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Starting Up and Scaling Up as a Solo IT Tech
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Starting Up and Scaling Up as a Solo IT Tech

So you’ve been charged with single-handedly building and maintaining the company’s entire IT infrastructure.  And the only thing smaller than your network closet is your budget. Don’t panic.  With a few smart purchases and good...

04/20/2016

Maximizing Space in the Small Business Server Room
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Maximizing Space in the Small Business Server Room

Office space is at a premium for most small businesses, so those that get an actual room in which to put their servers and network appliances count themselves among the lucky. Unfortunately, that space was likely designed to house...

04/18/2016

How Fleet Management Services Help SMBs Keep the Power On
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How Fleet Management Services Help SMBs Keep the Power On

It’s difficult for a lean IT staff to take the time to properly maintain a slew of UPSs, but it’s risky to ignore required maintenance. Fleet management services can be a great solution, providing the peace of mind that your UPS...

04/14/2016

How to Ensure Proper Cooling for IT Equipment in Small Server Rooms and Branch Offices
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How to Ensure Proper Cooling for IT Equipment in Small Server Rooms and Branch Offices

To function properly, IT gear has operate within certain temperature ranges. If equipment gets too hot or too cold, it could shorten its lifespan at best and, at worst, cause a failure that leads to data loss.

04/13/2016

Server Room Cooling Hacks for Cash-Strapped SMBs
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Server Room Cooling Hacks for Cash-Strapped SMBs

When you’re working with a small server room and an even smaller budget, keeping the equipment cool is the least of your concerns. But overheated servers will struggle to function—for every 18 degrees F above 70 degrees F, electronics...

04/06/2016

The Five Most Common Server Room Threats – and How to Fight Them
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The Five Most Common Server Room Threats – and How to Fight Them

When it comes to the security of your business’ network, you’re probably focused on viruses, data breaches, and other cyber threats. But there are physical dangers lurking right inside your building, and they should not be...

04/04/2016

How to Ensure a Proper Home for IT Equipment in a Small Business Environment
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How to Ensure a Proper Home for IT Equipment in a Small Business Environment

In the day to day scramble of running a small business, it’s difficult to anticipate every requirement. Perhaps that’s why we so often see offices with IT equipment stashed in the corner of an open office space or stacked on a...

03/30/2016

In the Cloud Era, Backup Power is More Important than Ever
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In the Cloud Era, Backup Power is More Important than Ever

Make sure your employees can stay cloud-connected and productive even in the face of a power outage: get some UPS protection.

03/28/2016

Three Small Business IT Security Solutions You May Not Have Considered
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Three Small Business IT Security Solutions You May Not Have Considered

Everyone by now is well aware that IT networks are subject to various cyber threats, and small and medium size businesses (SMBs) must protect against them just as larger enterprises do. But these threats are not limited to the...

03/25/2016

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