Letter from the President

As 2016 comes to a close, we would like to take this opportunity to
sincerely thank all of our valued customers for your trust, support and
continued loyalty in enabling us to assist you with your IT needs and
help you grow your businesses. It has been an exciting year of growth
for us and we couldn’t have achieved that growth without each one of

This past year Networking Technologies expanded from our
Erie headquarters and virtual office in Cleveland to serve the Buffalo/Rochester market. Along with opening a new office in downtown Buffalo, we have also hired nine additional employees between our sister companies, Teceri and Networking Technologies, with each person playing an important and strategic role within our organizations.

As we look to the new year, we are focusing our attention on excellence in customer service through state of the art solutions, comprehensive education and a superior service program to continue building on last
year’s growth in Erie, Buffalo and Cleveland.

Thank you for making 2016 our best year yet, and we look forward to helping you make 2017 your best year ever! We wish each of you a very happy and healthy holiday season and an exciting new year ahead.

From all of us at Networking Technologies and Teceri,

James Bahm
President, Networking Technologies

Our offices will be closed on December 23rd and 26th,
as well as January 2nd in observance of the holidays, however
a member of our team will remain on call during this time.

Don’t Let the Grinch Steal Your Identity
used with
permission from Norton by Symantec
by Christina Schubert

The holiday season is a time of merriment for one and all.
That includes scammers, fraudsters, and thieves too. It’s the best time of the year for them to do their worst.

More people will be shopping, partying, traveling, and generally letting their guard down. This gives these criminals an avenue
to unleash the Grinch in them.

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Cloud Services you can trust: Security, Compliance and Privacy
in Office 365
used with permission from Microsoft

When you make a decision to place your trust in a cloud services provider for productivity services, security, compliance, and privacy are top of mind. With over a billion customers on Office and decades of experience running online services, we understand what it takes to earn and continue to maintain your trust and confidence in Office 365.

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The state of the modern meeting
used with permission from Microsoft Office Blogs

Love them or hate them, meetings are here to stay. As a communication
tool, meetings provide team insights, real-time bonding and
constructive conversation. But sometimes, meetings can become
unproductive. In fact, the U.S. Bureau of Labor estimates that
businesses lose $37 billion in unnecessary meetings every year.
Because 37 percent of employee time is spent in meetings nowadays,
it’s worth considering how we meet in order to inform our growing
management styles and business strategies.

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Four technology trends that will shape the future of your
used with permission from Microsoft US Small and Midsize Business Blog

These days, the rate of technological change can be dizzying. Keeping up with the latest trends can be a challenge for anyone, but some of these disruptive technologies will present new opportunities for business in the near future. Which technology trends matter most to your business? And how can you capitalize on them? Read on.

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Why You Need a Managed Services Provider

Information technology (IT) systems are expected to meet high standards of operation, while offering 24/7 availability, security,
and performance. In today’s environment, you have to keep pace with the constant changes in IT, performance demands, and pressure to deliver competitive IT functionality. To meet these challenges, many organizations consider outsourcing their IT activities to be an attractive option.

What is a Managed Services Provider?

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Networking Technologies Employee Highlight of the Month
Wendy DeArment – Operations Manager

Wendy began her career with Networking Technologies in May of 2007 but had worked with the company since 1999 when they consulted for her former employer. She started out as the Network Operations Center Manager managing the day-to-day operations for our Managed Services Clients until May 2009 where she became the Professional Services Manager overseeing the
Professional Services team. In January 2012, Wendy became the Services Manager which covered Professional Services, the Network Operations Center, and the Development team, until October 2013 where she was promoted to Operations Manager.

As the Operations Manager at Networking Technologies, Wendy handles day-to-day operations of the business from vendor and distributor relationships, to our contracts, including administration of our state contracts, to invoicing. She also oversees the ordering process and shipping and receiving.

Some of Wendy’s hobbies include scrapbooking and playing soccer. She also enjoys
watching her son play his sports which include: Soccer, Baseball and Go- Kart Racing.

Never say no to an opportunity!

Monthly Cartoon
Prepare the Office for
Holiday Closures
It seems like just yesterday we were wrapping up the lazy days of summer. And now, Thanksgiving and Christmas are just weeks away.

Take a few minutes over the next week to prepare for holiday office closures and get set for a stress free holiday with these tips, including:

  • Make a checklist of all equipment that should be turned off
  • Check your delivery schedules
  • Notify your clients ahead of time

  • And more…

And remember, don’t wait until the last minute. Some staff may take off early or have limited schedules starting soon.


Amazon Gift Card Giveaway!

Just in time for Christmas!
Teceri & Networking Technologies is giving away a $40 Amazon Gift Card this month! Use it to buy an awesome gift for someone or keep it for yourself (either way we  won’t tell!) Enter to win by 4pm on Monday, December 19th. The winner we be notified via email on 12/20.
Click here to enter!

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