Which OS Is Best for You and Your Company?


There are three major operating systems — or OS’s — and each has its own advantages and disadvantages. As such, it’s important to determine which one is best for your business. The answer may just surprise you. Windows OS The Windows operating system was made popular by Bill Gates, the founder of Microsoft, and is… Read more »

Is Online Technology Compatible With Attorney-Client Privilege?


Many attorneys are hesitant to adopt online technology because of fears that doing so might violate legal ethics. They may go so far as refusing to add a basic online contact form on their website, or they may resist new platforms such as online case management systems that let them remotely share files with clients.… Read more »

Contegix Welcomes Tom Rein

Tom Rein

Contegix is pleased to announce the addition of Tom Rein to our team. Tom is joining as our new Cloud Developer and started his new role yesterday.

Servers, Security and Backup: What Does Your Business Need?

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Every business is different and has very different needs when comes to its relationship with technology. A home Ebay or Amazon business might just need some basic hardware items like a laptop, printer and digital camera, along with a few SaaS programs, a small backup storage plan, a hosted desktop and simple security and monitoring; while… Read more »

Judging Web Application Security

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The endless reports of hackers have everyone on edge before they click enter to log into a web application. Cyber criminals are always on the hunt for weaknesses, and when they find one, it may open the whole server to them. The customer needs use only application software that follows the principles of secure design.… Read more »

Contegix Creates Advisory Board


The following Press Release was issued today announcing Contegix’s newly named advisory board. This advisory board is comprised of individuals from a variety of disciplines in hopes to give us a broad wealth of knowledge to better serve our customers. Contegix Creates Advisory Board Seasoned tech and service leaders appointed from successful local companies  ST. LOUIS, Mo.… Read more »

Noctane Monitoring System

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One thing anyone in IT will be familiar with are Metrics.  Data collected from the various applications, servers, switches, and other devices being used.  Evaluating things like cpu, memory, network, or disk usage over a length of time lets you spot trends and predict your needs.  They let you know where to focus your attention,… Read more »

The Future of SSD

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Since solid state hit the market, manufacturers haven’t had to “prove” that their product was superior. It was immediately recognized as a technological breakthrough, one that would change the way data was stored on computers, allow web hosting companies to provide better services and change the technology in numerous other industries. The one drawback of solid… Read more »

Contegix Welcomes Kyle Gillespie

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Contegix is pleased to announce the addition of Kyle Gillespie to our team. Kyle is joining as our new Project Manager and started his new role today.

Cloud Security: Encryption is the Icing on the Cake


Businesses use cloud computing for everything from email to development platforms. These mission critical systems use various security measures to keep unauthorized people from accessing their data. However, cyber attacks can sometimes find attack surfaces and break through the cloud security measures in place. Vulnerabilities in cloud computing environments include insufficient end-point security, improper user… Read more »