Backup Delivers Peace of Mind in Times of Crisis

Backup Delivers Peace of Mind in Times of Crisis
With most businesses dipping into their disaster recovery strategies, and millions of workers either out of work or working remotely, it is honestly a great time to remind you that March 31st is World Backup Day. This is a day where we help promote the idea of taking backups of your crucial IT systems to ensure that you have access to your important information if a disaster were to strike your business. Well, here we are…A disaster has struck millions of...

Is a NAS Right for Your Office?

Is a NAS Right for Your Office?
Today’s business generates a lot more data than in the past. For a small or medium-sized business storing this data, it can get pretty expensive pretty quickly. One way to store and manage all this data is by using Network attached storage (NAS). Today, we will define NAS and explain when it might be a good fit for your business. What is Network Attached Storage? It is exactly as the name suggests: a network-attached device that houses removable hard drives for...

Is Your Business Prepared to Deal with Coronavirus?

Is Your Business Prepared to Deal with Coronavirus?
World events have always had a big impact on the banks that one finds on Wall Street, but in many ways, the one that coronavirus (COVID-19) has demonstrated has been unprecedented. As such, it almost provides a case study of the importance that disaster recovery planning has for any business… Wall Street institutions included. As the virus has spread across the world, markets everywhere have felt its impact. Distribution patterns have been disrupted due to...

Is Your Workforce Engaged?

Is Your Workforce Engaged?
Today, there is a lot to consider about how businesses handle mobility. Think about it, today it isn’t surprising when someone pulls up work-related content on their phone outside of work hours. It’s just part of their job. This shift is relatively new, and needs to be examined to see if the pros outweigh the cons for the employee, but also for the business. The first thing you’d think of is that business owners and managers would be grateful for the access they...

Why Should You Outsource Business Processes?

Why Should You Outsource Business Processes?
There quite a few reasons that it makes sense for a small-to-medium-sized business to lean on outsourced assets. Let’s go over a few of the biggest benefits that you could see from bringing on these kinds of services, from both a financial and operational stance. Financial Benefits of Outsourcing Naturally, there are assorted financial perks to adopting an outsourcing policy, including: Decreased Costs This is perhaps the most well-known benefit of outsourcing, as...

Vendor Management Saves You Time and Money

Vendor Management Saves You Time and Money
The small businesses that rely on technology typically logs a lot of phone time with technology vendors. Decision makers that may not know more than the average person about IT can be left making important technology decisions when they think they are just making financial decisions. Today, we’re going to explain how they are different and what your next step is.  For the SMB, investment in IT fuels growth in productivity. That demand is exactly why there are...