Three Steps To Fix IT Management for SMBs

Three Steps To Fix IT Management for SMBsSmall-to-medium-sized businesses (SMBs) tend to have a more difficult time managing IT than larger enterprises. Despite being as technology dependent as larger enterprises, SMBs have tighter budgets and fewer resources to devote to IT management. This leads to a more reactive "break-fix" approach to their technology that never [...]

By | 2017-11-17T17:49:50+00:00 November 17th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Three Steps To Fix IT Management for SMBs

Inquiring SMBs Want to Know… What’s the Difference Between a Help Desk and NOC?

Inquiring SMBs Want to Know... What's the Difference Between a Help Desk and NOC?It's no secret that any growing small-to-medium sized business must monitor and manage its business technology in the most cost-efficient way. The tricky part is figuring out how to do this without sacrificing the overall experience of the end-user. End-users can be [...]

By | 2017-11-10T17:41:04+00:00 November 10th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Inquiring SMBs Want to Know… What’s the Difference Between a Help Desk and NOC?

Understanding Managed Services and How They Benefit SMBs

Understanding Managed Services and How They Benefit SMBsSmall to medium sized businesses (SMBs) receive a lot of calls each day from slick sales people peddling the next technology trend that's going to save them money and revolutionize how they do business. They're all too quick to caution that if you don't listen to them, you'll [...]

By | 2017-11-03T17:38:13+00:00 November 3rd, 2017|News|Comments Off on Understanding Managed Services and How They Benefit SMBs

Are Managed IT Services Right For You? A Few Things to Consider

Are Managed IT Services Right For You? A Few Things to ConsiderHow do you get a small business to recognize the value of manages IT services? In the start-up environment, we encounter an eclectic bunch of personality types. There is a reason people become entrepreneurs or C-level execs. When we meet the owners or decision [...]

By | 2017-10-27T17:37:32+00:00 October 27th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Are Managed IT Services Right For You? A Few Things to Consider

Breaking News: Downtime Kills Small Businesses

Breaking News: Downtime Kills Small BusinessesDowntime is bad news for any business whether big or small.A recent two-hour New York Times' downtime occurrence sent Twitter ablaze and their stock price plummeting.Google going down for one to five hours resulted in lost revenue up to $500,000 and decreased overall web traffic by 40%.We know what you're [...]

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Is That A Business Continuity Plan in Your Pocket…Or A Bunch of Jargon?

Is That a Business Continuity Plan in Your Pocket or a Bunch of Jargon?Technology is full of difficult jargon. To further complicate things, certain terms are often used in a different context between one publication or service provider and the next. An example of this is the usage of backup, disaster recovery, and business continuity. [...]

By | 2017-10-13T17:25:19+00:00 October 13th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Is That A Business Continuity Plan in Your Pocket…Or A Bunch of Jargon?

8 Hard Truths for SMBs not Worried About Data Recovery and Business Continuity

8 Cold Hard Truths for SMBs Not Worried About Disaster Recovery and Business ContinuityThe foundation of any successful business continuity solution is the ability to retrieve data from any point in time from anywhere. When the topic of data recovery and business continuity comes up, you get the feeling that many decision makers at smaller [...]

By | 2017-10-06T17:15:26+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 8 Hard Truths for SMBs not Worried About Data Recovery and Business Continuity

The Sky’s the Limit for SMBs Taking to the Cloud

The Sky's the Limit for SMBs Taking to the CloudThere has been a lot of hype about cloud computing transforming the way small-to-medium sized businesses do business. Proponents of the cloud say that cloud computing has leveled the playing field, allowing SMBs to finally compete with bigger companies despite their limited financial resources and staffing.Still, [...]

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Why Should You Get On The Cloud?

A recent article by The Guardian (UK) states that the cloud industry is set to see a growth of around 30% soon. But many small and medium business owners are still struggling to make sense of the cloud and how it can benefit them. If you are one of them, then here’s what’s in store [...]

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Understand How Data Losses Happen – In Order to Prevent Them

Small business owners are often worried about data loss. Rightly so, because data loss has the potential to wipe out a business. We have identified the most common forms of data loss so you can see how they fit into your business and assess the risks related to each of these pitfalls.1. Human Error - [...]

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