Each year, we survey our clients to learn more about the subjects that are impacting the IT industry. The survey touches a variety of topics including operating systems, IT spend, and hardware. This year, 41 IT professionals completed the survey. Below are the results of our 2020 annual survey. Which operating system does your company use? If you use Windows, will you be upgrading your OS in 2020? When you do upgrade will you also change your hardware? If so, which hardware will you be refreshing? Do you expect to […]
Recently, a cyber-security firm G-Data discovered they purchased a laptop that housed German military secrets. Germany’s defense ministry is still unsure how the laptop ended up on the auction website. A discovery like this in the wrong hands could put Germany’s safety at risk.
The highly contagious Coronavirus is impacting more than people’s health; it’s impacting businesses. Officials have identified Wuhan, a province in China, as the epicenter of the virus. So far, the Chinese government has tried to contain the spread of the virus by quarantining residents in the Wuhan region. These measures have not been effective. Now the tech industry, unfortunately, is being affected by the disease. Distribution May Suffer Alibaba, Xiaomi, and Huawei are just of the few tech companies based in China. The country also produces components for other popular […]
Conferences grant attendees opportunities to learn more about new innovations, services and products, and network with others. There are countless conferences targeted to IT professionals, but which conferences should you attend this year? In this article, we highlight the top IT and cloud conferences to attend in 2020. 1) Amazon Web Services Global Summit This year, AWS summits will be in New York, San Francisco, DC, Atlanta, and Chicago. The events focus on more than AWS they also feature an exhibitor showroom full of tech service providers. There is no […]
Last week, Microsoft discontinued support for Windows 7. In the infographic below, we show the impact of the Windows 7 end of life by industry. Learn more about the after-effects of Windows 7 end of life in our recent blog post here.