IT downtime | What causes it and how to prevent it

What happens if your business productivity comes to a grinding halt?

For every hour of downtime, your company loses money and, sometimes, its reputation.

How would you minimize the downtime to come back online? How could you prevent this from happening in the future?

Fortunately, there are ways to prevent downtime, lost revenue, and damaged reputations.

Is your IT partnership effective?

IT providers often describe their relationships with their clients as “partnerships.” But how do you know if your IT partnership is helping your business? Is it saving you money, time, and frustration?

Or is your partnership increasing your stress and draining your budget dry?

A good partnership will not only save you frustration, but, in the long run, it can help save money and protect your business from ill-fitting IT investments by using a customized IT strategy.

What is an incident response plan, and do you need one?

When IT systems fail, companies lose profits until systems come back online. If data backups aren’t set up or fail, data vanishes, deleting hours, days, or even years of work and information.

So, what can organizations do to minimize downtime and protect data in a crisis?

Your company’s internal IT department or IT provider can help you create an incident response plan.

The benefits of hardware warranties

Whenever you purchase a new electronic device, you will hear, “Would you like to add an extended warranty to your device?” It’s one thing to buy a personal device warranty, but what about for business equipment? What exactly is a warranty, and is it worth the price?

WEBIT Services has helped clients succeed in IT management, security, and strategy for over 25 years.

The pros and cons of purchasing hardware through your IT provider

At some point, every business needs new computer hardware. With the ever-changing technological landscape, this involved task takes time and foresight. But how do you know what specifications are suitable for each of your users' specific needs in your organization? What programs should they be using to be the most productive and efficient?

What if I told you that there's a resource that wants to help you find the proper computer equipment without any added stress while saving you time? Someone who would not only find the right equipment but also properly deploy it? It's not a fantasy.