IT Needs for Construction Firms_Now IT Connects_Clearwater Minnesota

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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Plan Now for Your 2020 IT Needs

The new year will be here before we know it. Have you taken a moment to think about what your IT needs are for 2020? If not, here’s a quick list of things to discuss with your team to ensure your company and its data are secure, supported, and productive next year. Audit Your Current...

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A Few of Our Favorite Local Vendors

In the spirit of Thanksgiving this week, we’d like to take a moment to thank a few of the businesses that help our business run more smoothly. If you’re looking for an accountant, a new favorite restaurant, or for a great deal on batteries, we’ve got some recommendations for you! Here are a few of...

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Thank You to the Now IT Connects Team

November is the month of gratitude. Early in the month, we take a moment to thank the veterans who serve our country. At the end of the month, we gather with our loved ones to share what we are grateful for this year. But unfortunately, we don’t have a holiday in November to celebrate the...

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The Dance Macabre of IT: What Technology Is Dying at the End of the Year

It’s spooky season, and nothing is scarier than booting up your computer on a Monday morning to discover your project management software or inventory system no longer works. Even more terrifying would be to learn that the manufacturer no longer supports that software, so you no longer have a way to get all your data...

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Why Software and Hardware becomes Obsolete

Bill Gates once said that “the only big companies that succeed will be those that obsolete their own products before someone else does.” Technology companies are constantly innovating to better serve their clients. This applies to hardware, such as computers, tablets, and other devices, as well as software and even file types. While it can...

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Do People Really Fall for Email Phishing Scams? Oh Yes.

If you consider yourself a savvy email user, you probably have a hard time believing people actually fall for spam and phishing email scams. How can they not tell the email is fake? Email scams are becoming increasingly sophisticated. We’ve seen some that spoof a company owner’s name, email address, and even email signature, complete...

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