Andy Judge

Grove Networks has been serving the Miami area since 2000, providing IT Support such as technical helpdesk support, computer support, and consulting to small and medium-sized businesses.

Andy Judge, Founder and CEO

Andrew Judge founded Grove Networks in 2000 to provide big business quality IT support to small businesses throughout Dade and Broward counties. Today, Grove Networks serves small businesses to Fortune 500 Companies in the US, Caribbean and South America with over two hundred clients in 12 countries and 15 states.

A graduate of the University of Miami with a Masters from the University of Rhode Island, he has attained over 30 certifications from Microsoft and Apple, to VMware and DataCore. He has serviced and/or taught organizations such as IBM, Sun Microsystems, EDS, EMC, Wachovia, Bank United, and Raytheon. While in graduate school, Andrew built his own aircraft, and he still enjoys flying both for business and pleasure. He has also participated in the Angel Flight program aiding in the transport of critically ill, low-income individuals who need special medical treatment but are unable to afford transportation. Andy is a proud member of Sigma Chi and the Heartland Technology Group.

Windows 7 Support is Coming to an End

Windows 7 Support is Coming to an End

Here’s something that may surprise you, Windows 7 is still one of the more popular operating systems. This is troubling since Microsoft is shutting off support for the OS on January 14, 2020. 

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Where is Your Data and Who Can See It?

Where is Your Data and Who Can See It?

We are all in the cloud. The concept of cloud computing and cloud storage has revolutionized the way businesses handle data storage and software distribution. We have helped many of our clients utilize cloud-based services, and these days, most of us are connected to this entity labeled as “the cloud” in one way or another. The question is, how can we tell if our data is safe?

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Basic Cybersecurity Practices to Minimize Risk

Basic Cybersecurity Practices to Minimize Risk

With cybersecurity talent at such a critical shortage, data breaches that expose millions of people’s sensitive information are routine occurrences. It is one of the biggest problems that the modern business faces. Since shortages have businesses of all types scrambling for cybersecurity personnel we thought we’d put together a list of five things that every person should know about how to keep systems secure. 

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Chatbots and Other Simple Artificial Intelligence

Chatbots and Other Simple Artificial Intelligence

There are plenty of technologies that come to define the point of time in which they were developed. The printing press, the light bulb, the automobile, etc. Today, we live in a time where new, and potentially transcendent technologies seem to be a dime a dozen. In the past twenty years we’ve seen the development of the mobile device, broadband technology (both wired and wireless), social media, blockchain and cryptocurrency, all the way to self-driving cars. None of these technologies (even YouTube) has the promise that Artificial Intelligence has, however. Let’s take a look at how businesses are using AI to improve their business right now.

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What Value Do Managed Services Offer? Finally, Procurement

What Value Do Managed Services Offer? Finally, Procurement

The information technology solutions that are out there for businesses to utilize are constantly improving. While these improvements are beneficial to your operational abilities, you do need to make sure you are staying up to date. This is where a managed service provider can help. Here, in the final part of our series exploring the value of managed services, we’re considering procurement assistance.

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