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NetEffect Chosen by CRN for its “Next Gen List” of Influential Technology Companies

Each year, 250 companies are chosen by technology news and analysis site CRN to appear on the list. The companies chosen are culled from research, vendor and analyst interviews, and CRN editorial coverage. The list recognizes solution providers founded within the last 15 years that are focused on emerging technologies such as cloud computing, mobility, virtualization and unified communications, along with other emerging technologies.

NetEffect and uptimeLV Merge!

NetEffect and uptimeLV Merge!

I'm truly happy to announce that we have merged with uptimeLV, which is owned and operated by David B. Rounds. For years, Dave and I have been very friendly competitors. We've had a mutual respect for one another that over time, has transcended to genuine respect and friendship.

Support Ending for Windows XP and Office 2003

What does this mean for your organization?

After April 8, 2014, Windows XP computers will become extremely vulnerable to attackers, and continuing to use Windows XP will cause your organization to be non-compliant with regard to PCI, HIPAA or SOX, etc.

10-Digit Dialing Coming to Southern Nevada: What You Need to Know

On November 15, 2012 the Nevada Public Utilities Commission approved the addition of a second area code (725) to the southern part of the state. Due to increasing demand for individual telephone numbers, it is projected the available numbers within the 702 area code will be exhausted during the third quarter of 2014.

The new 725 area code became active on August 3, 2013, and as of May 3, 2014 10-digit dialing will be required for all calls including local.

Tablet Computers and Your Small Business

You are doing all you can for your organization. You have a website and a blog. You are getting your name out there via social media sites. Now you hear that you need a tablet to truly help your business thrive. But tablets are costly and you are not actually sure why you would need one or how it could be useful.

Tips to Extend the Battery Life of Your Smartphone

Those of us who have smartphones love them, but we realize they have one big fault. Their batteries do not last long enough. You can send emails, listen to music, and make calls, but all smartphones are limited by their battery life. While there are several companies working to improve this issue, there are a few things that you can do with your current phone to increase its battery life.

The End of the Road for Some Gadgets and Technologies

When new technology comes out, we snatch it up, and a month later we can’t imagine what life was like without it. But what about the technology that it replaced? We have a tendency to forget about that as it quickly fades into history. For instance, the telephone: our phones today do so much and landlines are quickly getting phased out.

More Advancements in Retina Display Technology

The Power of the Retina Display

One recent example of a company who is doing this right is Apple. Apple’s new Retina display provides the clearest images and videos compared to any other. This is because of its 2,048-by-1,536-pixel resolution. Digital
Trends recently wrote an intriguing article about it, and it seems like Apple isn’t stopping there.