2019 will be an exciting year in technology. We will certainly see some solutions take steps forward and others fall well short of meeting expectations. Some industries will make innovative use of emerging technologies while others will continue to chase their tails with stalled pilot projects. Many developing technologies have finally matured, which will lead […]

It seems like mergers and acquisitions are becoming an almost daily occurrence, especially when it comes to the managed service provider business. Talk of an acquisition creates a real buzz in the marketplace. Your company’s name is in the news, people are talking, every day it seems like there’s something new. It’s also scary. If […]

2018 was full of all the popular buzzwords – artificial intelligence, machine learning (AI/ML), blockchain, Internet of Things. In 2019, we may start to see some of these make large advancements as more technology associated with Industry 4.0 begins to take off. As with emerging technologies of the past, there are those who like to […]

It has been a little over a year since IBM introduced the POWER9 scale out variant of Power and just a few months since the scale up POWER9 processors were introduced last August. Since that time, we’ve had our fair share of customers make the switch, but others still have questions. “Why should I move […]

Mergers and acquisitions seem to be in the news almost every day, especially in the managed service provider (MSP) space. It’s an exciting time for everyone involved, but headline-making changes — even positive ones — can also be unsettling. That’s especially true for smaller organizations. In becoming part of a larger company, your employees are […]

For many years, the terms artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) were quickly dismissed as just marketing hype and buzz. It seemed like every new technology had AI working for it somewhere. Some used true AI. A lot, however, were just mechanical Turks, of which the marketplace was aware. Fact is, AI and ML […]

It is widely agreed by experts that the Internet of Things (IoT) needs better security. We are now in a present-time where a simple password solution is no longer a strong enough way to securely protect your accounts. Listed below are a few ways to properly secure IoT at the network level: Improving IoT Device […]

Although organizations continue to run legacy applications and workloads on-premises today, many of these applications are expanding into the cloud. Hybrid IT and multicloud environments took a big step in 2018 and are poised to continue that momentum into 2019. We saw big moves from two major players that validate these claims. Amazon Web Services […]

Disasters come in all shapes and sizes, and usually arrive unannounced at the most inopportune moments. We speak from experience. Just last month our community, co-workers and office were all affected by the Woolsey Fire, which burned over 96,000 acres of land. While the community continues to pick up the pieces, we thanks all the […]