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Three computers tips all employees should know

Every time something goes wrong with one of your employees’ computers and they call their IT support, they lose time and your company loses money. MSPs understand this, which is why they work proactively to prevent problems before they occur. However, computers will inevitably experience technical or hardware-related problems, so it’s important that employees have a basic level of knowledge that will enable them to recognize problems when they occur, allow them to try a few simple troubleshooting steps that may resolve the issue more quickly than calling IT support, and take a few easy steps to prevent small issues from blowing up into big problems. Read more…

Bonded Broadband: guaranteed connectivity

The world around us is increasingly putting greater demands on our connectivity to the internet – in many places the broadband services available haven’t kept up. This may be because you’re trying to implement a data intensive solution such as SaaS or VoIP, or simply that you have too many users on too slow a connection. For many businesses, fibre isn’t yet available, or if it is it’s still not quick enough for the demands of the business. Premium connectivity solutions such as Leased Lines are generally available, but often too costly. Read more…

Cloud Migration – Should you move your small business to the Cloud?

Almost all businesses rely on technology to support their operations and bring in revenue, but in many cases, that can evolve into a huge cost for a small but growing company. In the world of a small businesses (SMB), getting the most out of your capital is a defining factor for success in the future. Cloud migration can remedy this issue by moving an organization’s onsite business element, data, or applications to the cloud environment. With the growth of the Cloud today, it may seem like a no-brainer to outsource to a cloud provider. But is the Cloud always the way to go for a small business? With IT a critical component of business operations, decision makers need to leverage the pros and cons and determine if a migration to the cloud is really the best direction for the company. Read more…

MSPs help small business stay on the cutting edge

When economies struggle, small businesses often bear the brunt. Even in a thriving market, it’s difficult for them to stay afloat. Today’s global, digital marketplace provides the opportunity for greater success, allowing any company to reach a broader customer base. But a business without a big budget often has trouble accessing the technology it needs to keep up with larger competitors. Enter managed service providers (MSPs) who offer practical solutions to level the playing field. Read more…