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Leasing vs. purchasing computer hardware

Leasing vs. purchasing computer hardware

Largely due to budget limitations, most small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) consider renting computers from reputable vendors instead of purchasing them.

Operating a company with obsolete devices and simply using temporary patches can cost an enterprise money and time, especially with more of the workforce adapting a remote working lifestyle.

Are you ready for Windows 7’s end of life?

Are you ready for Windows 7’s end of life?

In the tech industry, “end of life” refers to a calendar date when the developers will no longer provide customer support or security updates for a hardware or software product. If there are still bugs or flaws in the item when it reaches that particular day, the developers will not fix them anymore.

Advantages of upgrading to a cloud-based phone system

Advantages of upgrading to a cloud-based phone system

As enterprises grow and evolve, agility and adaptability become crucial. For example, each of your employees requires a company phone number, which means you need a telecommunications system that doesn't cause bottlenecks during the onboarding process.

As wonderful as periods of sustained growth are, they can be hard to survive on-premise telephony systems that have higher maintenance and setup costs, reliance on IT support, and the demand for on-site hardware.

How much bandwidth is best for your business?

How much bandwidth is best for your business?

Shopping around for your company’s internet involves more than locating the ideal service provider in your area. Before making that purchase, you need a rough approximation of what internet speed your firm needs. Some business owners or IT personnel will dismiss this as something trivial, but computing bandwidth is actually not an easy thing to do.

Tips for Successfully Merging IT Departments

Tips for Successfully Merging IT Departments

Mergers and acquisitions are hard on small businesses. Your company may be bringing in a new partner to boost your products and services, hoping that two merged companies would perform better than just one, or perhaps your firm is the missing component in a corporation’s master plan.

Join us in Welcoming Sarah Goodin

Join us in Welcoming Sarah Goodin

Complete Technology is proud to announce and welcome Sarah Goodin as the Company’s Vice President of Operations. Since inception, Complete Technology has been focused on providing enterprise level managed IT services to small and mid-sized businesses in the Kansas City area.

Enhance your productivity with these secure team chat apps

Enhance your productivity with these secure team chat apps

Humans have always found better ways of communicating with each other. From pictographs to emojis, communication technologies have evolved into the mobile chat apps today.

With the rise of the internet in the mid 90s, MSN Messenger, Yahoo Messenger, AIM, and other instant messaging programs gave early chat websites some competition.

The Price Your Business Pays For Downtime

The Price Your Business Pays For Downtime

Are you familiar with the expression, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure”? Those words of wisdom from Benjamin Franklin describe the challenges faced by IT departments to keep their companies running.

As a business owner, you know that network downtime can result in lost revenue, data failure, lower employee productivity, and lost customers.

What Does GDPR Mean For Your Business?
(General Data Protection Regulation)

What Does GDPR Mean For Your Business? <br />(General Data Protection Regulation)

The World Wide Web has significantly altered the way we do everyday tasks and conduct business. We purchase goods, pay bills, share documents, and send email by inputting our personal details online without hesitation.

But do you know how much private data your company is collecting over the internet? Or what happens to that data? The recent implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) addresses these and other data privacy concerns, and it's imperative for businesses to familiarize themselves with the changes.