Managed IT Tips and Tricks

November 3, 2021 ParksideTech

Why you need Remote Monitoring and Management in your Business

What is remote monitoring and management? Remote monitoring and management (RMM) is a type of IT software that allows your managed IT service providers, such as ParksideTech, to monitor your business’s devices. RMM is not the same as employee monitoring software, which is a tool many businesses are using in the age of working from […]

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September 25, 2021 ParksideTech

The top 5 Most Common IT Issues For Small Businesses

Are you one of the many small businesses facing the same IT issues as everyone else? These IT issues are some times happening within your business without your knowledge. One of the best ways to choose an IT provider and plan for the future of your business is by learning about the current struggles your […]

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August 30, 2021 ParksideTech

The Benefits of Outsourcing My Business IT Needs

As a small to medium size business owner, there are endless responsibilities when it comes to running your business. But as a business owner, you must be savvy and determined but – overall – you have to be an expert-level problem solver. Along with those responsibilities, comes the need to handle the various to-do’s and […]

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May 11, 2021 ParksideTech

Co-Managed IT Support Services

Could your IT person use help sometimes? We have seen that many companies are in a precarious situation: You’re busy enough to need a full IT team but can’t afford to add the overhead in IT tools, employee management and staff – particularly IT specialists with the skills and tools that are only needed part-time. […]

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January 8, 2020 ParksideTech

Why use a Managed IT company for your business?

More companies are using IT managed services instead of individual IT guys, and it’s not hard to see why. Every business uses technology and when that technology isn’t working right, people are frustrated, and work gets delayed. So many leaders are realizing that they can save on cost while having a whole IT support team […]

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March 14, 2019 ParksideTech

Building a Strong Social Media Strategy

Over on the AZ Big Media website, Aditya Narula, from Kabbage, has a post from late 2018 that provides some great insights into how a company can establish an effective social media strategy. He breaks those insights into digestible, and easily-understood “steps” that anyone can use. However, a few of them could use a bit more info, especially […]

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September 17, 2018 ParksideTech

Online Security Doesn’t Have to be Difficult

A common strategy of hackers, especially new, young or even unimaginative hackers, is to scour the “Dark Web” for password lists. These are lists of user accounts and passwords that more enterprising hackers get ahold of and then post online for sale. Someone will buy that list, then blanket the email addresses with scary emails […]

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July 8, 2018 ParksideTech

Outsourcing IT Don’ts and Do’s

Partnering with a company to provide IT services is a big decision. As a business, you need to ensure you’re making the right decision when you talk to companies as everyone seems to do things a little differently. Below are some things you should definitely avoid, and things you should definitely do, when making the […]

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July 3, 2018 ParksideTech

No Free Rides

A recent article on The Verge uncovered an apparently not-too-secret practice that affects users of ‘free’ email services: third-party developers can, and DO, read your email. This really should not be terribly shocking to people: Google was reading users’ emails for years, gleaning information to ‘better provide services’ while, at the same time, gathering data to […]

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May 2, 2018 ParksideTech

Business vs Consumer Networking

As a business owner, it seems like a simple task: get the network set up at your office. You’ve already had an ISP come out and get your office wired and the modem set up. So, the next step is buying a router and getting your network set up and ready for your co-workers. After […]

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