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8 IT Projects for SMBs to Compete With the Big Ones [Checklist]

With IT quickly evolving and becoming more affordable, the good news is that small/midsized businesses can now bridge the gap and compete with larger competitors. It may seem overwhelming and you may not know where to begin, but if you break it down into smaller projects, you can make the organization more productive, competitive, mobile, […]

10 Ways to Prepare Your Business For the Worst [Checklist]

We don’t have to tell you. Disaster can happen at any moment and if you have been around the block a few times, you know that disaster is not just a major hurricane or fire like we see on TV. It is anything that can cause your business to stop operating normally for a considerable […]

Five Excuses You Are Telling Yourself To Avoid Cyber Security In Your Business

In a recent article an FBI cybercrime official was quoted saying: “there are two categories of people: those who have been hacked and those who are going to be hacked.” Essentially it’s not a matter of if, but when. As a business owner, it’s up to you to decide how much exposure you are willing […]

5 Biggest Threats to Your Business [Infographic]

Managing a business is not just about having great products, higher income and keeping customers satisfied. Your success will come from having adequate risk management practices to withstand the unexpected. This includes keeping your organization safe from data loss, planning properly to minimize downtime after a natural or IT disaster, and preparing for a sudden […]

Envision Consulting is Proud to Announce Envision Cybershield

We are proud to announce our new cybersecurity offering, Envision Cybershield. Envision Cybershield is an enterprise-level Malware Protection Solution for Small and Mid-sized Businesses. This new offering combines best-in-class malware protection products on the market to provide small and mid-sized businesses a robust, modern and hands-free layered malware defense solution. Envision Cybershield will provide businesses […]

Relax…WIndows XP Doesn’t Have to Be Such A Headache

Understanding Managed Services and How They Benefit SMBs Small to medium sized businesses (SMBs) receive a lot of calls each day from slick sales people peddling the next technology trend that’s going to save them money and revolutionize how they do business. They’re all too quick to caution that if you don’t listen to them, […]

Breaking News: Downtime Kills Small Businesses

Breaking News: Downtime Kills Small Businesses Downtime is bad news for any business whether big or small. A recent two-hour New York Times’ downtime occurrence sent Twitter ablaze and their stock price plummeting. Google going down for one to five hours resulted in lost revenue up to $500,000 and decreased overall web traffic by 40%. […]

8 Hard Truths for SMBs not Worried About Data Recovery and Business Continuity

8 Cold Hard Truths for SMBs Not Worried About Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity The foundation of any successful business continuity solution is the ability to retrieve data from any point in time from anywhere. When the topic of data recovery and business continuity comes up, you get the feeling that many decision makers at […]

The Benefits of a Managed Service Provider

Managed Service Providers – or MSPs – are often recommended as a cost effective IT solution for small businesses. For a minimal monthly fee, MSPs provide a reasonably priced solution to the complex technology pains of small businesses. Here’s a look at the various benefits an MSP can offer your business… Freed-Up Resources and a […]