NPI Technology Management Blog

Matthew has joined NPI as a summer intern. He attends McGill University with a major in Linguistics and a minor in Computer Sciences. His duties will include working closely with senior technicians, evaluation of new product and service options, and assisting at on-site client visits. We are thrilled to add Matthew to the team!

NPI on WCAX-TV

- May 18, 2018

John Burton appeared on WCAX-TV in 2015 and 2016 to discuss computer security. Reporter Keith McGilvray said that John “makes the complex simple” and in these clips he offers password advice, describes ransomware and explains the importance of backups. December 12, 2015 What is Ransomware? June 9, 2016 World Backup Day November 1, 2016 Preventing […]

As part of our 30 Years of Helping initiative to celebrate our 30th anniversary, six members of the NPI staff spent a day at the Sara Holbrook Community Center doing yard work, washing windows and painting. Another team of employees built a cornhole game. It was great to get them ready for spring and the […]

Technology budgeting helps businesses allocate resources for important goals and initiatives. Without a budget, IT managers are forced to request and justify every IT expenditure as it arises, adding process overhead. A well-crafted budget relies on a multi-year technology roadmap. The roadmap details new initiatives and ongoing spending on a quarter-by-quarter basis for the current […]

As part of our 30 Years of Helping initiative, six members of the NPI staff performed yard clean up for the Sara M. Holbrook Community Center today. This is as part of an ongoing project to prepare the Center for spring.

This guest blog was written by Michael Ly, CEO and Founder of Reconciled It.  Both NPI and Reconciled It share the view that outsourcing business functions to experts yields both financial and operational benefits. No matter what type of business you have, efficiently and accurately managing your finances is critical to your success. In fact, over […]

Many manufacturing firms are seriously kicking the tires on ERP options delivered as a Cloud service.  This may make a lot of financial sense if the business is in the market for a new ERP.  Cloud ERP systems have favorable payment structures and easily expand/contract with today’s business needs. ERP vendors are heavily investing in […]

We are pleased to announce the completion of a cleaning and painting donation to Robin’s Nest Children’s Center, a Burlington nonprofit whose mission is to provide quality care and education in multi-age groups with high ratios of adults to children. They have provided a play-based environment for infants, toddlers and preschoolers for 33 years. One […]

How do you know if your IT staff or technology service provider is right for your business? Do they really understand the fundamentals? Are they following best practices? Many owners and C-level executives resist getting into the weeds when the topic is technology. They hired an outsourced vendor or in-house support staff to take care […]