Microsoft 365 bundles Office 365 and Windows 10

A few weeks ago, Microsoft unveiled Microsoft 365, a new offering that brings together Office 365, Windows 10 and Enterprise Mobility and Security. Microsoft 365 is the beginning of a fundamental shift in how we will design, build and cater to our customers’ needs in the workplace. Microsoft is offering two platforms, Microsoft Business 365[…]

Is Your Business Ready For Managed IT Services?

When is the right time to consider using a managed IT services company? Well ask yourself this – is your current IT model working? Are your current IT staff being swamped with too much work and not enough time to focus on business projects? Are your users frustrated with slow computers and networks? Do you[…]

Managed IT Services for Manufacturers

Manufacturing IT departments tend to struggle to support a global organization from a single location and stick to a fixed budget and staffing requirements. Manufacturers have unique IT requirements and challenges compared to most business’s and usually find tasking internal IT with all their computing needs, that their business expectations are not being met. Therefore,[…]

5 Reasons Your Small Business Will Profit from Managed IT Services

Does your business need IT? If so, do you consider the money you spend on IT an investment or an expense? A well-executed IT setup will assist your end users in becoming more efficient at their jobs, allowing your business to yield more profit that it does today. A managed service provider is your best[…]

Business Benefits of using CRM Software

Investing in customer relationship management (CRM) software is absolutely essential for small and medium-sized businesses that want to up their sales performance. It helps sales departments understand their clients, tailor their marketing efforts, and more. If your business isn’t already using CRM, here are five reasons why you should definitely give it a chance. Grows[…]

5 Tips for Keeping your Accounting Firm Data Secure

Accounting firms are among the most vulnerable to Internet threats such as viruses, hacking and malware. Since theft is often the goal of these attacks, accounting firms are particularly susceptible to legal action resulting from fraudulent bank activity directly related to malicious external exploits. Tip 1. Educate your Employees Your employees pose the greatest risk[…]

BluZEBRA Technologies – Help Desk Competencies

Who comprises the BluZEBRA Technologies technical team? At BluZEBRA Technologies we refer to our technical team as mentors, this comes from our background in providing eLearning support solutions and our ‘how to’ training approach to each support interaction. BluZEBRA mentors are carefully selected for their expertise, real world experience, and enthusiasm for all things technical,[…]

5 Tips to Help You Transition to Macs

1. Spotlight Search Pour an extra cup of coffee for your new best friend. Spotlight is a handy-dandy tool to help you find nearly anything and everything on a Macintosh computer. In the top right of your screen you will see a magnifying glass. Click it, and type in what you are looking for. That[…]

5 Ways to Reduce Eyestrain when using Computers & Smartphones

5 Ways to Reduce Eyestrain when using Computers & Smartphones #1 – The Obvious – Dim your computer or phone screen. There is also the “Auto Brightness” option on most smartphones. With this setting turned on, your phone will automatically adjust brightness according to the amount of light you are currently in. #2 – 20-20[…]