IT project pro tips that will save you time and money

Managing a new IT project is a major undertaking. Handled the wrong way, an IT project can quickly turn into a headache. And when IT projects go off the rails, they frequently fall off schedule and out of line with their budgets. But there are things that you can do to help your IT project along.
IT network

How to get your IT network to optimal performance and keep it there

By approaching each IT network with both short- and long-term goals in mind, we provide solutions to today's issues and tomorrow's technology challenges. And the whole time, we keep our core values in mind: creativity, preparedness, punctuality and protection of their client's proprietary data.

The quick guide to creating an IT project plan in 6 steps

IT project plans are the backbone of any successful IT venture. Why? Because over 20% of IT projects fail due to a lack of dedicated resources, and over 40% fail because company priorities change midway through a project.

Windows 7 will no longer be supported, what does this mean to you?

Support ends on January 14, 2020, Microsoft will stop offering support and patches for your computer. Your operating system will become gradually more vulnerable to cyberthreats, and that can put your whole business at risk.

How to Spend Your IT Budget Before EoY

Have excess IT budget? The pressure is on. You’ve got a short amount of time to make meaningful purchases. If you fail to do so, the cash is gone. If you opt for something useless, then you’ve just wasted valuable company dollars. Here are our top tips for spending your IT budget before EoY.
IT Budget end of year

The Ultimate Guide to EoY IT Spending

It's not always easy to know how to budget for IT spending when the end of year rolls around. With so much to consider, it's easy to get lost in the process. Take a look at our guide to EoY IT spending and budgeting, and position your business for success next year.

Section 179 and What It Means to Your IT Budget

Ever wondered if it's possible to reduce your overall tax burden? Thanks to Section 179, it just might be - here's what you need to know about Section 179, which business activities it applies to, and whether it can save your business money on its tax liabilities this year.

Firewalls and What They Mean to Your Business

Businesses of every size are vulnerable to hacking attempts, and a firewall is still a valuable tool for protecting commercial IT infrastructure from unauthorized access. Read on to find out more about what firewalls mean to your business and why they should be on your IT planning priority list.

The Importance of Reliable Bandwidth

Are you paying enough attention to the bandwidth of your business? You should be because if you fall short, it could cost you in the long run. Don't let this happen to you. Instead, take a look at how solutions like SD-WAN, among others, can help your business thrive.

Windows 7 EoL: What Now?

That’s the fateful day that Microsoft will pull the plug on support for Windows 7. Windows 7 “End of life”, as it’s known, is an everlasting period for the operating system that stops both support for technical issues and security patches permanently.
Windows 7

Top business risks of staying on Windows 7

January 14, 2020. Mark that date on your calendar, because that’s the day Microsoft will stop supporting Windows 7 and will cease patching it with security updates. To help you understand what the end of Windows 7 means for you and your business, we’ve put together this FAQ-style guide.

Innovative ways to use AWS in your business

So companies are, by and large, making the move to cloud computing and cloud services. But once a company has made the choice to do so, choosing the best cloud provider for their situation can be complex.