Category: Blog

Backup & Disaster Recovery 101 – Everything You Need to Know

If you run a business in 2019, you need a backup and disaster recovery plan in place. This is not something you can do without. The odds are good that 99% of your company’s information and processes all happen through computers. That means you need an information technology (IT) infrastructure in place that allows you

Can Regular Computer Maintenance Save My Company Money?

The short answer is yes! Computers should be considered an investment that needs to be maintained to ensure they function properly and last for years. While it may seem like computers and technology in general are changing so quickly your business can’t possibly keep up, by updating your computer software, protecting from viruses and other

Is it Safe to Use Cloud-Based Hosting?

Cloud-based hosting for data is happening at record rates, and there’s no sign that this trend is going to change anytime soon. Business owners and office managers worry that storage and business processes hosted on the cloud may be at higher risk from hacking, malware, and ransomware, but for some businesses, cloud-based hosting may actually

10 Steps to Make Implementing Business Communication Tools Easier

Most office managers and company owners have been down the long, frustrating road of introducing a new business communication tool that promises to improve inter-departmental productivity and collaboration. Then, employees don’t use it.  When you’ve invested the time and money to find the right communication software and collaboration tools for your business, this can be

Microsoft Office 365 VS Microsoft Azure – What’s the Difference?

In the past few years, products for business like Microsoft Office 365 and Microsoft Azure have gotten a lot of attention, and they’re definitively being used by more companies of all sizes each year. If you’re not in the information technology (IT) field, you may not really know what these products are and what they

Top 8 Reasons to Migrate to Microsoft Office 365 for Business

Even if your business is one of the most innovative and boundary stretching, the odds are good you are still using the Microsoft Office Suite, which includes Word, PowerPoint, and Excel. Even if you’re using a different suite of programs, you likely work with others who do use these products, so you need access to

Top 4 Reasons It’s Time to Migrate to Microsoft Azure for Business

In this blog, IT ArchiTeks reviews the top four benefits of switching to a cloud-based platform for your storage and computing needs like the versatile Microsoft Azure for business. If you have questions or want to set up a consultation with the experts at IT ArchiTeks, give us a call. We’d love to talk to

Combatting Ransomware Attacks in 2020

Every 14 seconds another business will fall victim to ransomware, and these attacks have increased by 300% annually. With startling statistics like these, there can be no doubt that you need to take steps to protect your business from potential attacks. Keep reading to learn a little more about preventing ransomware threats and rebuilding your

Why Hiring A Managed IT Services Provider Delivers the Best Results

As hardware and software become increasingly complex, businesses are more reliant on technology every year.  That means technology-related problems also become more complicated. In the past, many organizations relied heavily on internal IT personnel to handle problems as they came up, but that approach is becoming problematic. Today, outsourced IT services are proving to be

Has Your Business Been Impacted by a CryptoLocker Virus?

Despite the enormous publicity surrounding the staggering losses created by CryptoLocker and its variants, few small businesses have taken steps to prevent it. In this article are some of the best ways to avoid lost revenues and other negative results of ransomware infections. Know the Facts of CryptoLocker Despite common misconceptions, CryptoLocker and similar malware