Posts Categorized: Technology

MobileFirst for iOS: IBM And Apple Release New Enterprise Apps

IBM And Apple Release New Enterprise Apps | Ripple IT

MobileFirst for iOS IBM and Apple first announced their partnership in 2014, to the surprise of many. Upon making the announcement, Apple explained the companies would use the partnership to produce apps that would change the way businesses work using iPhones and iPads; thus, allowing companies to achieve new levels of efficiency, effectiveness, and customer satisfaction. The partnership launched their first ten enterprise apps in 2014 through… Read more »

How to Setup a Small Business Server Room

How to Setup a Small Business Server Room | Ripple IT

Do you have a server room? If your business can’t or hasn’t yet moved everything to the cloud, then you likely need a server room. Not every organization has the resources to build out the kind of server rooms you see in movies, and that’s okay! Your server room doesn’t have to be the biggest or most… Read more »

Google Now Prepares to Take on Siri and Cortana

Google Now Prepares to Take on Siri and Cortana | Ripple IT

Google Now vs. Siri vs. Cortana There’s been a lot of buzz lately regarding the competition between Google Now, Siri, and Cortana and which one of their parent companies (Google, Apple, and Microsoft, respectively) will eventually emerge the winner. While all three contenders have brought their best game to the table, Google’s contender is about to… Read more »

Slack: The Office Messaging App That Will Change the Way You Communicate

Slack: The Office Messaging App That Will Change the Way You Communicate | Ripple IT

Collaboration without chaos If you’ve ever attempted to communicate with your team about a project, you know that email is not always the best place to do so. The surge of messages happens almost instantly and the struggle for everyone to keep up can cause responsibilities to become muddy, direction to be lost, and documents can… Read more »

Moving to a New Office: Your IT Checklist

Moving to a New Office: Your IT Checklist | Ripple IT

So you’re ready to move to a new office? You’ve nabbed the perfect location, scheduled a moving company, notified your staff and customers, and now there’s just one thing left to do…organize your IT relocation. Sound overwhelming? It doesn’t have to be! Whether your IT department consists of one person, or you have a Managed… Read more »

Windows 10 Brings Cortana to Life

Windows 10 Brings Cortana to Life | Ripple IT

Say Hello to Cortana Recently, Microsoft announced their plans to make Cortana a fundamental part of Windows 10 when it is released in Fall 2015. According to Microsoft, the software will be designed to become more familiar with users as time goes by and customize recommendations based on the user’s tastes and day-to-day interactions. Although… Read more »

Google Calendar for iPhone: A Breathtaking Calendar for Gmail Lovers

Google Calendar for iPhone | Ripple IT

Google Calendar for iPhone is Here! On March 10, Google launched a dedicated calendar app for the iPhone and Gmail fans rejoiced! Google Calendar for iPhone is a beautiful calendar app that joins a lengthy list of well-designed, highly-functional Google apps on iOS that perform as well as, if not better than Apple’s default options. Just like… Read more »