Blog

Virtualization isn’t as complex as you think

Virtualization isn’t as complex as you think

Explaining the concept of virtualization is no easy task, and failed attempts to do so have left it with an undeserved reputation. We want to set the record straight about this technology’s many benefits by dispelling the four most common misconceptions.

The dangers of app overload in businesses

The dangers of app overload in businesses

Businesses today rely on countless apps and software for day-to-day operations. However, too many of these programs can do more harm than good. App overload brings confusion among employees, and a recent study shows that this costs more than companies realize.

Simplex-IT Arcade Party!

We're getting out of the basement and socializing! Yep, we do it once or twice a year. It's about all the world can handle.

We're going to Quarter Up Bar Arcade and we want you to join us, August 7th anytime from 4:30-7:00. It's a really cool place with tons of arcade games.

Read more 1 Comment

Router malware worse than experts realize

Router malware worse than experts realize

In May, security experts discovered one of the most widespread malware infections in history. Now, they’re warning businesses and consumers that it’s even worse than their first assessment. The VPNFilter malware poses a threat to small businesses and requires immediate attention from anyone who hasn’t taken action against it.

Manage Projects Simply and Easily with Microsoft Planner

Do you need a quick and easy tool to manage small projects and tasks? Microsoft Planner is for you.

Planner provides an easy to use interface in the form of cards and lists. You can organize them however you want, assign deadlines and people to tasks, upload files, and just keep yourself and your team organized.

Top 7 Office 365 Productivity Add-Ons

Top 7 Office 365 Productivity Add-Ons

Microsoft’s cloud-based Office 365 has successfully made day-to-day business operations more efficient with popular apps like Word, PowerPoint, Excel, OneNote, and Outlook. What’s more, it also offers productivity-boosting add-ons that streamline users’ workflow.

How to minimize risks after a data breach

How to minimize risks after a data breach

Despite efforts to protect your data, some breaches are beyond your control. When an online company with your personal details gets hacked, you have no choice but to manage your risks on your own. These practical tips can help you reduce risks of identity theft and other threats.

Employee Spotlight – Korrey Hull

What’s your role at Simplex-IT and when were you hired?
My role at Simplex-IT is Network and Systems Administrator, and I was hired on September 25th, 2017

What’s a typical day like for you at work?
What is a typical day at work for me like? To me and I’m sure many of you can agree that there are no typical days.

How consumer habits changed the web

How consumer habits changed the web

The average web user’s attention span gets shorter every day. People don’t want to spend hours sifting through a website to find the information they need; they want it as soon as the page loads. To keep up with the times businesses have drastically changed how they develop their websites.