15 07, 2020

Windows Virtual Desktop Success Story: Gallien-Krueger

By |2020-06-30T15:18:48-07:00July 15th, 2020|Cloud Servers and Storage, IT Support and Managed Services, Partners|Comments Off on Windows Virtual Desktop Success Story: Gallien-Krueger

Robert Gallien's bass amps offer the most advanced technology available, so naturally, he wants the best technology solutions for his business. The company uses the SYSPRO ERP application as an inventory and accounting system to ensure everything runs smoothly. SYSPRO ERP integrates into almost every aspect of the business, getting used for inventorying, invoicing, purchasing orders, and more. This integrated solution helped GK build a customer-centric organization, and it was all made possible by Windows Virtual Desktop.

8 07, 2020

BYOD Risks and Benefits

By |2020-06-24T11:17:52-07:00July 8th, 2020|Industry News, IT Support and Managed Services|Comments Off on BYOD Risks and Benefits

There are many positives for companies and employees in allowing users to bring their personal devices to work, and the move to BYOD is only set to grow. A report by Global Market Insights found the BYOD market is on course to hit almost $367 billion by 2022, a 10-fold increase since 2014. But that means IT managers need to be on the front foot when it comes to BYOD security.

1 07, 2020

Penetration Tests: Powered by Hackers

By |2020-06-24T11:18:52-07:00July 1st, 2020|Cyber Security|Comments Off on Penetration Tests: Powered by Hackers

Black hat hackers threaten your IT network, so why not hire some white hat hackers to strengthen your security posture? Businesses can reveal chinks in their security armor by hiring good-guy hackers to launch simulated cyberattacks. Read further to find the three practices that will ensure the best results from a penetration test.

23 06, 2020

Information Technology Strategies for Law Offices and Accounting Firms

By |2020-06-19T12:34:08-07:00June 23rd, 2020|Cyber Security, Industry News, Partners|Comments Off on Information Technology Strategies for Law Offices and Accounting Firms

The smart implementation of technology can be a challenge for any small business. For law offices and accounting firms, though, it can mean the difference between retaining and losing clients. However, some small law and accounting firms still try to operate without dependable IT support. For those businesses, we offer these five strategies for improving productivity and protecting profits through technology.

18 06, 2020

Microsoft Teams Customer Service Capabilities

By |2020-06-18T07:55:40-07:00June 18th, 2020|Industry News, Partners|Comments Off on Microsoft Teams Customer Service Capabilities

Digital transformation has evolved customer service by allowing automation to handle the easy issues, while people handle the complex ones. Watch this video to learn how global transport company Combi Terminal Twente (CTT) successfully integrated AtBot into Microsoft Teams to deliver always-on package tracking.

16 06, 2020

IT System Security in Three Simple Steps

By |2020-06-16T08:28:27-07:00June 16th, 2020|Cyber Security|Comments Off on IT System Security in Three Simple Steps

Whether it is your process control network or your business network, hackers want access to your data. Click to learn simple tactics to keep them out of your system, and to keep your business out of the headlines.

11 06, 2020

Office Messenger Etiquette: Basic Rules of Behavior

By |2020-06-01T12:13:17-07:00June 11th, 2020|Industry News, Partners|Comments Off on Office Messenger Etiquette: Basic Rules of Behavior

Teamwork apps give organizations the ability to adopt flexible work methods and expand their global reach. However, these apps have also created new avenues for awkward and embarrassing work behavior. Avoid HR issues and blacklists with these five basic rules of office messenger etiquette.

9 06, 2020

Dynamics 365 for Sales Professional Modernizes and Empowers Teams

By |2020-06-09T09:08:00-07:00June 9th, 2020|IT Support and Managed Services, Partners|Comments Off on Dynamics 365 for Sales Professional Modernizes and Empowers Teams

These days, sellers work with 6.8 stakeholders and 16 colleagues per deal. As a result, sales cycles are longer and more complex than ever before. To stay ahead of the curve, modern sellers need to evolve beyond legacy methods of tracking customer interactions and progress updates. That's where Microsoft Dynamics 365 provides a competitive advantage.

4 06, 2020

Cyber Security Checklist: 5 Ways to Protect Your SMB

By |2020-06-04T08:39:53-07:00June 4th, 2020|Cyber Security|Comments Off on Cyber Security Checklist: 5 Ways to Protect Your SMB

These days, data protection is more important than ever. As cyber security incidents increase across the world, governments are enacting new data privacy and breach notification legislation. These new laws often include penalties for companies that fail to safeguard sensitive data. With all these changes, how can you make sure that your small or mid-sized business remains data-compliant? Click the link to read the five ways to protect your SMB.

28 05, 2020

IT Support Budget: Seven Things to Consider

By |2020-05-28T08:48:50-07:00May 28th, 2020|Industry News, IT Support and Managed Services|Comments Off on IT Support Budget: Seven Things to Consider

When approached by local Sacramento small business owners looking for IT support, we often hear questions and remarks like these: "How much would it cost me to have IT support services? We are just calling companies to find the lowest price on tech support. If you are not the cheapest, we need to find an IT company that is." While the desire to limit your IT support budget is understandable, this is not the most effective approach. It is like asking how much a car costs without considering all the variables.