What’s New – June 2018

Happy June! Over the next few months, you will see a focus on content around the term “Business Continuity.” If you’re not familiar with this term as a business owner - you need to be. The term Business Continuity refers to a much wider and far-reaching approach to...

Business Technology Roadmap – Part One

As the world continues to move towards mobile devices, the cloud, IoT (Internet of Things) and XaaS (Everything as a Service), what should your view of business technology take into account? The role of your technology partner is changing - all great IT partners...

What We’re Reading – June 2018

‘The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business’ – Charles Duhigg This book relays interesting findings on habit formation and change from the fields of social psychology, clinical psychology and neuroscience. This is not a self-help book, but a serious...

What We’re Listening To – June 2018

Savoy Brown - "Witchy Feelin'" If you like sound of Louisiana swamp blues, you may well like this, the zillionth album from Kim Simmonds-helmed British blues outfit Savoy Brown. Witchy Feelin’ may be a rather naff sounding title, but what lies behind it is deep deep...

Client Spotlight – June 2018

This month we are highlighting an industry that we’re particularly proud to help support - Non Profit Organizations! When working with new Non Profit Organizations (NPO), we’re often shocked to discover they’ve not been taking advantages of many discounts that may be...

What We’re Reading – May 2018

‘The Culture Code: The Secrets of Highly Successful Groups’ – Daniel Coyle Another incredibly useful and practical book from Dan Coyle. Dan went inside incredibly successful organizations like the San Antonio Spurs, Pixar, and SEAL Team Six to uncover three key skills...

What We’re Listening To – May 2018

‘Knock Knock’ – DJ Koze I often listen to the electronic genre when working behind my computer. I enjoy being driven by the steady pace, but prefer the rest of the music to lay in the background - and how I love DJ Koze for this. Listening to Stefan Kozalla’s latest...

What’s New at ISM- May 2018

After the 2nd largest winter ever recorded here in Montana, we’re all happy to have spring arrive! This year, Spring has also brought a couple of great additions to ISM. We’re happy to announce the hiring of two positions we’ve been waiting for the right individuals...

Backup vs Backup Continuity

Data protection solutions are essential for businesses of all sizes to implement, regardless of size, industry and geographic location. In this article we’ll discuss the importance of business continuity rather than a simple backup. Downtime is real and it’s costly....