The Secret to Selecting a new MSP

October 9th, 2020

As an IT Managed Service Provider (MSP) we regularly receive calls and referrals from businesses actively looking for a new IT support provider. Whilst every situation is different the reasons largely revolve around a desire for better service, more proactivity and trusted advice and strategy with future purchasing decisions.

Observations of an IT Support Provider

September 17th, 2020

As an outsourced IT support provider involved with many small to medium businesses (SMB) we have deep insight into a variety of industries. As such, there are a number of observations we have made in 2020 in light of the pandemic which we believe are interesting lessons that are worth sharing.

Brainstorming Effective IT Solutions

September 1st, 2020

The design and adoption of modern IT solutions has become a major focus in 2020. Small to Medium Businesses (SMB) are looking for innovative ways to improve their collaboration, communication and value they deliver to clients. The success of these innovations however is commonly more about the organisations ability to problem solve and brainstorm rather than the technology itself.

IT Security: Why Most SMBs Get It Wrong

August 21st, 2020

Asking someone if they value IT security is like asking someone whether or not they value profit. Predictably, 100% of the people you talk to will agree, but not everyone will know how to actually improve their results.

Thankfully you do not need to be a cyber security expert to adopt a more secure approach to how you handle your businesses data.

Luck or Good Preparation? The Benefits of Proactive IT Support

August 5th, 2020

Some businesses were "lucky" that their IT systems allowed them to quickly adapt to the pandemic. But was it luck? or simply good preparation, planning, and risk mitigation?

No one would have predicted or prepared their business for a global pandemic prior to 2020. Traditionally, disasters are considered to be fire, flood, or the proverbial truck driving through the office wall.

Does your IT Managed Service Provider make you better?

July 16th, 2020

Does your IT Managed Service Provider help you excel in business?

Traditionally small to medium businesses (SMB) have considered IT as simply a cost of doing business. This generalisation categorises technology along side utilities, maintenance, and other basic services such as office cleaning.

Winners & Losers on The Road Ahead

June 17th, 2020

As we emerge from the crisis period of COVID-19, businesses are beginning to plan ahead. Forward thinking businesses are revising their forecasts and setting goals for the coming financial year.

There has never been a more unpredictable road ahead for most small to medium businesses.

Working From Home Securely & Effectively

May 26th, 2020

With so much of the work force engaged in remote working, many businesses have had to learn quickly how to maintain productivity & culture, whilst also remaining secure as their people connect in from home each day.

At Premier Technology Solutions, we're sharing the hints, tips and best practices being adopted by ourselves and our clients as our aim it to not only survive but thrive in this peculiar environment.

IT Strategy for the Smaller Business

May 13th, 2020

The IT industry has changed considerably as enterprises have discovered the benefits of modern technology solutions. These solutions include BYOD policies, cloud applications and systems integration. All of these provide increased efficiency, productivity and when delivered well, profitability.