• Don’t “Love” Spending Money On New Servers, Backup Devices And IT Upgrades? (Maybe It’s Time To Move To The Cloud) - As hurtful as it feels to us, we know that no one likes spending money on IT. Sure we all want our laptops, e-mail and applications secure, running fast and readily available 24-7-365, but your friends aren’t going to visit your office and oooh and ahhhh over your new server, and it certainly won’t provide […]
  • If You Are Still Using Business Cards, Here Are 8 Keys To Using Them Effectively! - At gatherings I sometimes collect business cards. By “sometimes” I mean only if I have a reason to. Believe it or not, I don’t put everyone I’ve ever met on my mailing list. So when I collect a card I either intend to contact that person or (on occasion) I intend to add them to […]
  • RPO, RTO And MTO, Oh My! - Most businesses make the HUGE (and costly) error of mistaking a “backup” with data recovery and business continuity. NOT true! Simply having a copy of your data stored somewhere does not automatically guarantee you’ll be back up and running again like you were before. To give our readers a better idea of this concept, we’ve […]
  • What To Do When Your Inbox Is FULL Of Important Messages You Don’t Want To Delete - There’s no doubt about it: e-mail has become the single most important communication tool for businesses. But messages pile up quick, taking up storage space that can be expensive to back up. And since deleting everything isn’t always an option when certain threads contain important info about projects, contracts and client communications, the smartest option […]

February 2013 Technology Times Newsletter