Employee Spotlight, 2013 Employee of the Year, Melanie Mortensen

by Tiana Tharaldson

Melanie is a huge contributor here at Renodis and was recognized by her colleagues as Employee of the Year in 2013 as a result. Many years in telecommunications arms her with a breadth of knowledge – she’s extremely helpful with wireline issues and currently leads the support desk. You may have also read one of her posts on the Renodis blog! Please take a few minutes to get to know Mell:


We’re Getting Lync at Our Office…Should I be Excited?

by Tiana Tharaldson

Microsoft Lync, available in the bundled business version of Office 365, is yet another way to stay connected to your co-workers, colleagues and clients. You can message, have a video or audio call, host a presentation and work collaboratively with others on the same screen. It has become so popular, there’s even an entire multi-day conference dedicated to it. Here are some reasons why it is such a great business solution and some potential disadvantages.


5 Ways to Burn through Your Data Plan and Rack up Your Bill

by Brian Dykhuizen

With increased data speeds on mobile networks and devices (and there seems to be an app for everything), we are doing more than we ever have before…most couldn’t imagine life without them.  With great bandwidth comes great responsibility.   Some people get so lost in what their mobile devices can do that they forget the consequences. 


Why Should I Care About HTML5?

by Chris Hardee

If you’ve spent some time online, chances are good you’ve heard of HTML5.  HTML stands for Hypertext Markup Language and the fifth version is likely to make some major changes in the way we all use the web.  However, many people are probably left wondering, “Why should I care about HTML5 and how does it help my company?”

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Renodis Blog Roundup: Most Popular Blogs of 2013

by Tiana Tharaldson

As 2013 comes to a close, we wanted to showcase our top 5 most popular blogs over the last year.  Take a moment to explore these resources that garnered the most attention amongst your peers, and most importantly…


Employee Spotlight: Mike Belmont, Enterprise Account Manager

by Tiana Tharaldson

Renodis takes a lot of pride in our office culture, setting us apart from the stereotypical telecom environment.  That includes pride in our employees – both as productive, innovative members of the team AND as dynamic individuals.  That’s why we choose to showcase some of our talented team members.  This week, get to know Mike!


Client Spotlight: Tornier

by Tiana Tharaldson

This week we proudly feature Tornier as part of our ongoing client spotlight series.  Tornier designs, manufactures, and markets devices for joint replacement and soft tissue repair - helping to improve patients’ lives by restoring motion and physical vitality.


4 Things IT Leaders Can Learn from the World’s Greatest Athletes

by Ryan Carter

We all think of the same names when we think of the world’s greatest athletes. Muhammad Ali, Jim Brown, Bo Jackson, Wayne Gretzky, Michael Jordan, Willie Mays, Dale Earnhardt Sr, Roger Federer, Tiger Woods, Carl Lewis - the list goes on and on. There could be a great debate as to who is the greatest athlete of all time, but one thing is for sure, these athletes changed the face of their game and dominated their profession at one time or another.


Renodis Invited to Sponsor Minneapolis Mid-Market CIO Executive Summit for the Second Year in a Row

by Colleen Kranz

Saint Paul, MN (November 26, 2013) – Renodis (, the only firm in America providing professional management of communications infrastructure, has been invited to sponsor the upcoming Minneapolis Mid-Market CIO Executive Summit on December 4th at the Hyatt Regency in Minneapolis. This is the second year in a row that Renodis has been invited to participate in this event.