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8 Things You Need to Know About Technology Alerts

Do you have technology alerts set up for your company? Even having basic monitoring and alerting systems can save your company time and money by notifying you before a problem gets too big.  Being prepared can mean the difference between a small, fixable issue and a catastrophic event that could lead to downtime and money … Continued

What is Hybrid IT?

Many companies today are transitioning to hybrid IT, so some of our customers are asking us: “What is hybrid IT and will it change the way I currently do business?”   Hybrid IT is a combination of cloud and on-site technology services and support.  It is mixing the two somewhat conflicting ideals into one smooth … Continued

Common IT Solutions Outsourced by Small Businesses

In a shift from previous years, small businesses are beginning to embrace commonly outsourced IT solutions over in-house solutions.  This move to outsourcing allows companies the opportunity to keep their data safe and their costs low.   Here are 3 commonly outsourced IT solutions…   Data Protection   Protecting data, your company’s most valuable asset, … Continued

Our Favorite Office 365 Features

Office 365 is the cloud-based, subscription model of Microsoft Office.  For a business, Office 365 comes in three different packages to meet varying business needs –  Business, Business Essentials, and Business Premium. Although Office 365 has been around since 2011, Microsoft continues to update the software and release new versions, typically labeled Enterprise (E) followed … Continued

13 Fun Facts About Technology

At Revolution Group, we love everything about technology … from interesting historical facts to the latest innovations and what the future can hold.  In this blog, we have compiled a list of 13 fun facts about technology that you may not know. The first alarm clock was designed for one person and could only go … Continued

3 Ways to Save Money with a Managed Service Provider

Hiring internal staff to take care of your company’s technology infrastructure and help-desk needs can be costly.  To cut down costs, an increased number of small to medium sized businesses are turning to Managed Service Providers.  Managed Service Providers ensure businesses have all of the necessary IT support staff at a fraction of the cost.  … Continued

5 Tips for Choosing an IT Managed Service Provider

If you’re considering an IT Managed Service Provider (MSP), you’ve no doubt come across many options that promise you the best managed services on the market.  With all of the possibilities and IT jargon, it is easy to get lost while trying to find the solution that fits your business needs.  To make your search … Continued

What is a Managed Service Provider?

What is a Managed Service Provider? A Managed Service Provider (MSP) is now a widely accepted technology term for a team of IT specialists that take responsibility for a company’s hardware, software, and network infrastructure maintenance and support.  The type of maintenance that a Managed Service Provider typically offers is a proactive approach through monitoring … Continued

Computers Through Time

Desktop computers have come a long way since their creation in 1962 and launch in 1964.  Clunky, heavy, technical and involved are a few words that can be used to describe the world’s first personal computers.  In the 54 years since, computers have become intuitive, sleek and lightweight, user-friendly, and a “must-have” in millions of … Continued

6 Key Technology Certifications and What They Mean To You

Whether you employ an in-house IT team or outsource with a Managed Service Provider, keeping up with changing technology is imperative. Choosing infrastructure solutions for your company can be difficult enough, but the number of options available can confuse even the best IT team. And, once you’ve chosen a solution, updates, expansions, and new releases … Continued