The Needs of a Modern Technology Department

Modern education technology is no longer focused on maintaining a set number of computers. Schools are integrating virtual platforms and cloud technologies as well as security, phone, intercom, projection systems, and all kinds of management software. Technology platforms have evolved from only Microsoft hardware and software to Google Chromebooks, Apple iPads, virtual systems, and a … Continued

Proactive Approach Can Help Blunt Cybersecurity Threats

What would you do if a hacker accessed your company’s files? Corrupted important data? Accessed confidential client information and sold it on the black market? Stole your company’s operating files and made you pay money to get it back? If it sounds alarming, it should. In 2016, U.S. companies and government agencies suffered a record … Continued

Midwest Computech Acquires EasyPC

This is a strategic decision to help us be more intentional in growing the company to serve the IT needs of small businesses, particularly professional service and medical providers,” said David Nivens, CEO of Midwest Computech. Read More

Back-to-School Time: Will Your IT Pass or Fail?

The start of a new school year is filled with excitement for kids and teachers. But for some tech directors, this time of year can come with a lot of anxiety as many worry about potential technology failures. We’ve helped dozens of school districts solve issues – from improper set up of new computers or … Continued

3 simple IT security tricks literally anyone can implement

3 simple IT security tricks literally anyone can implement For many business owners who might not be technologically inclined, IT security can seem like a daunting burden. How can you keep up with the latest malware threats and security trends when you’ve got a company to run? Our advice to every business owner is to … Continued

5 Signs Your Business Should Invest In IT Security

One of the biggest challenges business owners face today is IT security. The priority of protecting your customer’s information is greater now then it has ever been. According to USA Today a staggering 43% of companies in the United States have experienced a data breach in the past year alone. It seems like every time … Continued

Technology In Our Schools

Education Technology is a Growing Concern: Even though our minds may still be stuck in summer vacation mode, the school year is getting ready to start. Aside from assuring that curriculum, transportation, and lunch programs are up to par, school districts must also have exceptional technologies in place to support the students and staff while … Continued

How Technology Policies Improve Your Business

As a business owner, you might lie awake at night worrying about many things. If one of these is liability related to the ways your employees may potentially use your company’s computers and computer-related technology, it’s time for a computer use policy and user agreement. And if it’s not worrying you, maybe it should be. … Continued