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Introduction: Microsoft Planner

We are trying something new! Instead of a blog, every once and a while we will now be doing short intro videos to the many Microsoft Office 365 applications. In our premier video, we did a short introduction to Microsoft Planner, it is a quick run down on the basic features so you can start to get the hang of …

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How UL is Stopping the Internet of Things (IoT) Threat

Can UL Save Us From the Internet of Things (IoT)? Back when electricity was harnessed and wiring and lightbulbs and fans and stoves and other household electrical items became common, there was a good chance your Grandma’s house could burn down from the substandard wiring and faulty equipment that was being produced and sold. Enter the Underwriter Laboratories (UL) in …

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4 Things to Know: Exchange Server 2007, End of Life

When a vendor, in this case Microsoft, determines it is no longer beneficial to them, or their customer base to continue selling or supporting a product or service, the product is strategically removed from its support structure. This is known as the product (or services) end of life. At first glance, this process would indicate no new features will be …

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Applied Tech Recognized for Excellence in Managed IT Services

Applied Tech has been named to the 2017 Managed Service Provider 500 List as one of the country’s top solution providers. The recognition comes from CRN®, a top research agency, for Applied Tech’s cutting edge approaches to delivering managed services. MSPs help organizations streamline their spending, effectively allocate limited resources, and benefit from advanced expertise in the latest technologies. Applied …

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9 Ways Applied Tech Protects You from Risks

You’ve likely read about different IT vulnerabilities your company faces on a regular basis. You’re probably aware of the potential damages to your company that can come about because of those risks. Vulnerabilities, security threats, outages and other events can cost you valuable data, lost sales, billable hours and wasted employee hours. For companies who are governed by regulations like …