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Best uses for virtual desktops

Best uses for virtual desktops

In the world of IT, there is a continuous quest to build systems with less time, funds, and effort. This is why virtualization has become so popular. One type of virtualization, virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), provides a consistent desktop experience from any device.

5 ways you could blow your online reputation

5 ways you could blow your online reputation

As a small business owner, you’ve probably used social media to establish a connection with your customers and share stories that will shine a positive light on your brand. While social media is a great tool to foster your business name, if used incorrectly it could just shatter your online reputation.

How does virtualization improve business?

How does virtualization improve business?

Truly understanding the ins and outs of virtualization is not for the faint hearted. It’s a complicated field that is constantly evolving, but one thing mostly remains the same: its benefits. Read on for a simple recap of just a few of virtualization’s greatest advantages.

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? […]

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.