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Your guide to transitioning to managed services

If your business hasn’t transitioned to managed services yet, you’ll want to take a look at why over half of small to medium-sized businesses are already relying on an MSP and what you can do to make the transition go smoothly. Use these steps as a guide to finding a partner that can support your business’s success.

5 steps to building an IT roadmap

An IT roadmap communicates to stakeholders how the company’s technology investments will support the overall growth strategy. If you have plans to create an IT roadmap, this article is for you.

The strategic value of a Managed Service Provider (MSP) partnership

A great Managed Service Provider (MSP) can reduce downtime, increase your cybersecurity protection, and grow your business in a sustainable way. Here are the reasons why there’s strategic value in partnering with an MSP – and some tips on how to choose the right MSP for your company.

The true cost of break-fix downtime

Although taking a break-fix approach to technology may have worked well for you so far, it won’t work well forever. It can soon become costly, especially in the event of a hard drive failure. Now’s a good time to start exploring managed services.

Break-fix vs. managed services

When it comes to IT support for your business, you need to know what’s best for your circumstances. After all, expensive downtime could be catastrophic. Here, we weigh up the pros and cons of break-fix versus managed services to help you make the right decision.

6 steps to the perfect disaster recovery plan

Your disaster recovery plan exists to prevent significant financial losses and damage to your reputation. If you’re yet to create a plan or if you haven’t updated yours in a while, there are certain steps you need to take. By following them, you keep your business safe.

5 Tech New Year’s Resolutions You Should Make in 2020

As 2020 looms, the possibilities feel endless. Not only are we entering a new year, but also a whole new decade. It’s time to start thinking about how you can kick-off the Roaring 20s 2.0 and set your business up for success. Here are five tech New Year’s resolutions you should make in 2020.

Top Gifts for the Tech Nerd in Your Life

The holiday season is in full swing, and it’s well and truly time to start your Christmas shopping. You’ve got a long list of things to buy, but what should you get for the tech nerd in your life, whether that be your significant other or the head of your IT team? Here are our top four gift ideas.

Real-Life Examples of Business Continuity Plans That Failed

Business continuity plans fail for many reasons, whether it’s a lack of effective communication or an unclear strategy for getting your key business operations live again. To prevent your business continuity plan from failing, here are some examples of what not to do.