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Making the Right Virtualization Choices

As CIOs grapple with balancing ever changing business needs and managing costs, there has been no greater help than virtualization. I know that the opportunity to consolidate one’s IT hardware not only lowers capital and power and cooling costs, but also provides opportunities to leverage on improved asset utilization, easier management control and benefit from […]

3D World Puzzle

Climate In California Is Changing – Is Your Business Ready To Cope With It?

Modernization has been clearly taking its toll on climate by increasing the average temperature of the earth’s surface and creating more mega disasters than ever before.  In the US, we were struck with Hurricane Katrina in 2005, which was the single most costly natural catastrophe since 1980 and insured losses amounting to $60,500,000. The wildfires […]

Cloud Services

AWS or Azure – Which Way for You?

2 years ago, Gartner predicted that at year-end 2016, more than 50% of Global 1000 companies will have stored customer-sensitive data in the public cloud. As companies strive to keep costs low yet remain innovative, a cloud computing strategy for IT makes sense. However, the challenge becomes choosing the right cloud service provider. And given […]

Encino Windows

Why Upgrade to Windows 10?

The biggest challenge an organization faces when it comes to upgrading to an OS, like Windows 10, on a company-wide level, is deployment, followed closely by device-incompatibility issues and security problems. This is where a professional managed service provider can make a difference to your bottom line. In our experience, as one of the premium […]