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  • The Need for Data Insurance

    I’ve become frustrated by the way many companies and organizations (usually those with 150 users or less)   just don’t “get” the intrinsic value of their data. They buy car insurance, property and casualty insurance, errors and omissions insurance, key man insurance,… Read More ›

  • What happens at TechOnTap…

    Stays at TechOnTap?  Not really.  It’s not Vegas.   I was reading Michael Gavaghen’s TechOnTap post from last week, and I wanted to make a clarification.  You might meet a salesperson at TechOnTap.  They aren’t banned from the event.   In… Read More ›

  • SLPowers still ranked #1 MSP in South Florida

    MSPmentor has released their 2013 MSP rankings and SLPowers is once again the #1 Managed Services Provider (MSP) based in South Florida.  SLPowers has been squeezed out of the top 100 based on the number of companies that have applied… Read More ›

  • Tech on Tap

    I’ve been selling network technology solutions for more than 20 years, but don’t call me a geek. It’s not that I find the term insulting—I would love to qualify as even half a geek. But every time I try, every… Read More ›

  • Online Family Safety

    Being a “Tech Guy” I am frequently asked, what’s the best way to keep families safe from the internet?  Since SLPowers  doesn’t focus much on consumer based products, it’s a question that I found difficult to answer.   We use several technologies… Read More ›

  • Do You Know About Hyper-V Replica?

    Have you ever heard of Hyper-V Replica? It’s new to me.    In this industry, hardly a day goes by that some new product, or upgrade to an existing product, hits the market. Server 2012 has been around for a… Read More ›

  • Your Cloud Could Work Better

    A recent article from tech news source CRN outlined the ten biggest cloud outages of 2012. Familiar faces like and GoDaddy made the list. (GoDaddy’s outage shook them up enough to chase them out of the cloud business altogether.) Google made the… Read More ›