Tag: managed services

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Advancing in the Gigabit Economy

The IT sector is having one of its periodic moments of congruity and clarity, where seemingly disparate trends come together and form the basis for accelerated change.Several key technologies have matured and created a nexus of rapid innovation: High-performance/low-cost bandwidth, … Read more…

Managed Services and Office 365: A Better Working Environment

For many businesses, managing a full complement of IT services in-house has become costly, complex, and inefficient. Companies of all sizes, in a variety of industries, are seeing the benefits of moving some or all IT functions off premises for a third party to manage. Through managed services, businesses are able to keep IT costs in check, and technology — such as cloud, network, and data solutions — flexible and efficient. So business and IT leaders can focus on the big plans that add value to the organization. Now, for many organizations, managed services make even more business sense: Small and midsize business customers can get Microsoft Office 365 with their new voice and data and managed services bundles — for no extra cost. Read more…

IT Providers Give Businesses Room to Innovate

Think, let others do. When it comes to business IT, that outlook has become more prevalent. Because by letting others take care of the technology that drives business processes, business leaders are free to think: about the myriad ways they can innovate and add value to the business. Read more…

Elevate Your IT Potential With Managed Services

Every business strives to become more efficient, and the challenges to reach greater efficiency are growing every year, as managers are being asked to do more with less. Smaller budgets. Fewer resources. Shrinking timelines. As you’ll see in the following articles and … Read more…

Midsize Businesses’ Best IT Weapon? Managed Services [INFOGRAPHIC]

When it comes to IT, midsize businesses face a unique challenge: They require the capabilities of a large enterprise to keep a competitive advantage, but they must do so on increasingly shrinking budgets and with smaller staffs. In the face … Read more…

Outsourcing Rising: More Businesses Delegating IT

The past few years have seen more businesses turn to cloud computing for more IT services. So it was only a matter of time before this trend pointed toward an even bigger change in the way businesses handle IT: wide-ranging outsourcing.

Expect to see that come to fruition in the next five years, when about 70 percent of all business IT infrastructures will be outsourced. This is according to the latest Global IT Leadership Report from Savvis, a CenturyLink company. Read more…

Enterprises Already Seeing the Benefits of Managed Services

Businesses today are facing many challenges, but some of those organizations have found the answer at least to one of those challenges: How to best manage IT in today’s ever-changing market. Read more…