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SMB Nation has been serving the Bainbridge Island area since 2001, providing IT Support such as technical helpdesk support, computer support, and consulting to small and medium-sized businesses.

MicroPower Technologies Honored at American Technology Awards

MPlogo3Earlier today, MicroPower Technologies, Inc., a San Diego, CA-based surveillance device company, announced that it has been awarded the top honor in the Green Technology category at the first annual American Technology Awards.

MicroPower Technologies earned this honor with their solar-powered, wireless surveillance camera that can monitor between ½ and 2 miles, and work for 5 straight days in complete darkness. As a company, MicroPower has been working to help its customers keep on top of the technology trends while remaining sensitive to the environmental impact of new technology. You can read one of their white papers here.

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D&H Distributing Reports over 39 Million Green Products Sold as part of “Go Green” Program

dandhjpgEarlier this week, D&H Distributing announced that it has sold over 39 million Green products since its launch of the “Go Green” campaign in 2010. Company representatives said that although this program was originally meant to foster awareness in the IT Community, and to reduce the company’s carbon footprint, it has taken on a mind of its own.

The D&H “Go Green” Program features a special “green” product filter for resellers to use in their searches, as well as a dedicated “Think Green” link on the reseller site menu, which features special offers and facts about D&H’s current green efforts.

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Evolution: Going Lean, Mean and Green

HarryB HeadshotSMB Nation magazine moves to an all-digital format

I just had a telephone call with a longtime industry leader in the SMB community, and I told him that, after seven years in print, SMB Nation magazine was evolving to the digital format favored by readers everywhere. Beyond the traditional arguments for digital content we all know, such as environmental concerns, there are however, even more compelling strategic reasons I want to share with you here regarding this change.

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