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Protecting Your Data In the Changing Times

Published on Feb 18, 2013 at 6:45 pm in Tips & Tricks.

This post also appeared in The Tennessean, where Concept Technology has a bi-weekly feature in the Business section. When it comes to data protection, most organizations still rely on a traditional file-based backup model for their servers. It’s a model that has been around for decades and works well for many environments. More recently, though, […]

What Should You Really Be Concerned About When Migrating to the Cloud

Published on Feb 7, 2013 at 2:58 pm in Tech Trends.

This post also appeared in The Tennessean, where Concept Technology has a bi-weekly feature in the Business section. In last month’s column, we identified some key technology trends that we expect to encounter in 2013. We also mentioned that most of the predictions carry some policy and security concerns that you will have to wade […]

Client Spotlight: Spring Hill Music Group

Published on Jan 28, 2013 at 8:20 pm in Client Spotlight.

Spring Hill Music Group is based in Brentwood, Tenn. The Christian record label was started in 1994 and spans multiple genres. The label’s roster has included such artists as The Oak Ridge Boys, Jason Crabb, Russ Taff, Jeff & Sheri Easter and The Hoppers. Green Hill Productions, a division of Spring Hill, creates and distributes […]

4 (more) technology trends for 2013

Published on Jan 23, 2013 at 4:24 pm in Tech Trends.

This post also appeared in The Tennessean, where Concept Technology has a bi-weekly feature in the Business section. In my last entry, I highlighted four technology trends I expect to encounter in 2013: IT integration into business strategy, device continuity, mobile device management and privacy (or lack thereof). Unable to narrow the list of disruptive […]

Four technology trends for 2013

Published on Jan 8, 2013 at 3:54 pm in Tech Trends.

This post also appeared in The Tennessean, where Concept Technology has a bi-weekly feature in the Business section. As this first week of 2013 comes to a close, pretty much every business leader I encounter is looking forward and trying to predict what comes next for his or her industry. For those within technology, this […]

Is Your Technology Department Living Up to its Potential?

Published on Dec 26, 2012 at 3:47 pm in Tips & Tricks.

This post also appeared in The Tennessean, where Concept Technology has a bi-weekly feature in the Business section. Sometimes you can be so close to something that it’s hard to see its strengths — and even harder to see its flaws. This is true in your personal life, and within your company, especially if your […]

Internet content filtering for your home

Published on Dec 21, 2012 at 6:20 pm in Tips & Tricks.

We’ve previously written about the benefits of setting up internet content filters for your office, and we wanted to take a moment to expand upon this idea to discuss content filtering options for your home. Just as unfiltered and unchecked access to the Web may not be the best business practice, it might not be […]

When did Internet content filtering get a bad rap?

Published on Dec 11, 2012 at 7:49 pm in Tips & Tricks.

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]This post also appeared in The Tennessean, where Concept Technology has a bi-weekly feature in the Business section. A 2012 Salary.com survey of more than 3,000 workers found that 64 percent of employees surf websites for personal reasons every day while at work. Of that group, 50 percent admit to wasting at least two hours […]

Integrating Macs Into Your Business Infrastructure

Published on Nov 28, 2012 at 3:19 pm in Tips & Tricks.

This post also appeared in The Tennessean, where Concept Technology has a bi-weekly feature in the Business section. Go back eight years or so and you’d be hard pressed to find a Mac computer being used by a business. Apple products have long been viewed as consumer hardware, and if you found workers with Macs, […]