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Wouldn’t it be nice if we could press a button, pull a lever, mash a pedal and rise up out of the traffic, leaving all of the challenges of the road behind?  It certainly would, but it would also give rise to a whole new...

If you leverage even a handful of the technology tools and platforms that exist today, then you will likely begin to notice an increased influx of input and information. You may even want to consider some fine-tuning of alerts and notifications in order to help...

Several weeks ago I set down with a CEO of a professional services firms here in the Bay Area to talk about potentially helping his firm with IT support. The CEO, let’s call him Jack, interviewed me for about an hour. He went through an...

Friends of ECHO, Recently over 5 million Google account credentials were leaked to the internet.  This has a lot of people worrying, and we’d like to take a moment to address any concerns you may have. Google’s response to this incident has been to point out that less than...

How many keys are on the key ring you carry around with you every day? For me, the answer to that question is eight.  I'd love to cut that number down if I could, and I don't keep all my keys on the same ring out...

The following chat exchange is between one ECHO employee and her colleague from the Silicon Valley. She thought sharing it in the Blog would help illustrate a common dilemma that companies might have when it comes to outsourcing their I.T.  This chat is based on true...