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Welcome Charles Miller, Technician

Hello, my names is Charles Miller I was hired on January 6 2020 as Service Technician. I spent the last 18 months working at Summa Hospital as a Deployment Tech on their Windows 10 update. I am a veteran of the U.S. Army where I spent 8 years as a Diesel Mechanic, and 8 years as an Overseas Government Contractor for Honeywell Aerospace.

What can you do with an old PC?

If your PC has been struggling to perform all the tasks you have at hand, we completely understand why you would be itching for a new one. But even if it’s old, sluggish, and always crashing, your old desktop or laptop may still prove to be useful. Here are some things you can do with […]

Security tips for businesses that use IoT devices

Internet of Things (IoT) devices are increasingly becoming a ubiquitous part of modern offices. Make sure that they don’t become entry points for hackers with the following tips. Set passwords Many users fail to realize that they can set passwords for IoT devices.

Why autocomplete passwords are risky

Many people use auto-fill passwords for their convenience. What you might not know is that hackers and advertisers can use them to get access to websites and other applications and gather sensitive information. Learn more about the risks of using autocomplete passwords.

Live Webinar Series – Working From Home topics

With so many of us working from home suddenly, and some for the first time, it opens up a world of opportunities as well as issues.

Simplex-IT is hosting a webinar series to help you through it. Designed to discuss topics around working from home, staying productive, and keeping your business running effectively, these webinars will be hosted on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons at 2pm eastern.

Speed hacks to make Google Chrome faster

Is your Google Chrome browser a little slower lately? While Chrome is widely known as the browser of choice, it does have a habit of consuming a lot of system RAM. Additionally, there are times when it feels slower than before. Fortunately, these problems are simple to fix.

Boosting productivity with Workplace Analytics

Workplace Analytics allows managers to assess their employees’ performance using the data gathered from Office 365. Unlike past Microsoft productivity tools that showed only the user’s own information, Workplace Analytics allows both employees and managers to view each others’ performance data.

Bob’s Random Notes (and 4 new videos!)

March 6th, 2020

Ok, it’s March.  We lept through February.  ‘Cuz it’s a Leap Year.  And that was funny, at first.

Here’s the thing.  Usually I try to write a bit of a stream of consciousness thing.  You know…making sense throughout the article.

Not this time.