Entries by Merrill Laufer

Cameron County Disaster Recovery (DR) Infrastructure

DR Infrastructure Case Study Freeit Helps Cameron County Build Powerful Disaster Recovery (DR) Infrastructure   Advanced disaster recovery (DR) technologies help protect crucial IT systems against Texas weather   Go to the southernmost point in Texas and you’ll find yourself in Cameron County, home of Brownsville and Harlingen. You’ll also find yourself on the Gulf […]

Freeit Awarded New DIR Contract: DIR-CPO-4696

Freeit Data Solutions Expands Access to Security Products with New Texas DIR Contract Award Contract award adds 4 exclusive products and extends 10 additional products available to public sector organizations throughout the State of Texas. AUSTIN, Texas, March 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Freeit Data Solutions has been awarded a new cooperative purchasing contract, DIR-CPO-4696, from the […]

Freeit Data Solutions Ranks No. 208 on Inc. Magazine’s List of the Fastest-Growing Private Companies in Texas

For the second consecutive year, Freeit Data Solutions makes the Inc. 5000 Regionals: Texas list. Freeit makes the Inc. 5000 Regionals: Texas list. AUSTIN, Texas, March 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Inc. magazine revealed that Freeit Data Solutions is No. 208 on its second annual Inc. 5000 Regionals: Texas list, the most prestigious ranking of the fastest-growing Texas-based private companies. Born of the […]

How to Help Texans Recover from 2021 Winter Storms

Freeit Data Solutions is proud to call Texas our home. Like many residents, we are devastated to see fellow Texans struggling to access essential resources like food and drinking water in combination with clean-up and post-storm repairs to homes and businesses. If you are looking to give back to the community, here is a list […]

Case Study: Office 365 Migration

Case Study: Freeit Aids City of Buda in Achieving Compliance with Office 365 Migration Booming city overcomes compliance hurdle as it moves to the public cloud   Buda, Texas is a fast-growing suburb of the booming Austin metropolis. In the past ten years, Buda’s population has more than doubled, so its government offices are often […]

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[Infographic] State of cloud data security in the public sector

Cloud Data Security Report: Government According to the 2019 Netwrix Cloud Data Security Report state and local governments are not very happy about moving more of their data to the cloud, despite various U.S. federal government initiatives aimed at encouraging cloud migration, e.g. the 2010 Cloud-First policy and the 2011 Federal Cloud Computing Strategy. In fact, the number of […]

Freeit Ranks 115 on the 2020 CRN® Fast Growth 150 List

CRN® Recognizes the Top IT Channel Providers for Exceptional Growth and Performance   Austin, Texas, August 7th, 2020 – Freeit Data Solutions, is proud to announce that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company®, has named Freeit Data Solutions to its 2020 Fast Growth 150 list. Each year, CRN® recognizes the fastest-growing technology integrators, solution […]

Freeit Data Solutions Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary

To commemorate our 10 year anniversary, Freeit Data Solutions, President & CEO, Wayne Orchid did an interview with Austin Business Journal reflecting on our highlights, learnings, and growth over the last decade.   First question, and I know you must get this a lot.  Is the company called Free-IT, or Freeit?  And how did you […]

Announcing Brian Jones as an AWS Certified Solutions Architect

Personal and professional growth is one of our core values. This month we are thrilled to announce that our very own Brian Jones has achieved the AWS Certified Solutions Architect certification. With customers at the core of all our decisions, this AWS certification enables us to give additional support and skilled consulting & architecture to […]