Let Us Tackle Your Tech

Let Us Tackle Your Tech, So You Can Focus on Your Business You have a lot to juggle. Everyone looks to you for answers, instruction, and direction. It’s hard to carve out time in your schedule for what YOU want to do and for growth strategy implementation.Every business leader faces time constraints. It can feel like you’re a rubber band stretched to the breaking point.So, maybe you’re thinking about tasks to delegate to free time for you to work ON your business instead of IN your business. Our team of

Common Network Security Problems and How to Fix Them

There are a lot of network security issues that companies have to deal with daily. Some of these issues will go unresolved for long periods of time. However, this increases the risk of attackers gaining access to sensitive company material. Here are some common network security problems and how to fix them. Unknown Assets on the Network A lot of businesses don’t have an inventory of all of the IT assets that are linked to their networks. This is a serious issue. If you are not aware of how many

How The AME Group’s people work together to secure its clients

The AME Security Team presents to our company related news and updates. This week features an internal story about how we come together to improve our existing security controls.  It is challenging to keep up with the steady stream of news about security breaches and threats.  Like many companies, The AME Group has teams across locations and working remotely.  We connect via Microsoft Teams and work collaboratively most often in digital and virtual forms. This past week, the President of AME saw an article on LinkedIn. He sent it via

6 Key Reasons Why You Need a Disaster Recovery Plan

We don’t live in a utopia. Disasters happen. That’s why business owners take measures such as buying insurance to minimize the effects of disasters. While an insurance policy can protect your business against numerous disasters, it won’t protect it against data loss. That’s why whether your business is large or small, it needs a disaster recovery plan to safeguard data. That said, here are six key reasons why your business needs a disaster recovery plan: 1. Security Threats While you may take various internal measures to protect your business’s data,

Benefits of aThird-Party Audit

It is more important than ever to choose an experienced managed IT services provider. Because technology has become more complex and critical to your business, it demands expertise, and verification by third-party audit.  We perform various IT and security audits for our clients. Some audits improve the functionality, productivity and investment of their technology. Other audits assist businesses in achieving regulatory compliance and optimal cybersecurity. The health of your technology and security is as important as your financial health. Would you hesitate to perform third-party financial audits? Businesses lose millions

5 Small Business Technology Solutions That You Should Have

Technology has become an indispensable part of most business operations. It continues to bridge the gap between small enterprises and large corporations by leveling the playing field. Executives can now increase productivity, improve their customer interactions, and propel their revenue growth through streamlined marketing tools. New business technology solutions are coming up each year that can give your small enterprise an edge in the market. Here are five key IT solutions that you should have and how they can transform your business. 1. Migration to Cloud Storage The ‘Data Age

The AME Group Completes MSP Verify Certification with SOC 2 Audit

MSP Verify Program offers vendor agnostic certification for Cloud and Managed Services Practitioners Worldwide; Provides Quality Assurance, and Stamp of Reliability for Current, Potential Customers July 2, 2021 – The AME Group today announced that it has successfully completed the MSPAlliance’s MSP Verify Program (MSPCV) certification and SOC 2. The MSPCV is based on the 10 control objectives of the Unified Certification Standard for Cloud & MSPs (UCS) and is the oldest certification program for cloud computing and managed services providers. The AME Group’s SOC 2 audit was based on

5 Digital Tools SMEs Need to Remain Competitive in the New Decade

After the pandemic, most organizations have been using virtual tools for different aspects of their operations. Most SMEs will need support and business technology solutions to streamline their projects. Here are some tools entrepreneurs may require to remain efficient and competitive. 1. Tools for Collaboration and Teamwork When it comes to technical support for businesses, one of the essential tools facilitates collaboration. Teamwork is amongst the most sought-after soft skills in the 21st-century workplace. There has been an increase in the utilization of teleconferencing software applications like Skype and Zoom.

5 Factors to Consider When Outsourcing IT Support Services

Businesses across the globe are becoming increasingly reliant on technology to run their operations. Consequently, there is a growing need for quick, effective IT support. You can opt to hire and run an in-house IT team or outsource managed IT services. Outsourcing IT security and services allows you to focus on your core competencies without a worry about data management or IT infrastructure. However, before you opt for tech support for small businesses, you may need to take into account several critical considerations. To facilitate a smooth integration between your

5-Steps to Selecting and Implementing an ERP System

Not much affects a company’s ability to serve its customers, compete effectively, and maintain long-term business growth like enterprise resource planning (ERP) system selection and implementation. This makes it, therefore, a high-risk proposition. When it comes to selecting or replacing an ERP system, you have to get it right or your company will pay the price – for years to come. It’s been said that replacing an ERP system is like performing open heart surgery on a patient while the patient is not only awake, but also on the job.