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The danger of keeping End of Life technology running in your law firm (and a strategy to upgrade)

Microsoft announced End of Life for several of their cornerstone products most law firms use today, including Windows 7 Operating System, Windows 2008 Server Operating System, SQL Server 2008 and Exchange 2010. Time is running out for the proper replacement and migration of these products during the second half of 2019 and beginning of 2020. Let’s [...]

2019-08-13T18:55:11+00:00August 13th, 2019|Legal|0 Comments

Microsoft Teams: 3 reasons it will boost your team’s productivity TODAY!

Typically, a product is merely defined by the code it stands on. For instance, Word allows you to type your work product (like I’m doing now), Excel helps you compute, PowerPoint provides you with a platform to tell a story (hopefully without bullet points), and Outlook is our source for an overly-flooded electronic mailbox (for [...]

2019-09-09T17:27:41+00:00August 8th, 2019|Managed Services, Uncategorized|33 Comments

Why businesses are embracing Microsoft Azure

More and more businesses today are now migrating their information from physical servers to the all-knowing “cloud.” And Microsoft is at the forefront of this digital transformation with their leading solution, Microsoft Azure, for businesses who want to either go partially or totally cloud-based. Microsoft Azure is a cloud computing service that is quite similar [...]

2019-06-26T13:11:17+00:00June 26th, 2019|Microsoft|0 Comments

FlexManage Now Powers FlexCloud Solutions with Data Foundry

CHICAGO, Ill., May 31, 2019 / -- In response to customer demand for a hybrid environment, FlexManage announced its new hybrid cloud solution called FlexCloud, offering support for both public and private cloud environments. In order to provide a higher level of security and performance, FlexCloud is now powered by Data Foundry, a leading co-location [...]

2019-05-31T03:37:50+00:00May 31st, 2019|Cloud|0 Comments

Windows Server 2008 End of Support: What you need to know

Are you prepared for Windows Server 2008 end of support? Extended support for Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 ends January 14, 2020. Microsoft will no longer release security updates, which may expose you to security attacks or make you out of compliance with industry regulations such as GDPR. They will also no [...]

2019-05-19T05:09:46+00:00May 19th, 2019|Windows|0 Comments

5 benefits of working with a Managed Services Provider

Working with a Managed Services Provider, or “MSP,” is often the most viable and cost-effective IT solution for businesses today. MSPs are a fraction of the cost and far worth the value, versus setting up and maintaining your own IT infrastructure. At FlexManage, we address the needs of our clients (from small businesses to the [...]

2019-05-17T19:28:05+00:00May 17th, 2019|Managed IT Services|0 Comments

FlexManage achieves SOC 2 Type 1 Compliance and why this is a big deal for IT managed services

FlexManage enhances security capabilities for IT managed services and achieves SOC 2 Type 1 certification. While using state of the art IT management infrastructure, it was important for FlexManage to demonstrate its commitment to information security by obtaining The SOC 2 certification.  This certification provides assurance to customers that their data is secure and their sensitive data is [...]

2019-04-26T12:32:16+00:00April 26th, 2019|Managed Services, Security|0 Comments

New Deloitte Report: 7 capabilities needed for Digital Transformation

The implementation of digital transformation is no longer a trend - it's a reality. In 2019, vast amounts of organizations have allocated a wide majority of their resources to digital transformation. A Deloitte report released this past March has shown an undeniable pattern: companies have increased their annual budgets for digital transformation strategies by as much as [...]

2019-04-19T14:51:02+00:00April 19th, 2019|Digital Transformation|0 Comments

5 tips for an effective business intelligence strategy

As Business Intelligence (BI) Consultants, we are commonly tasked with inheriting a murky business intelligence strategy that involves cumbersome BI tools, data quality issues, and report modifications. We look at a given report and we find that it’s been built in a vacuum and - after studying the underlying tactics - we wish someone took [...]