Monthly Archive:: January 2015

Making The Best Out Of IT Services

Nowadays, many businesses are choosing to outsource their IT to managed service providers, who will take complete responsibility for providing IT services that are requested by the client. This has become very common amongst large businesses, and many smaller companies are also looking to use these managed IT services so that they can focus on other important business deliverables. We started using these services after a careful evaluation of the benefits that we can get and here we are sharing the same with you.

Cost Factor
At times, the cost, of investing in high fidelity technology items and hardware, might be a costly affair. By using managed services, we are able to get the best technologies that allow us to enjoy all the benefits of it without having to spend as much as we would if we have to buy it for ourselves. Likewise, the amount of money that flows out of the office is constant, immaterial of the services that we need. We are able to use the monthly payments option, and whenever there is a system related problem, the personnel is right at our doorstep within a stipulated amount of time.

The engineers who are a part of the managed IT services are experts in the field, and we are able to take their guidance in anything that is related to the systems that we use. Since, they also offer round the clock service, we do not have to invest in additional manpower to take care of such activities, which would only prove to be a waste. Also, we take the contract with the company and hence the company takes responsibility to make sure that someone visits our office when the need arises and we don’t have to be running behind a person which will be the case when we go for individual service technicians.

Leading service providers use the best and the latest technologies that are available in the market. At times, we are not even aware of such products and then the engineer who comes over would educate us about it.

Converged Services
A single service provider provides all the IT services and hence you will not have to worry about anything related to IT. All we need to do is to call them when there is a problem, and they will bring their expertise to resolve it immediately at most times.

Centralizing the servers and the application by using the managed services has improved the overall performance of the employees as they can access data from anywhere, regardless of the time, day or location.

Most of the managed service providers are available to serve the clients 24*7*365. Hence, it is important to choose the right company that can deliver high-quality services to their clients. Prosyn is the company that we had chosen, and they are the best that can be. If you are based in London, then they are the ones that you need to contact.

The Advantages of Cloud Computing – Public Deployment

When we started discussing implementing a cloud-based computing system in our company, we had various thoughts coming through from each member. Some felt that we should not even implement it whereas the others were very confused as to which type of cloud will be the right one for our type of business. Finally, we decided to go for it and after careful considerations, chose to go with the public deployment, as that was the most suited type for our business. Since, we are now using the public cloud; we would like to share the advantages of choosing this type over the others namely private and hybrid.

The main advantage that we saw in the public cloud deployment was that it was the fastest of all three. It is very easy to create and develop the test environment, and users can create these environments within a few minutes. It is very easy to increase or decrease the capacity that could be a great challenge when it comes to private cloud. Based on the demand, we can compute, store and use the other services, and there are no effects due to the fluctuating demands. The public cloud also helps in meeting different user loads, be it smaller or heavy ones. The speed at which the resource provisioning is done is very high, less than a minute, which makes the public cloud as the best option just for that. On similar lines, we are able to increase or decrease the numbers, which does not have an impact on the speed.

The cost benefits must also be mentioned here. There is no upfront investment, and hence you can always boast about availing a service with zero investment. The operating costs are also much lower as we use the pre-built services like management, governance, information security, implementation, etc. We only pay as per the usage, which proves to be a very economical solution. Since there are many companies that are opting for public cloud deployment, the cost advantages are shared to the customers using the cloud service, which directly influences costs thereby, reducing it.

In addition to all these, there is a higher scope for innovation, competitive advantage, use of green computing, high performance, better application architecture, tolerance and skill management are some of the other major advantages that we are enjoy with a public cloud. Some of the major disadvantages that we have heard about but not experienced yet are security concerns, low reliability, non-availability, poor performance, loss of governance, etc.

If you are looking to implement cloud computing for your company, then you should opt to use the best services there is so that you do not have to deal with any quality issues later. Cloud London 365, one of the renowned names in the industry is the service we use for implementing public cloud for our company. Their services are exceptional, and you should see it to believe it. However, we strongly recommend that you choose a company that addresses your needs and delivers to your expectations.

An Introduction Into The Four Web Designing Options

When you are designing to do your website, then you can choose from three different options that are available. Here I am discussing a brief about each one of them.

Purchasing A Template That Is Already Designed
There are many website templates available on the internet, and you can get to choose one of them for your website. These templates are offered to many people and hence there will not be any uniqueness to your website. If you are not particular about having a custom website, then this is the best option for you.

Using A HTML Editor
The use of an HTML editor can make the work easy for you. Using this, you can have a better control over the design of the website but not total control. It is much better when compared to that of a website that is made using templates.

Learning And Using HTML Code
This is the best web design that you can do. If you can learn HTML and design your website, there is no limit to the possibilities you can explore. This option can give you 100% control of your website, and you can try to make it look as per your likings. To learn HTML might be time-consuming, but once done, you can design any number of websites.

Leave It To The Experts
If you are not likely to do any of these and are still looking to have a website for yourself or your business, then it is better to leave it to the experts. There are many well-established web design companies in the UK who can come to your rescue. All, you need to do, is to select the best and hand over your web designing to them, and they can make a 100% custom web design as per your expectations and deliver it on time as well.

What Are The Ways To Land On The Best Web Design Company?

Have you finally decided to have a web presence for your company? Have you thought about how your online presence should be and what are the main points of focus that you are looking at? If you are still wondering what to do and what not to do for your company website, then this post is written only for you. Some of the key points that you have to remember before taking the big leap are given here.

Choosing The Best Web Design Company
When we think about choosing the best web design company, the first thing, that comes to our mind, is that among the innumerable options, how do I know which is the best of them all? Some easy tips for you:

Ask For Samples
Always ask for samples. This is one of the most important ways to see how their work will be. Be aware that most web design companies would be showing to you only the best of the work that they have delivered. If the samples are themselves pretty ordinary, then you will get to know what you can expect out of them.

Check Their Experience
Experience will speak more than words. See the number of years the company has been doing the web design and also look into the experience of the people who will be doing the web design for you.

Word Of Mouth
Though we are all into the ‘internet of everything’ concept, still the word of mouth is the most powerful referral system that can be. Check with some people who have already availed the services of the web design and get direct feedback. If you can get the details from a trustworthy source, it will be the best option.

In addition to these, you should be sure that the web design company could deliver a 100% customised design for you, which is delivered as per the requested quality and time.