Bart's Blog

News and updates from RFX

We here at RFX like to share some of what's going on around our house. Not only updates about the latest technologies that we're using, but also updates on what is going on in our lives. Bart’s Blog is a culmination of articles contributed by a variety of RFX Team members. We hope that what you read will be informative, funny, thought provoking and more. Enjoy!

Posts from 2014

4 Questions to Prepare for a Software Development Project
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Posted by: RFX Staff
on: 23 December 2014
in: business

Each year when Mother’s Day rolls around I always like to preach about love because when moms have been great moms, the greatest gift they pass on to their children is the meaning of unconditional love. Jesus called this love “agape,” and it is a no-strings-attached, nothing to earn, “I will always love you” kind of love. We don’t experience that kind of love very often in our lives. When we do, it is often our moms that share that kind of love best.

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5 Reasons to COnsider a Website Resdesign
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Posted by: RFX Staff
on: 21 November 2014
in: business

Today, when the internet is the first place many people look when they want to find a service provider or product, company Web sites are more important than ever. When was the last time you had a refresh of the design of your company Web site? If it has been more than a few years, you may be overdue for a new site. Here are some reasons you may want to consider a Web site redesign...

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Why Do You Need a Firewall for you Business?
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Posted by: RFX Staff
on: 22 October 2014
in: business , security

It happens frequently: network professionals are hired to install security devices or fix network issues and learn that the system has been breached by a hacker. They find malware is already on the customer’s server. Once the malware has started to cause issues with the network, it may have been in place for quite some time without anyone being the wiser...

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Going Mobile For Small Businesses
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Posted by: Bart Bushong
on: 22 August 2014
in: business , productivity

More and more businesses are finding that mobility is the key to their growth and success. Forbes says, “Mobility combined with cloud computing is changing business – to make it more immediate, more relevant, and more intelligent.” From the minute you wake up, you can be connected to your business just as if you were in the office. Technology can take your business to the next level...

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Business Backups 101
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Posted by: Bart Bushong
on: 21 July 2014
in: business , security

Imagine a guy in a short-sleeved button-down shirt and tie sitting at a desk near a large computer. Every hour, an alarm sounds and he takes a tape out of a tape backup system and replaces it with a new tape. Using a felt tip pen, he makes a careful note on the outside of the tape with the date of the backup and the number of the tape so that, if the data ever has to be restored, the tapes can be used in the proper order. This guy might spend hours on this task every single night just to ensure that the company he works for always has a good and current backup of their critical data...

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RFX Technology Opens Nonprofit Services Division
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Posted by: Bart Bushong
on: 12 May 2014
in: rfx

RFX Technologies is doing what it can to give back to nonprofits in the metro Louisville area. In addition to company representatives helping organizations through board service and lending their expertise at no cost, the company has gone a step above in its effort to help others. Beginning in January 2014, Bart and Adam, the two senior partners leading our organization, opened the Nonprofit Services Division of RFX Technologies...

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How to Choose the Right Technology for Your Business
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Posted by: Bart Bushong
on: 11 April 2014
in: business , productivity

Many folks may start the process of buying new technology with the wrong questions. For instance: “Should I get a computer or some kind of mobile tablet thing?” or “Where should I look for the computer?” or “Should I buy a Mac or a PC? Apple or Android?” While it’s true that there are several things to consider when introducing new technology to your business environment don’t make the mistake of trying to decide which device to buy, before you understand the need to be filled...

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