Affordable IT services with dedicated IT support for Sacramento businesses

Raptor IT Consultants combines experienced IT consulting with affordable managed IT services leveraging our “all you can eat” IT support. What does an IT support company do? A good IT support company is integral to the success of your business. An IT support company will be able to ensure that your IT services run smoothlyContinue reading “Affordable IT services with dedicated IT support for Sacramento businesses”

Five ways that backup has changed since the days of tape

Back in the day, all this was tape, but times have changed, with cloud-to-cloud backup, cloud storage, virtual and physical backup appliances and myriad endpoint hardware Backup has changed almost beyond recognition in the past decade or so. Traditional backup, to tape that was moved offsite with a secondary site to operate from in case of disaster,Continue reading “Five ways that backup has changed since the days of tape”

Mozilla Firefox’s new feature will make it harder for ISPs to spy on you

Mozilla is pressing ahead with its controversial DNS-over-HTTPS (DoH) feature that many across the United States and the United Kingdom have lobbied against. The update will add an additional layer of encryption to your internet traffic and makes it more difficult for ISPs to snoop on your browsing data. Whenever you punch in a webContinue reading “Mozilla Firefox’s new feature will make it harder for ISPs to spy on you”

Ransomware-hit US gas pipeline shut for two days

A ransomware attack on a US natural gas facility meant a pipeline had to be shut down for two days, the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has said. However, it did not name the facility or say when the attack happened. A malicious link sent to staff at the facility eventually caused the shutdownContinue reading “Ransomware-hit US gas pipeline shut for two days”

10 signs you should find a new Managed Services Provider (MSP)

Not all MSPs are created equal. Here are ten signs it may be time to find a new Managed Services Provider. 10 signs you should consider replacing your MSP Problems with pooled resources Difficulty obtaining documentation and fixes High turnover rate Inexperienced resources Reliance on “star” employees Too many clients Not proactive Inability to scaleContinue reading “10 signs you should find a new Managed Services Provider (MSP)”

IT Outsourcing? The Reasons, Risks and Rewards

As the owner of a small company, you have probably entertained the thought of outsourcing some aspect of your business. The benefits of outsourcing seem obvious, touted by experts across numerous industries as the answer to cutting costs for business functions ranging from information technology to accounting, marketing and human resources; it seems possible thatContinue reading “IT Outsourcing? The Reasons, Risks and Rewards”

What does an IT support company actually do?

Whilst you might think that the work of an IT support company is technological witchcraft, what an IT support company, like Raptor IT Consultants, actually does is relatively easy to understand. Keeping you connected, 24/7 An good IT support company is integral to the success of your business. An IT support company will be ableContinue reading “What does an IT support company actually do?”