Lessons From a Merger

This month marks the anniversary of our first merger and acquisition.  What a great experience it has been. I thought I’d list out the top 5 lessons learned that have made this a successful partnership: 

Ego - Or rather, the putting aside of one’s ego.

Security Q&A #TechTip

Our VP of Security, Alex Morrow, and Marketing Leader, Madison Hardy, talk about the importance of Security Solutions for individuals, more specifically business owners. Check out this Q&A for Technical Support and additional tips, such as password management.

HPE Nimble Storage: A Cima Partner Applaud

Recently, I attended one of the regularly scheduled HPE Nimble storage hands-on training sessions offered in the North Texas area.  These training sessions focus on the Gen 5 updates to the product and some additional hands-on with the HTML5 Management GUI.
Nimble: A Cima Partner
Cima has been a Nimble Partner since before the HPE acquisition and the greatest achievement of the HPE merger so far has been that the outstanding Nimble support has remained top tier! This isn't always the case,  as we have been front row to several of these mergers over the years and support is often the first "cost reduction" victim.

When Disaster Recovery is Top of Mind, You need a DR Plan

With Hurricane Florence currently making landfall in the United States, disaster recovery is top of mind for many people.  Veeam has a white paper out titled “Five Keys to Keeping Your District’s Digital Services Up and Running” that includes general advice that any type of organization can take to implement an effective disaster recovery plan.

Feed Back for Feedback

Help us in Supporting our Local Community--
Cima Solutions Group has partnered with United Way of Denton County to launch a “Feed Back for Feedback” campaign. For each submission of feedback that we receive on our support request tickets or for each like on our Facebook and/or Google pages, Cima will donate $5.00 to help provide meals for those who are in need in our local community.

How to Adjust Your Windows 10 Notifications

Unless the computer app is critical for your work, alerts about a new patch update or incoming message can distract you. Luckily, you can personalize your notifications settings on Windows 10’s action center using these three simple steps. Overarching action center settings First of all, you should customize your Windows 10 system-wide notifications settings.

5 Simple & Effective Cybersecurity Tricks

Can you name five cybersecurity best practices? Most people can’t, and few of those who can actually follow them. Unfortunately, cyberattacks are far too common to be lax about staying safe online. Your identity could be stolen, or even worse, you could expose private information belonging to your company’s clients.

Is Hardware-as-a-Service Worth It?

Hardware-as-a-Service (HaaS) is not a new concept. Similar to Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), where you pay a monthly fee to a service provider in order to use a piece of software, HaaS lets you do the same to use state-of-the-art hardware. But what benefits does it offer your business? Big savings For SMBs, cash flow is a […]

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