Yearly Archives: 2015

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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 | 2015-12-30T22:14:40+00:00 December 30th, 2015|Uncategorized|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 | 2015-12-24T14:06:47+00:00 December 24th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Are Managed IT Services Right For You? A Few Things to Consider

Relax…WIndows XP Doesn’t Have to Be Such A Headache

Relax... Windows XP Migration Doesn't Have to Be Such a HeadacheIf you’re a small-to-midsize business owner still using computers running on the Windows XP operating system, enough is enough! The end is near. On April 8, 2014, Microsoft will stop supporting XP. Whether you’re migrating from XP out of this sheer necessity, or you’ve been [...]

By | 2015-12-16T18:36:49+00:00 December 16th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Relax…WIndows XP Doesn’t Have to Be Such A Headache

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 [...]

By | 2015-12-09T17:52:16+00:00 December 9th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Breaking News: Downtime Kills Small Businesses

What You Can Learn from Business Regulator’s Business Continuity

What You Can Learn From U.S. Regulator's Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery RecommendationsU.S regulators have recommended that all futures and securities firms review and update their current data backup, disaster recovery, and business continuity solutions.Prompted by closures in the equities and options market in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, Regulators including the SEC, FINRA, and [...]

By | 2015-12-03T15:18:03+00:00 December 3rd, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on What You Can Learn from Business Regulator’s Business Continuity

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 | 2015-11-25T22:17:46+00:00 November 25th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Is That A Business Continuity Plan in Your Pocket…Or A Bunch of Jargon?