NPI Technology Management Blog

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NPI Technology Management announced today that John Burton, cofounder and president of NPI, will retire in 2018, remaining with NPI in an advisory role. In a statement to employees and clients, Eric Hart, NPIs CEO, said, “John is an outstanding leader who shepherded the company through the journey to become the technology management partner and […]

This article first appeared in the All About IT column of Vermont Business People in July 2018.   It has never been more important for Vermont businesses to make the right technology investment decisions.  They currently spend an estimated 2 to 5% of their revenue on technology purchases, which amounts to hundreds of millions of […]

This article was jointly written by Eric Hart of NPI Technology Management and Alex Meyer of Renaissance Information Systems. We share the view that strategic planning is the best approach to managing business growth. Not every business wants to grow in size.  Vermont statistics bear this out.  Of the nearly 22,000 firms in the state 80% employ fewer than 10 […]

Meet Sonja Shaver Fuller

- May 29, 2018

We are pleased to announce that Sonja Shaver Fuller has joined NPI as a Client Technology Manager. As a Senior Vice-President of Chittenden Bank, she gained a deep understanding of business processes and finance, which will allow her to create technology plans that truly serve business needs. What insights will Sonja bring to your business […]

Matthew has joined NPI as a summer intern. He attends McGill University with a major in Linguistics and a minor in Computer Sciences. His duties will include working closely with senior technicians, evaluation of new product and service options, and assisting at on-site client visits. We are thrilled to add Matthew to the team!

NPI on WCAX-TV

- May 18, 2018

John Burton appeared on WCAX-TV in 2015 and 2016 to discuss computer security. Reporter Keith McGilvray said that John “makes the complex simple” and in these clips he offers password advice, describes ransomware and explains the importance of backups. December 12, 2015 What is Ransomware? June 9, 2016 World Backup Day November 1, 2016 Preventing […]

Technology budgeting helps businesses allocate resources for important goals and initiatives. Without a budget, IT managers are forced to request and justify every IT expenditure as it arises, adding process overhead. A well-crafted budget relies on a multi-year technology roadmap. The roadmap details new initiatives and ongoing spending on a quarter-by-quarter basis for the current […]

This guest blog was written by Michael Ly, CEO and Founder of Reconciled It.  Both NPI and Reconciled It share the view that outsourcing business functions to experts yields both financial and operational benefits. No matter what type of business you have, efficiently and accurately managing your finances is critical to your success. In fact, over […]

How do you know if your IT staff or technology service provider is right for your business? Do they really understand the fundamentals? Are they following best practices? Many owners and C-level executives resist getting into the weeds when the topic is technology. They hired an outsourced vendor or in-house support staff to take care […]

NPI Technology Management, located in South Burlington, announces that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named them to its 2018 Managed Service Provider (MSP) 500 list in the Pioneer 250 category. This annual list recognizes North American solution providers with cutting-edge approaches to delivering managed services. Their offerings help companies navigate the complex […]