Social Networking: Can a Regionally Focused Business get a Return

If you are like us, then you are a regional business that is trying to determine what the true opportunity surrounding social networking is. If you are like us everyone is reminding us of this opportunity, your employees, your friends, your vendors and even the messages that make it past your spam filter.

Juniper vs Cisco: A Partner Perspective

We became a Juniper Networks Partner when they purchased Netscreen about 5 years ago. Typically we see partner programs go downhill when a big company eats a smaller one.

Microsoft’s Vision: A Partner Perspective from WPC09

Microsoft is entering a new era of competition. Cloud based apps, like those from Google and Zoho, seem to have the momentum or at least the hype on their side. Combine this with the failure that was Vista and the other viable operating system choices in the market such as Mac or Ubuntu. It all… Read more »

Review of Windows 7

by Mike Shinn Remote Engineer mshinn@ciosolutions.com

Greener Computing: CIO Solutions helps our clients work towards greener IT

How is CIO working towards Greener Computing in Santa Barbara Using Remote Control in place of many on-site visits Concsious about our Paper and Printer Usage

Did you know: you can use Google with a little more power?

*Did you know: you can use Google with a little more power?

Looking for a new Phone System in Santa Barbara

Phone Systems in Santa Barbara We wrote this article as introduction to phone system business requirements for SMB business’s in Santa Barbara looking at new telephones.

ShoreTel Phone Systems Delivers Value to Santa Barbara

By Eric Egolf — May 9th, 2009

Petote drives Goleta tech firm to success!

What was started in an Isla Vista apartment for $8,000 in 1986 has changed into a multimillion-dollar high-tech company that thrives in today’s crowded computer network industry.

Petote drives Goleta tech firm to success!

By RAY ESTRADA — April 7, 2009 What was started in an Isla Vista apartment for $8,000 in 1986 has changed into a multimillion-dollar high-tech company that thrives in today’s crowded computer network industry.