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Our Partner, Nutanix, and Their Sales Kickoff

Our Partner, Nutanix, and Their Sales Kickoff

I recently attended the Nutanix Sales Kickoff Conference in Las Vegas, and it just keeps getting better to be a Nutanix Partner!

Nutanix Sales Kickoff:

This year has seen Nutanix grow its software defined solutions portfolio to a cool dozen products, add another BIG platform to its ecosystem with IBM Power, increase the adoption of its Acropolis Hypervisor to 33% of its installs and, for the first time, include its partners in the annual Sales Kickoff event this past week in Vegas.

An Inspiring Conference, Indeed

An Inspiring Conference, Indeed

As cliché as it may sound, the best one word descriptor of the Microsoft Inspire Conference that I can think of is inspiring.

An Inspiring Conference:

The conference ran from Sunday July 15th until Thursday July 19th and was centered on celebrating the past year of success between Microsoft and its many partners, including us, while also focusing on and introducing the opportunities that will better enable our clients’ businesses in the upcoming year.

Our Software Defined Vision: The Security Layer, Part IV

Our Software Defined Vision: The Security Layer, Part IV

It’s timely that I author this one from Las Vegas for a multitude of reasons. The obvious one is Casino’s. In a way, they were the originators of finding ways to detect and prevent hackers. But the real reason it’s timely is that I am at the Nutanix Sales Kickoff “Xcelerate FY2019”.

While we feature Splunk in our infographic for this particular layer, there is so much that is inherent in Nutanix that is built around security, so I believe that it is important to start there.

Passwords: A How-To #TechTip

Passwords: A How-To #TechTip

#TechTip for Password Management:

Another #techtip is available from our VP of Security and IT Managed Services. This month Alex Morrow discusses the importance of creating efficient and deliberate passwords. Watch below and learn why I like to walk my dog everyday except if it rains.

Technology is Turning the Tides for K-12

Technology is Turning the Tides for K-12

Technology is turning the tides for grades K-12, and we are here to continue implementing this wave of success. Cima works to limit complications and costs, further creating the right solution for the structures of your business.

According to the Gallup 2017 Survey of K-12 School District Superintendents, a majority of district leaders report that the greatest challenges facing their schools are budget shortfalls and assisting students whose achievement is impacted by socioeconomic conditions.

Chrome extensions for better productivity

Chrome extensions for better productivity

According to Statcounter’s June 2018 web browser usage report, Google Chrome accounts for nearly 60 percent of worldwide market share. Yet despite this whopping account, only a few business users employ any of the productivity-boosting extensions offered in Chrome’s web store. Read on to find out if one of our favorite extensions could solve your […]

Why businesses need web monitoring

Why businesses need web monitoring

The internet is indispensable for improving business productivity, but it’s also an outlet for procrastination. With unfettered access to the internet, it’s easy to stray away from your important work responsibilities. Fortunately, web monitoring can ensure your employees don’t overuse non-work-related sites. Time-saving measures Internet monitoring software saves employees from visiting entertainment, gaming, or online […]

The Virtual Layer of our Software Defined Ecosystem

The Virtual Layer of our Software Defined Ecosystem

Previously in this series we discussed the Software Defined ecosystem vision which Cima Solutions Group has built around Nutanix in order to deliver the most complete and easy to manage infrastructure in the business. Today we will take you through our point of view on the Virtual Layer.

Get the best VoIP experience with these apps

Get the best VoIP experience with these apps

VoIP apps let users send messages, make phone calls, and do other tasks through an internet connection. Most apps offer the essential services for free, and they can harmonize with your devices for consistent usage. Here are some of the top VoIP apps. WhatsApp The increasingly popular WhatsApp provides more than just text chats between […]

Windows 10: Tips to protect your privacy

Windows 10: Tips to protect your privacy

Many business users are becoming more and more concerned about data privacy. If you’re a Windows 10 user and you’re concerned about how the operating system collects your data, follow these tips to ensure your data’s protection. Slip off the grid Thanks to location tracking, nearby restaurants and future weather predictions are at your fingertips. […]