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Why Is Business Internet More Expensive?

This entry was posted on by Pavel Odnoletkov.
Business Internet

As a small business owner who has to ensure every penny is accounted for, it can be exasperating to be faced with the difference in cost between business and residential internet service. Business internet can cost many times more than…

How to Set Up a VoIP System for a Small Business

This entry was posted on by Pavel Odnoletkov.
VoIP System for Small Business

Many small business owners have discovered the advantages of VoIP systems when compared with traditional landline telephones. They’re often cheaper to operate, offer more features and are easy to set up. If you’re interested in trying out the technology but…

Benefits Of VOIP System For Small Business

This entry was posted on by Pavel Odnoletkov.
VOIP System For Small Business

Many small business owners might not recognize the implications of integrating voice over internet protocol (VOIP) systems into their day-to-day functioning. However, there are several benefits of VOIP system for small businesses that should be considered regardless of the industry…

Why A Company Needs To Use Firewall And Router

This entry was posted on by Pavel Odnoletkov.
Why A Company Needs To Use Firewall And Router

Because so many companies depend on an internet connection to function, protection against malicious online attacks has become a fact of doing business. But is it possible to rely on the protection provided by your router and operating system software?…

What Is Network Traffic Monitoring?

This entry was posted on by Pavel Odnoletkov.
Shot of Asian IT Specialist Using Laptop in Data Center Full of Rack Servers. Concept of High Speed Internet Connections with Blue Visualization Projection of Binary Data Transfer

On a personal level, nobody likes slow internet speeds. If the movie you’re watching keeps buffering or the cursor on the document you’re typing up lags behind your keystrokes, it’s easy to become so frustrated that you question the point…

Which Is Better For Small Business VoIP Or Hardline Phones?

This entry was posted on by Pavel Odnoletkov.
Which Is Better For Small Business VoIP Or Hardline Phones

The internet has made a major impact on many industries and voice communications is one of them. Even though hardline phones birthed the mobile phone revolution, the internet has opened the entirely new commercial enterprise of voice-over-internet-protocol, also known as…

What Would Happen If IT Services of a Retailer Were Attacked?

This entry was posted on by Pavel Odnoletkov.
What Would Happen If IT Services of a Retailer Were Attacked

Because they regularly deal in monetary transactions, retailers are under constant threat from malicious actors. This has become even more pronounced with the increase in online shopping. To know what would happen if IT services of a retailer were attacked,…

What IT Services Should Be Kept Inside, and What Services Can Be Outsourced?

This entry was posted on by Pavel Odnoletkov.
What IT Services Should Be Kept Inside, and What Services Can Be Outsourced

When a business is first started, everything is typically done in-house. Very often there’s no budget for hiring other people or outsourcing specialized jobs. But once a company gets on its feet, it needs to start making decisions about what…

How Much Do Businesses Pay for IT Services A Year?

This entry was posted on by Pavel Odnoletkov.
How Much Do Businesses Pay for IT Services A Year

In the 21st century, a smooth running IT system is a must. Downtime is not only frustrating, but it can also cost money, reputations and jobs. But for small businesses, staying on top of IT issues can be a challenge….

What is Sourcing and Procurement?

This entry was posted on by Pavel Odnoletkov.

When it comes to sourcing and procurement, the two words are frequently used interchangeably. But the fact is that although they’re related, they’re defined completely differently. To help you understand the difference between the two, we’ve put together an article…

Security-First Managed IT Services

This entry was posted on by Pavel Odnoletkov.

Our Mission is to deliver Delightful IT which is a customer success model that ensures our partners are receiving an unparalleled client experience where we continually anticipate, meet, and exceed client expectations in a delightful way. Our promise is to…

What Stage Does Procurement Fall Within in the IT Equipment’s Life Cycle Management?

This entry was posted on by Pavel Odnoletkov.
What Stage Does Procurement Fall Within in the IT Equipment's Life Cycle Management?

The life cycle management of IT equipment continues to gain in importance as we rely more and more on technology.  It becomes even more essential as companies grow larger and division of labour becomes more pronounced.  From procurement to disposal,…

IT Disaster Recovery Plan Template for Small Business

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IT Disaster Recovery Plan Template for Small Business

Taking the necessary steps to prepare for unexpected downtime and how to ensure a rapid return to normal operations is referred to as disaster recovery planning. DR planning can be a complex process, especially for small businesses with limited resources….

What are Good Reasons to Do Yearly Disaster Recovery Testing?

This entry was posted on by Tammy Nyman.
What are Good Reasons to Do Yearly Disaster Recovery Testing?

A disaster recovery plan is designed to navigate your business through ransomware attacks, hardware failures, natural disasters, and other unexpected disruptions. Unfortunately, many businesses will implement a backup system and disaster recovery solution, assuming that it works fine without validating…

What is the Difference Between Managed Services and Outsourcing?

This entry was posted on by Tammy Nyman.
What is the Difference Between Managed Services and Outsourcing?

Often, the terms outsourcing, and managed services are used interchangeably, and many people assume that they are the same thing. While both outsourcing and managed services involve services from other organizations, there are many differences between the two. Below, we’ll…

Why Many Businesses Will Outsource Their IT Needs After COVID-19

This entry was posted on by Tammy Nyman.
Why Many Businesses Will Outsource Their IT Needs After COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has wreaked havoc on many businesses, causing incredible financial strain. Unfortunately, for some, lay-offs and budget slashes have been necessary to remain afloat. As more organizations are clawing back on their IT budgets at a time where…

What are the Types of IT Services?

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What are the Types of IT Services

When searching for IT services for your business, all the different options available or jargon may seem confusing. It helps to first understand what are the types of IT services available and then pinpoint what exactly your business needs. Here…

What is an Example of an IT Support Service?

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What is an Example of an IT Support Service?

To keep your business running optimally, great IT service is essential. While often when people think of IT service or support, a call centre or help desk comes to mind, there are many facets of IT support. With the recent…

How Does IT Support Business Activities?

This entry was posted on by Tammy Nyman.
How Does IT Support Business Activities

It would be almost impossible to separate business from technology in today’s world. Technology continues to be a growing necessity for organizations of all sizes and industries and it continues to pave the way for innovation and smart new ways…

What is an IT Support Plan?

This entry was posted on by Tammy Nyman.
What is an IT Support Plan

Not sure what is an IT support plan or what exactly to look for? Proactive IT support serves as a defense against security risks, unplanned downtime or server crashes and any other problem related to technology. As technology is an…

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