Top 10 Fears of Migrating to the Cloud

Do you like spending more on your IT than you need to? Are you dying to get hacked? Are you totally comfortable moving your entire business to someone else’s datacenter? As an IT professional providing private cloud services, I have been on both sides of the fence (pre-cloud and post-cloud).  There are very legitimate concerns […]

Virtual Designer Demo in a Virtual Desktop Environment

Hello everyone, this is Chris France with Advance2000.  I wanted to share this short video with you today so that you can see what you would experience should you request your own Virtual Desktop to test your design applications. First look at local laptop and see how you will connect into your Design Workstation In […]

Cloud In-Touch: Cloud Based Hosted Telephony Demo

In this short video, I will demo our Cloud In-Touch Hosted Telephony System.  After the demo, if you are interested in learning more about Cloud In-Touch, I have prepared a few slides that provide more detail. Topics I will cover: Cloud In-Touch Demo Video Cloud In-Touch Intro Standard Features for Users Standard Features for Companies Premiere […]

The Best Email for Business

No Business Should Be Running Their Own E-mail Server Any Longer. Are you still dealing with the headaches and expense of owning and operating your own email or Exchange server?  Here are the reasons why we think now is the time to move your email to a hosted solution, specifically Office 365: Built-in Disaster Recovery […]

Back to Basics: Writing a Disaster Recovery Plan

Disaster Recovery is the process or procedures that take place AFTER your business has experienced a technology based problem or other major business interruption. It describes the steps to take to recovery from a disruption in the business due to a disastrous event or technology failure. Disaster Recovery’s goal is restoring your systems and data to […]

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10 Drivers that Influence IT Strategy

This is the time of year when many companies develop IT budgets and identify IT initiatives for 2017. As you plan for 2017, here are some of the external drivers that can influence your decisions and help shape your Strategic Information Technology Plan. Rapid Change Technology is constantly changing and changing quickly. Your response to these changes must […]

10 Advantages to Outsourcing Virtual Desktops – VDI

Setting up Virtual Desktops is not easy. By outsourcing you don’t need the expertise, or the time to design, tune and manage the infrastructure. Just make sure your provider has the experience and does dozens of these builds each year. Make sure they have a proven process and are not learning on your dime. Outsourced hosted […]

Back to Basics: Safeguarding Your Business – Backups and Disaster Recovery

How long can your firm afford to be out of business? How long will it take to recover from a technology disaster? You should protect your data and your business with a proven secure online backup and disaster recovery solution. Other than your employees, your data is the most important part of your business. Just […]