It’s time to change how you think about managed IT services

It’s time to change how you think about managed IT services

Ten years ago, when you landed in a new city you probably took a cab to the hotel. Now you can choose to take an Uber to your Airbnb instead. New technologies made this possible and provided people an alternative to the status quo. Similarly, managed IT services in Seattle have changed with technological advancements.

IT provider pros & cons: what’s the right support for you?

IT provider pros & cons: what’s the right support for you?

Every day you are presented with choices: Soup or salad? Go to the gym or binge watch Netflix? Professional Technology Organization (PTO), IT provider or an internal IT department?

Okay, so the last one isn’t a daily question, but it is a decision every organization needs to make because it affects daily operations.

5 Bad Decisions That Result in Needing IT Help

5 Bad Decisions That Result in Needing IT Help

Recently we stepped in to assist a local nonprofit agency with what many would call a “good problem to have.” They were presented with the opportunity to take over another territory which would double their size. At that time, they employed a small internal IT team with some external consultants.

Network Security From the Center to the Edge of Your Work Environment

Network Security From the Center to the Edge of Your Work Environment

To be one step ahead of cybercriminals, you need the best network security possible. With IT solutions like secure access service edge (SASE), you’ll benefit from cutting-edge protection against attacks from bad actors.

While SASE is not new, ransomware attacks, the increase in remote work, and the demand for efficiency have contributed to the growth of this new framework of security.

Make 2021 the Year You Get IT Right: A Co-Managed IT Approach

Make 2021 the Year You Get IT Right: A Co-Managed IT Approach

Worldwide, businesses spent approximately $4 trillion on IT in 2019. As organizations become increasingly digitally focused, they often struggle to stay on top of the latest technology and IT security. For SMBs, this struggle is particularly intense as the investments needed to maintain this level of service continues to grow.

Net-Tech President Explains Cutting-Edge Cyber Concerns

Net-Tech President Explains Cutting-Edge Cyber Concerns

IS YOUR ORGANIZATION’S IT SECURITY UP TO DATE?
October is National IT Security Awareness Month, which means that now is the ideal time for organizations to review their current IT security practices and to set new goals. With the changes 2020 has brought, your goals for 2021 should differ from previous years.

Net-Tech helps isolated seniors stay in touch with family

Net-Tech helps isolated seniors stay in touch with family

Living Care Lifestyles residents receive free laptops during the lockdown
SEATTLE – Caring for the community has always been a top priority for Net-Tech, Seattle’s only Professional Technology Organization (PTO). When the pandemic lockdown separated area senior living residents from their loved ones, Net-Tech put their always-present desire to help the community to work.

Stop Trying to Predict the Future: How to Get the IT Hardware You Need

Stop Trying to Predict the Future: How to Get the IT Hardware You Need

It’s been years since you updated your business’ hardware. Max’s computer is so slow, he can turn it on, go get coffee from the breakroom and return just in time for the log-in screen to appear. The wait is finally over; you have the budget to buy new computers and now you need to answer questions like:

Is it better to purchase outright or lease and make monthly payments?
Should we buy laptops or desktops?
How many do we need?

You’re eager to acquire new equipment but no longer can you afford to think about your current needs in isolation.