IT Consulting

21 05, 2018

Protect Your Data: Managed Backup and Recovery Services

By |2019-06-18T09:40:21+00:00May 21st, 2018|Categories: IT Consulting|Comments Off on Protect Your Data: Managed Backup and Recovery Services

Data is an essential component of your business. Your data is valuable, and the loss of it would be incredibly costly. In order to protect your business from such a loss—through human error, technology failure or natural disaster—it’s critical to implement a reliable backup and recovery system. AIS has the solution with our managed backup and recovery services, featuring VEEAM Software. (more…)

21 03, 2018

5 Small Business Tech Trends for 2018

By |2019-06-18T09:44:40+00:00March 21st, 2018|Categories: IT Consulting|Comments Off on 5 Small Business Tech Trends for 2018

It’s not difficult to see that technology has reshaped our world over the past decade. The business sector in particular has experienced huge shifts as a result of innovative technology; large corporations and small businesses alike are adjusting the modulating technological landscape. 2018 is well underway, and as we move forward, we must anticipate what changes the year may hold. The following are 5 technology trends small businesses may find themselves embracing in 2018. (more…)

21 03, 2018

Small Businesses, Ditch the DIY Approach to Technology

By |2019-06-18T09:44:35+00:00March 21st, 2018|Categories: IT Consulting|Comments Off on Small Businesses, Ditch the DIY Approach to Technology

A recent market study performed by the U.S. Small Business Administration revealed some disconcerting information. According to the study, the majority of small businesses recognize that technologies are changing businesses across industries and agree that technology could be leveraged to achieve better outcomes for their respective organizations. However, in spite of this, 66% of small businesses employ a “do-it-yourself” approach to technology, and 33% have no IT support at all! (more…)

19 02, 2018

5 Reasons to Switch to Managed Security

By |2019-07-05T14:08:42+00:00February 19th, 2018|Categories: Cyber Security, IT Consulting|Comments Off on 5 Reasons to Switch to Managed Security

Today’s ever-evolving security landscape can be incredibly intimidating. Now more than ever, organizations face the heightened threat of serious breaches against limited IT resources and inadequate defenses. Managed security services provide small to mid-sized businesses with much-needed security resources at affordable costs. Consider the following 5 reasons to make the switch to managed security. (more…)

5 01, 2018

Why You Should Have a Cyber Incident Response Plan

By |2019-06-18T13:35:42+00:00January 5th, 2018|Categories: IT Consulting|Comments Off on Why You Should Have a Cyber Incident Response Plan

The landscape of cybersecurity is constantly shifting. Businesses must continually evolve security strategies in order to guard against targeted hacking and insider data breaches. However, you cannot rely on prevention alone. The unfortunate reality is that, even with the best preventative security measures in place, organizations should anticipate some kind of breach occurring at some time. Rather than relying solely on preemptive security—and then scrambling when a breach occurs—it is imperative to create a strong cyber incident response plan so that your business is prepared for any security issues. (more…)

5 01, 2018

Office 365 Migration Services: Common Pitfalls

By |2019-06-18T10:02:11+00:00January 5th, 2018|Categories: IT Consulting|Comments Off on Office 365 Migration Services: Common Pitfalls

Microsoft Office 365 offers compelling benefits, and many are making the switch. Though worth the hassle, the transition to Office 365 is involved and complex. Businesses must craft detailed plans as to how to fit the service to their specific needs. Such a move requires research, planning and preparation. Unfortunately, many businesses attempt to migrate blindly, without professional consultation. This can lead to inefficiencies and roadblocks in the process. The following are common pitfalls to avoid when migrating to Microsoft Office 365. (more…)

15 11, 2017

Microsoft Office 365 Migration: Teams Communications

By |2019-06-18T10:04:28+00:00November 15th, 2017|Categories: IT Consulting|Comments Off on Microsoft Office 365 Migration: Teams Communications

Microsoft has a new vision for intelligent communications in the business world. This vision centers around Microsoft Teams, part of Office 365. Microsoft Teams is a single hub for teamwork in the cloud-based service: bringing together conversations, meetings, files, Office apps and third-party integrations. Teamwork, collaboration and communication are vital to any business organization. Microsoft Teams can help facilitate more effective collaboration and communication for your business. (more…)

15 11, 2017

Office WiFi Too Slow? Here’s How To Fix It

By |2019-06-18T10:06:48+00:00November 15th, 2017|Categories: IT Consulting|Comments Off on Office WiFi Too Slow? Here’s How To Fix It

Most businesses use WiFi to provide Internet access for employees and guests. If your business is among them, your organization’s efficiency and productivity are in many ways dependent on your WiFi speed. There’s nothing more frustrating than slow WiFi, especially when it hinders business growth. If you are struggling with chronically slow WiFi, this blog post will help you assess the problem and speed things up. (more…)

20 10, 2017

BRING YOUR OWN DEVICE (BYOD): KEEPING MOBILE DEVICES SECURE FOR WORK

By |2019-06-18T10:10:40+00:00October 20th, 2017|Categories: IT Consulting|Comments Off on BRING YOUR OWN DEVICE (BYOD): KEEPING MOBILE DEVICES SECURE FOR WORK

More businesses are living by the BYOD policy — bring your own device to work. Increased mobility is a business trend that is gaining momentum and for good reason. Cloud-based technology allows professionals to access information and materials on any device with an Internet connection. This allows workers incredible flexibility and increased productivity. Additionally, businesses can leverage cloud-based technology and mobile devices to reduce capital expenses and improve scalability. Business owners no longer have to invest in costly hardware and can purchase only the services that are actually useful to their organizations. (more…)

20 10, 2017

MICROSOFT OFFICE 365 MIGRATION SERVICES: NEW BUSINESS APPS

By |2019-06-18T10:34:47+00:00October 20th, 2017|Categories: IT Consulting|Comments Off on MICROSOFT OFFICE 365 MIGRATION SERVICES: NEW BUSINESS APPS

Microsoft recently announced the addition of three new applications to Office 365 Business Premium: Microsoft Connections, Microsoft Listings and Microsoft Invoicing. These new apps will be incorporated into the new Office 365 Business Center, a central place where all apps can be managed and tracked. The new services are useful business tools that will help you gain new customers and manage your business. These business apps make migration to the cloud-based Office 365 service all the more appealing. Let’s dive into them in more detail. (more…)