If you haven’t found an IT support team that acts as a managed services provider (MSP) and adjunct part of your staff, then you need to ditch the IT company you use now and go with better. Only an IT services team that’s also an MSP providing you ongoing network maintenance that covers everything from A to Z will give you your money’s worth. Did you know that having an MSP as your IT services support team will actually save you incalculable costs in the long run? This is because by staying in compliance, and having the right amount of cybersecurity watchdogging your data network, you will save yourself the penalties and financial losses that go along with data theft and cyber breach.
The MSP Checklist
A rundown of the top benefits of having an MSP as your IT manager includes:
Passing the MSP Test
If your current information technology MSP fails to have at least half of these items as descriptions of their service protocol, then keep shopping around. You’ll know the right IT company when you see and hear the rave reviews about the “managed IT services provider that was there for us 24/7 with a support program we could depend on”. You’ll know you’ve found your company when the glowing testimonials page features praise about “an IT services staff that did constant monitoring, analysis, and covered all bases – from cloud computing to hardware to network design, virtualization, and cybersecurity measures that haven’t had our network incur so much as a hacked password.”
Let the IT Experts Handle It
If you’re interested in having seasoned IT experts to be your trusted managed services provider, call us today for a free consultation on what we can do to secure your data network.
$500 billion will be spent in the greater cloud market by 2020.
Billions of devices will be connected to the Internet of Things by 2025, exponentially increasing demand for MSPs to back up growing companies.
70% of SMBs reported suffering a security breach during the previous 12 months – and companies with fewer than 500 employees were the most vulnerable, with a 75% breach rate.
71% of SMBs are outsourcing their IT needs to a managed service provider.
More than 90% of businesses are either evaluating, adopting or embracing the cloud.
“We believe our success is due to the strength of our team, the breadth of our services, our flexibility in responding to clients, and our focus on strategic support.”
Javier Gomez, CEO
The average price of a data breach now stands at about $4 million.
93% of businesses file for bankruptcy after losing data for 10 or more days.