Could The Dog Days Of Summer Be A Threat To Your Business?

How To Ensure The Heat Doesn’t Fry Your Server (And Your Profits!)

With the “dog days” of summer upon us, most business owners are looking for ways to keep their company’s sales and profits HOT, while keeping their IT expenses COOL. But if proper attention is not given to your server and network equipment during the summer, all that heat outside can actually bring your company’s growth to a grinding halt and increase your IT expenses significantly.

The Lighter Side: A Summer Roast

Q: What did the pig say at the beach on a hot summer’s day?

A: I’m bacon!

Q: What do you call six weeks of rain in Scotland?

A: Summer!

Q: How do you prevent a summer cold?

A: Catch it in the winter!

Q: What do you call a French guy in sandals?

A: Phillipe Phloppe.

Going Mobile? Tony’s Tech Talk

Its summertime, and that means vacation time for many.  Whether you plan on bringing your mobile devices with you for a little work or mostly play, be sure to check out these must have accessories.

Is your device protected by an Otterbox Defender.  Yes, they might make your device a little bigger and bulkier – but protection is key.

Enough Work. Let’s Go Flying !!!

Every day, between two and three thousand aircraft fly across the North Atlantic between Canada, the United States and Europe.  This visualization shows Transatlantic traffic over a 24 hour period taken from a day in August last year and shows 2,524 flights crossing the North Atlantic.

Shiny New Gadget Of The Month: Inflatable Movie Screen

This 120-inch-diagonal airblown Inflatable Movie Screen is perfect for family movie nights and block parties, because everyone can see it all on this big screen in your backyard! The giant outdoor movie screen can be set up and inflated in minutes, ready to show movies, TV shows, cartoons, sporting events or even video presentations.

Free Report Download: If You Are Considering Cloud Computing For Your Company – Don’t, Until You Read This…

If you are considering cloud computing or Office 365 to save money and simplify IT, it is extremely important that you get and read this special report, “5 Critical Facts Every Business Owner Must Know Before Moving Their Network To The Cloud.”

This report discusses in simple, non-technical terms the pros and cons of cloud computing, data security, how to choose a cloud provider, as well as 3 little-known facts that most IT consultants don’t know or won’t tell you about cloud computing that could end up causing you MORE problems and costing you more money than you anticipated.

How To Use Your Client/Prospect E-mail List To Significantly Improve Your Results With Facebook Ads

For many businesses, advertising on Facebook can be a big time and money suck. Even though Facebook is the #1 social media tool, it can be difficult to get a great ROI since you’re marketing to a wide range of prospects. The biggest problem is getting a qualified prospect to “Like” your company Facebook page so you can market to them…but who goes out and likes a potential vendor’s page? Nobody, that’s who! And if you market based on demographics, then you’re targeting a bunch of people who don’t know you on a platform where they’re not looking for your product or service in the first place.

Declare Freedom From High Costs & Risks By Throwing Out Data Now

Do you have mountains of information stored on your server that you’ll never use, but feel like you should keep? You are not alone. Given expanding regulatory rules, some businesses save every bit of data they have, just to be safe.

You may be thinking, “What’s the big deal in keeping everything?” While it is true off-site data storage costs have gone down by about 25% every year, the fact is that keeping your data forever can create big management challenges and lead to retrieval headaches.