Posts Tagged ‘youngstown’


We’ve Moved!

In Uncategorized on January 31, 2012 by PALO creative Tagged: ,



Local Tech Firm Backs Up Mahoning Valley Scrappers

In Clients in the News on June 8, 2011 by PALO creative Tagged: , , , ,


DRS, LLC Upgrades Scrappers IT Infrastructure


June 8, 2011 (Youngstown, OH) – Continuing its effort to support and connect the Mahoning Valley Community through technology, DRS, LLC has partnered with the area’s only professional baseball organization.


As part of a unique four-year deal, DRS will be giving its data center and support services and solutions to Mahoning Valley Scrappers. The deal will completely upgrade the Scrappers IT infrastructure, making it more secure and stable.


“The Scrappers organization can now focus on what they do best: baseball and community entertainment,” said DRS CEO Mike Meloy. By letting us handle its IT, the Scrappers won’t have to worry about the challenge of their infrastructure, and consequently be much more productive in their core business.


DRS will be managing all the IT services for the Scrappers, including server hosting, data backup hosting and IT support. The organization will have full access to a 24/7 help desk, faster internet connections, and a personal IT professional from DRS doing proactive maintenance on their systems.


“The Scrappers is a great organization that helps bring the community together through a shared love of baseball. Anything we can do to make things a little easier for them, makes things a little more fun for Mahoning Valley residents,” Meloy said.



About DRS, LLC

DRS LLC is an information technology consulting firm and service provider specializing in Cloud services, Managed Services, data center operations, and network infrastructure deployment including local area networks, wide area networks, VoIP, and connectivity. For more information visit



New Media Marketing

In Company News,Social Media News,Tech News on January 5, 2011 by PALO creative Tagged: , ,

We recently presented on new media marketing and mobile application development at a technology workshop in Youngstown, OH. The goal of the workshop was to bring together experts in different tech fields with business owners. With all the changes going on in technology, this event was a good way for business owners to learn what’s new and how they can benefit. Presenters included VMWare and Cisco and topics ranged from cloud computing to outsourcing vs in-house IT. Our presentation on new media marketing can be downloaded in power point form by clicking New Media.

Some highlights from the presentation include:

How much are social media connections worth?

Who is using social media, how are they using it and how often?

How businesses benefit from it?

Tips for getting the maximum benefit without added stress

A few case studies on different uses of social media campaigns

Online Marketing: what is it and how to best utilize it.

For more information on new media or mobile application development contact us at


Technology Solutions Workshop in Youngstown

In Company News,Tech News on November 10, 2010 by PALO creative Tagged: , , , , ,

We are presenting on new media marketing and mobile app development at a technology workshop hosted by DRS, LLC on Wed, Nov. 17th. The event is free and includes breakfast, lunch and a chance to win an iPod Touch. Plus, you will learn about some really cool stuff happening in the tech world from big name players.

This event will include presentations about the latest technologies and solutions by select vendors, as well as a roundtable discussion forum and tours of the North Data Center.

Presenters include: Cisco, VMWare, DRS, E-Safe, BroadRband, XO Communications, Odyssey, VIA680, Hill, Barth & King, and PALO Creative

Topics include: Small-Medium Business Cloud Computing, The Private vs. Public Cloud, C-Level Budgeting and Finance Topics, and New Media Marketing

For more information and to register for this FREE event go to

All attendees will be entered into a drawing for a Free iPod Touch! Must be present to win.