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Nov 27, 2017 in

Give Your IT System a Gift

 

Jim Kendall from The Daily Herald talked to our CEO, Dave Davenport about giving a gift to your IT system.

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Nov 07, 2017 in MSP, Chicago MSP

Thinking about working with an MSP? Here's what you need to do first...

Are you devoting the right amount of attention to your company's IT functions? If you aren't sure, it may be time to considering contracting with a Managed Service Provider (MSP). Experienced, well-established MSP technology vendors can take on...

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Oct 31, 2017 in IT support

How to Avoid the Wrong IT Support Vendor: Red Flags to Look Out For

As certain as death and taxes, small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) have to look for ways to maximize value. In IT, SMBs are used to cutting costs by outsourcing. Certainly, this is still applicable. As hardware and software lifecycles shorten...

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Oct 23, 2017 in virtual cio

Why Your Business Needs a Virtual CIO

Mistakes happen every day when you run a business, especially if everyone wears more than one hat. IT mistakes can cost more than lost orders and disgruntled customers, however. Failing to protect and utilize your company's data could put you out...

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MotherG, #1 Manufacturing MSP In Illinois

Specializing in researching, evaluating and keeping up with current trends among IT service providers, Channele2e's mission is to "shift the IT channel conversation from tactical chatter to strategic discussions -- focusing MSPs and VARs on...

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4 Steps To Stay Safe On Vacation

It’s summer time, which means traveling and vacations! In today’s day and age though, the lines between personal time and work time are somewhat blurred. Many people take their laptops, tablets, or mobile phones with them and check up on company...

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How Password Policies Protect Your Business

MotherG regularly reviews our best practices to ensure we’re providing the experience our clients’ desire.  Recently we updated our security section, specifically password policies.  We are frequently asked, “What’s the best password policy for...

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How Secure Is Your Business from Hackers?

As the focus of IT moves towards the cloud, hackers are turning their attention to larger targets with a higher payoff. While it may not seem worth it for most hackers to attack small to medium businesses, more and more small businesses are being...

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Ged Rid of Old Technology Once and for All

Go Green for St. Patrick’s Day! Uncertainty / Awareness The average person doesn’t know what to do with old technology. Can I just throw this desktop out? What about this monitor? Cell phones? That’s the reason every business has a room with...

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Is Hosted VOIP Right For Your Business?

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