Many businesses that set out to hit ambitious growth numbers soon realized that managed IT services help in diversifying and managing the business better. Essentially, business leaders realized that there is a need to invest money on these services to save time. This time would soon be the most important asset that they have. Many of the service providers seek
Are you considering paring down your operating budget, and are looking for places to trim the fat? Or, are you starting a business and considering which areas to apply your limited resources? You might be thinking that the IT department isn’t a high priority. Before you decide to make any cuts or not to invest in this department, read on
The growth of SaaS and other on-demand services have opened a new path for businesses to save time and money on various IT processes without having to sacrifice the quality of the deliverables. In fact, managed security services are one of the biggest growth markets in technology, reflecting an overall trend of outsourcing business duties as a whole.
Warnings about the need to maintain solid internet security continue to go unheeded by far too many businesses. In addition to high profile hacks such as the ones perpetrated against Ashley Madison and Sony Entertainment, thousands of smaller hacks go unnoticed everyday, victimizing smaller businesses that can’t afford to take a hit to their bottom line.
Creating something from nothing is hard. For the founders of a startup, the drive to create a successful business from just an idea, requires pulling together an entire organization to build a product before the money runs out. Finding the right people with the right talents and skills is tough, especially when it comes to technology, where technology expertise can
As mobile electronic devices become more affordable and high-speed networks more available, an increasing number of employees are working from almost anywhere. The boost to productivity is good news for companies. But there is a downside. Many of those people are using their personal devices for company business. And that can expose your company to significant risk. Here are some
Are you considering implementing a disaster recovery plan? You’ve made an excellent decision. Disaster recovery planning outlines how an organization will deal with potential disasters, be they man-made or natural. The goal of such a plan is to minimize the effect of the disaster so that the company can resume normal operations as quickly as possible. A disaster recovery plan relies
Are you fed up with your current IT provider? Feel like there’s something better out there? You’re probably right. To remain competitive and digitally secure, you will have to occasionally upgrade your technology infrastructure, and this includes your IT services. Switching IT services is not as simple as picking a new service out of a hat. Below, we examine what