6 Financial Benefits of Working with a MSP

Large organizations are not the only ones that need technology to compete in their respective markets. Companies of all sizes prioritize operational efficiency, but not all of them are equally equipped to sustain it. Small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) may have limited IT resources and quickly fall behind in updates and network management, putting them at risk of an outage or breach.

The top 3 ways for Connecticut manufacturers to overcome technology obstacles

From the factory floor to the shop window, Connecticut manufacturers are starting to recognize the advantages of cutting-edge technologies, such as Internet of Things (IoT) devices and automation driven software by machine learning. Businesses in our state have the luxury of easy access to tech talent, as its one of the best places in the nation to find IT expertise.

Essential IT solutions for non-profit fundraising efforts

Not-for-profit businesses have always struggled with limited resources, but those in Connecticut stumbled on especially hard times when the state suddenly revoked or challenged dozens of tax exemptions. Whether your non-profit is facing unexpected taxes or disappearing donors, improving IT is the most economical way to raise more money.

Lower costs per unit: IT solutions every manufacturer should have

Manufacturers need advanced IT solutions to price their products competitively. The industry is booming in Connecticut and successful operations are taking advantage of technologies that slash overhead costs and optimize production workflows. These solutions are well within the budgetary scope of small shops, which means manufacturing software and IT support is a necessity for doing business.

Proactive IT Support Is an Investment, Not an Expense

There are two ways to make sure your company’s IT network runs smoothly. You can either keep the task in-house by placing full-time administrators and technicians on your payroll, or you can outsource the task to an IT support firm. Which one’s better depends on your situation, but outsourcing may deliver benefits you hadn’t thought of.

Charles IT Aces SOC2 Audit

Charles IT Aces SOC2 Audit
Connecticut tech support firm demonstrates impeccable internal controls

February 7, 2018 - Middletown, CT - When service companies are tasked with storing and securing large amounts of customer data, their duty is not simply to protect confidentiality, but also to ensure availability and integrity, and to demonstrate that the information systems in place minimize the risk of data exposure and maximize its usability.

Key advantages of keeping your IT current

One simply needs to look around for a sense that keeping current with the most recent technology is something akin to religion.

You’ll see queues of worshippers winding ’round the block outside the Apple store, hear nonstop evangelizing online and on TV about empowering innovations, and read retailers’ preachments of "catastrophic" inventory shortages, as if the great flood were upon us.

The many benefits of outsourcing your IT

Business owners are always looking for ways to reduce costs and maximize returns on their investments -- or at least they should be. But such frugality and foresight are often forgotten when it comes to the maintenance and support of their office IT.

Which is curious, especially considering how critically important one’s technology is to the success of their business.