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Small Business Blog


Are you ready to move to Microsoft 365?

As technology continues to expand beyond boundaries, more innovative ways of increasing business productivity while mitigating expenses are discovered on a regular basis. A good example of such is the implementation of software as a service (SaaS).   Saas simply refers to a software distribution system whereby users can easily access applications hosted by a cloud provider via the internet. This…

Why “How much will this Managed IT support cost me?” is not the question that you should be asking

Each day as humans continue to pursue happiness, seeking innovative ways to improve living standards, brand new ideas are brought to life. In some fortunate cases, these ideas are converted into goals that give rise to new businesses’ getting launched. Although the business world can be highly competitive, with the help of technology, many startups…

Add Physical Room Participants to your Zoom Meeting using Zoom Rooms

Would you like to add physical room participants to your virtual Zoom Meetings for training, conferences, board meetings, and more? It can be done by installing special hardware and by adding a Zoom Room license to your Zoom account. The process takes about three weeks from start to finish. Here’s a video clip that shows…

MDM Blog (For IT Professionals)


Confirming that AppLocker Policies have been applied

When using MDM to push AppLocker policies to a Windows 10 device, there are several places that you can check to confirm that your settings have been successfully applied. File Explorer Event Viewer Fiddler Try to launch the App Let’s take a look… 1. File Explorer Open up File Explorer. Look at the C:\Windows\System32\AppLocker\MDM subfolders…

Review: Scalefusion

I am on the hunt for a mobile device management solution (MDM) that can manage Windows 10 devices for free or for a low cost with little or no minimums. If I can find this type of MDM solution, then I will use it to improve our ability to support client hardware for our small…