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Seven Practical Steps for Small & Mid-Sized Business to Improve IT Security

Best Practices

Is a small/mid-sized business (SMB) more vulnerable to IT security threats than a large corporation? Taylor Amerding of CSO Online (a quality IT publication), states.  

Custom Business Apps Can Cut Costs

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With the price of oil flirting around the $40/barrel mark, Calgary-based companies are increasingly looking for ways to cut costs to manage the downturn.  

Backup and Disaster Recovery Best Practices

Best Practices Data Backup

Keeping our clients’ data safe is just one of the many services Tech To U offers. You don’t need to worry about the technical elements of how we can promise that you will never lose data. We have compiled some tips on the best ways to handle backup and recovery in order to help you be better positioned to understand the importance of the process. These are practices we have adopted ourselves.  

Developing Custom vs. Out of the Box Software – Part 2

Custom Business Apps

In Part 1 of this discussion, we discussed the advantages and disadvantages of developing custom software versus purchasing Out of the Box Software (OTBS). Now that you have a sense of the pros and cons for each approach, how do you go about deciding which way to go? What are the key considerations?  

Developing Custom vs. Out of the Box Software – Part 1

Custom Business Apps

Your business needs software to enable your staff to perform their jobs efficiently and to achieve a competitive edge with technology. Staying ahead of the competition means offering features and advantages to your customers and partners your competitors are not. Enter the vaunted discussion: should we build or buy software?