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SPI’s Cloud Solution Can Make Your Life Easier

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Think about what your business could look like if you didn’t have to deal with technology.  If your business no longer had to worry about unexpected bills, outages, and down time.  We’re so confident that you will love SPI’s Cloud Solution, we’re going to give you the first month FREE!  This offer is only valid until December 31st, so don’t wait!

Remember, with […]

Wishing for Better Email Services?

The dreaded words… you have mail. Email used to be so much fun to receive, but these days, email services for your business can be a daunting, painful task.

Between spam, security issues, downtime, no support, domain names, archiving, adding users… all of it can make you eager for a better solution.

Speaking of solutions, everyone has heard about Microsoft 365 by now. It’s advertised everywhere […]

Data Security Lunch ‘n Learn: Here’s What You Missed

If you weren’t able to make it to Tuesday’s Lunch ‘n Learn held at the Buick Museum in Flint, no problem! Here’s a recap of what you missed…

The purpose of Tuesday’s Lunch ‘n Learn was to simply educate you on how to protect yourself and your business from hacking and data loss.  The Lunch was kicked off by SPI’s CIO, Gary Richardson.  Gary has […]

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Investing in Cloud Solutions

Still haven’t taken the Cloud dive yet? Don’t worry. It’s not hard, but any company, big or small, needs to take the proper caution and conduct thorough research before investing their data and financial resources in the Cloud.

1) Picking the most popular service

It’s a common misconception that all Cloud servers offer the same product. Such conventional thinking can cause businesses constant headaches down the […]

Making the Switch: From On Premises Solutions to Cloud Solutions

Making the decision to switch your business’ applications and processes from on-premises solutions to cloud solutions can be an intimidating task.  But you will be glad you did…

There are many differences between on-premises solutions and cloud solutions.  One of the most apparent differences is how they are accessed.  On-premises solutions are just that, on-premises, the applications are installed directly onto a user or user’s […]

Public Cloud vs. Private Cloud: Choosing the Right Cloud for Your Business

More than 80% of enterprises are now leveraging some form of cloud infrastructure. The transition into cloud computing is becoming more and more unavoidable for businesses of any size. But with so many options how do you know what type of cloud is the best fit for YOUR business? Is a private cloud the best fit? What about a public cloud? Or maybe a […]

Work Smarter With Remote Access

The winter months are quickly approaching and as Michiganders we know that means unfavorable weather and road conditions. Can you feel your heart start to race even thinking about not having access to important files and data kept at the office? Or what about the thought of working through your weekend because weather kept you in during the week? Remote access can put all […]

Is it Time to Change the Way you Spend?

So, who likes to talk about (and set, keep track of and evaluate) budgets? Yeah, us either. It’s a necessary but stressful part of running a business. When it comes to technology spending, many small businesses either don’t have a budget or don’t break it out from the full operating budget.

Here are some signs that it’s time to look at IT budgets a little […]

2016 Cabling Projects – Starting the Year off Right!

The first 2016 Cabling Project – Bangor Township Schools Wireless Upgrade!

On Monday, we started work on our first large cabling project of 2016! Bangor Township Schools has been using Ruckus Wireless for their district since 2012, and now it’s time for an upgrade! We are running new cable, adding in fiber optics, and installing new access points. Here are the guys hard at work!

Meet […]

5 Things to Consider Before Choosing a Technology Partner

Technology in business today is essential for a company’s growth.  Sometimes, technology doesn’t always work the way it should, and becomes a hindrance, this is where the importance of your technology partner comes in.  There is no shortage of technology companies, so finding one is easy, but choosing the RIGHT partner for your business can be challenging.  Your technology partner should be an extension […]