Local IT firm execs to speak at national conference

Executives from Springs-based communications firm Colorado Hi-Tech Solutions will speak at this year’s STAR CON event, hosted by International Technology Assurance Group. During the conference for leading technology providers, scheduled for Oct. 20-23 at the U.S. Grant Hotel in San Diego, company leaders will discuss Colorado Hi-Tech Solutions and its role as an industry leader […]

Help-desk experts field odd questions, keep their cool

The IT help-desk gurus field all kinds of highly technical computer questions. But, imagine fielding a call like, “We need you to fix the microwave in the lunchroom.” It’s the funnier side of being a help-desk expert. And, a request like, “I dropped my phone in the toilet. What should I do?” is not unusual […]

Hickenlooper appoints IT executive

Gov. John Hickenlooper has appointed someone to oversee the state’s IT infrastructure and to promote Colorado as a location for technology companies. Kristin Russell, previously vice president of global IT service operations at Oracle, will be the state’s Secretary of Technology and chief information officer. Responsibilities of the Cabinet-level position traditionally include ensuring IT security […]