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SQL Server 2008 R2 End of Life

SQL Server 2008 R2 End of Life One of the major software end of life’s coming down the pike is Microsoft’s SQL Server 2008 R2.  This is essentially database software that the majority of folks use, but don’t really know much about.  This is because you’re familiar with the applications powered by SQL databases, and […]

Windows Server 2008 R2 End of Life

Windows Server 2008 End of Life Well guys, it’s been on Microsoft’s roadmap for quite a while but we’re finally in the home stretch.  Windows Server 2008 R2 will officially be end of life with Microsoft Jan 14th of 2020.  That means that we’re less than one year left till we’re completely out of support. […]

Microsoft Office Licensing Changes

Office Licensing

Microsoft Office Licensing Most businesses use Microsoft software in their day to day work.  Applications such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook are staples of the business world.  Microsoft has been trying for years to urge businesses to adopt Office 365 and its monthly subscription model.  They gave folks another huge shove in that direction […]

Highest Ranked IT Service Provider in Utah

I.t.NOW Highest Ranked IT Service Provider in Utah i.t.NOW a local provider of managed IT services has received the highest ranking of any Utah technology firm for the fourth year straight. The rankings are done by a panel of industry experts at an organization called MSP Mentor. The panel selects the top 500 technology support […]

Why Tiger Woods and Your IT Guy May Have More in Common Than You Think

TigerWoods IT Guy

Tiger Woods is an amazing athlete, and one of the worlds most decorated golfers. Your IT guy is well…. ahem, less than athletic perhaps. So what could Tiger Woods and your IT guy possibly have in common? The short answer is that their jobs are more similar than you think. Race to Zero The idea […]

Amazing Computer Sales Statistics

Amazing Computer Sales Statistics Computer sales have had a rough go of it the last few years.  Here are some amazing computer sales statistics that outline just how bad it’s gotten.  Sales have hit their lowest point since 2007 as shown in our charts below.  The decline is the result of a triple whammy that […]

5 Ways BYOD Will Evolve in 2016


In the technology realm, nothing stays at a standstill. Bring your own device (BYOD) was a hot trend for enterprises in 2015, and it’s certainly not dying down or going away this year. In fact, a new report shows that it has grown and evolved steadfastly since its inception, and there is a lot more to come. Discover what’s in store for 2016.