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Apr
17

Hydroponic Vegetables

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WRIS loves to talk about our clients, but being a Cleveland based company with Cleveland born leadership, we're also excited about local businesses doing cool things.  We're going to try to highlight more and more of these as the year goes on, but we're going to start with our friends at Great Lakes Growers.

 

GLG is based in Burton, Ohio, 34 miles east of downtown Cleveland, in eastern Geauga County. They are a grower of lettuces and herbs, and supply to both the food service (restaurant) industry, and large chain grocery stores throughout the Great Lakes region.  In existence only a...

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Apr
10

The Heartbleed Bug

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Many of our clients have been asking if they should be concerned about the The Heartbleed Bug and their website.  Our answer is no.  WRIS does not use the OpenSSL cryptographic software library and fortunately hosts 99% of our sites on a platform that is not susceptible to this bug.  Our outsourced partner for shared cPanel servers patched their servers on 4/9/14 to prevent any issues with the known Heartbleed bug.

Google Apps, Gmail users should not need to take any action. Google has issued a statement indicating they have patched Gmail and are confident that they did so before any damage could be done. To find out more about The...

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Apr
02

A Sweet Endeavor

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It’s spring time in Cleveland (even though the weather hasn’t necessarily felt like it), and that means the sap is running from the maple trees. For the sixth consecutive year, WRIS Sales Director Jim Abbott and WRIS Client Justin Madden are working together to produce and bottle their own Ohio maple syrup.  In combination with two other friends, Jim and Justin are part of MAPS (Madden, Abbott, Pustai & Stafford), and as their ‘production facility’ is in Russell, OH, they like to call their product “Russell  Fancy”. This name is a takeoff on the...

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