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National Get Outdoors Day

Get Outdoors Day | 2014 | Ripple IT

Saturday, June 14th is National Get Outdoors Day (GO Day), an annual event designed to to encourage healthy, outdoor activities at sites across the nation. Federal agencies, nonprofit organizations and the recreation industry are again teaming up to offer opportunities for families to experience traditional and non-traditional types of outdoor activities, with the main goal… Read more »

Free Spin at Octane Coffee in Atlanta GA

Free Spin at Octane Coffee in Atlanta GA | Ripple IT Service

One of the great things about Ripplers is that they’re all multi-talented people. Our support team alone boasts a professional cellist, amateur app developer, and occasional breakdancer. We love supporting Ripplers outside of the office. That’s why we’re particularly excited about this coming Friday. Josh Flail, our Marketing Coordinator, and his crate digging friends will… Read more »

ATV Hosts Lunch & Learn on Cyber Risk Management

WarGames | The Ultimate Reason for IT Security | Ripple

Yes, cyber security threats are real. And many small businesses at risk are unaware of the danger that a lack of policies and procedures concerning IT security can have. In fact, according to a report from Symantec, a cyber security firm based in California, attacks on small businesses with fewer than 250 employees made up… Read more »

Atlanta Tech Village Hosts Hadoop Users Group Meetup

Hadoop User Group | Atlanta GA

The Atlanta Hadoop Users Group meets on a monthly basis at the Atlanta Tech Village, and next week on Thursday, September 26th, they’ll be welcoming Google’s Big Data and Cloud Platform Expert James Chittenden, who will examine in depth what it takes to succeed in deriving business value out of Big Data. This meetup will… Read more »

Tech Cocktail Mixer & Startup Showcase

Tech Cocktail Atlanta | Ripple IT

Photograph courtesy of Go Mojo Bags. The Tech Cocktail Mixer & Startup Showcase is coming to Atlanta in October, and companies interested in showcasing their products have until September 25th to submit an application for review. If the powers that be decide your product or company fits the bill, you’ll get an opportunity to demo your stuff,… Read more »

5th Annual Atlanta BBQ Festival at Atlantic Station

Atlanta BBQ Festival | Ripple IT

Tis the season to eat outdoors in Atlanta, at least for a few more weeks. And just in time the 5th Annual Atlanta BAR-B-Q Festival plants down in Atlantic Station. The world of BBQ will be on display today and Saturday as participating teams serve up the many styles, cooking techniques and flavors in a 2-day celebration… Read more »

Extra Life Gaming Marathon

Extra Life Gaming Marathon

For the past four years, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has participated in Extra Life, a gaming marathon in support of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals®. This year the annual 24-hour charity event will kickoff at 8 am on Saturday, October 20th. Gamers interested in participating need to first register on the site, and then get friends and family… Read more »