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Vendor Offboarding Checklist

Guide to Vendor Off-boarding: Checklist Included

Guide to Vendor Off-boarding: Checklist Included

There are several reasons why you may need to change your current solutions vendor or discontinue your contract.

First of all, you may have found a solution that fits your needs better, either because of the technological shift your company is experiencing, or because you have found a solution that has outgrown its competition and you think it's worth switching. Continue reading

Immutable Backups Explained

Immutable Data Backups Explained and How It Works in MSP360

Immutable Data Backups Explained and How It Works in MSP360

When you back up your data, one of the worst scenarios imaginable is losing your data due to ransomware or another type of cyberattack. Data protection is a burning issue right now due to these attacks, and the best way to keep your data safe is to use the most current cybersecurity technologies, such as immutable backups.
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How to Create a Windows Server 2016 System Image Backup with MSP360

How to Create a Windows Server 2016 System Image Backup with MSP360

Windows Server 2016, like any other server, requires regular backups. Manual backups are not an option, as they take up too much time and human resources. What is even more important, they put your data at risk of loss due to human error. In this article, we’ll describe how to automate Windows Server 2016 system backups with MSP360 Managed Backup. Continue reading

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9 Worst Cybersecurity Practices

9 Worst Cybersecurity Practices

At least once in your life, you've been cyberpwned. Also, chances are that you know exactly what triggered the successful attack.

In the modern world, we all know the best cybersecurity practices. In theory. But it's the worst practices that cause all the problems. And sometimes, even the best of the best, the IT pros, tend to forget what you should not do. Continue reading

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Guide to MSP Contracts

Guide to MSP Contracts

The most valuable part of your MSP may not be apparent at first glance. Clients may sign up with your firm based on your staff’s technical capabilities and the tools that allow them to deliver quality service. But those are usually not the things investors and finance staff scrutinize the most when they are considering a purchase or proposal. Continue reading

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Prepare Your Clients and Yourself for Power Outages

Prepare Your Clients and Yourself for Power Outages

With severe weather conditions causing power outages with increased frequency, it makes sense for businesses to take proactive steps to protect their operations. MSPs have an important role to play in this process, since businesses commonly look to their MSPs to help them survive a power outage. Continue reading

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Monitoring and Alerting Best Practices for MSPs and IT Professionals

Monitoring and Alerting Best Practices for MSPs and IT Professionals

No matter what type of IT services you provide, or which tools you use to deliver them, monitoring and alerting are a core part of your workflow. By optimizing the way you approach alerting and managing, you can improve the value of the managed services you offer to customers, while also streamlining your internal operations. Continue reading

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Educational Poster: Top 7 Signs That Your PC Is Infected with Malware

Educational Poster: Top 7 Signs That Your PC Is Infected with Malware

Building security awareness can be as complicated as it is rewarding. End-users are the most targeted resource within a company, but they are also the first line of defense. Therefore, we have prepared this poster that MSPs can use to raise malware awareness among their clients. Download it for free and insert your company logo along with the corresponding contact info. Continue reading

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Patch Management Documentation Program That Will Enhance Your SLA

Patch Management Documentation Program That Will Enhance Your SLA

Patch management might seem like an unnecessary process, until the very first patch deployment goes wrong. When your production environment is affected, the downtime is critical for the whole company. And it becomes even more critical if your MSP clients are affected and your SLA obligations and your reputation are at stake. Continue reading

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How to Easily Set Up Remote Desktop Connection on Windows

How to Easily Set Up Remote Desktop Connection on Windows

Only a couple of years ago, we couldn’t imagine remote work being that common. Both businesses and individuals now enjoy the opportunities it offers. If you need something from a remote computer, it’s not necessary to get it in person; you can access the machine via one of the dedicated services, regardless of how far away it is. Continue reading