Managed Services Significantly Helps Handle Unforeseen Circumstances - HUB Blog

HUB TechMinutes

Business technology news, tips and events.

HUB Blog

Better business through better information.
3 minutes reading time (508 words)

Managed Services Significantly Helps Handle Unforeseen Circumstances

Managed Services Significantly Helps Handle Unforeseen Circumstances

While it might be terrifying to imagine a scenario in which your business was to suffer a devastating event that threatened its future, you as a responsible business owner must consider any and all possibilities. If you don’t, all of the hard work and investment you have made in your company could be for naught. Technology is one aspect of your company that must be examined with intense scrutiny and prepared for with preventative measures to keep your future secure.

Murphy’s Law states, “If something can go wrong it will go wrong.” You are probably sitting there, reading this quote and nodding your head because the truth of this statement is all too real. You often have to plan for the worst-case scenario, whether you like it or not. It’s the sole reason why insurance exists. You never know when something horrific might happen, so you buy into health insurance, home insurance, or auto insurance to protect yourself no matter the circumstances.

Your IT infrastructure in particular should be one of your focuses when considering Murphy’s Law. There are countless moving parts within your IT that keep it running, like server units, workstations, software solutions, and everything else your company needs to be productive and profitable. You also have to consider all of the emails that your organization receives, as well as the files downloaded from the Internet, the sites your employee's visit, who they talk to on the phone, et cetera, et cetera…

You can see how a business has countless possibilities for things to go wrong, and when you rely on so much to keep it going, something’s going to eventually give. When this happens, the last thing you want is to be forced to react rather than be prepared. It’s better to be proactive and to take appropriate measures before you are forced into an uncomfortable position.

In IT, this is easier said than done, especially for small businesses that don’t keep it at top of mind. Instead of making sure that IT is working properly, they might do the bare minimum and just keep operations moving forward, pretending that nothing is wrong until it cannot be ignored any longer. Proper preventative measures and maintenance can go a long way toward ensuring that your business does not suffer long-term.

If you implement the right solutions, you might find out that you can, in fact, predict these events in at least some capacity. And, if you can predict these events, you can prepare for them. One example is using a remote monitoring tool that can help you know when your technology is starting to experience wear and tear. Your network security is one part of your business that is also reliant on preventative measures, as it is much easier to prevent security issues compared to responding to threats that are active on your network.

HUB Technology Solutions can arm your business with the appropriate tools to aid your organization’s attempts at mitigating risk and potentially disastrous scenarios. To learn more, reach out to us at 204-772-8822 or 1-833-847-0725.

Tip of the Week: Build Up Your IT Like an Enterpri...
4 Ways to Keep Yourself Safe on Social Media

Related Posts

 

Comments

No comments made yet. Be the first to submit a comment
Guest
Saturday, October 23, 2021

Captcha Image

By accepting you will be accessing a service provided by a third-party external to https://www.hub.ca/

Ransomware resilience

Send an Email. All fields with an asterisk (*) are required.

In clicking the Download button below I agree to receive future emails from HUB Technology Solutions that contain business-related information technology guides, news and service information. You can withdraw your consent at any time.

Please refer to our Privacy Policy or Contact Us for more details.

Mobile? Grab this Article

QR-Code dieser Seite

Get Updates On Our New Blog Posts!

Book your free introductory consultation now.

Let's Talk

Happy Clients

Don't Miss Our Next Newsletter!

Subscribe to our free monthly newsletter! It's packed with valuable information, useful tips, and important security alerts.
* indicates required
Your email address is secure with us - we never share our subscriber information.

HUB Tech Minutes

26 October 2021
When the COVID-19 pandemic started to surge across the world, much of the workforce shifted to remote operations, but it has become clear over the past several months that this shift is likely temporary, forcing many employers to consider the hardest...
21 October 2021
Unfortunately, the COVID-19 pandemic is still in full swing, and while many companies buckled under the pressure put on them to maintain operations, others have managed to adapt through the use of remote technology solutions. Businesses have put into...
20 October 2021
A lot of people are still working remotely these days, and while those who work in the office might look at remote workers with envy, it’s not all sunshine and rainbows for the remote worker. One of the things that remote employees miss most about th...