Technology Tips Archives - Tier3 I.T. Solutions

How the cloud saves smaller firms money

November 23, 2020

Understanding how the cloud can save your business money requires a small shift in your thinking, first about the type of expenditure, and second about the quality of the product you’re buying. When it comes to putting your key servers “in the cloud” you are shifting your spend from a high capital cost to a […]

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The Cloud: Are there security issues?

November 19, 2020

By now, likely every business has been approached, and considered moving their key technologies to “the cloud”.  This often causes confusion about the benefits and the risks.  You’ve probably read articles and heard people say that the cloud is more secure, but is that really true? From one perspective, yes.  If you have your servers […]

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Do The Right Thing….Buy Your Software Packages

November 12, 2020

It was a simple lesson most of us learned as kids, don’t take something if it’s not yours. It’s a solid lesson and especially true in the world of software.  It may seem like a way to save a bit of money, after all, you’re only using one program and you don’t need the full […]

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To Update Now or Update Later

November 9, 2020

The technology your business uses is out of date the day you install it.  From the time it’s packed, shipped, and setup in your office time has passed and the vendors have found ways to improve upon the security, stability, and features of that particular device.  Your technology strategy needs to include a process to […]

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Protecting your business from Ransomware

October 21, 2020

It just keeps showing up in the news. Ransomware seems to just not come to an end. If you don’t already know, ransomware is a particularly nasty virus that freezes access to your data and then they demand a ransom, usually paid in bitcoin, before they will release your data.  The other thing that is […]

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