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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 […]

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 […]

5 types of virtualization defined

5 types of virtualization defined

For many businesses, managing and maintaining their entire hardware and software infrastructure can be a daunting and prohibitively expensive task. But with virtualization, this is no longer an issue. Virtualization allows businesses to maximize the use of their IT resources at a reduced cost — this is why it has become so popular in the […]

Arcade Party, Awards, New Faces!

August 1st, 2018

Another month, another new face. Another award. Ok, make that two awards. Plus an arcade party. But still only one new face. Well, new might be a stretch. But still…

But first things first. Do you like old school video games? Free food and drink? Mingling with other folks, including your favorite Simplex-IT folks (or even me?) Ok, the part about me probably brought you enthusiasm down, but I thought it was important to be completely honest.