Why Your Small Business Should Outsource to an IT Managed Service Provider

If you’re like many small business owners, chances are you thrive on the idea of being self-sufficient and doing everything yourself. You manage your books yourself, create your marketing campaigns yourself, and even handle customer service yourself. Hiring and outsourcing elements of your business can seem like a cop-out.

We get it—you didn’t become an entrepreneur to let others do the work. On the other hand, outsourcing the more complicated aspects of your business such as monitoring and managing your internal servers will ensure that your business is functionally operating while providing many other cost and time-saving benefits.

Greater Expertise

While you might have been able to work through some of your tech-related issues in the past without the help from professionals, outsourcing to a dedicated server management provider will ensure that any and all problems are handled with precision and expertise. To become an IT professional, we must receive specialized education, training, and certifications that many small business owners don’t have.

While some server problems may seem insurmountable to you, more times than not, it’s an easy fix for an IT professional. Don’t pull your hair out reading info-guides online trying to solve a problem that is a quick fix for an IT pro.

Focus on Your Business

Perhaps the most significant benefit to outsourcing your server management, maintenance, and monitoring to a professional is the ability to spend more time focusing on the core of your business. Many small business owners find themselves spending significant amounts of time trying to solve even the most minor server issues which can cost them thousands in potential revenues and working hours.

Let professionals handle your server needs, and you can instead work to improve your business in other areas of your expertise.

Increased Server Up-Time

You can’t do everything at once, and between running the day-to- day duties of your business and your personal life, there’s no way you can ensure that your server will remain up and running 24/7. That’s where IT professional come in. We can monitor your servers 24/7 and will jump on an issue as soon as it occurs, often correcting the problem in a matter of minutes. We work so quickly that many times you might not even know that an issue arose until we tell you.

Save Money

While paying for additional services for your business may seem like a huge expense, it is actually more affordable than you might think. Outsourcing to a server management team is an investment that pays dividends throughout the life of your business. Many IT service providers offer affordable packages depending on the needs of your business and through outsourcing, you won’t need to hire an in-house employee for your tech needs or spend your own working hours solving IT issues.

If you’re a Minneapolis-based small business, get in touch with Secure ITnet today for all of your outsourced IT needs. Our knowledgeable staff has years of experience working with Minnesota businesses and we work quickly and efficiently to solve 95% of all IT problems in under 30 minutes.

 

 

 

 

January 13, 2018 In: Blog Comments (None)

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