June 15th, 2017  |  par GTI Canada  |  Technology

4 Benefits of IT Outsourcing for your Business

To make sure that your company stays competitive in the market we must identify the departments that may be affecting your company’s competitiveness.

It allows companies and their staff to have more time to focus on their core activities. IT outsourcing ensures that all IT needs mentioned previously will be well handled by an expert team.

Here are 4 benefits to outsourcing your IT department

I. Achieve your business goals

outsourcingBy outsourcing, you entrust responsibility for your IT department to an IT company. It guarantees that experts will work daily and proactively to reinforce and improve your infrastructures, boosting their effectiveness. Investing wisely in IT contributes directly to the achievement of entrepreneurs’ strategic objectives.

It’s also a way to improve your sales department goals by using IT to create new businesses.

II. Better cost planning

impartitionDelegating the responsibility of your IT infrastructure is a winning financial strategy. It’s a way to develop a customized IT solution based on your actual needs. It’s a centralized management of your whole stock of computing equipment: hardware and software.

Development, maintenance, and replacement are undertaken by an IT expert.

You can outsource your IT department for an annual or monthly fee. This is an all-inclusive service. You don’t hire somebody who will need to improve their IT knowledge.

In a way, IT outsourcing is a great HR savings. Also, when a disaster disrupts your activities, your business may be at risk. A team of IT experts will intervene in a rigorous and preventive manner, allowing you the freedom to focus on your business objectives.

III. Ensure the safety of your infrastructures and data

impartitionBy outsourcing you can have access to a whole team of IT experts. It’s a reliability guarantee for your company. IT security helps you to preserve the integrity of your data while ensuring the security and the monitoring of your systems.

Security and monitoring prevent your company from:

  • IT outages
  • Service interruptions
  • Viruses or spam
  • Infrastructure failures

IV. Challenge your hardware obsolescence

impartitionThere are a lot of systems still on Windows 2003 through Canada whereas Microsoft stopped the support. The usage of your old hardware increase the risk of failure from a security and data perspective.

In a way, obsolete software jeopardizes users’ productivity and infrastructure performance.

Delegate your responsibility of your IT infrastructure is a way to provide your company with a technology watch group always aware of the new standard and trends in IT. It’s the expertise of a full IT service: a team that is passionate about ongoing training and in tune with the latest technological developments.

Outsource your IT department and give yourself the peace of mind all year long !

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