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5 tips to keep the Cloud cost-efficient

5 tips to keep the Cloud cost-efficient

As a business owner, it’s essential that you are aware of the hidden costs associated with the Cloud and what measures you can take to keep those costs down. They might be more than what you’d normally pay for at first, but it could add up and cost you two, or even three times more than its worth.

Your business needs a UPS system

Your business needs a UPS system

For some businesses, power loss could result in profit loss. Natural disasters such as storms and hurricanes, construction or utility accidents, and other unforeseeable technical failures can put your business’s operations to a grinding halt. Businesses that depend on a continuous power supply to function might endure a slight disruption, but some might not.

New anti-phishing features for Gmail

New anti-phishing features for Gmail

Over the years phishing — a social engineering attack that uses seemingly innocuous emails to trick victims into giving away personal information or clicking a malicious link — has grown in sophistication and scale. In order to put a stop to these scams, Google has made some security enhancements for Gmail.

Common misunderstandings about containers

Common misunderstandings about containers

Business owners stand to gain a lot by taking the time to understand emerging IT trends. In the case of containers, it’s an opportunity to reduce costs, increase hardware efficiency, and improve data security. One of the best ways to learn about containers is to address the misconceptions about them.

Employee Article: Jesse Quintero

Meet Jesse Quintero, Adept Solutions Engineer

I was born in Yuba City, CA and was raised in Olivehurst, CA. A majority of my family still call Northern California home.

I served 4 years in the Marine Corps, and spent the 1st year of my military career training for my job as a Data Network Specialist in the Mojave Desert in 29 Palms, CA. After completing my training I was fortunate enough to be stationed at MCBH Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii.

Keyboard shortcuts in Windows 10

Keyboard shortcuts in Windows 10

Since its release back in 2015, Windows 10 continues to see updates and new features. This time, users are greeted with some new keyboard shortcuts that will make life easier. So without further ado, here are our top picks that can be extremely helpful to your daily operations.

6 tips to get the most out of Office 365

6 tips to get the most out of Office 365

Microsoft’s Office 365 comes with a broad range of tools that will make you and your colleagues more productive. It has simultaneous co-authoring features, SharePoint, OneDrive, and Groups, just to name a few. However, there may be some features you might not be using.

Tips to enhance your on-hold messages

Tips to enhance your on-hold messages

Customers can get frustrated over your support hotline, usually involving confusing call options, troublesome connections, or unhelpful representatives. If your phone system has problematic on-hold messaging, you’re likely to cause further annoyance to an already irate person.

How to market SMBs with Pinterest

How to market SMBs with Pinterest

The waitlist for Pinterest’s latest “DIY Promoted Pins” tool is proof of how eager small- and medium-sized businesses are when it comes to social media marketing. Establishing a solid online presence, promoting corporate content, and driving website traffic at the same time is every business owner’s dream come true.

CEO article : Redesigned Newsletter and Website Focus on Business Growth

CEO article : Redesigned Newsletter and Website Focus on Business Growth

Why did we update our web presence?

Let me give you a little context...I grew up in Wyoming and was raised on a farm, so having a business in Yuba City is very close to my roots...the only difference is that things actually grow here. When asked in an interview what we raised on our farm, I facetiously said, "we raised rocks"… and it wasn't far from the truth.