A Day in the Life of an MSP

Day in the Life of MSP Business

The MSP industry is a rapidly growing industry as people are starting to realize the various benefits that these companies have to offer. However, while that expansion is good, there are still so many people wondering about the specific details of an MSP and how they function. To help shine a light on what the … Read more

Who is the ideal MSP business owner?

MSPs are a fantastic market that’s been developed over the years. No doubt the industry has helped keep small and medium sized businesses up to speed on various aspects and relevant in their own respective industries. However, even though there is a growing demand for MSPs, they take a surprising amount of skill to operate … Read more

CyberSecurity in the Health Care Sector

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Like many companies today, those in the health care sector are concerned about managing cybersecurity risks. There are a number of actions you can take to improve your risk awareness and cybersecurity. Start with a strategy What are the threats to your digital assets? As an organization, you’ll need to determine what your cybersecurity priorities … Read more

MSPs – The Landscape in 2022 and Beyond

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As much as an in-house IT team is nice, we’re at a point in time now where it’s worth looking at the team and making changes. Technology has reached a point now where it’s undergone so much innovation that the traditional methods of break/fix IT isn’t cutting it any longer. And what’s worse is that … Read more

Tech Certifications to Get You Started in IT

Getting Your IT Certifications

In the IT world, tech certifications are essentially your chip in the game. The more chips, or tech certifications, you earn, the stronger and more rounded your skillset becomes, making you more in demand to those looking to hire. “Tech certificates are as important to getting you started on your career as they are once … Read more

8 Cybersecurity Best Practices to Combat Ransomware ATTACKS

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As an IT professional, you have good reason to worry about Ransomware attacks. They don’t discriminate, victimizing organizations of all kinds – public and private, and in every industry. If you don’t already know a victim, you probably will. Cognyte research indicates that there were as many ransomware attacks in the first half of 2021, … Read more

Protecting your small or mid-sized business from cyber attacks

Cyber attacks don’t just happen to the big players like governments and multi-national corporations. Small- and mid-sized businesses are also vulnerable to cyber threats. And sadly, these smaller companies usually have fewer resources and less defences available to them. Cybercrime is big business, and these criminals often target mid-sized businesses as they assume they do … Read more

How Workplace Culture Impacts Mental Health

When it comes to growing a successful managed services provider (MSP) business, it isn’t all just about the latest and greatest technology or growing sales. It’s also important as a business owner to take the extra step to ensure employees are happy and healthy. While there are many aspects to consider when promoting employee wellbeing, … Read more

MSP 101

What exactly is a Managed Service Provider? Not every company can afford to have their own IT team so they will turn to a MSP for support. Essentially, a managed service provider (MSP) is an outsourced contractor who remotely manages IT services. These services could include network, security, infrastructure and application support. The MSP assumes … Read more