Reflecting on 2021 and Predicting IT Support Benchmarks for 2022

Reflecting on 2021 and Predicting IT Support Benchmarks for 2022

Start the new year strong by partnering with an expert IT support team to help you strategize for what’s ahead. The right technology is critical to business success, so who you choose to be your IT solutions partner is essential. You need a partner that can take the lessons from the past two years and, with an eye on the future, develop a strategy that works best for your organization.

How Your Security IT Consultant Becomes Your Elf on the Shelf

How Your Security IT Consultant Becomes Your Elf on the Shelf

You need a security IT consultant you can rely on to keep your systems secure. When the holiday season rolls around, the Elf on the Shelf becomes Santa’s partner to keep an eye on everything. The same concept holds true for your network security.

As your team spends time away from the office, do you know who watches your system or how quickly you would get an alert that there was a problem?

Every organization needs someone keeping an eye on their system personally, including end-to-end protection and services.

Zero Trust Is Your Network Security Hero

Zero Trust Is Your Network Security Hero

Online, anyone can pretend to be someone else. Organizations have learned that to protect their network security they need to shift from “Trust that this person is who they say they are, and verify later” to “Verify their identity first, and then trust them.

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.

We Don’t Just Take the Keys: The Road to Better IT Solutions Starts with a PTO

We Don’t Just Take the Keys: The Road to Better IT Solutions Starts with a PTO

When working with MSPs, the biggest IT problem many organizations face isn’t technical or software related. It’s an issue of approach. When you’re onboarded by an MSP (Managed Services Provider), they simply “take the keys” to your IT systems, meaning they get all the passwords from the former party and continue to manage a system they didn’t build.

Don’t Downsize, Rightsize Your IT Team

Don’t Downsize, Rightsize Your IT Team

In the last year, most Seattle businesses found themselves needing to pivot their operating strategies. Very few industries have continued to work “business as usual,” and those that survived have had to contend with increased cybersecurity risks and other key network security vulnerabilities due to the transformation of their team and office structure.

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 CYBERSECURITY UP TO DATE?
October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, which means that now is the ideal time for organizations to review their current cybersecurity practices and to set new goals. With the changes 2020 has brought, your goals for 2021 should differ from previous years.