Category Archives: Past Events

August 8th Meeting ~ StorageCraft with Matt Harding and Martin Merrell

Our next Technology Wizards meeting will be tomorrow – Wednesday, August 9th, 12:00pm – 3:00pm at the Microsoft PacWest office located at 1414 Northrup (in the Pearl district).

StorageCraft Updates and Product Announcement – Matt Harding, Martin Merrell

Much has happened with StorageCraft since they presented last at one of our meetings and there are some new faces to go along with many of the changes. Matt and Martin will get us up to date on the full product line, inform us about a new product and roadmap, as well as the new Partner Portal.

Some of the different topics that Matt and Martin will cover:

  • Basic “Technical Overview” of full product stack
  • Deeper technical dives into ShadowProtect, ImageManager, Cloud Services, Cloud Backup for O365
  • Technical Q & A
  • ShadowXafe (Launch and Roadmap)
  • Partner Portal

Looking forward to seeing everyone at the meeting on Wednesday!

Ken Shafer
Technology Wizards

June 13th Meeting ~ Amy Babinchak – Defender’s Role

Our next Technology Wizards meeting will be Wednesday, June 13th, 12:00pm – 3:00pm at the Microsoft PacWest office located at 1414 Northrup (in the Pearl district). Defender’s Role – Amy Babinchak, Owner of Third Tier As service providers, especially MSP’s, the conventional wisdom is that 3rd party software is required to protect against malware, especially ransomware. Unfortunately, even with 3rd party software… Continue Reading

February 14th Meeting ~ Ask the Microsoft Expert: Azure, Office 365 and more

Our next Technology Wizards meeting will be Wednesday, February 14th, 12:00pm – 3:00pm at the Microsoft PacWest office located at 1414 Northrup (in the Pearl district). Ask the Expert: Azure, Office 365 and more, Bhargav Shukla, MVP, MCM, MCSM,  and Keith Mayer, Microsoft Sr. Technical Evangelist This will be a great follow up to Mat Morgan’s presentation in January.  The… Continue Reading

January 10th Meeting ~ Microsoft Azure for Small Businesses – Mat Morgan

Happy New Year!! Our first Technology Wizards meeting of 2018 will be Wednesday, January 10th, 12:00pm – 3:00pm at the Microsoft PacWest office located at 1414 Northrup (in the Pearl district). Microsoft Azure for Small Businesses – Mat Morgan, Microsoft Azure Cloud Solution Architect, Microsoft Microsoft Azure is transforming how companies large and small can take advantage of the latest… Continue Reading

December 13th Meeting ~ Condusiv Software plus Board Elections

Our next Technology Wizards meeting will be Wednesday, December 13th, 12:00pm – 3:00pm at the Microsoft PacWest office located at 1414 Northrup (in the Pearl district). Technology Wizards Board Elections We will begin our monthly Technology Wizards meeting on Wednesday with our annual Board Elections.  We will be electing the 5 members who will serve on the Board beginning in January 2017. … Continue Reading

November 8th Meeting ~ Manuel Palachuk ~ Creating Competitive Advantage

Our November Technology Wizards meeting will be Wednesday, November 8th, 12:00pm – 3:00pm at the Microsoft PacWest office located at 1414 Northrup (in the Pearl district). Getting To The Next Level – Creating Significant Competitive Advantage This presentation intends to reveal the answer to the most prominent obstacle in front of any entrepreneur – creating competitive advantage. By defining… Continue Reading

October 11th Meeting ~ Spooky Discussion Group

Ok, it won’t really be spooky (though you can come in costume if you want to), I’m just trying to catch your attention. October 11th is the 2nd Wednesday of the month, which means Technology Wizards will be having its monthly meeting from 12 pm to 3 pm at the Microsoft PacWest Office (1414 Northrup, in the Pearl District).… Continue Reading

August 9th Meeting ~ Intermedia

Our August Technology Wizards meeting will be Wednesday, July 9th, 12:00pm – 3:00pm at the Microsoft PacWest office located at 1414 Northrup (in the Pearl district). Intermedia – Mike Moceri and Jason Stevens Our recent discussion thread on VoIP Service providers generated significant interest in hearing more about the full line of products and services offered by Intermedia (which includes much,… Continue Reading