Windows 8 End of Support is Here, Businesses Urged to Upgrade Now

eMazzanti Technologies’ offers customized upgrade services to help businesses avoid security and compliance problems with Windows 8 and older versions of Internet Explorer Hoboken, New Jersey ­- (Vocus) February 9, 2015 – eMazzanti Technologies, a New York City area IT consultant and managed services provider, announced today that with last month’s Windows 8 end-of-support deadline, as reported in this January 12, 2016 VentureBeat article, it will provide customized Windows 8 upgrade services to help businesses that have slipped past the deadline avoid security and compliance problems. “In today’s hyper-competitive business environment, organizations can’t afford the down time associated with product…

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Business Unplugged: DIY Gone Wrong: Why Help Isn’t a 4-Letter Word in Tech

Written By: Carol Roth Source: http://www.carolroth.com/blog/diy-gone-wrong-why-help-isnt-a-4-letter-word-in-tech/ Technology has truly been democratized, allowing small businesses to access technology resources that were previously only available to large corporations at an effective price. Companies like Microsoft* have been at the forefront of this movement, creating cloud-based solutions that are truly affordable to everyone, plus training partners nationwide to help small businesses with both technology implementation and maintenance, as well as short- and long-term problem solving. Despite the resources and new technology available to SMBs, many have tried to take on their technology challenges themselves, often with perilous consequences. Vladimir Gendelman, founder and CEO…

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End of Mainstream Support Not the End of the Road for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008

End of Mainstream Support Not the End of the Road for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008   Recent statements from Microsoft concerning the end of “Mainstream Support” for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 have caused some concern among Windows users. Fortunately, upgrading to Windows 8.1 to continue support and take advantage of new features is easy. Microsoft has announced that on January 13, 2015, mainstream support is ending for two popular products, Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008. The deadline affects all home and business versions of Windows 7 (Home Basic, Home Premium, Ultimate, Enterprise and Starter). Microsoft…

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7 Small Business Technology Trends for 2015

7 Small Business Technology Trends for 2015 Growing a small business requires intelligence, tenacity, persistence, creativity and technology. Today, technology has become as essential to success as a great idea. Technology is the great equalizer that puts a small business on equal footing with the larger players. Having the leverage, agility and reach afforded by today’s technology tools allows small businesses to get started with less capital. Technology enables rapid growth and increasing returns to scale. Business process automation, anywhere access and outsourced IT present entrepreneurs with more time and opportunity to make a difference in the world. Making the…

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5 Technology Strategies to Slay that Amazing Small Business Opportunity

Starting a business requires all of the energy, friends, money and resources you can assemble. You can make a difference in the world, but you won’t have much of an effect if you are out of business in a year, as many startups are. Today, technology plays an important role in every business. Making the most of the available technology will increase the odds of realizing your vision. Here are five technology strategies to help you create an awesome startup success.   1.  Be Fast The speed at which you execute your business idea may dictate your success. It’s best…

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eMazzanti Offers Hands-on Microsoft Office 365 Experience to NYC Area Businesses

eMazzanti Offers Hands-on Microsoft Office 365 Experience to NYC Area Businesses Business leaders to evaluate cloud computing with “true-to-life” Microsoft-powered business scenarios at Microsoft Experience Center (MEC) event November 4-7 Hoboken, New Jersey (Vocus) October 28, 2014 — eMazzanti Technologies today announced a week-long learning opportunity for NYC area businesses. Participants at eMazzanti’s Office 365 Demo Days, November 4-7, 2014, will enjoy the option of exploring all the benefits of Office 365 during a hands-on session in the convenience of their own office or at the Microsoft Building. The interactive sessions are designed to help business leaders determine if cloud…

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eMazzanti Offers $600 Off Windows Server 2003 to Windows Server 2012 Migration

eMazzanti Offers $600 Off Windows Server 2003 to Windows Server 2012 Migration With Windows Server 2003 end-of-support coming July, 2015, businesses can save on migration services to maintain network security and compliance Hoboken, New Jersey ­- (Vocus) September 23, 2014 – eMazzanti Technologies, a New York City area computer consultant, is offering a $600 discount on services to help businesses migrate from Windows Server 2003 to a newer operating system as the product’s July 14, 2015 end-of-support deadline approaches. After the July, 2015 deadline, Microsoft will no longer support the software or provide patches and security updates. That creates potential…

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6 Technology Options to Improve Service and Enable Growth for SMB Retailers

Practical, emerging technology updates to increase customer engagement, sales and profits for small to medium-sized businesses The world of retail technology is changing at an incredible pace. The rapid adoption of mobile devices has spawned the multi-channel buyer who researches a purchase on two devices before visiting the store and demanding the very best price. Social media interactions and reviews can turn sales on or off in days. A range of innovative technologies like RFID beacons and Magic Mirror displays create a personalized, cross-channel buyer experience. And, big data creates supply chain visibility, targeted product assortments and new distribution efficiencies….

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CryptoWall Epidemic is Here

A New Version of Cryptolocker is back… THE CRYPTOWALL EPIDEMIC is HERE! What is CryptoWall? Cryptowall is a ransomware Trojan virus similar to Cryptorbit and CyrptoLocker. The virus infects a computer and encrypts crucial files. Users may not be able to access their data which will be hidden once CryptoWall has taken its toll. Cryptowall can affect files including *.doc, *.docx, *.xls, *.ppt, *.psd, *.pdf, *.eps, *.ai, *.cdr, and *.jpg. Who is vulnerable to a CryptoWall? CryptoWall is designed to infect all versions of Windows including XP, Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8. If you are still using XP, you…

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PC Users Urged to Upgrade to Windows 8.1 for Improved Security

NYC tech leader, eMazzanti, reviews Windows upgrades from XP to Windows 8 and beyond on Voice of Manhattan Business program Hoboken, New Jersey ­- (Vocus) May 8, 2014 — eMazzanti Technologies CEO, Carl Mazzanti, urged Windows users to upgrade to Windows 8 to counter increasing security threats as he discussed “From Windows XP to Windows 8.1: Changes, Differences, Trends” on the popular blogtalkradio program VMB, The Voice of Manhattan Business, sponsored by the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce. “The rocket ship growth of malware and spyware runs across all platforms,” stated Mazzanti. “Users should upgrade to Windows 8.1 to increase security…

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