The benefits of outsourcing your IT service through Managed Services are many. You can not only control costs but you can also get maximum benefit by ensuring more efficiency and competitiveness. In addition, when you outsource your IT services through Managed Services you can also quickly implement[...]
When you're looking at improving your overall efficiency, you'll look at things such as streamlined programs, easier paperwork, and more training, but it can go a lot further than that. Specifically, how you look at managed IT services could be impacting your business efficiency, and you'll be able [...]
Hurricane Harvey has caused destruction on a larger scale here in Texas. Some folks have lost their lives and the property damage has been done on a huge scale. The effects of the hurricane also proved to be extremely destructive for the business entities. The hurricane destroyed the systems that[...]
Disaster recovery and business continuity plans are issues that almost all small businesses fail to think about. More frequently, they decide they haven't the resources to address such "unthinkables."
If your business was down for 1-2 days or more, what costs would you incur?
Lost revenues and [...]
Entrepreneurs and small businesses, especially ones that are fairly new, often don't think about making plans to recover in case of a disaster. However, it is the smallest business that most likely has the fewest resources to fall back on in case of disaster.
Why don't small business create [...]
Almost by definition, small business owners and entrepreneurs cringe at the concept of outsourcing. Those who start their own companies like the control and autonomy it provides them. Unfortunately, that preference for control and autonomy may have some bad side-effects when it comes to IT.
You went into business because you have an interest and expertise in some particular product or service. You began the firm to offer that product or service, but a dirty little problem came along with that new company - IT requirements.
You need computer equipment, and you need networks, and [...]
You use the cloud and don't even know it. Do you go to Amazon and create a wish list? Do you have an email account on Yahoo? That is cloud computing. All your emails are stored on Yahoo servers somewhere. They are on physical servers, of course, but they aren't on your laptop. The advantage is that[...]
The adoption of technology from the simplest of matters to the most complex problems has rendered us heavily dependent on it. We love paying our bills minutes before they are due. We enjoy seeing loved ones face-to-face on our computer screens. We can access and print our extremely sensitive records[...]
For small- to medium-sized businesses (SMBs), an IT network failure can be devastating because they don't have the resources of large corporations to bounce back from such disasters. Preparation against such devastation may be the only course for them to avoid failure and survive with the least [...]