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How to Get Better IT Support with Managed IT Services

How to get better IT support with managed IT services
Imagine it’s a Monday morning at the office. You’ve got coffee in hand and you’re ready to tackle a big project that you know will bring your business more revenue. You turn on your computer, look around and breathe in…

How Does Cloud Storage Work? Plus 8 More FAQs About the Cloud

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Smart business owners are always looking for ways to increase productivity, improve operations, and mitigate risks. One way many companies are achieving these goals is through the cloud. Unless your head has been in the clouds, you probably have heard…

IT Support Pricing: How to Choose the Right Plan

Pricing Models for IT Support
Are you getting the best value for your budget with your IT support? There are two basic types of service plans that most IT companies offer.

The Pros and Cons of Upgrading Your Business Software

Upgrading your business software
Some business leaders mistakenly believe that the only advantage of upgrading business softwaris to give employees something new to play with.

The True Cost of Outdated Tech for Your Business

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Continuing to run those old, obsolete, slow, and outdated machines is actually costing your business money—and creating security risks that could potentially cost you your entire livelihood. Here are three top reasons why investing in up-to-date technology is the smart…

What Windows 7 End of Life (January 2020) Means for Your Business

Windows 7 End of Life
If you're still using Windows 7, your PC just became a target. Windows 7 extended support ends as of January 14, 2020, which means that Microsoft will no longer provide technical support, software updates, or security patches.

How to Create Your IT Budget

How to Create Your IT Budget
Your IT budget is like a manifestation of your business’s overall IT strategy for the future— whether you’re looking one year ahead or five years ahead. And, our IT budgeting tips in today’s blog post should help you hone your…

The True Cost of Spam for Your Company

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Spam email is nothing new. We’re all used to receiving spam messages, and having an overflowing junk folder is just part of having an email account. In fact, we may joke about the particularly funny or cringe-worthy spam emails we…

7 Critical Questions to Ask When Hiring a Managed IT Services Partner

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Your computer systems and network are the lifeblood of your business, so when considering hiring a managed IT services provider, you need to find someone you can trust. Here are important questions you should ask any IT company before you…

6 Benefits of Managed IT Services for Your Business

6 benefits of Managed IT services
Managed IT Services have existed for years. However, many businesses and organizations have relied solely on in-house IT teams to manage their technology. According to research from CompTIA, that trend has is changing as more businesses recognize the value of…