What’s the difference, and what’s right for you and your business?
Picture this: You’re driving down an empty range road somewhere in rural Alberta, rushing to get to your destination. It’s dark, raining, and you’re miles from the nearest home or gas station. You’re not really worried though. You just spent a small amount of money to tune up your vehicle and fix a few minor problems before the long drive.Read More
Panning for Gold in the Internet Era
For centuries, people have mined core minerals indispensable to our way of life. From extracting coal to produce construction and manufacturing materials, to obtaining gold to make lifesaving medical equipment and technological components for computers and space shuttles (not just fancy jewelry), mining allows society to create, and evolve.
For your business to succeed, your technology has to work.
Worst Case Scenario: – You’re sitting at your computer desk at the office, enjoying your morning coffee about to get started with your work day. You login to your desktop, click on email, and...Read More
Ever wonder what the real cost is of managing your business’ IT by yourself?
Many business owners and organizations are used to trying to save on costs by doing a significant amount of work themselves. This includes running their own IT – setting up their network, choosing an Internet plan, and building their own IT security framework.Read More
It’s a worst-case scenario we hate to see.
A business hires an IT provider they feel they can trust. Things are running smoothly month to month until some unexpected expenses start to pop up. The server bites the dust. The laptops need a massive software upgrade. Without a long-term plan, the business must pay for each expense as it occurs. And the expenses just keep coming.Read More
“Dear IT services provider: It’s not me, it’s you.”
We all know the feeling — that gnaw in your gut that tells you it’s just not working anymore. It’s time to break up with your Managed IT provider. Breakups are hard and honesty can sting.Read More
It’s a new year and we’re all busy setting resolutions we hope to keep over the next 12 months. Technology plays a huge role in our everyday lives (especially at work!), so it’s natural that some of your resolutions be about your tech habits.Read More
We know you’ve got a guy or gal in your life who just loves gadgets. We happen to love technology (especially the portable stuff) and there’s so much awesome tech to choose from this holiday season. We’ve put together a list of our favourites for 2016.Read More
We all seem to have the same problem — an email problem. We’re drowning in email. Hundreds (maybe even thousands) arrive in our inboxes every week. If you do anything other than check your email all day (you know, like eat or attend a meeting or do some actual work), your inbox quickly spirals out of control.Read More
A brand new operating system Apple iOS 10 is in the works for your iPhone and iPad. This is a big one, chock full of updates and new features you won’t want to miss. While we always recommend installing an update (mostly for security reasons), we think you’ll be especially excited about this new software.Read More