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Is Your Classroom Going Virtual?

Virtual Classroom: 3 Tips from an Educator Who’s Done It Students milling about the grounds. Professors bellowing in lecture halls. This was the scene in late summer 2020, when Notre Dame University opened its South Bend, Indiana campus for classes as usual. In the midst of normalcy, an invisible intruder lurked, waging a potentially deadly attack. Students, staff and faculty began falling ill with sore throats, chills and fever. Over the next few days, approximately 400 members of the Notre Dame community tested positive for COVID-19. The administration promptly shut down all activity on campus and called for at least

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Virtual Teaching

How Your School Can Ace Virtual Teaching

As schools across the United States plan for a virtual or partially virtual curriculum, eMazzanti Technologies has received an influx of phone calls and emails from educators seeking a swift and seamless transition to this new normal. We are honored, but not surprised that schools trust us to guide them through this period of unprecedented change. Mere months ago, few could have anticipated that the COVID-19 pandemic would impact the Fall 2020 school semester, but the team at eMazzanti is better equipped than most. Since 2001, we’ve been helping clients adjust operations to adapt to changing times. School administrators—start taking

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FMB Steel Cuts IT Costs 50%, Ends Recurring Problems Transferring Support to eMazzanti

MNew Jersey metal fabricator enjoys reduced stress and increased focus while eMazzanti Technologies support cuts IT costs in half—in a new case study Hoboken, NJ (Cision) August 19, 2020 – eMazzanti Technologies, a NYC area managed services provider and IT consultant published a new case study tracking the benefits to New Jersey metal fabricator, FMB Steel of switching to eMazzanti’s managed IT support. The informative case study relates how eMazzanti successfully executed a two-month transition period during the COVID crisis while FMB management dealt with more important issues. “Switching to eMazzanti has reduced our IT costs by half,” reported Alec

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Manufacturing Automation Provider Gains Productivity with eMazzanti IT Infrastructure Upgrade

Berkeley Heights, New Jersey company enjoys increased productivity and security with IT infrastructure upgrade from eMazzanti Technologies—in a new case study Hoboken, NJ (Cision) August 12, 2020 – eMazzanti Technologies, a NYC area managed services provider and IT consultant published a new manufacturing IT case study. The customer success story describes the benefits of a server, workstation and security upgrade for New Jersey manufacturing automation provider, Knotts Company. With the COVID-19 crisis, Knotts then retained eMazzanti to set up several employees to work remotely. The informative case study relates how eMazzanti first performed a complete audit of the company’s systems.

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Inc. 5000 List

Diversified Revenues Power Hoboken’s eMazzanti Technologies to 9th Appearance on Inc 5000 List

NYC area IT consultant attributes 2020 Inc 5000 List recognition to expanding cloud, retail and legal IT, digital marketing, and information governance services Hoboken, New Jersey ­- (Cision) August 12, 2020 – For the ninth time, including 8 consecutive years, Inc. magazine has ranked eMazzanti Technologies among the top fastest growing private companies in America in its annual Inc 5000 list. President and Co-founder, Carl Mazzanti attributes the achievement to continued growth in cloud services, digital marketing and the retail and legal technology segments. The launch of information governance and email consulting firm, Messaging Architects, also contributed to revenue growth.

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Wild World Of 3d Printing

The wild world of 3D printing

As you may have heard, 3D printers are going beyond the simple plastic creations we’re already familiar with. Way beyond. Scientists, engineers, doctors and creative makers are developing printers for advancements in health care, city planning and space travel. Oh, and now you can print sneakers and pizza, too. Here’s a roundup of the latest and greatest developments in the 3D printing world. Medical treatments A variety of 3D printing techniques are being used to create more customized medical care and treatment plans for patients. The FDA has approved the first 3D-printed drug: Spiritam, which controls seizures brought on by

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Digital Passwords With Biometrics

See ya later, passwords

Google has announced that by the end of this year they plan to replace digital passwords with biometrics. Their “Trust API” will monitor things like location, typing patterns, speed and voice patterns, facial recognition, and more. “We have a phone, and these phones have all these sensors in them. Why couldn’t it just know who I was, so I don’t need a password? I should just be able to work,” Dan Kaufman, head of ATAP at Google, said at the company’s I/O conference in May.1 It’s something consumers are clamoring for. According to new research, 80% of users who are

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SMB Managed Service Providers

eMazzanti Technologies Ranked Among World’s Best 101 SMB Managed Service Providers

Hoboken, New Jersey company ranks 38th worldwide in Annual SMB Managed Service Providers Hot 101 list that identifies best-in-class smaller global MSP businesses July 31, 2020 – eMazzanti Technologies, a NYC area IT services company has been named as one of the world’s best SMB managed service providers on the new annual Channel Futures SMB Hot 101 rankings for 2020. Applicants completed an exhaustive survey and application this spring to self-report product offerings, annual total and recurring revenues, profits, revenue mix, growth opportunities and company and customer demographic information. Channel Futures ranked winners on a unique methodology that weights revenue

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How to Change Microsoft Teams Background

Well into the 2020 summer of work from home (WFH), we’ve become better acquainted with one of the most popular collaboration platforms, Microsoft Teams. With an easy-to-use interface and powerful video conferencing features, Teams gets the job done. To further enhance your Teams experience, let’s learn how to change Microsoft Teams background. With the best collaboration tools on the planet, Microsoft works hard to help you appear professional. So, don’t spoil the illusion with unplanned chaos or messes you didn’t have time to clean up. Avoid unnecessary embarrassment for yourself and other household members by blocking them out. Blur or

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Flowers and O’Brien Law Excels with Legal Technology and Strategy from eMazzanti

Hoboken, boutique firm drives competitiveness and boosts efficiency with legal technology ideas and solutions from eMazzanti Technologies—in a new case study Hoboken, NJ (Cision) July 29, 2020 – eMazzanti Technologies, a NYC area managed services provider and IT consultant has published a new case study relating milestones from the company’s 14-year technology partnership with Hoboken boutique law firm, Flowers and O’Brien. The informative case study relates how Flowers and O’Brien’s partners strategically applied legal business technology from eMazzanti to compete with larger firms since the company’s beginning in 2006. According to the study, they also represented clients more cost effectively

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Is Your Classroom Going Virtual?

Virtual Classroom: 3 Tips from an Educator Who’s Done It Students milling about the grounds. Professors bellowing in lecture halls. This was the scene in late summer 2020, when Notre Dame University opened its South Bend, Indiana campus for classes as usual. In the midst of normalcy, an invisible intruder lurked, waging a potentially deadly attack. Students, staff and faculty began falling ill with sore throats, chills and fever. Over the next few days, approximately 400 members of the Notre Dame community tested positive for COVID-19. The administration promptly shut down all activity on campus and called for at least

How Your School Can Ace Virtual Teaching

As schools across the United States plan for a virtual or partially virtual curriculum, eMazzanti Technologies has received an influx of phone calls and emails from educators seeking a swift and seamless transition to this new normal. We are honored, but not surprised that schools trust us to guide them through this period of unprecedented change. Mere months ago, few could have anticipated that the COVID-19 pandemic would impact the Fall 2020 school semester, but the team at eMazzanti is better equipped than most. Since 2001, we’ve been helping clients adjust operations to adapt to changing times. School administrators—start taking