The following depiction is used as an oversimplification of the market to help you visualize the types of service providers offering outsourced IT Services. This generalization is based on our opinions and knowledge of the market for what we often call “Managed IT Services”. In greater Pittsburgh alone there are likely over 100 outfits to….
While the Super Bowl always has a most valuable player (MVP), the team at Advanticom decided to generate a list of reasons why a managed service provider (MSP) can be the MVP for your organization. These items represent ways that a strategic relationship with the right managed service provider can bring improved operations, increased efficiencies,….
In business, scalability is described as the function to adapt, handle, and operate successfully to an increased or expanded workload. Scalability must be an early consideration for businesses to ensure the right foundation is in place so that all functions and operations can take place as needed. We already know how vital technology is to….
The constraint of limited budgets resonates with IT departments across the globe and prevents them from executing more projects and providing more value for the business. There are two primary reasons that budgets are insufficient. First, the department budget is determined by someone other than the IT department and results in an insufficient amount. Second,….
A managed service provider (MSP) is a business that operates as an extension of your IT department. This partner remotely handles your IT infrastructure and works to provide additional resources for day-to-day operations. The majority of services offered by an MSP are proactive such as regular maintenance or monthly patching. It can also include services….