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Instant business continuity when your internet is down: Internet backup using automatic cellular failover.

Posted July 31, 2018 by Communications

 

It is vital to your business that your company keeps running during a temporary internet outage, or, a natural disaster. The ability to keep ‘business as usual’ takes on a new level of urgency when that business is dependent on a reliable internet connection. If that connection is interrupted...

filed under: local I.T. Support, Hurricane preparedness, Business continuity, Redundant internet circuit, Internet backup, Cellular internet failover

Does your IT Person Need Back-up too?

Posted November 29, 2017 by Communications

Every company needs strong back-up and disaster recovery plans to protect their data and productivity but what about a ‘back-up’ plan for your IT guy or gal? Do you have an overworked IT person who is working on projects requiring concentration yet constantly being interrupted with pleas for help...

filed under: Managed Services, Network Services, local I.T. Support

it support that listens to you

Posted November 13, 2017 by Communications

 

You deserve an IT service provider who is skilled in these areas:

  1. Does your provider listen and ‘hear between the lines’ and communicate without ‘arrogance and acronyms’? Your IT service engineer should have patience and concentrate on hearing what you, the customer is expressing, whether it’s...

filed under: local I.T. Support

Time or Money - What is More Valuable to You?

Posted February 9, 2017 by Dan Madigan

 

Would you choose time over money, or, money over time? It’s one of those dilemmas of happiness. To save one, you often have to spend the other and you never seem to have enough of either.

 Here are some technology solutions to save you time and money:

1. Cut down on paper use.

Not only is...

filed under: Network Services, local I.T. Support

IS YOUR BUSINESS BEING HELD HOSTAGE BY YOUR LOCAL I.T. SUPPORT?

Posted January 26, 2017 by Dan Madigan

As we meet with more and more business owners we are unfortunately finding that many of them are held hostage by their local I.T. support  or MSP. Here are a few ways that local businesses are held captive by their I.T. support vendor.

1.) Your local I.T. support vendor is the only one who has...

filed under: Technology mistakes, SMB., Managed Services, local I.T. Support