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9 Tips to Help Small Businesses Balance Their IT Budget

Posted by Scott Breitman on October 22, 2019

One of the basics of running a successful business is to make and stick to a budget. We all know that is much easier said than done, but this vital tool can allow you to see the complete picture of what your small business is spending on IT services. Analyzing spending, profits, and cash flow enables you to ... Read More

Topics: managed IT services, business information, IT questions

Managed IT Service Provider Terms to Know

Posted by Mike Hurt on August 27, 2019

Working with a managed IT service provider (MSP) is very different from having IT personnel on staff. They may not be in the office, but the MSP is very knowledgeable and can offer support 24 hours a day—not just from 9 to 5. Sometimes, you may feel like you are speaking a different language. We have broken down ... Read More

Topics: managed IT services, IT questions

My Computer’s Been Infected! What Do I Do?

Posted by Mike Hurt on May 31, 2019

We all risk accidentally downloading dangerous malware while browsing the internet. Malicious software can slow our computers, leak sensitive information, and even lead to heavy financial losses. While a few simple techniques can remove many viruses, malicious software is growing more sophisticated, and ... Read More

Topics: computer repair, computer security, IT questions

10 Reasons to Be Proactive & Not Reactive with Business IT

Posted by Scott Breitman on January 19, 2019

Outdated, reactive IT services end up costing businesses untold amounts of revenue each year. We are all familiar with the old IT model. Employees submit a help ticket when their computers malfunction, and the IT department does their best to ... Read More

Topics: managed IT services, IT questions

Differences Between a Mediocre and Exceptional IT Company

Posted by Scott Breitman on October 8, 2018

Whether a company is improving its efficiency or struggling to maintain profitability, one line item in the budget that often finds itself on the chopping block is the allocation for managed IT services.

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Topics: managed IT services, IT questions

My Mobile Device Broke! Now What?

Posted by Mike Hurt on August 22, 2017
If your mobile device broke, don't panic. There are a few different solutions for you to consider. Let's take a look at exactly what you should and should not do after your device ... Read More

Topics: computer repair, IT questions

Can Opening Email Harm My Computer?

Posted by Mike Hurt on May 30, 2017

 

 

Viruses and malware are can slow down your computer, plague you with unwanted popups, threaten the security of your personal information, and/or attempt to gain unauthorized access to your computer, so it’s vital that you Read More

Topics: computer security, computer maintenance, IT questions

Don’t Turn Off Your Computer at Night—Do This Instead

Posted by William Stasak on April 20, 2017

 

Computers have changed a lot in the last 30 years. Rather than one family PC, many families now have multiple computing devices, including tablets, smartphones, laptops, and desktop personal computers. The recommendations on how to care for your computers has changed as the technology has ... Read More

Topics: computer maintenance, IT questions

Does My Computer Have a Virus?

Posted by Mike Hurt on March 20, 2017

 

You’ve probably read about all kinds of threats to your computer, including viruses, spyware, ransomware, “Trojan horses,” and more (collectively called “Read More

Topics: computer security, computer maintenance, IT questions

Why Is My Computer Slow (and How Can I Fix It)?

Posted by Mike Hurt on February 21, 2017

 

 

One of the most frustrating things is when your computer runs slower than you expect it to—lagging when opening programs, struggling to load webpages, and worse. If you’re starting to develop an Office Space-worthy case of computer rage, the following explanations ... Read More

Topics: computer maintenance, IT questions