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25 07, 2019

CNS Stabilizes Solex IT Without Disrupting Day-to-Day Business

By |2019-08-08T14:17:08-07:00July 25th, 2019|Customer Case Studies|0 Comments

If an implement exists that can get pushed by or dragged behind a tractor, then Northern California business Solex Corporation probably sells it. Based in Dixon, Solex Corporation specializes in importing and distributing farm, landscape and light construction equipment in the western United States.  However, persistent server stability issues on the Solex Corporation network led to constant downtime and lost revenues. That's when Solex made the call to Capital Network Solutions. Click to read how CNS modernized and stabilized the Solex infrastructure without disrupting day-to-day business.

23 07, 2019

AI: Sci-Fi or Smart Buy?

By |2019-07-22T14:15:15-07:00July 23rd, 2019|Industry News|Comments Off on AI: Sci-Fi or Smart Buy?

The artificial intelligence (AI) revolution has barely started, but many already compare its evolution to the first page of the Gutenberg Bible or the arrival of the printing press. With AI spending estimated to reach more than $52 billion by 2021, there’s no slowdown in sight. AI proponents tout a range of benefits, including enhanced efficiency and throughput, solving complex problems, and freeing up workers to do genuinely creative and value-adding tasks. The technology is already impacting our daily lives, from built-in smart assistants on smartphones such as Alexa or Siri to smart cars and drones. In this post, we look at the future of AI.

22 07, 2019

Microsoft Customer Story: City of Westminster College

By |2019-08-12T16:20:10-07:00July 22nd, 2019|Industry News|0 Comments

"Everyone deserves to be heard.  Teams has given Kabir a voice."For a student who is hard of hearing, it can be difficult to communicate in class.  That's why Esam Baboukhan, the e-learning manager at the City of Westminster College (CWC), introduced Microsoft Teams to facilitate the learning experience for every student, regardless of their ability to hear.  Since then, Esam noticed an improvement in student teamwork, especially with students that previously communicated through an interpreter.  It's just one way that the modern workplace enables effortless communication and collaboration in the cloud.

18 07, 2019

Top 5 Cyber Security Mistakes Made by Small Businesses

By |2019-07-17T08:35:42-07:00July 18th, 2019|Cyber Security, IT Support & Managed IT Services|Comments Off on Top 5 Cyber Security Mistakes Made by Small Businesses

Despite the widely reported statistic that 43 percent of cyber attacks target small businesses, SMBs remain far too likely to skimp on cyber security basics.  As hackers increasingly target low-hanging fruit, small businesses become especially vulnerable to their exploits. Capital Network Solutions delivers network solutions and cyber security improvements to businesses throughout the Sacramento area. However, there are a few security vulnerabilities that small business owners can fix right now, even without the 24/7 support of a managed services provider.

17 07, 2019

Collaboration Can Work For Your Business

By |2019-07-18T11:50:42-07:00July 17th, 2019|Industry News, IT Support & Managed IT Services|Comments Off on Collaboration Can Work For Your Business

Empowering employees through collaboration gives them the permission they need to go forth and do great things for the company.  However, contemporary collaboration can't happen without the right tools.  At Capital Network Solutions, we want you to have the tools you need to foster teamwork and efficiency within your organization.  We can help you plan and implement solutions like Microsoft Teams that will give your employees the freedom to collaborate. Contact CNS today at (916) 366-6566 to learn more about how we can help your Sacramento area business grow and evolve to meet the challenges of the future.

16 07, 2019

Cyberattack News Roundup: July 2019

By |2019-07-24T12:54:38-07:00July 16th, 2019|Cyber Security, Industry News|Comments Off on Cyberattack News Roundup: July 2019

According to a recent survey, 65 percent of security experts believe their organization will suffer a "disastrous data breach" within one year. Massive data breaches are doing considerable damage to American businesses. However, at Capital Network Solutions, we believe that knowledge is power. That's why we regularly compile and share news stories about data breaches affecting companies across the country. This week, we look at cyberattacks on the Georgia court system, the Maryland Department of Labor and a college radio station in Humboldt County.

15 07, 2019

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By |2019-07-15T10:39:13-07:00July 15th, 2019|Industry News, Local News & Events|Comments Off on Don’t miss another post! Subscribe now.

When support for Windows 7 and Office 365 ends, outdated file sharing methods and skyrocketing numbers of devices and apps may put customers' sensitive data at risk. How do you stay current and secure? It's time to modernize with Capital Network Solutions and Microsoft. Subscribe now to discover how you can increase productivity, enhance security and reduce costs with Windows 10 and tools like Microsoft Teams and Office 365.

12 07, 2019

Why SMBs Should Explore Managed Services

By |2019-07-10T12:57:05-07:00July 12th, 2019|Industry News, IT Support & Managed IT Services|Comments Off on Why SMBs Should Explore Managed Services

Running your own in-house IT support team can be prohibitively expensive for SMBs. However, managed services providers (MSPs) are lightening the IT budget burden with a more cost-effective approach to managing your IT needs. Outsourcing your IT support to an MSP like Capital Network Solutions saves you needing to pay full-time salaries to in-house IT staff, and can connect you with industry-leading IT expertise for a fraction of the cost of employing an experienced CTO.

11 07, 2019

Top Sacramento Computer Repair Shops

By |2019-07-29T13:37:10-07:00July 11th, 2019|Local News & Events|Comments Off on Top Sacramento Computer Repair Shops

At Capital Network Solutions, we provide onsite and offsite IT support to all types of Sacramento area businesses. However, we only offer computer repair services to Sacramento area businesses that sign up for one of our managed IT services plans. CNS does not operate as a break/fix service or individuals or small businesses looking for a quick repair job. That's why we compiled this list of the top computer repair shops in the Sacramento region.

9 07, 2019

What is the Future of SaaS?

By |2019-07-08T09:21:21-07:00July 9th, 2019|Industry News|Comments Off on What is the Future of SaaS?

It’s all too easy to forget how integral and pervasive software-as-a-service (SaaS) has become to modern business operations, given the efficiencies and flexibility benefits it provides to users. However, like any sector, SaaS is continually evolving as it incorporates new technologies and adapts to market forces. Some people have even questioned if the entire SaaS concept is under threat as software becomes easier for businesses to build and run themselves. Before we look at the current state of play, and whether or not SaaS is ripe for disruption, let’s recap how SaaS operates, and what it looks like in its current form.