IT M&A - Preparing to Merge Two Companies IT Systems

IT M&A: Preparing to Merge Two Companies’ IT Systems

For a successful merger, IT needs to be full partners in the IT M&A process. Mergers and acquisitions are a regular part of business growth, especially among larger companies. And yet, even as these deals continue to move forward at a rapid pace, many companies haven’t stopped to re-examine their procedure in light of technological […]
8 Tips to Improve Network Performance in Your Office

8 Tips to Improve Network Performance in Your Office

Frustrated by the hidden costs of your slow network? Here’s how to improve network performance. For many businesses, the hidden costs of dealing with a slow network can be like death by a thousand paper cuts. Files take longer to send, cloud applications take longer to load, calls are dropped, and everyone loses productivity waiting […]
IT Planning: How Far into the Future Can You Prepare?

IT Planning: How Far into the Future Can You Prepare?

With the rate of technological change, how do you balance agility against preparedness? Any business knows the importance of a good plan. Without strategic direction, many companies subject themselves to ad-hoc IT development by default, with upgrades and new additions happening as necessary, but often with little review as to how they fit together with […]
Why Is My Computer Slow? (Our Troubleshooting Guide.)

Why Is My Computer Slow? (Our Troubleshooting Guide.)

Diagnosing issues with your computer efficiency can be difficult. Businesses increasingly rely upon fast, efficient computing power to provide good customer service and accomplish crucial tasks. But when these computers begin to slow down, it can cause severe problems for employee productivity. Even small interruptions, if they happen frequently throughout the day, can add up. […]
Cloud Performance Monitoring for Small Businesses

Cloud Performance Monitoring for Small Businesses

How to manage your cloud applications so that your small business can stay ahead. Cloud applications have opened the way for many small businesses to take advantage of capabilities previously only accessible to corporations large enough to afford custom software. But the advent of the Software as a Service (SaaS) pricing model has expanded the […]
What to Expect from a Managed IT Service Provider

What to Expect from a Managed IT Service Provider

What can Managed IT service providers offer your business? Your business needs extra IT support, and you’re facing a critical decision: do you hire an on-staff IT service manager? Or do you look for Managed IT services? Many businesses discount managed IT as too expensive. After all, surely it’s more affordable to hire one person […]
How to Prepare for IT Growth as Your Company Expands

How to Prepare for IT Growth as Your Company Expands

During a company expansion, some systems will scale, and others will not. The growing period is an exciting time for many businesses. It’s a sign of strong business, and the addition of new clients, co-workers, facilities, and technology opens the way for a company to better position themselves to take advantage future opportunities. However, growth […]