Every business needs IT support. From point-of-sales systems at local cafés to managing remote teams at a new startup, properly managed IT is just as important for small and medium-sized businesses as it is for large multinational conglomerates.
Companies are often tempted to have IT support in-house; this is, in part, because there are a lot of myths and misconceptions surrounding outsourced IT. We’re here to debunk those myths; read on to learn how outsourced IT can help you grow your business and save money.
Myth #1: Outsourcing Is Only for Big Companies
Big companies—from Coca-Cola to Walmart—rely on other companies to help support their day-to-day operations. They understand where their own core competencies lie, and they have the resources to hire third parties to support them in areas outside their expertise.
Don’t put the cart before the horse, though—it’s possible these companies grew so big because they were willing to outsource, not the other way around. Outsourcing your IT isn’t about your size—it’s about your needs. Think about the following:
Outsourced IT is incredibly flexible—we can work with you to match our services to your priorities and competencies. We’ll help you plan your IT infrastructure and give you the tools you need to start projects that can grow your business.
Myth #2: The Quality of Your IT Services Will Be Compromised
This myth is a bit funny because the opposite is generally true—quality will increase. An outsourced team will have a fresh, unique take on your company’s IT needs. Better still, your outsourced team will have years of experience working on various projects, giving you access to a broader pool of knowledge and skills.
Myth #3: Outsourced IT Is Expensive
Whether you’re a business or a non-profit, costs are always on your mind. Here are a few things you should know:
Take all of that into consideration, then think about the costs of not having an IT team—data breaches leading to legal battles, outages shutting down your business, and data loss leading to months of work disappearing in the blink of an eye.
Outsourcing your IT can save you money and prevent loss—most businesses can’t afford to go without an IT team!
Myth #4: Outsourced IT Is Only for Outages
Your outsourced IT team can do so much more than respond to crisis situations. With the right team, you can:
Don’t let the myths fool you: Outsourced IT can be a massive boon for your business. Consider outsourced IT for your business—call Constant C Technology Group today!