The magazines and blogs out there often spend a lot of time saying that technology is ruining our lives; but the truth of the matter is that technology is the future and it's full of good things. Like all things, you just need to make sure that you find the right place for your cyber options and [...]
If you've got multiple offices (or just one), you know that having the right kind of information in all places can be easier said than done. That is, until our modern times where having the cloud is a realistic option for putting together the right kind of package for getting information where it [...]
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[...]