Monthly Archives: September 2013

Office 2013

We are in the full-swing of upgrading users to Office 2013. A lot has stayed the same and there are plenty of new features as well. The familiar “ribbon” is still the cornerstone of productivity as it has been since Office 2007. The look is… Continue reading

Congratulations to Brandon Gore

Be sure to tell Lotus Technician Brandon Gore “Congratulations!” the next time you talk with him. He has recently completed his IT certification on our back office remote monitoring and management system.

Ubuntu Linux Monitoring

Lotus Management Services is proud to announce that we have expanded our ability to monitor Ubuntu Linux servers. This expands our monitoring capabilities beyond our current Windows, Fedora, and Red Hat monitoring. Monitoring metrics include…

iOS 7 Stopping Stuck App

Occasionally you might get an app that just refuses to work correctly on your iPhone or iPad. Under iOS versions 5 and 6 you could double-click the home button and just press the app until is would wiggle. You could then push the X and… Continue reading

Support End for Windows XP

Windows XP stands out as one of the best operating systems every developed by Microsoft. It is hard to believe that Windows XP has been available for 11 years. All good things must come to an end. Support for Microsoft Windows XP will end on… Continue reading

iPhone and iOS 7

In case you have missed the press. Apple announced not one but two new models of the iPhone as well as new version of the iOS operating system found on iPhones and iPads. iPhone 5S which features more modes of LTE and a fingerprint scanner… Continue reading

Microsoft Windows 8.1

We usually advise users to wait until the first service pack or x.1 version of software is released. Windows 8.1 is going to be available to current Windows 8 users in a couple of months. It is a good time to upgrade or replace. Should… Continue reading

Labor Day

We hope everyone has a great 3-day weekend. The Lotus support desk will be operating as normal over the holiday. If you need assistance visit us at or call 407-982-5342 X102. The Lotus Management Services office will be closed on Labor Day, Monday, September… Continue reading