12 06, 2019

Making the Most of Cloud Computing

By |2019-06-13T08:57:31-07:00June 12th, 2019|Cloud Servers & Storage, Industry News, IT Support & Managed IT Services|0 Comments

You only need to look at the explosive growth of services like Microsoft Office 365, Google’s G Suite and Amazon Web Services for evidence of the trend for towards cloud computing. Businesses have a unique opportunity to achieve tremendous cost-savings and revenue growth in this brave new world while developing future revenue opportunities for their firms. But you need to plan for the move to ensure your business benefits from adopting a cloud-based infrastructure. At Capital Network Solutions, we have experience migrating businesses of all sizes to Office 365. If you want to take advantage of everything the cloud has to offer, call CNS at (916) 366-6566 to set up a free consultation.

6 06, 2019

How Successful Businesses Handle IT Issues

By |2019-06-07T08:42:33-07:00June 6th, 2019|Industry News, IT Support & Managed IT Services|0 Comments

Technology may be changing faster than ever, but successful organizations are still reliant on the expertise of employees, partners, and vendors to win the IT race, according to a recent OneAffiniti survey. That finding is one of several key IT trends identified in OneAffiniti's 2019 Business IT Trends Annual Report, which explored the differences between successful and unsuccessful businesses concerning the use of IT. Click to read more revelations from this survey of over 600 decision makers.

3 06, 2019

Introducing New CNS Director of IT Operations

By |2019-06-03T15:05:41-07:00June 3rd, 2019|IT Support & Managed IT Services, Local News & Events|0 Comments

Capital Network Solutions CEO and founder Don Thompson welcomes Brian Maletsky, our new Director of IT Operations. Brian brings a wealth of experience in the managed services field to CNS, with a strong background in cyber security, project management and customer service. We sincerely believe that CNS provides the best IT support in Sacramento, and Brian is the perfect person to lead our support team.

28 05, 2019

Data Protection in Five Simple Steps

By |2019-05-22T15:59:55-07:00May 28th, 2019|Backups, Cloud Servers & Storage, Industry News, IT Support & Managed IT Services|0 Comments

More than 1.9 billion records containing personal and other sensitive data were compromised between January 2017 and March 2018. Those data breaches affected companies of all sizes across a wide variety of industries. In this article, we walk you through five simple steps to safeguarding your business data. Ironclad cyber security might seem unattainable for your Sacramento small business, but at Capital Network Solutions, we know how to protect your system from malicious hackers. Call CNS at (916) 366-6566 to discuss ways to bolster your small business cyber security.

15 05, 2019

Tech Experts Predict the IT Industry’s Biggest Challenges 2019

By |2019-05-09T09:00:42-07:00May 15th, 2019|Cloud Servers & Storage, Cyber Security, Industry News, IT Support & Managed IT Services|Comments Off on Tech Experts Predict the IT Industry’s Biggest Challenges 2019

Getting ahead of the curve in the tech industry is never easy, but it's becoming more important than ever. To help get you started, Forbes published a detailed list of the 13 biggest challenges facing the IT industry in 2019, including cyber security threats and cloud network issues. At Capital Network Solutions in Sacramento, we have the tools to increase productivity for your company and employees. We can help you stay current, agile, and prepared in the face of progress and change. Contact CNS at (916) 366-6566 to learn more about our managed IT service plans.

14 05, 2019

Managed IT Success Story: Grow West

By |2019-05-08T08:25:47-07:00May 14th, 2019|Customer Case Studies, IT Support & Managed IT Services, Office 365|Comments Off on Managed IT Success Story: Grow West

At Capital Network Solutions, we take great pride in our customer success stories. In this post, we look at the story of Grow West, an independent agricultural retailer operating since 1954. Previously known as Tremont Lyman, the company rebranded earlier this year as Grow West, requiring the merger of two separate IT infrastructures into one. Click to read how CNS made the complex switchover straightforward, smooth and headache-free.

3 05, 2019

Small Business Cyber Security FAQ

By |2019-05-08T14:11:49-07:00May 3rd, 2019|Backups, Cloud Servers & Storage, Cyber Security, IT Support & Managed IT Services|Comments Off on Small Business Cyber Security FAQ

Cyber security tends to rank low on a small business owner’s list of concerns. However, with cyberattacks on the rise and new data privacy legislation on the horizon, doing nothing is no longer an option. Two-thirds of SMBs suffered a cyberattack last year, while the average cyberacttack costs nearly $3 million. Most small business owners aren’t IT experts, so in the interests of education, we put together this list of FAQs related to SMB cyber security basics. When you work with Capital Network Solutions, you don't just get a managed service provider. You get a partner in all things IT.

25 04, 2019

What is the CNS Onboarding Process?

By |2019-05-07T16:56:44-07:00April 25th, 2019|Backups, Cyber Security, IT Support & Managed IT Services|Comments Off on What is the CNS Onboarding Process?

Changing your IT service provider might seem overwhelming, but when you choose Capital Network Solutions, we work with you to make the onboarding process smooth and seamless. In this post, we lay out the entire process for onboarding a new client, from the initial meet-and-greet to the final transition to managed services.

11 04, 2019

Windows 7 End of Life: What You Need to Know

By |2019-05-08T14:12:16-07:00April 11th, 2019|Industry News, IT Support & Managed IT Services|Comments Off on Windows 7 End of Life: What You Need to Know

On January 14, 2020, the Windows 7 operating system will reach the end of its Extended Support phase. This deadline is otherwise known as Windows 7 "end-of-life."It sounds ominous, but what does it mean for your small business?In this article, we answer some frequently asked questions about Windows 7 end-of-life. Read further to find the best practices to make sure your systems remain secure, even after Microsoft stops supporting Windows 7.

9 04, 2019

Top Managed IT Services Sacramento

By |2019-06-13T09:23:44-07:00April 9th, 2019|IT Support & Managed IT Services, Local News & Events|Comments Off on Top Managed IT Services Sacramento

We are occasionally asked to name some of the other managed IT service providers in the greater Sacramento area.  Since we want our customers to be as informed as possible, we never shy away from providing honest answers, even regarding our direct competition. Therefore, we put together a list of some of the other Sacramento area information technology companies that made the 2019 Sacramento Business Journal list.  This list only includes the companies that focus on working with IT equipment like servers, networks, PCs and end-user support, as opposed to those that specialize in software development, project management or IT staffing.