Be Prepared: Disaster Data Recovery Can Save the Life Of Your Business

September 15th, 2011

Fires. Power outages. Employee gaffes. What do these have in common? They can all cause serious damage to your company data— unless you have a reliable disaster recovery plan in place. Most businesses don’t. According to Gartner, a research and advisory firm, only 35 percent of small businesses have a comprehensive disaster recovery plan in […]

Network Security: Three Threats You May Have Overlooked

August 24th, 2011

Most of us take the time to make sure that our houses are secure. We lock our cars and hide our valuables in safe places. We’re just as careful with our businesses.  No one leaves the door unlocked. But there’s one priceless commodity that too many people (and too many companies) leave vulnerable: information. Even […]

Up Your Game with Vendor Management

August 13th, 2011

You may have learned that outsourcing routine IT tasks benefits your company, saving you time and money. But have you thought about the other routine work that slows you down? What if you could streamline tasks so that your company got to focus on your business, instead of the everyday work that takes up time […]

Dallas Managed IT and Data Services Clientele Set to Benefit

August 3rd, 2011

NCC Data Acquires Dallas-Based Data Direct NCC Data is pleased to announce its acquisition of the assets and personnel of Data Direct, a company with similar data service and support offerings for Dallas – Ft. Worth businesses. Proactive, strategic IT offerings from NCC Data are expected to bring additional value to current and future clients […]

Virtual CIO Services from NCC Data

July 29th, 2011

Have a big project coming up but your IT department’s spread a little thin? Considered migrating your systems to a new platform, or changing software? You could benefit from the temporary addition of a high-value Virtual CIO. A Virtual CIO is an experienced, multi-faceted professional who serves as the part-time chief information officer of a […]

The Word is Out: Outsourced IT is In

June 2nd, 2011

As we work with more and more clients in various industries, we’re seeing that companies are spending more with Outsourced IT providers than ever before – in fact, a recent survey showed that 76% of mid-sized firms expect their IT outsourcing budgets to rise in the coming years. Why? It’s true that outsourcing IT functions […]

Proactive or Reactive? What’s YOUR Approach?

May 30th, 2011

Too many times  you call a network security and managed IT firm like NCC Data because you’ve already experienced a catastrophic data loss or a devastating security flaw. Anyone paying attention to the news lately has heard about Sony’s widespread data leaks, with hackers stealing 100 million user accounts’ worth of user data. Trying to […]

Is Your Network Safe from Malware Attacks?

April 28th, 2011

Managed network security means you can breathe easy knowing NCC Data is proactively monitoring your network for security flaws and risks. Through our software partnership with Webroot, we enable management staff to monitor and control their employees’ access and time on the internet, applying Internet access policies to individual users or groups to increase productivity […]

Wireless LAN with Extreme Networks and NCC Data

April 7th, 2011

Following up on our last blog post, where we discussed our strategic partnership with Extreme Networks for data center switches,  we also work with Extreme Networks to support our clients’ wireless networks. Extreme Networks offers a complete suite of wireless LAN products providing highly scalable, secure, and robust wireless solutions for the enterprise mobile workforce. […]

Data Center Switches- Switch to Extreme

April 1st, 2011

NCC Data has partnered exclusively with Extreme Networks for all our data center switches. We chose Extreme Networks not only because of their high performance and scalability, but their moderate price point. The family of top-of-rack switches is a key element to Extreme Networks’ proprietary Four Pillars strategy for migrating from physical to virtual to […]