Complimentary Technology Seminars For Business Owners
Progressive Computing Brings Tech-Ed To Microsoft Store in White Plains
WHITE PLAINS, NY (August 22, 2013) – Robert Cioffi, Managing Partner of Progressive Computing (PCI), a
computer consulting and network installation, design and maintenance firm serving clients from offices in
Westchester County and Manhattan, will present a series of educational technology seminars for business owners,
hosted at The Microsoft Store at 125 Westchester Ave in White Plains, NY. Each seminar will take place from 4:30
to 6:30 PM and include a question & answer period. Light refreshments will be served.
Seminar dates and topics:
Computing in the Cloud: Wednesday, September 18th
Defining the Cloud, pros and cons, when and if to convert, and tips on how to choose the right vendor.
IT Security: Wednesday, October 16th
Risk comes in the form of outdated software and hardware, human error and intentional crime; business owners will
learn how to protect their own data and their clients’ data.
Computing In A Mobile World: Wednesday, November 13th
Working from home, on the road and on multiple devices – learn how to stay connected, stay productive, and keep
The Dirty Little Secret About Technology: Wednesday, January 15th
E-Waste: How and why to properly dispose of old computers, fax machines and office phones. Take back the office
IT meets HR: Wednesday: February 26th
From employee handbooks to rules governing personal devices and social media posts, a thought-provoking
discussion of rules and safeguards to consider.
Cioffi, a Microsoft Small Business Specialist, is a seasoned speaker and writer on a variety of technology topics for
small and mid-sized business, and an official advisor to Microsoft. In addition, he recently gained the Apple Mobility
Competency. He will be joined by additional subject matter experts.
“As IT professionals, we hear the same questions from business owners on a regular basis: they want to know how
the newest technology can help them save money and be more productive, how to keep their data secure, and what
they should know about managing employees’ use of technology, among other things,” said Cioffi. “These seminars
are a great opportunity for us to work together with other local experts to get those questions answered, and allow
attendees to network and check out the Microsoft Store.”
There is no cost to attend, but pre-registration for each seminar is required, and attendance is limited. For more
information, or to register, call 914-631-7001 or email [email protected]
About Progressive Computing, Inc.
With offices in Westchester County, NY and Manhattan, Progressive Computing, Inc. is a leader in computer
network installation, design and maintenance, offering professional, cost-effective IT services, computer
consulting, technical support and computer repair to organizations since 1993. They are focused on providing cost-
effective, reliable and right-sized solutions. As a Microsoft Small Business Specialist,, the PCI technicians and
computer consultants are dedicated to delivering IT solutions that leverage a blend of both proven and cutting-edge
technologies. Clients regard them as their “on-demand” information technology department, entrusting that their
recommendations, services and products will help them save money, become more efficient, and grow their
businesses. Progressive Computing can support any IT outsourcing needs in a variety of ways with services that can
be tailored and combined with others to deliver a custom solution to meet clients’ exacting needs. These include:
ProManage: An all-inclusive fixed price contract to cover all technology needs.
ProHosting: Enterprise-class datacenter services to the SMB for mission critical applications.
ProAudit: Computer consulting services that scrutinize and appraise the strengths and weaknesses of existing
computer networks and systems.
ProBackup: Disaster Recovery service plan subscription that uses a combination of an onsite backup appliance and
secure offsite data storage.
General IT Services: Project or incident-based services with no contractual obligation.
New York City Office
Westchester County Office
Progressive Computing, Inc.
60 East 42nd Street
35 East Grassy Sprain Road
Yonkers, New York 10710
New York, NY 10165
Robert Cioffi, Managing Partner of Progressive Computing