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Mike Mellott Steps Up as New President at XPERTECHS

(Columbia, MD – January 25, 2024) – XPERTECHS, a leading provider of managed IT services, announces a significant leadership transition. Mike Mellott, formerly Vice President of Managed Services, has been promoted to the position of President. Concurrently, Michael Mellott, transitions from his role as President to become Chairman of the company, where he will continue to provide strategic guidance in an advisory capacity.

Microsoft 365 Subscriptions Explained

In today's business world, being connected and productive is crucial and Microsoft 365 has become a key tool for businesses to embrace cloud computing and collaboration. However, figuring out all the different subscription options and licensing details can be complicated.

Friedman, Framme and Thrush P.A. Riding the Leading Edge of Technology with Co-Managed IT from XPERTECHS

The legal industry is well known for being reluctant to change and slow adopters of new technology but that’s not the case for Friedman, Framme and Thrush P.A. This law firm strives to be ahead of the curve when it comes to technology. In fact, they started building an IT system to support a remote workforce years prior to the time when the COVID-19 pandemic came along and forced companies everywhere to send their people home to work.

Working in the Deployment Department at XPERTECHS

If you want a way to find out if working at a managed IT services company is for you, you should consider working as a Deployment Technician at XPERTECHS. The goal of the Deployment Technician’s role is to set up new laptops and workstations for clients, making sure that when they’re delivered the computer user has everything they need to get working without delay.

Giving Back: XPERTECHS Supports the Maryland Food Bank with Client-Inspired Donation

In the true spirit of the season, XPERTECHS is again making a donation to the Maryland Food Bank on behalf of its clients. This is the fourth consecutive year that XPERTECHS has redirected funds that previously would have purchased food gifts for clients into a charitable donation that spreads holiday cheer and helps to combat food insecurity for our Maryland neighbors at the same time.

Tech Talk for Non-Tech People: Wexford Science & Technology’s Experience Switching to XPERTECHS

Wexford Science & Technology, LLC is a unique real estate development and management company that develops lab and research facilities for university researchers, start-ups, and large companies across the country. But they don’t just construct and finish workspaces; they create Knowledge Communities where people can cluster, connect and collaborate as they pursue answers to questions that have the potential to change the world.

XPERTECHS is on the Baltimore Business Journal’s 2023 Fast 50 List

(Columbia, MD - November 3, 2023) XPERTECHS is 46th on the Baltimore Business Journal’s 2023 Top 50 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in Greater Baltimore. Placement on the list is a reflection of XPERTECHS’ commitment to their mission to help companies improve operations and enable success with IT.

As the market for managed IT services has matured and business leaders have had experience with different IT support companies, they’re no longer satisfied with less than stellar results from vendors who can’t deliver what they promise.

Phishing – Old Tricks and New Tactics

Phishing is a cyber-criminal tactic that continues to threaten organizations of all sizes. While the objective of phishing to gain access to IT systems remains the same, tactics have changed. In this article we’re going to take insights from CrowdStrike’s 2023 Threat Report and observations from our own Security Operations Center to give you a current view of phishing trends.

Secure Your Digital Workplace with Microsoft 365 Hardening

Has your IT team ever revisited any of the settings in your Microsoft 365 platform to make sure they’re in line with cybersecurity best practices? When your Microsoft applications are configured correctly for security, they’re hardened. Not every managed service provider (MSP) is doing this, and many don’t know how to do it in the first place.