Why IT support isn’t just for Christmas

By December 7, 2017News

We all rely on our IT support to get us out of a sticky situation when a sudden crisis strikes. Some companies engage IT consultants to deal with emergencies such as computers crashing or software failing, yet taking this short-term approach with your technology can actually expose your business to long-term problems.

When you’re running a business, you want to devote all your energies to making it the best it can be. The last thing you need is to waste time dealing with niggly IT issues. Obviously business life would run far more smoothly if you could be certain that your IT systems were robust enough and sufficiently up-to-date to cope with whatever was round the corner, whether that means newer technologies, changing digital techniques, or a sudden growth in your business.

We’d all like to future-proof our IT systems, but unfortunately the world of technology is ever changing, with the latest innovations being introduced into the workplace, and our lives, at a rapid rate. This means that despite best intentions it’s harder than ever to keep abreast of updates in software and hardware.

Cyber security is another key issue. Although regular updates will help, it’s never possible to make our computer systems 100 per cent safe. New viruses and malware are a constant threat and it’s increasingly difficult for businesses to guard against malicious attacks.

It makes sense then to devise a long-term plan to keep your business safe and up-to-date, ensuring maximum efficiency for your business. Here at Fitrovia IT we have many years’ experience working across a range of industries, and we’re ready to help you make the right decisions in a swiftly-changing technological world.

We can develop and implement support strategies that are perfectly tailored to your needs. Our highly-trained, fully accredited engineers deliver ongoing expert advice as well as practical support in the workplace. We can protect your IT infrastructure against security threats and malicious cyber attacks using the very latest technology.

Allow us to be part of your team and we’ll be there by your side, enabling you to do what you do best – run your business!

You can rest assured that we always keep ahead of the game so we can inform you of emerging trends and innovations that could benefit your organisation.

If you’d like to arrange a meeting with us for a no-obligation chat about any of our services, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us either via our contact form or by calling on 020 3727 602.

About Ben Jones

Ben joined Fitzrovia as HelpDesk Manager in 2014, with over 15 years experience in the industry. He started his career as an AS400 operator, then spent 9 years growing the support team at a printing company, culminating in the role of IT manager. Since then, he’s worked in support management and consulting roles for software companies, and managed the support desk for AirWatch as the company grew from 30 to over 250 employees.

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