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Lee Kirkby

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Not Every One Has A Connected Copier | Multifunction Printer (MFP)

Posted by Lee Kirkby on Fri, Jul 13, 2012 @ 14:07 PM

Our industry has come to assume that all of the clients we deal with understand what an MFP print device is and what the benefits of them are.  Recently I was working with a new client that was replacing a 10 your old stand alone copier.  For this client the whole world of MFP capabilities was a new world and I found myself having to review a lot of material I had not considered for many years as this is now an unusual discussion.

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Topics: Multifunction Printer, technology tools, Customer service, IT support

Business Computer Support Programs Changing In Burlington

Posted by Lee Kirkby on Tue, Jul 10, 2012 @ 08:07 AM

When we look at the types of agreements that small business clients are acquiring for business computer support in Burlington, Oakville and Hamilton areas of Ontario, a clear shift in focus is occurring.  It is occurring because more vendors and purchasers have determined the traditional approach has been failing both parties.

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Topics: IT network, network backup, network server, IT support, network security

Electronic Filing With Windows Folders Doesn't Work!

Posted by Lee Kirkby on Thu, Jul 5, 2012 @ 14:07 PM

As electronic filing has become more mainstream in businesses we see many companies trying to organize their document filing using the windows folder structure. 

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Topics: document filing, document storage strategy, network server, Hosted document management

MFP & Printer Toner Pirates Still Active In Burlington

Posted by Lee Kirkby on Sat, Jun 30, 2012 @ 06:06 AM

MFP & printer toner pirates are still active in Burlington.  Another client dodges a bullet.

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Topics: MFP, Copier, Printer, toner, SMB, Copier, toner pirates

Cloud Computing and SMBs in Hamilton [Video]

Posted by Lee Kirkby on Thu, Jun 28, 2012 @ 08:06 AM

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Topics: video, Hosted document management, cloud computing

Improve Scanning Input Using Indexing Tools

Posted by Lee Kirkby on Tue, Jun 26, 2012 @ 09:06 AM

One of the issues that doing a large amount of scanning can create is getting the index information connected to the scanned document for storage.  The challenge created is to decide whether to simply use manual index entry using human operators or to build a more automated workflow which can capture the images and extract data from the scanned files and use it to index them for storage and retrieval.

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Topics: Document, Scanning, software tools, Document, document management, document storage strategy

Environmentally Friendly Business Solutions In Burlington

Posted by Lee Kirkby on Thu, Jun 21, 2012 @ 09:06 AM

When you buy business solutions for your business, looking for environmentally friendly choices is logical. SMBs in Burlington recognize this need more and more.  The amount of material that our resident eWaste partner, Niagara ewaste processes each day shows us that this is true.

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Topics: document filing, document management, office document strategy, document storage strategy, Environment, eWaste

Using Kyocera Mobile Print App with Asus Android Tablet [Video]

Posted by Lee Kirkby on Tue, Jun 19, 2012 @ 08:06 AM

  Kyocera recently announced the launch of their new Mobile Print App for Android and Apple tablets and I thought it would be interesting to see how easily it worked.

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Topics: Software, Software, software tools, video, technology tools, Kyocera copier, Kyocera Canada

The Guts of Your Postage Meter Contract May Be Costing You Big $'s!

Posted by Lee Kirkby on Fri, Jun 15, 2012 @ 07:06 AM

Hidden within your postage meter contract there may be clauses which are costing you big dollars and you may not be noticing.

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Topics: Postage meter, postage rates, postage machine, mailing equipment

Kyocera Canada Launches New Mobile Print App for Apple and Android

Posted by Lee Kirkby on Wed, Jun 13, 2012 @ 08:06 AM

Kyocera Document Solutions Canada just announced the release of their new mobile print app for Apple and Android smart phones and tablets.  This new app will permit users to easily print from their devices to installed Kyocera print devices on your office network.  This is part of their continued efforts to expand the functionality of their devices with new software solutions.

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Topics: Software, Multifunction Printer, Software, software tools, Kyocera copier, Kyocera Canada, tablet