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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…


15 Cybersecurity Questions Every Leader Should Ask

As a business leader, you’re used to taking charge, making decisions and guiding actions. Asking the right cybersecurity questions is hard when the issues are so complex, technical and ever changing. Don’t let that stop you from taking steps to protect your business. The right IT managed service provider (MSP) can take a lot of…

Hidden Costs of In-House IT

5 Hidden Costs of In-House IT

What are your in-house IT services really costing you? It’s not just your employee’s salaries, or even their salaries plus benefits. There are a host of other, hidden costs, that you need to take into account as you consider outsourcing for some or all of your IT needs. Here are five hidden costs of an…

Microsoft 2010 Support Ends For Office

The End Is Here for Microsoft Office 2010

It’s not uncommon for businesses to stick with the same version of Windows for decades. Sometimes it’s a matter of the cost of upgrades. Other times it’s because a critical legacy machine doesn’t have the necessary systems to handle the latest software. Whatever the reason, if you are still running Microsoft Office 2010 in your…

Endpoint vs Shared Data Backups

Endpoint vs Shared System Data Backup Options For Disaster Recovery

When it comes to IT subjects, few are quite as dry as data backups — and even fewer are as important. So we’ll make it as easy (and interesting) as possible to understand the different backup options (endpoint backup and shared backup) and how to choose the right one for your business. Anyone who has…

Choosing A Managed Service Provider

5 Signs You’re With the Right Managed Service Provider

Managed service providers (MSPs) come in many forms — from a lone technician working out of his garage to multinational conglomerates. So, how do you know if your current managed service provider is the best fit for your business? Here are five sure signs you have the right partnership with your MSP: Boosting the bottom…

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