Managed IT Services

What to Expect When You’re Expecting… A New IT Company

So you want to hire an MSP, For those of you who don’t know, a Managed IT Service Provider or MSP for short, is an outsourced contractor who is hired to remotely manage or deliver IT services. This can include everything from infrastructure services to security management and so on. Hiring an MSP As a…

Kronos – 7 Ways We Can Prevent Ransomware Attacks

We all know the story, we go to work, we clock in, we do our jobs, we go home to our families – and we expect to receive pay for the hours we work, right? So, what happens if the company’s payroll system is down? There’s a hack, and your employer has become too reliant…

Tech Tips for Small Business Owners in 2022

A new year represents an opportunity for a fresh start. Use these technology recommendations for small business owners to get your year off to a great start in 2022. First and foremost, by embracing mobile, you may set the tone for a prosperous new year for your company. One of the most important differentiators of…

Don’t Get Reeled in by Holiday Phishing Attacks

It is reasonable to anticipate that the holiday season will be a time of good cheer, peace, and goodwill to all. The problem is that cyber attackers didn’t get the message. During the holidays, they are more likely to launch phishing attacks against businesses. Knowing what to expect ahead of time can help you avoid…

Prepare Your Information Technology Systems for the Upcoming Holidays.

  We’ve all heard the story of the Grinch, who destroys Christmas for the people of Whoville. This holiday season, don’t make it out to be the Grinch of the season. Prepare your technology and systems to minimize the likelihood of downtime. You’ll avoid interfering with your clients’ holiday celebrations or their employees’ seasonal festivities….

Outsourcing to an MSP: Custom-size Your Partnership

There is no such thing as a one-size-fits-all solution when it comes to company IT. MSPs (managed service providers) are well aware of this. That’s why they make partnering with them for various levels of outsourced IT so simple. The three tiers of MSP outsourcing commonly available are described in this article.   Many obstacles…

A Good Internal IT Person Is Hard to Find

Technology is everywhere, yet we don’t always understand it. When things go wrong or get challenging, we turn to IT Services for help, but it’s becoming difficult for businesses to hire internal IT support staff. The IT talent shortage has been an issue for more than a decade. A majority (56%) of leaders globally bemoaned…

Signs You Aren’t Budgeting Enough for IT

Generally, we like to make the argument that nothing about your small business is too small. We do say it a lot in relation to cybersecurity — no size of business is immune. Yet, there is the chance your IT budget is too small. Consider these indicators that you might need to invest more in…

Meet STG IT Consulting Group

Hello Everybody! I’m Stan Kats, Founder and Chief Technologist here at STG IT. After 15 years of working for some of the largest companies in the world, I started STG to bring the same enterprise-class IT support to small and medium sized businesses. Since 2009, I’ve done just that: supporting businesses like yours throughout Greater…

What You Should Expect to Pay for Managed IT Services

If you’re looking for IT help, you’ve come to the right place. You need someone to help manage your ever growing inventory of computers, devices, and subscriptions, and help you navigate the constantly changing IT landscape. A Managed Service Provider (MSP) handling all your day-to-day IT needs for a flat monthly fee, at a fraction…