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Spring Clean Your Technology: 5 Ways to Declutter Your Digital World

Spring Clean Your Technology, Enstep, Houston managed IT Services

Spring is here, a time for new life, baseball, and spring cleaning. Cleaning up your technology not only ensures it will last longer, but it can also have a significant effect on productivity and health. Get started with your technology spring cleaning with these 5 tips. Spring Clean Your Technology: Start Here It is good […]

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How Telecommuting Can Save Your Business

We live in a world of variables. Natural disasters, traffic, and other issues often leave offices inaccessible. Thanks to all the new developments in technology, these inconveniences no longer have to affect your clients, deadlines, or employee’s work ethic. In fact, there is evidence to suggest that just the opposite may be true. Telecommuting: What makes […]

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8 Hurricane Technology Tips You Shouldn’t Ignore

Hurricane Technology Tips for Business Continuity

During hurricane season when the weather channel is a continuous tropical storm forecast, everyone goes into disaster preparedness mode. For business owners, this means making sure that the most critical parts of your operation are able to continue both during and after the storm. Your newsfeeds are likely hot with advice on how to best […]

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Data Loss: What if I didn’t Back Up?

Data Loss: What if I didn't Back Up?

We’ve all been there. You’ve worked long hard hours on a document or project- editing, refining, perfecting it until it was just right. You’re completely satisfied and ready to congratulate yourself when it happens. Maybe you accidently deleted the wrong file, had a power failure and hadn’t saved recently, or malware or a virus has […]

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Data Backup: On-Site vs. Off-Site, which is Better?

Data Backup: On site or Off site?

Data makes the World Wide Web go around. It makes the world of business go around as well. Imagine finding tomorrow morning that your hard drive had crashed overnight. How would you contact your clients for the day? What would happen to that big project you’ve spent weeks on? You would likely struggle just to make […]

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Why Your Business Needs Disaster Recovery as a Service

Disaster Recovery Plan for Business Continuity

Our high-tech world is full of acronyms and we sometimes wonder how important many of them are to us. DRaaS is the acronym for disaster recovery as a service. It is something that every small and medium-size business must have to protect important data. It is the way that a company can have failover to […]

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How a Solid Disaster Recovery Plan Drives Business Continuity

Disaster Recovery Plan for Business Continuity

Bad news sometimes blows in with the wind. A major storm can cause power outages and even flooding which have dire consequences for any small or medium-size business. Computer systems may not be adequately protected from a disaster, and the result can be a disruption of business continuity. In our highly competitive marketplace, this is […]

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What is a VoIP Phone System?

VoIP stands for Voice-over Internet Protocol, and it is phone system is a group of technologies that deliver calls and multimedia sessions over the internet, rather than by traditional phone lines.  It is available on several different types of devices, like smartphones, personal computers, tablets; basically any device that has the ability to access the […]

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CartoDB: Combining Data with Location

CartoDB has expanded its reach.  The company, established in 2011 by two Spanish biodiversity and conservation scientists, was originally designed for map makers and data scientists, but now it is helping other industries visualize their data in map form.  As of July 21st, CartoDB has a new feature that will analyze any data that is […]

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Does Your Business Need a CDO?

As businesses rely more and more heavily on data and analytics, questions start to arise: does the business need to hire a Chief Data Officer (CDO)?  If so, when?  What purpose will this person serve? A CDO is a person who helps a business transform into a data-driven enterprise.  The ideal CDO has a good […]

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