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We are IT Horizons - an IT company that strives to provide the ultimate solution for all your technology needs. We are blogging to help educate businesses in our community and keep them informed of current trends and opportunities.
Angie Saltman

What is the Cloud and How Can You Save Your Business Thousands of Dollars in IT, in 2016?

What is the Cloud and How Can You Save Your Business Thousands of Dollars in IT, in 2016?
'The Cloud' refers to accessing your data or programs over the Internet instead of locally. “The cloud” is really just a metaphor for the Internet. Some of you may have even seen the Internet expressed in drawings as a puffy white cloud, back in the day. This is where the term, 'the cloud,' started. How can a business benefit from using the cloud? Unparalleled Connectivity & Increased Collaboration: Access your data from anywhere at any time with your team. You can save thousands of dollars on your business' information technology needs. Physical onsite servers & backup solutions are now optional. Just 5 years ago, when a small business was moving to the next level and needed an IT infrastructure, the cost could be between $15,000 and $30,000! Today, instead of investing all that upfront cost for technology hardware and physical setup, we can leverage cloud subscriptions that often take a...
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Alex Saltman

Microsoft Office 365 is the right choice for your business

Microsoft Office 365 is the right choice for your business
Modernize your business You’ve got big plans. That’s why you need technology that can grow alongside with you, offering power, agility, and protection, all the while giving you the freedom to work how you and your team work best. ModernBiz: Making technology a business advantage With Microsoft and Office 365, you can choose your own path to becoming a modern business with flexible, complete, and trusted solutions. Office 365 offers a range of opportunities to reduce costs, embrace the cloud, and use powerful business-ready tools across desktops, laptops, and mobile devices. Everything you need to get your job done is in front of you and accessible from wherever the day takes you. And because it’s Microsoft, you gain peace of mind knowing that everything works together seamlessly and provides the security you need to protect your business. ModernBiz gives you the ability to: Grow efficiently with Office 365. Take advantage...
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Alex Saltman

Need a Team of IT Experts? IT Horizons is the Cost-Effective Solution You're Looking For

Need a Team of IT Experts? IT Horizons is the Cost-Effective Solution You're Looking For
Not every business has the luxury of having an in-house IT department, but that's not to say that they don't need IT support, from time to time, or someone to run an online backup, perform software updates, provide network solutions or a whole host of other services. When your budget or IT needs don't make it practical to keep qualified and experienced technicians on staff, IT Horizons can step in as the full-service IT department you require, when you need it. Getting the Most from Your Technology When you've invested in technologies that are vital to your business' operations, it makes sense that you would want to maximize your return. But, all too often, companies lack the knowledge or the time to learn how to leverage these technologies or to design a strategy for how they can best work together to deliver results. Through a wide range of IT solutions,...
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Alex Saltman

Microsoft Office 365 is the right choice for your business

Microsoft Office 365 is the right choice for your business
Modernize how you do your work You want to stay productive wherever you go. You want to work faster, find exciting new ways to communicate, build deeper insights, and share information using your favorite devices. Simply put, you want to have business tools that work as hard as you do. “Since we’ve been in the cloud, we have seen significant savings and 100% reliable productivity… We are increasing the pace and reliability of business communications and our business is growing thanks to Office 365.” - Mike Meade, Chief Executive Officer, M3 Marine Group Office 365: Move your business forward Office 365, the fastest growing commercial product in the history of Microsoft, offers productivity without boundaries. Using the familiar Office apps you know and the power of the cloud, Office 365 lets you work virtually anywhere, anytime, across your devices. No matter how you access and use Office 365, you receive...
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Alex Saltman

Have an IT Team but Need Extra Support? We've Got You Covered!

Have an IT Team but Need Extra Support? We've Got You Covered!
While businesses with in-house IT departments have access to technical support when they need it, many of these departments are stretched too thin, lack resources and don't have the time it takes to continuously improve their knowledge and skills, keeping up with new trends and technologies. Sound familiar? When your business needs IT solutions that go beyond your technicians' areas of expertise, or your changing needs are putting a much bigger demand on your technical support team than usual, IT Horizons is equipped to work with them in any capacity they require to ensure your IT environment continues to be the driving force your business needs. Flexible IT Solutions, Right When You Need Them There are many ways your company will benefit from this flexible IT service, but above all else, we're here to provide you with peace of mind that your business operations will continue seamlessly, regardless of whether...
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