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Palindrome Consulting has been serving the Hollywood area since 1999, providing IT Support such as technical helpdesk support, computer support, and consulting to small and medium-sized businesses.

Tip of the Week: Why Shutting Down a Computer Takes So Long

Tip of the Week: Why Shutting Down a Computer Takes So Long

There’s a considerable difference between turning off some appliance, like a television or a vacuum cleaner, and turning off your computer. Why does the computer take so long to power down, and is there any way to speed up the process? This tip will explore these subjects, and give you a few ideas as to how to speed up the shutdown process.

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Amazon’s Alexa Is Entering the Workplace

Amazon’s Alexa Is Entering the Workplace

Every business executive wants an office assistant that can help with the everyday “grunt work.” These office assistants handle a lot of work that the busy business owner simply doesn’t have time for. Unfortunately, small businesses are working with a limited budget, making the odds of affording extra help slim to none. Can Amazon’s Alexa offer an alternative to this dilemma?

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Value-Driven Managed IT Services Boosts the Bottom Line

Value-Driven Managed IT Services Boosts the Bottom Line

Businesses of all sizes use varying degrees of technology to improve organizational productivity, efficiency, and security. The more a business depends on its data, the more crucial it is for them to manage and maintain the systems in which this data is dependent. For organizations that have a lack of financial resources to support these systems, it is often left to unqualified employees, putting your business at risk. What do you do when you need expertise that you lack and can’t afford to hire in-house staff?

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Getting to Know Technology: Plug-In

Getting to Know Technology: Plug-In

The Internet is an amazing tool in and of itself, but like many tools, it can sometimes work better if other tools are used alongside it. These additional tools are called plug-ins. Here, we’ll discuss what a plug-in is, and how they all help us use the Internet a little better.

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7 Must-Follow Steps to Getting The Most From Your Managed Services Provider

7 must follow steps to getting the most from your MSP 2

The decision to move your IT management and operations to a managed services provider (“MSP”) can offer your organization a multitude of benefits and opportunities to grow your business. The right managed services partner can help you manage a complicated, every-changing internal technology network (without blowing through your IT budget) and allow you focus on making dynamic business decisions that move your company forward.

However, the increasing range of expertise, technology and management models can make choosing an MSP a difficult task. MSP relationships can be as varied as working with a partner who takes full operational control of your IT operations, to a smaller-scale arrangement where an existing IT staff relies on an MSP to augment existing skill sets and provide backup support where needed. Choosing the right provider is essential for successfully migrating your network to an outsourced network operations center. Making sure to do your “due diligence” and take the time necessary to select the right MSP partner can help you avoid making a rushed, uninformed decision that can lead to costly and time-consuming mistakes.

Knowing what to look for, and what to expect, from a managed services partnership is critical in getting the most out of the relationship; we have put together a list of 7 critical items to consider when selecting and working with your managed services provider.

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