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Real-World Case Study: Implementing a Disaster Recovery Plan

Failing to stop a cyber attacker, or to pass a Disaster Recovery Plan (DRP) audit could mean you’re focused on the wrong educational resources. Because no matter how many conferences you attend, or how many certifications you receive, nothing beats real-world case studies. If that’s what you’re looking for, a state […]

By | 2018-05-28T10:19:26+00:00 February 28th, 2017|Business, Cloud Services|Comments Off on Real-World Case Study: Implementing a Disaster Recovery Plan

2017 IT Essentials: Disaster Recovery Plan

When disaster strikes, organizations need to put their business continuity plans into action and recover their IT systems as quickly as possible. Failing to do so can have serious financial and reputational repercussions. Despite this, investments in disaster recovery are set aside each year for high-tech IT investments, and every year […]

By | 2018-05-29T05:41:52+00:00 January 11th, 2017|Business, Cloud Services, Security|Comments Off on 2017 IT Essentials: Disaster Recovery Plan

What Do Analytics Have to Do with Your Disaster Recovery Plan?

Data is vital to your business. It’s how you keep records, track activities, and function as a business in general. However, with all of the data that your business generates on a regular basis, it can be difficult to keep everything backed up at all times. Fortunately, there is a […]

By | 2016-11-21T16:00:47+00:00 November 21st, 2016|Business, Business Value|Comments Off on What Do Analytics Have to Do with Your Disaster Recovery Plan?

How to Avoid Your Own Delta IT disaster

Earlier this year, thousands of Delta passengers worldwide were grounded due to a power outage that halted critical IT operations. This was a huge problem not only for the many delayed travelers, but for the airline company itself. Within three days, the airline company canceled around 2300 flights and paid millions […]

By | 2016-09-14T15:00:02+00:00 September 14th, 2016|Business, Business Value, Cloud Services, Security|Comments Off on How to Avoid Your Own Delta IT disaster

5 Ways to Make Tech Trends Work for You

What tech fads have you recently written off as silly and not worth your time? 3D printing, internet of things…Pokémon GO? Juvenile as they may seem at first, these trends helped to make a lot of businesses a lot of money. Navigating the quickly rising and falling auspices of the […]

By | 2016-07-26T15:00:43+00:00 July 26th, 2016|Business, Business Intelligence, Social Media, Trending in Tech|Comments Off on 5 Ways to Make Tech Trends Work for You

Data Buzzwords Explained

One of your business’s most valuable assets is data, and ensuring its safety should be a top priority for your IT department. But what of the fact that there are so many different types of data nowadays? It seems like every few months there’s a new buzzword for the latest […]

By | 2016-07-20T15:00:23+00:00 July 20th, 2016|Business, Business Continuity, Business Intelligence, Business Value|Comments Off on Data Buzzwords Explained

The Right Way to Boost Staff Productivity with Mobile Technology

Most business owners assume that utilizing mobile devices automatically leads to more productivity. Unfortunately, this is not always true. A poor mobile device policy can actually lead to burnout and your employees may become overwhelmed by technology. Here’s how to avoid these pitfalls and get the most out of mobile […]

By | 2018-05-29T06:07:18+00:00 April 18th, 2016|Business|Comments Off on The Right Way to Boost Staff Productivity with Mobile Technology

How to Calculate Your Technology’s ROI

When purchasing new technology, how often do you consider its return on investment? For many business owners, calculating ROI is a tricky task that is sometimes skipped altogether. Here’s how you can gain a better understanding of your technology’s ROI and how you can calculate it in your business.

ROI basics

What […]

By | 2016-04-04T20:00:27+00:00 April 4th, 2016|Business|Comments Off on How to Calculate Your Technology’s ROI

Why “Managed Services” and “Outsourcing” Are Not Exactly the Same Thing

Outsourcing is sometimes a four-letter word in business. It can mean many things but is generally connoted with shipping jobs overseas, offshoring, foreign call centers, and, for better or worse, the cheapening of products and services.

It’s important to understand how the managed services model of outsourcing works in order to […]

By | 2016-03-28T08:55:36+00:00 March 28th, 2016|Business, Business Value, Cloud Services, Joint Effort, SaaS, Trending in Tech|Comments Off on Why “Managed Services” and “Outsourcing” Are Not Exactly the Same Thing