NPI Technology Management Blog

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Beware of innocent-looking emails appearing to come from trusted employees or vendors. All too often CxOs are but a click away from a malware infection. All employees are now vulnerable to this trickery as hackers have put a special emphasis on human resources and finance departments. Looking to steal financial information, hackers now use data […]

Mike Block Final

Congratulations to Mike Block who completed the process to become a DCAT technician.  He joins Michelle Loveday, also on the Canopy Team, who received her certification last fall.  This training certifies advanced achievement in the area of backup and disaster recovery for NPI clients.

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I regularly talk to businesses that have technical problems due to out-of-support devices, unresolved data wiring and other deferred maintenance issues. The “technical debt” they have accrued over years of inattention can be formidable. Sub-optimal servers, old computers and legacy applications are a prime cause of technical debt. For example, employees earning $25 an hour […]

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Quick….what sector has generated more Vermont jobs and wages in the past decade? Is it the food industry that produces great ice cream, cheese, coffee, beer and maple syrup?  Is it tourism and recreation? How about higher education? The answer is Technology. Every owner or manager of a thriving business needs to pay attention to […]


NPI Technology Management will be one of the presenters at the Spring 2016 Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility Conference.  John Burton, president, assisted by business development coordinator Dawn McGinnis, will moderate a round table discussion.  This sustainable technology workshop will feature several Vermont business leaders and an interactive format.

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When it comes to business continuity, it’s important to hope for the best but plan for the worst. This is especially important when it comes to older systems and older ways of doing business because these are the areas likely to have problems during an outage event. When an interruption happens, supply chain partners clamor […]


John Burton talks about World Backup Day and the importance of regular data backups.

Matt & Nick for Linked in

Congratulations to Matt Beckert and Nick Hinge of NPI Technology Management for their contributions to our Cisco System Express Foundation Certification.   Eric Hart, Vice President of NPI Technology Management, is pleased to announce that the company has achieved Cisco System’s Premium Level. By completing the Express Foundation Specialization with a focus on the infrastructure […]

Disaster Recovery Blog crop

Today’s investment in business continuity management will identify and plan for the risks, threats and vulnerabilities impacting the continued operation of a business if a significant disruption occurs in the future.

Big Data for John's Blog

John Burton writes about how small Vermont businesses benefit from big data in Business People Vermont.