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Cyber Security Company vs IT Services Company

Cyber Security Company vs IT Services Company:
Which should you hire to protect your business?

There are a lot of businesses out there that claim to guard your cyber security, but they generally fall into two main buckets. Cyber security companies focus only on cyber security, using software and tools to identify vulnerabilities. An IT services company provides end-to-end technology services, which includes cyber security. So which should you choose…

Tech Gift Ideas for Better Cyber Security

7 Tech Gift Ideas for Better Cyber Security

If  you’re wondering what to give to your employees this holiday season, why not show how much you value cybersecurity with one of these tech gift ideas: USB Data Blockers These inexpensive devices are useful whenever data (computer, tablet, phone) “travels,” in a plane, train or to a friend’s house. Public charging stations, such as…

Microsoft Teams Together Mode

Helping Teams Feel More “Together” with Microsoft Teams Together Mode

As a SWAT Systems Total Care client, we help businesses make the most of their communication tools and platforms, including Microsoft Teams. COVID-19 health concerns have upended the traditional idea of a “workplace.” Businesses are learning that it is not absolutely necessary to have every employee of every department be at a physical desk in…

Co-Managed IT Support

Co-Managed IT Support: Is It The Best of Both Worlds?

If you’re not comfortable with a total commitment to an MSP (managed service provider), you could consider a hybrid or co-managed approach. This is where MSPs do some of the work and you have  in-house IT staff do the rest. The co-managed/hybrid plan might be the best of both worlds for your business (kind of…

IT Support For Small Business

IT Support for Small Business: Is it Time for a Managed Service Provider?

As a small business owner, it can be challenging to know when the time is right in your company’s growth to bring in expert services, like IT support. But there’s really no need to wait. There are MSPs that serve all sizes of business and the right managed service provider can even help your business…

Business IT Infrastructure Tax Benefits, Section 179

Timely Tax Benefits For Your Business IT Infrastructure (Section 179)

Helping businesses understand and take advantage of opportunities like Section 179 is part of the TotalCare SWAT Systems clients receive. It is one of the ways we work with our clients to help their entire business in addition to supporting IT needs. Now is the perfect time to consider purchasing hosted phone systems, IT hardware…

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