Margins are thin, security risks are real and tech upgrades come at the speed of light.
To find the right balance of speed, expertise and cost, many successful businesses turn to technical Managed Service Providers (MSPs) to keep their data secure, their networks fast and their CFOs happy.
But finding the right MSP to support your business is not easy. Different providers have different qualifications and capabilities, and many differ on what standard services MSPs should offer!
To combat this confusion, our top tech minds at Dynamic Quest have compiled the nine most important features, skills and abilities that separate the best Managed Services Providers from the non-options, and put all of the information together in a new whitepaper, 9 Key Criteria for Selecting a Managed Services Provider.
In this robust report, you’ll learn the critical questions to ask any prospective provider — and which red flags you should definitely avoid. There are tips for choosing the right size plan, information on how MSPs help your business and the critical areas of focus for successful CIOs. To top it off, it’s laid out with important stats and figures that emphasize the need for agile, efficient technology.
Here’s a taste of what’s inside:
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We are committed to providing industry information that you will find relevant and insightful, and this information comes from years of experience in the Managed Services field.
We also want you to be empowered to make an informed decision, so this whitepaper is available to everyone at no cost. Our hope is that you and your team can use this information to take a discriminating approach to vetting your IT suitors and find the right partner for your organization.
The average price of a data breach now stands at about $4 million.
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
$500 billion will be spent in the greater cloud market by 2020.
93% of businesses file for bankruptcy after losing data for 10 or more days.
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.