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Microsoft Windows 7 End of Life: What This Means for Your Business

January 14, 2020, as of this date, Microsoft will no longer produce any patches or updates for the Windows 7 platform. This potentially exposes users of devices with the Windows 7 operating system to vulnerabilities.
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How An IT Consultant Can Help You Scale Your Business

To support your organization’s growth, you’ll need the right technology. To make scalability more seamless, IT consultants can help. Find out about the benefits of engaging IT consultants.
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Antivirus Is Not Enough: A Guide To 2019 Security

Cybersecurity threats are evolving all the time. While antivirus software may have protected your business in the past, it's no longer sufficient to defend you from all possible threats. Here's why you need more than antivirus to protect your business from hackers in 2019.

In-House vs. Outsourced IT: The Real Pros and Cons

Time is money. Business owners know this better than anyone. So, why are so many hesitant to outsource their IT? Let’s examine a few of the real pros and cons of outsourced IT services. We’ll then share a few tell-tale signs that you’re actually losing money by keeping IT tasks in-house.

The Difference in Value Between an IT Guy and a Strategic Help Desk

When you enlist the help of what we’ll call an “IT guy,” you can’t expect they are capable of handling every IT issue you may encounter. This limited approach may be fine for your home setup; in the fast-paced business world, reliable support is critical. Let’s take a look at the four big differences between an “IT guy” and an IT helpdesk.
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Making the case for a managed service provider in 2019

A managed service provider (also known as an MSP) takes care of an organization’s IT functions — moving away from an in-house model.

7 signs that tell you it's time to look for a new IT services provider

Is your IT services provider giving you exactly what you need? Are they supporting your business and securing optimal uptime? If you are unsure about this, it might be time to make a change.

7 Cybersecurity Best Practices Your Business Should Follow

Ransomware has completely locked you out of crucial files needed to run your business. Customer names and addresses have been obtained by a cybercriminal to be sold to shadow brokers.
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The three best data backup options for businesses

If you’re not backing up your business data, drop everything and organize a backup solution right now. An estimated 140,000 hard drives fail in the US each week – without a robust backup strategy, you are putting your critical information at risk.
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5 ways outsourced IT can give you ROI

Outsourcing your IT gives you benefits that you’ve otherwise overlooked with an in-house team. Here are 5 benefits of outsourcing that can give you ROI.