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April 8, 2021
The Beginner's Guide to Managed IT: Managed Services and Solutions for Your Business, Explained

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic means that businesses are relying on their IT infrastructure more than ever before. If your IT system goes down in 2021, it could prevent your entire organization from getting any work done.GET STARTEDIf you want to make sure your IT systems are always up and running, you need managed IT services. Not only […]

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April 8, 2021
The Beginner's Guide to Managed IT: Managed Services and Solutions for Your Business, Explained

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic means that businesses are relying on their IT infrastructure more than ever before. If your IT system goes down in 2021, it could prevent your entire organization from getting any work done.GET STARTEDIf you want to make sure your IT systems are always up and running, you need managed IT services. Not only […]

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April 8, 2021
7 Must-Have Managed IT Services That Every Business Needs

7 Must-Have Managed IT Services That Every Business Needs The rapid expansion of information technology options over just the last decade created tremendous opportunities for SMBs and large corporations alike. Yet, the expansion also created new specializations and an IT pro shortage.GET STARTEDThis is less of a problem for big corporations that can just throw money […]

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April 8, 2021
The Top 7 Benefits of Outsourcing IT to Managed Services

6 Questions Disaster Recovery Plans Should Answer The importance of computers and technology in business has required quality IT services. The challenge is deciding whether to not to start the process in outsourcing IT services or handling the tasks in-house.GET STARTED 1. You Can Save Money From protecting customer data to managing several devices, many […]

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February 19, 2021
Our Tips on Transferring from Local Storage to the Cloud

At Bulletproof IT, we take great pride in making great strides for business customers, especially when it comes to secure, user-friendly cloud services. Many of our clients are curious about transferring from local storage – what needs to be done to set it up correctly? Is there data privacy or security risks? Does network performance […]

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November 10, 2020
7 Unexpected Ways Professional IT Services Can Save You Money

According to poll results, almost half of businesses that use professionally managed IT services see a drop of 25% in their IT expenses. Of these, a further 13% reduced their IT costs by 50% or more. Considering that organizations can spend up to 11% of revenue on IT, this can translate into some serious savings.GET STARTEDStats like these are […]

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Category > Hardware

February 28, 2017
Printer security: Are your printers safe?

This is not a question often asked by anyone who has ever used a printer. Given the increasing sophistication of hackers’ capabilities, the discovery that cyber thievery can, in fact, be performed through some popular printer brands hardly comes as a surprise. One study reveals that at least 20 printer models are vulnerable to Distributed […]

February 8, 2017
How IoT will influence businesses

In the near future, the Internet of Things (IoT) is expected to usher in an era of connectivity and efficiency on a global scale. Many small- and medium-sized companies, however, assume IoT has no application to their business. To dispel those false assumptions, we’ve compiled a list of four ways your business can benefit from […]

January 5, 2017
To License or not to License: Choices for Savvy Business Owners

So you've got the next big thing in technology sitting in your office: a program you customized for your business or a hardware you came up with on the side. Then you think: "Should I get a business license?" When is the right time to license your product for outside sale? Read further to learn […]

December 8, 2016
Choosing the best small business computer

Your employees are some of your business’s best assets. With that in mind, it is imperative that they work with high-performance computers that will unlock their full potential and contribute to your business’s profitability. If only it were that simple. Selecting a computer often involves several factors such as mobility, quality, and price – there […]

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Business 

February 19, 2021
Our Tips on Transferring from Local Storage to the Cloud

At Bulletproof IT, we take great pride in making great strides for business customers, especially when it comes to secure, user-friendly cloud services. Many of our clients are curious about transferring from local storage – what needs to be done to set it up correctly? Is there data privacy or security risks? Does network performance […]

May 27, 2020
Business Continuity - 6 Questions Disaster Recovery Plans Should Answer

6 Questions Disaster Recovery Plans Should Answer For large enterprises, an hour of downtime can cost $700,000 in productivity. For a mid-sized business, that number drops to $75,000, but the impact will be felt for much longer. For a small business, the $8,000 in productivity loss during that hour can take weeks, even months to […]

May 13, 2020
5 Reasons Your Small Business Needs To Migrate To Microsoft 365

5 Reasons Your Small Business Needs To Migrate To Microsoft 365 If you're interested in getting a better hold on your growing small or medium business, we'd recommend giving Microsoft 365 a try.There are a variety of reasons why businesses are starting to transition to cloud computing software such as Microsoft 365, including reducing IT expenses, […]

November 14, 2018
Best Business Cloud Storage For Small Businesses

Cloud-Based Services for Small Businesses Small businesses require unique solutions for their cloud-based needs. Though finding the best cloud storage for a small business can be very tricky for a few reasons. While the most obvious caveat of small business is fewer employees, this leads to an intensely diversified workforce. Big businesses have the numbers […]

Social Media

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October 10, 2016
Facebook releases enterprise messaging app

Facebook is constantly working to improve communication between different parties. What started as a means to communicate socially is now used to improve communication at work, too, through Facebook at Work. After spending several years trying to find a way to turn FB into an enterprise solution, Facebook at Work will finally be launched today. […]

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December 12, 2016
5 tips to turn Instagram followers into buyers

Did you know that your thousands of Instagram followers are a goldmine for potential sales? Yes, they are, but you can’t make the most of this goldmine by simply switching your posts’ filters from Clarendon to Valencia on a regular basis. Turning your Instagram followers into customers requires more than just a finely curated set […]

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January 10, 2017
Facebook group voice calling

“What’s your Facebook name?” is not a question you’re often asked when someone needs your contact details. In the first place, Facebook messaging isn’t everyone’s voice call app of choice, especially for group conversations. As of now, Skype rules that arena, especially for business communications. However, once the social media giant has put the finishing […]

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October 10, 2016
Facebook releases enterprise messaging app

Facebook is constantly working to improve communication between different parties. What started as a means to communicate socially is now used to improve communication at work, too, through Facebook at Work. After spending several years trying to find a way to turn FB into an enterprise solution, Facebook at Work will finally be launched today. […]

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May 14, 2018
Get your business noticed using social media tips

As a startup business owner, you may think social media isn’t worth the effort because no one knows about your business. You may have dabbled in Twitter, Facebook, or LinkedIn and seen minimal (if any) results. What can a business owner with a new brand/product do? Well, it turns out quite a lot. And to […]

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Windows

Category > Windows 

December 29, 2016
Adobe Flash Blocked by Microsoft Edge

Recently, Microsoft has made new upgrades to their web browser platform. Despite numerous changes, one making the biggest waves for users of all kinds is the lack of instant and easy compatibility with Adobe Flash. Adobe Flash is a web platform and add-on that many business websites have put to extensive use. However, now that […]

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December 14, 2016
Microsoft speeds up Windows updates

Windows 10, the latest version of Microsoft's operating system, has proved to be a system full of many strengths and some very decided weaknesses. One of the biggest flaws of this particular operating system is the fact that Windows Updates are often clunky, take a great deal of time, and use large amounts of processing […]

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January 12, 2018
Microsoft unveils new Windows features

The recent Windows 10 Fall Creators update is just a few weeks old but Microsoft has already released another major update. On December 19, they rolled out a new Windows 10 Insider update to test two new features: Sets and Timeline. Sets Sets take the tab features from web browsers and add them to various […]

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February 16, 2017
Microsoft’s Windows 10 upgrade for SMBs

Microsoft has announced that it will bring back free Windows 10 upgrades, but on one condition: Only small- and medium-sized businesses that have previously passed on the offer are eligible. So if you or someone you know has declined Microsoft’s previous proposition, here are some reasons you might want to reconsider. “They’re extending the free […]

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