Christopher JonesFounder & CEOChris is a demonstrated IT leader with well over a decade of experience in consulting, system design/administration, network security, and end user support. He founded Promethean IT in 2007, after serving with the U.S. Army. At Promethean, Chris has solved major small business IT challenges, including: leading the design and migration of services and servers during a huge office move for a public relations agency, helping a manufacturing firm transition to a cloud solution and cut costs by more than $150,000, and designing the IT services and infrastructure for a startup health benefits company. Chris was a distinguished honor graduate at the U.S. Army Information Science School and also holds a degree in philosophy from The New School. He is currently devouring classes on Coursera and also knows where to find the best pizza in NYC (Lucali’s).
Dominic CataliotiDirector of EngineeringDominic has spent more than 15 years solving IT problems for the federal government, military, Fortune 500 companies, and small businesses. Dominic has extensive experience with virtualization and cloud technologies, including VMware, Citrix, Amazon Web Services, and Microsoft. He’s provided third-tier support for organizations with more than 25,000 users. Dominic has a long history of integrating technologies and adapting infrastructure to meet the demands of an ever-changing marketplace. Dominic is certified in Microsoft, Cisco, AWS, and Citrix. When he’s not working, Dominic is an avid traveler and photographer.
0-day bug in fully patched OS X comes under active exploit to hijack Macs, #Talk2YourITstaff bit.ly/1g3v7H5
We're experiencing issues with logging into @LogMeIn across NY and OH. Anyone else?
How many techs does it take to move a 5 MB hard drive? #TBT http://t.co/aN0wKUmle8
MS @Office365 is experiencing a known issue. Some of our client base is affected, others aren't. We'll keep you updated. #office365 #outage
Is it a Bird... is it a Plane... no it's The INTERNET... NYC to repurpose Phone Booths into WiFi Hubs #I<3NYC tinyurl.com/n9vyvcj
Dominic reminisces about the days of yore and his time with his Atari 800XL: flic.kr/p/9os46H #TBT
We're having clients report issues with Google Apps for Work email delivery. Updates can be found here: google.com/appsstatus #Gmail
Get ready for the release, #windows10 ! #July29 #itnews bit.ly/1FpWUaS
Advanced phishing attack with a compromised Gmail account and auto-replying to an email warning. #phishingattacks http://t.co/dQNwtG1Ura
The REAL reason #Windows8 was a failure - NO #SOLITAIRE bit.ly/1L6cgEW
Still running #WindowsServer2003 ? It's time to plan your upgrade path: tinyurl.com/og4xxhh #server2003
Haiku For An Error http://t.co/WanQkfD7oz
WebsiteBackup Invoice Scam ALERT, Please be on the look out for this scam email bit.ly/1C6K3IL #KeepingTheNetSafe
Download MS-DOS for your Windows phone! ti.me/1yBnQRD #MSDOS #WindowsPhone
What won't you be able to do from @gmail ? Bill paying coming to gmail soon. cnnmon.ie/1HN8fqx #Google
Death to passwords: Windows 10 will let you log in with your face f-st.co/vNpuefC #TheFuture
Microsoft Internet Explorer going the way of the Dodo Bird? bit.ly/19vMFZz #itnews
A tech blast from the past... #AblastFromThePast http://t.co/XbnNGzsFrp
Microsoft releases a free Office for Mac 2016 preview: bit.ly/1GohFrW #office2016 #office
We've confirmed with MXLogic spam filter service that they're currently experiencing delivery delays for inbound email. #outage #SaaS
We just finished a Gmail migration for @hotsnakesmedia!
Protect your Android Device; some easy steps to avoid a remote hack. tinyurl.com/qgzomyb #CyberSecurity
Can the #Uber model change the way we do things? nyti.ms/1DbanCW #techtrends #buisnesstrends
Protecting your network, "The Hollywood" way... #networksecurity #NotOnOurNetwork fandan.co/1Ajafyu
Top 10 Tech Resolutions
10. Remember if it has a plug it’s not wireless.
9. Look at the computer screen and say, “Hello my future overlord”
8. Finally figure out where the cloud is…hint it’s not in the sky.
7. The Internet was invented for cats - give in.
6. Stop using your cat’s name for all your passwords.
5. Finally delete those 10,000 forwards from your mother.
4. Risque work emails can be fun until a hacker posts it to the world.
3. Don’t get caught watching “Hulu” on the company network.
2. What is more important, Candy Crush or annoying your Facebook friends.
1. Remember that champagne and technology don't mix.
Happy New Year from Promethean IT!
We just finished a 125 user migration from a Windows file server environment to a pure cloud solution with @Egnyte #ToTheCloud
RT @spanningbackup: WOW: "44% of corporate data stored in the cloud is not managed or controlled by the IT department." http://t.co/EGsUDcg…
Wireless problems since you upgraded to Yosemite? Try this fix: bit.ly/1uXescV #MacOSX
The Secret Life of Passwords: nyti.ms/1F6tyh1
Microsoft issues a critical patch for servers, specifically domain controllers: blogs.technet.com/b/srd/archive/… #Microsoft #MS14068 #PatchItRealGood