Why Your Business Should Outsource Its IT Services

  Why Your Business Should Outsource  Its IT Services In business these days, the word outsourcing is sometimes considered to be a “dirty word.” The reason is, outsourcing sometimes means that full-time employees may be losing their jobs in favor of hiring a contractor for the purpose of saving money. While saving money certainly is one benefit of outsourcing your IT function, the fact … [Read more...]

Why Your Business Needs an IT Consultant Instead of a Service Provider

  Every business owner has the company’s best interest in mind when making decisions about time, money, and resources. Understandably, many times these decisions are based solely on cost savings in an effort to keep the business financially sound. However, when deciding who should service your business’s IT needs, it makes sense to not only consider the cost but also to consider the … [Read more...]

What Are Proactive IT Solutions and How Can They Help Your Business?

What is Proactive IT Solutions and How Can they Help Your Business? Recurring system errors, data access issues, workflow problems, and the ever popular “technical difficulties” can be real nuisances. Not only do they have the potential to slow down or halt productivity, but they also can have a negative effect on morale and your employees’ job satisfaction. However, there is a proactive … [Read more...]

Don’t Take The Phishing Bait

One of the problems with email phishing is that the senders are getting sneakier. They choose a well know company, ones that most of us use, and send the email looking as close to legitimate as possible. noun: phishing the fraudulent practice of sending emails purporting to be from reputable companies in order to induce individuals to reveal personal information, such as passwords and … [Read more...]

Why Every Business Needs A Business Continuity Plan

  Business Continuity from Reliance Keeps Your Mission-critical Operations Running Despite Calamities. What if your business could go on functioning during and after a disaster as if the disaster had never happened? Fires, floods, snow and ice storms, tornadoes and hurricanes, earthquakes… these kinds of calamities may strike at any time, and sometimes with little or no warning. As … [Read more...]

The Top Tech Trends for 2018

      We want to use this post to cover the top tech trends that are most likely to define the upcoming year:   The Internet of Things (IoT)   Over the course of just one year, The Internet of Things has grown by more than 30%. One of the reasons this technology is growing so quickly is it has applications across almost all Industries. From … [Read more...]

Working with Reliance Technology Solutions in 2017 and Beyond

  Now that fall has arrived, it's time to think about any major initiatives you want to complete during Q4. IT is one topic that may be top of mind. The reason so many businesses across numerous industries are thinking about IT is they hit a point where it becomes a bottleneck for their growth. Since IT is something that should help your business move forward instead of holding it … [Read more...]

5 Benefits of Outsourcing Your IT Department

    If you're interested in outsourcing your IT department, you're definitely not alone. The number of businesses that have made this shift continues to grow. To help you decide if outsourcing your IT department to a local Cincinnati provider is the right choice, we want to cover five benefits that your business will experience:   Reduce and Control … [Read more...]

Computer Preparedness BEFORE the Storm

Each year, lightning in the United States causes close to $2 billion in annual economic loss due to computer damage and data loss. As a business owner, the last thing you ever want to experience is going into your office in the morning and realizing there's a major problem with your computer equipment or data. Since this can be an expensive problem to fix and can expose your business to all kinds … [Read more...]

Microsoft Partner Conference 2017

Last week Mark and Nicole attended Microsoft Inspire (formerly the Microsoft Partner Conference) in Washington, DC. While there they got to spend time networking with vendors, learning about the many changes and new technology features at Microsoft and seeing many of the amazing sites around DC. We were excited to learn that all of our favorite Microsoft employees are still gainfully employed … [Read more...]