ThrottleNet Inc. Blog


ThrottleNet's Articles

Essentials for an Effective Backup System


It’s inevitable that at some point your business will experience data loss. It could be a fire, power surge, hardware failure, or even basic operator error. Not backing up important data are an invitation for disaster. To reduce the risk of losing critical business information, you need complete protection for your important files. To protect against data loss and minimize productivity loss, you need to follow a few essential principles to keep your business running smoothly.

ThrottleNet's Mike Heil Named to MSPmentor 250 list of Top Executives Worldwide 2013

Mike Heil, CEO of ThrottleNet, Inc, in St. Louis, MO, was selected for Nine Lives Media’s sixth annual MSPmentor 250 for 2013. The global list identifies the world’s leading managed services provider (MSP) executives, entrepreneurs, experts, coaches and community leaders. ThrottleNet is one of St. Louis' fastest growing IT firms.

Improve Company Operations Through Business Intelligence

By: Marc Arbesman, CIO, ThrottleNet


Click Here to watch Marc's TNtv interview regarding Business Intelligence 

Is your company good at collecting data but unsure what to do with it?

Point of sales information, order transactions, and other revenue generating data often gets stored but never fully analyzed from a global point of view.


Apple's iOS7 Operating System Generates Some Improvements, Creates Lots of Problems


Apple's new iOS7 operating system has been heralded as a major step forward in the operation of mobile devices.

While the tech giant has added many improvements to the existing iOS6 platform, many developers are questioning whether the company went far enough in its redesign...


Why Your PC Is Running Slow


By:  Aaron Oliver, Senior Network Infrastructure Engineer, ThrottleNet



Is the performance of your PC constantly getting slower and slower? 

Many factors can be contributing to a slow-down in efficiency.

Tips for Improving Network Security


More businesses than ever are depending on their network for their most important business operations. With that in mind, it’s vital that there are enough measures of security and protection taken by companies to ensure prevention of any unauthorized access to their network...

End of Windows XP Support is Coming

In a few short months, Windows XP operating systems will reach the end of their life-cycle. After April 8, 2014, personal users and organizations still using Windows XP will be running it as unsupported software. Released in 2001, Windows XP is Microsoft's most successful operating system. After April of next year, this software’s life-cycle will have reached an end.

Ballmer’s Gone, So What’s Next for Microsoft?













By Marc Arbesman

Steve Ballmer’s apparent forced retirement after 13 years at Microsoft leaves many questioning the future direction of the software company.

Analysts have been concerned about the static price of Microsoft shares which have not gone above $38 in over a decade. This occurring while other firms like Apple have seen their shares skyrocket.

The company has been fixated on its Office and Server business offerings. Both are highly profitable but none are what analysts would call a game changer.

Virtual Strategy Magazine interviews George Rosenthal, President of ThrottleNet, Inc.


Recently President of ThrottleNet, George Rosenthal, was interviewed by Virtual Strategy Magazine. The interview was published as read below:

VSM: We hear a lot of buzz about cloud technologies. Some businesses are already on-board with a cloud strategy while others have yet to take full advantage of some of the benefits the cloud offers. Can you review exactly what the cloud is?

ThrottleNet Achieves Gold Partner Status with Cloud Provider Intermedia


Gold Partner is the highest designation provided by Intermedia


Aug. 13, 2013 - ST. LOUIS -- ST. LOUIS, MO –  ThrottleNet, Inc, announces it has achieved Gold Partner status with Intermedia, the premier provider of cloud services to small and medium-sized businesses. The Gold Partner is the highest certification provided by Intermedia. Firms such as ThrottleNet must meet high standards of performance to qualify for the designation.