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Wireless Internet in a Shared Space (Part 2)

Support Matters Whether a shared space has in house support or outsourced, there needs to be a good route for getting support when problems arise. Most of the time, if there is a large number of Patrons indicating a problem, a fast path to resolution is needed. Here are some suggestions: • Have devices placed…
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Wireless Internet in a Shared Space (Part 1)

All Spaces Are Not Created Equal There are several wireless spaces that we encounter during the work week; the home or home office, the coffee shop, the football stadium, the college campus, the corporate office… These spaces use different technology to provide wireless coverage over a given area – and each environment is different. Someone…
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COVID-19 Update – A Message from Doug and Ryan

As we continue to press forward into the weeks ahead, we are regularly monitoring the information and guidelines being made available regarding the COVID-19 virus.  This is a rapidly evolving situation, and in response, we are going to do our part in minimizing possibility of transmission by continuing our remote support efforts mentioned in our…
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COVID-19: A message to our clients

It has been a challenging few weeks for the clients we serve, and for our nation and the world. We appreciate your patience and flexibility while we navigate these challenging circumstances. The situation surrounding COVID-19 is still evolving and we are actively monitoring real-time communications from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and local authorities for the most up…
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Business-Grade Recommended Desktops and Laptops

If you’ve been following along, our last article discussed the sad news about Windows 7 going end of life. Today, we are providing some hand-picked selections of units that we recommend, with a price range, so that you can have an idea of hardware pricing. Here’s a couple blanket requirements that each of these units…
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Goodbye Windows 7

Its time to say goodbye to an old friend. It has been a friend that all of us have had for the past 10 years. It rescued all of us from Vista – and we are eternally grateful for that. Yes, I’m talking about Windows 7. Regardless of how much we have liked Windows 7,…
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Laptop Buying Guide, Part 2

If you’ve worked on those Ps & Qs we gave you in Part 1 of this blog series, you should have a good understanding of the way you want to use your laptop and a ballpark idea about how much you’re willing to spend. (If you haven’t seen it yet, you’ll want to check out…
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Laptop Buying Guide, Part 1 

Is a new laptop on your wish list this holiday?  Mind your Ps and Qs, and Santa just might deliver what you ask for.  Shopping for a laptop can be stressful. With so many models, features, and deals available, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by all the choices out there. Fortunately, we have some tips to…
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Want happier, more productive employees?

Want happier, more productive employees? Give them sharp tools and let them run. No, we’re not talking about handing out scissors and turning them loose on the playground. (That’s dangerous and should never be allowed.) We’re talking about giving them tools like Microsoft’s Office 365 for Business. This suite of cloud-based productivity applications is pretty…
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