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Top IT Outsourcing Trends for 2020

At this time of year—in newspapers, websites and blogs—there is often an article or two about the top trends for the coming year.  Number one on the list in the world of Information Technology is the concept of Co-Managed IT.  This means that more organizations of all sizes are not just focused on internal tunnel vision with respect to IT, but rather expanding their vision to include others…to get another perspective as well as a lot more assistance as they advance toward their goals.

Easy on the Eyes

Avoid Computer Eyestrain - Don’t stare at your computer too long!
Computers have become an essential part of our everyday lives.  Consequently, there is one thing we can’t avoid—looking at monitor screens.  For many of us, the majority of our waking hours are spent staring at the computer monitor which can be bad for our eyes.

Set up bank alerts – NOW!

Quick Tip: Set up withdrawal alerts on your bank accounts--both personal and work.

Why: Many banks will send you an email alert whenever money is withdrawn from your account via check, debit card or transfer. Setting up those alerts will allow you to spot and report fraudulent activity BEFORE the money has already been siphoned into a cybercriminal’s hands.

See IT Coming

If your network fails or you experience a power outage, your business will come to a screeching halt.  You are not making sales or communicating with clients; you are basically inaccessible until everything comes back online.

Over 50% of businesses take more than one hour to get back up after a crash or power outage.