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Escape Room: Sherlock Holmes @ Union Station

By Roxanne Rabich, Service Coordinator at Umbrella Managed Systems talking about the escape room Sherlock Holmes at Union Station.

Recently, we participated in a fun team building exercise! Service Delivery Team manager David James and staff members Andrew Horner, Kyle Barry, Michael Robins, Kyle Nelson, Jason Volk, Justin Meyers, James Butcher and Zach Lakin participated in an Escape Room Challenge at Union Station.

ConnectWise Manage is here!

By Jason Volk, Service Delivery Engineer for Umbrella Managed Systems, talking about the recent transition to ConnectWise Manage

What is ConnectWise?
ConnectWise, Inc. was founded in 1982 and is based in Tampa, Florida. ConnectWise is the industry standard in IT managed business solutions.

Security First, Safety with a Smile. Introducing Safety Ambassador James Butcher.

By Roxanne Rabich, Service Coordinator at Umbrella Managed Systems talking about Umbrella's unofficial security ambassador... James Butcher.

One of our Service Delivery Engineers, James Butcher, has declared himself Umbrella’s Security Ambassador. When asked how this happened, James said, "One day I found safety goggles in the basement, so I took them to my desk.

We love working with Grin Eye Care!

By John King, Business Development Manager at Umbrella Managed Systems, talking about working with Grin Eye Care.

The livelihood of any business is the clients they serve. I think we have some of the best clients anyone could dream about.  One of the first clients that I worked with when I joined the Umbrella Family is Grin Eye Care.

A Lazy Saturday Gone Wrong. (Two Factor Authentication Anyone?)

By Curtis Bagnall, Solution Engineer at Umbrella Managed Systems talks about Two Factor Authentication.
A Lazy Saturday Gone Wrong
I want to tell you about an event that happened to me on a sunny lazy Saturday morning about 6 years ago. I'd just finished my weekend morning ritual of cooking up and eating some B&Gs (biscuits and gravy) and didn’t have any other plans.

Blog ideas we’ve left on the cutting room floor.

By John King, Business Development Manager at Umbrella Managed Systems

Last month, I wrote about why we blog. The more I thought about why we blog, the more I realized we do more than write a bunch of words that someone will hopefully read. We do this entire exercise to make an inherently complex or boring topic interesting.

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