Managed Security. It’s all the rage these days. And as a result, many IT providers are rebranding themselves as Managed Security Service Providers or an MSSP for short. Here is what a managed Security is not.
Duct tape is a wonderful creation. It can be used for all sort of things. It’s fixes appliances, cars, plumbing, etc. You name it - duct tape can fix it. Or does it? When you really think about it… The primary use for duct tape is really as a stop gap or band-aid to an immediate problem. It’s not intended to be used as a long term solution.
I can’t make you want - what I do. You have to want - what I do. All I can do is to provide information and insight. I share content that presents a different way to think about the tech in your business. I only share what I believe in. I share my education experience and exposure in the business world.
When most people look at IT they think of someone helping them fix their computer problems. Can’t print, can’t get to the internet, can’t get email. That sort of thing. Everything else remains a mystery. This makes it difficult when you’re looking for a new IT provider because typically the only thing you can make a judgment on is this... Do you like the guys you just met and do you think they’ll provide good computer support.
Moving to a new office can be a stressful event. There is finding a new location, negotiating a lease, and the move itself. It’s a lot of work. Getting your tech moved properly from one spot to the next is just one more thing to manage. Here are the 8 tech items to put on your move checklist. You do have a checklist don’t you?
I met with a new client yesterday. It was their first roadmap discussion. Prior to working with my company they haven’t had proper tech leadership. They admittedly have operated their business in startup mode for quite some time. They used to subscribe to the mindset of… Need a new computer? Go buy the cheapest one you can find.