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Managed IT Services Lead Dan Lapinski has been in the technology field for over 10 years. After attending the University of Michigan, he received a B.A. in Economics and is currently attending Texas A&M to receive a MBA degree. Dan has past experience as an IT Director in higher education in Houston, Texas. With the experience Dan has had over the years, he is now our Service and Project Manager. He loves everything that has to do with cars and sailing. He also lived in the British Virgin Islands for three years where he gained social and cultural perspective working in another country.

2021 Managed IT Services Trends

By Dan Lapinski / December 17, 2020 / Comments Off on 2021 Managed IT Services Trends

IT has had to adapt to many changes in 2020. As we look ahead to the next year, managed IT service providers (MSPs) will continue to support remote workers and respond to shift in it. MSPs are ready to empower your business’s IT in 2021.

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4 Qualities to Look for When Hiring a Managed IT Service Provider

By Dan Lapinski / January 24, 2020 / Comments Off on 4 Qualities to Look for When Hiring a Managed IT Service Provider

When considering managed IT services providers (MSPs), it’s important for your business to pick one who will meet your IT needs. We’ve accumulated a list of 4 qualities great MSPs have in common.

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The Best Managed IT Service Providers in West Michigan

By Dan Lapinski / November 25, 2019 / Comments Off on The Best Managed IT Service Providers in West Michigan

Who are the best managed service providers in West Michigan? If you’re looking for an IT company to handle all of your technology problems and needs, here are six MSPs who’ve earned our recommendation.

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In-House IT vs. Outsourced IT: What’s Best for Me?

By Dan Lapinski / June 4, 2019 / Comments Off on In-House IT vs. Outsourced IT: What’s Best for Me?

The “age-old” question of whether I should hire an in-house IT person or team, or look to outsource my IT needs is one that is hotly debated in business circles. In this blog, we look to deconstruct some of the pros and cons of both methods and arrive at a logical decision based on your […]

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What are Managed Services and who is a good fit?

By Dan Lapinski / March 11, 2019 / Comments Off on What are Managed Services and who is a good fit?

Alas, the term managed services is one the IT industry organically adopted and can have an expansive meaning. Originally, in the early 1990s, ASPs, or Application Service Providers would remotely help companies troubleshoot specific business software. This model eventually laid the groundwork and infrastructure for more holistic remote IT support. As time passed, support for […]

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The IoT Landscape: Adoption, Growth, and Security

By Dan Lapinski / August 2, 2018 / Comments Off on The IoT Landscape: Adoption, Growth, and Security

IoT, or the Internet of Things, is a hot topic in the technology world today and it will affect our lives substantially going forward. What is IoT and why should companies pay attention?  IoT relates to any physical device that can be connected to a computer network, either physically, or more commonly, via Wi-Fi. Mainly, […]

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