Setting Policies for Employee Home Offices

By Tom Grundig | November 18, 2016 | 0 Comments
Computer Consulting Contra Costa County

One of the best parts of modern digital communication? The rise of the home office and the ability for thousands of employees to hold their vacation days and get work done even when they don’t or can’t make it into the office. But, a properly developed and supported home office is more than a couch […]

The Virtual Office Vs. The Traditional Office

By Tom Grundig | November 15, 2016 | 0 Comments
Virtual vs. Traditional Office Space

Experts have been debating the benefits of virtual office setups compared to traditional offices for some time, and while conclusions are still far off there have been some interesting case studies and more than a few impressions made. So let’s take a quick look at the main differences between the virtual office and the traditional […]

BYOD Advantages and Disadvantages

By Tom Grundig | November 8, 2016 | 0 Comments
Small Business Device Security

Bring your own device (BYOD) offices are growing increasingly common, and even offices with no formal “Bring Your Own Device” policy, or policies specifically AGAINST using personal devices for work often find employees spreading out data to their personal cell phones, laptops, and home computers. So, what are the most notable advantages for BYOD companies […]

Safely Disposing Of Old Computers

By Tom Grundig | November 4, 2016 | 0 Comments
Computer Disposal

Even the best technology on the shelf today has an expiration date. Sooner or later, those once great PCs your company invested in end up outmoded, broken down, and in need of replacement. But getting rid of technology carries its own risks, so make sure that you protect your data (and the environment!) by following […]

7 Points for a Good BYOD Policy

By Tom Grundig | November 2, 2016 | 0 Comments
Computer Protection Provider Serving Walnut Creek CA

Once upon a time it was common for industry figures to carry two phones. One that was loaned to them from their company (which paid for both the device and the service plan), and which they tolerated, and one that they purchased themselves, paid for themselves, and liked better. But, as you can guess, carrying […]

7 Easy Ways to Avoid Future Workplace Tech Problems

By Tom Grundig | October 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
Small Business It Service Provider

1. Auto Update Software Hardware failures happen, but they’re pretty uncommon when compared with software glitches and security flaws. Fortunately, many of these can be resolved before they cause issues if your IT service provider makes sure that all software is routinely kept up to date with downloaded updates and patches. Installation should be automatic and […]

4 Reasons your Company Needs a Disaster Recovery Plan

By Tom Grundig | October 10, 2016 | 0 Comments
File backup and recovery provider helping small businesses in Walnut Creek, Lafayette, Concord, Alamo, Danville,  San Ramon and Pleasanton and surrounding areas.

It’s always surprising just how resistant some companies can be when it comes to putting a solid disaster data recovery procedure in place. Some feel they are just too busy, others don’t see the need, and some simply don’t want to think about a possible future where their critical data, applications, and operations are just […]

Data Security And Recovery For Small Business

By Tom Grundig | September 27, 2016 | 0 Comments
File Backup And Recovery in Walnut Creek CA

Your data is valuable, and securing it against unauthorized access, theft, or loss is incredibly important. However, too many small businesses don’t really understand their different options for data security and recovery or are relying on old-fashioned batch updates when better, cheaper, and easier options are now readily available. Fortunately for businesses in Contra Costa County, Grundig […]

How Your Business Can Be Ultra-Effective Using Google-Apps

By Tom Grundig | September 19, 2016 | 0 Comments
Cloud Technology Consultant Serving Walnut Creek CA

Google Apps for Work (formerly Google Apps for Business) has been around for a while, and that’s given IT professionals plenty of time to explore the relative advantages and disadvantages compared to traditional mail servers and applications provided by webhosts. And in that time, we’ve seen Google Apps surge in popularity as businesses switch over to increase their […]

4 Ways Managed IT Can Control Your Technology Costs

By Tom Grundig | September 14, 2016 | 0 Comments
Business IT Provider Serving Walnut Creek CA

Technology is a major part of the modern business landscape, and IT costs have grown to be a considerable portion of countless budgets. Dealing with those costs, however, presents a distinct problem as company controllers balance the financial demands of the present with user’s needs and the needs of the organization in the future. The solution? Managed IT […]