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Microsoft Products End of Support: January 2020

Posted by Jenni Duke on Dec 10, 2019 11:27:26 AM

As you may know, there are some Microsoft products that will no longer be supported after the new year, most notably Windows 7 and its associated programs. If you haven’t made the switch to Windows 10, there’s no reason to despair, Windows 7 won’t disappear from your computer on January 14, 2020. It will no longer be supported by Microsoft, however, which will cause some problems for you, your teams, and customers.

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Topics: IT Management, Technology

SumnerOne Employee Spotlight: 5Qs with Amy Beauchesne

Posted by Jenni Duke on Dec 6, 2019 9:13:45 AM

How well do you know your coworkers? Here at SumnerOne, we pride ourselves on being a company that values family, and we strive to extend that value to how we treat our fellow employees. We’ve decided to introduce you to one of our SumnerOne family coworkers each month.

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Topics: SumnerOne Insider

Featured Product: Canon imagePRESS Lite C165

Posted by Jenni Duke on Dec 4, 2019 11:52:25 AM

With each technology replacement we purchase, we’re always looking for new and exciting ways to upgrade. When contracts are up on our mobile phones, we look at things like reception, memory, speed, and camera quality. When you put the newest phones next to each other, however, there’s not a lot that sets them apart. Until there’s a real game changer in the bunch—remember when the first smartphones came to market? The first iPhone? The first Android?—there isn’t much to get excited about. When looking for a new multi-function printer, there are several upgrades to consider as well, depending on essential work demands and business goals, but there hasn’t been an option like the Canon imagePRESS Lite C165 before.

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Topics: Printers, Copiers & MFPs, Production Print, small to medium business

What Running a Profitable Commercial Print Business Means in Today’s Landscape

Posted by Jenni Duke on Nov 27, 2019 11:02:33 AM

Commercial print services face competition coming from every direction. It’s not just rival print businesses that need to be accounted for: Digital marketing alternatives present their own threat to any commercial print business, especially when defining commercial print profitability.

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Topics: large format print

SumnerOne Acquires Image Works of Oklahoma

Posted by Jenni Duke on Nov 25, 2019 9:06:51 AM

SumnerOne is pleased to announce the acquisition of Image Works of Oklahoma, extending their southwest footprint as one of the largest independent office technology solutions companies in the Midwest.

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5 Reasons Direct Mail Is Not Dead, or Even Dying

Posted by Jenni Duke on Nov 21, 2019 8:15:00 AM

As digital marketing rose to prominence and overshadowed traditional, offline forms of marketing, proponents of these digital alternatives pointed to a number of claimed benefits. From improved analytics to better ROI potential, digital marketing quickly asserted itself as the sleek, shiny way to get more marketing bang for your buck.

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Topics: Print Management, Direct Mail

6 Things to Look for When Outsourcing Computer Network Support Specialists

Posted by Jenni Duke on Nov 20, 2019 9:15:00 AM

When it comes to finding computer network support specialists for your business, building a large internal IT department often doesn’t make sense. Instead of hiring full-time staff to manage your computer network, you can outsource your IT services to an agency specializing in providing these services to businesses. 

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Topics: IT Management, Networks & Security