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5 Signs It’s Time for a New IT Guy

5 Signs It’s Time for a New IT Guy

Many times when we go on a sales call for a prospective client, it’s because their current IT provider “broke” a component of their network and does not know how to fix it, or the IT guy is not responding to any requests. Leaving the customer stranded and their business stopped to a halt.

News: Microsoft Unveils New Surface Laptop

News: Microsoft Unveils New Surface Laptop

Yesterday Microsoft unveiled the latest offering from their Surface lineup of hardware, the Surface Laptop. The 13.5-inch device is designed to work the Microsoft’s new Windows 10 S operating system.

Microsoft's Surface Laptop uses a fabric alcantara keyboard just like its premium Surface Pro 4 keyboard, with a 1.5mm travel for the backlit keys.

New Outlook Feature – Add Your Home Team!

Are you getting ready for Opening Day and want to keep up with your favorite team’s schedule, without having to go to their website? Now, with your calendar in the Outlook web app, you can!

With just a few easy steps, you can add your professional sports team’s schedule so you can keep track of their opponent and game time.

News: XPERTECHS Designs New IT Plan For Nu Look Home Design

XPERTECHS announced today the signing of its newest XperCARE client, Nu Look Home Design, Inc. XPERTECHS will provide Nu Look with their world-class IT support through their XperCARE managed services solution.

Established in 1999, Nu Look Home Design is a top-ranked, award-winning home remodeler that provides roofing, windows, vinyl siding, doors and gutters.

Clearing The Vendor Management “Fog”

Clearing The Vendor Management “Fog”

One of the biggest complaints we hear from potential customers is the hassle of vendor management. Specifically, technology vendors. As a business, you have a vendor for internet and phones; possibly one for your printers and copiers; and maybe another one for your third-party line-of-business apps.

Microsoft Teams – What You Need To Know

Microsoft Teams – What You Need To Know

Microsoft Teams is a new application that helps people, conversations and content come together so they can easily collaborate to achieve more. It easily integrates with Office applications and is built on the Office 365 cloud.

With Microsoft Teams, Microsoft created a more open, digital environment that makes work integrated, accessible and integrated – across the team – so everyone can stay in the know.

News: XPERTECHS Negotiates New WAN & VoIP Agreement On Behalf of The Law Offices of Peter G. Angelos

XPERTECHS recently assisted long-time customer, The Law Offices of Peter G. Angelos (Law PGA) in negotiating a new WAN and VoIP agreement with Fusion. The new WAN and VoIP infrastructure will replace an aging NBX system that had reached end-of-life.

The Law Offices of Peter G. Angelos realized it was time to upgrade their current system and reached out to XPERTECHS to act as their vCIO during the entire process.

OneDrive for Business in “One Minute”

OneDrive for Business in “One Minute”

OneDrive for Business is an integral part of Office 365, and provides a place in the cloud where you can store, share, and sync your files. This short overview covers the basics. Keep in mind that each user is allocated 1 TB of storage, and all files are private by default until shared.

Free decryption tools fight ransomware

Free decryption tools fight ransomware

Similar to the shakedowns you see in mob movies where innocent shop owners are forced to pay “protection money,” deploying ransomware is a means of extortion. Computer hackers install it on your network to seize control of your company’s precious confidential data, then demand payment for its safe return.