Your new CIO: how a great managed service partner (MSP) becomes your virtual CIO

Every company, whatever sector it operates in, needs a Chief Information Officer (CIO), but do you know how to effectively introduce a CIO into your environment? Here's why an MSP is the perfect solution to both your IT and your data needs and how to introduce an MSP as your new virtual CIO.

How a managed services provider reduces your business downtime

Downtime lowers morale, disrupts business operations, and affects your company's profits. Here's why minimizing downtime is so critical and how partnering with a managed services provider (MSP) can help you cut down on unnecessary downtime and keep you profitable when disaster strikes.

The 4 parts of a holistic risk management strategy

All organizations can benefit from a risk management strategy, but is yours as holistic as it could be? By taking a holistic approach, it's possible to make your strategy more effective than usual. Here are some key parts of holistic risk management.

Why your business needs managed cybersecurity

Cybersecurity isn't an area of your business that you should take lightly. If you're struggling to do everything in house, it's time to look at using a managed service provider. With the right team, you'll keep your business secure and save money.

The 5 Factors That Drive Data Outsourcing

When a business grows, its data needs evolve with it - have you considered whether data outsourcing is right for your company? Here is what you need to know about the 5 main factors driving data outsourcing, and how to know when it is time to make the move

What Is a Data Center?

The importance of data cannot be underestimated. The majority of businesses choose to house their data in an off-site data center. In this article, we’ll breakdown what a data center actually is, what its functions are, and how it can help SMBs thrive in the contemporary business landscape.

5 Qualities That Make a Good IT Consultant

Are you considering hiring an IT consultant for your business? You're in the right place. This is something we know a lot about. In today's blog, we're going to be talking about the five key qualities that make a good IT consultant — and why they matter.

What Does An IT Consultant Actually Do?

You’ve probably heard the term IT consultant before. And you may have many ideas as to what they can actually do and what services and value they provide to organizations. The growth of IT consulting has been prominent over the last few years and is expected to hit $53 billion by 2020.

5 Questions to Consider for a Successful Cloud Migration

Ready to migrate your business data and files to the cloud? It's important to keep your organization’s sensitive data safe and secure. The good news is that safe cloud migration is simple: here are the questions you should be asking to ensure you're ready for the big move.

Top 4 Cloud Services Tips for Staying Competitive in 2019

Whether you want a safer business or one that's more flexible, the cloud can prove useful. As an ultra-secure tool that makes mobile working possible, the cloud is becoming a must-have for organizations throughout the country. If you're yet to try it, it's time to explore its capabilities.