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Building with Your IT Needs in Mind

The COVID-19 pandemic will permanently change the way we all work. The health and safety of your employees is vitally important. But so is the ability to stay connected, especially when a portion of your workforce is working remotely. Here are a few ways you can design your workspace with your IT needs in mind....

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Recovering after an IT Disaster

You spill coffee all over your laptop keyboard, and now it refuses to boot up. You log onto your computer to find your files are corrupted and unusable. Worse, you power up your computer only to get a black screen with a message that your computer has been taken ransom. All of your data is...

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Give Your Business an IT Disaster Recovery Check-Up

These last few months have been tough, and the last thing anyone needs is another crisis on their hands. It’s impossible to know when an IT disaster may strike, but you can minimize the stress and the damage with a disaster recovery plan and experienced IT pros on your side. Disaster Recovery Basics IT disasters...

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The Four Fundamentals of Network Security: A Guest Post by Secure Net Pros

Whether your team is onsite or working remotely, the security of your network is an ongoing concern. Here are the four fundamentals of network security that all organizations should implement to protect their networks. 1. Assess Cyber Risk Stronger network security starts with a comprehensive cyber risk assessment. It is impossible to prioritize and address...

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3 Cyber Threats Remote Workers Face

Cyber security threats were a concern for businesses before the COVID-19 pandemic. But with many people working from home and accessing systems remotely, understanding and preventing cyber threats has become more urgent. No one knows what the new normal for work will be, but addressing these cyber threats now can put an organization in a...

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IT for Construction Workers in the Field

When you think of IT, you probably imagine a guy in a tie (or a hoodie) sitting behind a desk all day, avoiding talking to people. The Now IT Connects team can tell you that stereotype doesn’t always hold up. IT can be just as useful in the field as it is in the office....

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IT Needs for Construction Firms

The construction industry has a reputation for being slow to adopt new technologies. It’s a business where safety is paramount and margins are slim, so it’s no wonder construction executives are hesitant to invest in new IT. But construction IT has the capacity to revolutionize the industry. With a little upfront investment, technology can save...

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A Closer Look at Our IT Services

Ever wonder with the Now IT Connects team is up to every day? Wonder no more! We have several main IT services that keep us busy throughout the day and week. From backup and cloud solutions to network security and comprehensive managed IT services, here’s a look at how we can help you. Managed IT...

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Reasons to Love the Now IT Connects Team

If you’re looking for a managed IT team to partner with in 2020, the Now IT Connects crew may be your perfect match. We work closely with our clients to provide right-sized IT solutions that keep their businesses running smoothly. If you want a managed IT team with personality and heart, we’d love the opportunity...

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New IT Products for 2020

Every year, hundreds of new tech products hit the market. It can be tough to know which ones will make a real, positive impact on your business. That’s why we’ve come up with our own best-of list of new IT products we’re looking forward to using in 2020. Two-Factor Authentication Is Something You Can No...

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2020 IT Trends to Watch

The IT world seems like it moves at the speed of light. There’s always a new device or service that’s competing for your attention and your dollars. That’s why we wanted to showcase a few trends that are worth watching for Minnesota companies. Which ones make your list of 2020 IT trends to watch? 5G...

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How to Register Your New Domain

Whether you’re starting a new business in 2020 or finally creating a website for your current company, registering your domain is the crucial first step. It’s difficult to know where to go to register your domain, so Now IT Connects has made it simple. Visit our website and follow a few easy steps to get...

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