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Cloud 101: Hosted Applications

Whatever you need to do, there is a SaaS app for it. For almost any web app there are versions you can subscribe to that you can run on your own servers as part of a cloud service.

Calling All IT Guys!

Today outsourcing doesn’t mean replacing A business providing managed IT services today can function as a company’s entire IT department—but it doesn’t have to. Often the remote IT team takes on a supporting role within an existing IT department, allowing internal IT to focus their attention on the really important issues, rather than the daily grind.

Bangladesh Central Bank Hacked Because of $10 Router

Honestly I couldn’t believe what I was reading when I saw this headline: Bangladesh Bank exposed to hackers by cheap switches, no firewall: police. Wait, what? The words “cheap switches” and “no firewall” have no business being anywhere close to the word “bank”.

Are you getting the IT support your business needs?

Your laptop isn’t connecting to the network, you know emails are backing up because your phone is about to bounce itself onto the floor. Who’s going to help you? Maybe you have a service desk you can call for help. Maybe you have “the IT guy/girl” in the office who helps everyone on top of their real job. Are you really getting the IT help, advice, and support you need to help your business succeed?

5 things to get the most out of your hybrid cloud

Sometimes people think moving to the cloud or using SaaS apps is some kind of magic technology bullet. If you say “we have data in the cloud” somehow all technology problems fall away and business processes run smooth like glass. It’s not that simple. Like any technology you have to set the right expectations, set up the technology correctly, and be able to adapt how you work to take advantage of the new technology.

All About That BaaS

At Microserve, we’re fiercely proud of our dedication to providing the very best in cloud services to our clients. We take great pride in the fact that our Backup as a Service (BaaS) helps businesses protect themselves from data losses. In fact, similar to the hit song by Meghan Trainor you could say we’re all about that BaaS..

A Day in the Life of a Marketing Intern

This past month has gone by in a blur and I have to say, the transition from university into the working world has been surprisingly smooth. It’s been a while since I last posted in my blog series, so I thought I would give you all an experience of being me for a day!

2016 Microserve Scholarship Recipient

Every year we are proud to award a bursary and scholarship to two students at Douglas College. We’re pleased to introduce our 2016 Microserve Management Information Systems Scholarship recipient, Michelle Salema.