May 2018 - In This Issue:

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Another day, another ransomware attack in the news...cities, schools, hospitals, corporations & more. But, these attacks could have been prevented.

Learn the 3 Keys to protecting your organization against Ransomware.
Join Corey Munson with PC Matic for this crucial Webinar.
Wednesday, June 6th
9:00AM CST - 9:30AM CST 

AEA Purchasing awarded the Dell laptop contract for 2018 and 2019 to Erb's Technology Solutions (ETS) in April.  The contract is for Dell's entire laptop lineup including the Dell Latitude 3000 series, 5000 series and 7000 series.

In addition to these laptops, Erb's was also awarded the entire Dell Chromebook lineup last fall. 

For more information on the different configurations of Dell units under contract, please contact:
Microsoft has begun the long, slow roll-out of Windows 10 version 1803 via Windows Update. Here's how you can take charge of the update process, avoid unpleasant surprises, and schedule the installation for a convenient time.

The Windows 10 April 2018 Update, version 1803, began arriving automatically on some PCs on May 8th. (Early adopters have already had access to the upgrade since its official release on April 30.)
When will the PCs in your home and office receive this feature update?

Delivering authentic experiences in the classroom and learning how to juggle district data are two wide themes that will monopolize education discussion in the next 12 months. 

On a recent day in late October the mayor of Johnsonville, NC was setting up a 125-gallon aquarium, which would eventually host a pair of bala sharks, a catfish, three oscars and live coral for real-life science lessons on saltwater habitats. Anthony Johnson's fourth and fifth graders at  Isenberg Elementary School  in Salisbury, NC refer to the tank as "Lake Johnsonville."


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