to know to successfully manage projects, without a lot of fluff.

On the Move

A month from now Simplex-IT will be in our new home in Stow. We call it “The Dungeon.” And we’ll have an Open House Party (and yup, you’ll all be invited).

But honestly, it’ll be somewhat bittersweet.