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31
Jul

Nonprofit IT Consulting: Benefits For Organizations

Nonprofit organizations focus single-mindedly on their cause. This passion for their goals is what helps them to make a meaningful difference for those they exist to serve. It can also, however, lead these organizations to funnel resources away from other essential operations, such as IT.

That is where nonprofit IT consulting comes in. Outsourcing your support can deliver numerous benefits to your organization, making any financial investment well worth it. Here are some of the most important reasons that adopting consulting services for your nonprofit organization can advance your cause.

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24
Jul

IT Support for Healthcare: The COVID-19 Cybersecurity Crisis

The COVID-19 pandemic has fueled big changes in the healthcare industry, including everything from telehealth expansion to the rapid deployment of temporary hospitals. Unfortunately, alongside the large influx of telework, mobile tech, remote care, and temporary hospitals, there has also been an increase in cyber threats. The uptick in cyber attacks during the worldwide pandemic is happening extremely fast, as cyber criminals are taking advantage of new opportunities to access and use sensitive data such as patient health records or credit card information. Hackers’ main targets include virtual private networks (VPNs), remote workers, and cloud service platforms. This new threat landscape could have major and lasting consequences for healthcare organizations, making it crucial for them to have a line of defense ready to combat any attacks. Read on as we discuss the added risk of cyber crime for this industry, some commonly overlooked security elements, and why IT support for healthcare is an essential tool right now. Read more

2
Jul

Celebrating Independence Day

 

“This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.” – Elmer Davis

Texas Systems Group will be closed on Friday, July 3rd in observance of Independence Day. We hope you have a safe and happy holiday weekend!

• If you are a BrightStar Managed Service client and need immediate technical assistance, please call 512.249.5252 and select Option 2 to have an on-call technician return your call within 30 minutes.

Otherwise,

• Please send an email to support@txsg.com, which we will respond to on Monday, July 6th during normal business hours.

Thank you,
The TXSG Team

22
May

Memorial Day: Remember and Honor

 

“Without memory, there is no culture. Without memory, there would be no civilization, no society, no future.” – Elie Wiesel

Texas Systems Group will be closed on Memorial Day, Monday, May 25th, to remember and honor our fallen military men and women who sacrificed their lives for our freedoms. We wish you and your loved ones a safe holiday weekend.

• If you are a BrightStar Managed Service client and need immediate technical assistance, please call 512.249.5252 and select Option 2 to have an on-call technician return your call within 30 minutes.

Otherwise,

• Please send an email to support@txsg.com, which we will respond to on Tuesday, May 26th during normal business hours.

Thank you,
The TXSG Team

30
Apr

Managed IT Service Providers and the Construction Industry

The construction and information technology industries seem like such polar opposites. One deals with a lot of physical labor while the other is totally technology-based. However, these two industries intermingle a lot more than you may think; in fact, employees in the construction industry must constantly adopt new forms of technology to achieve the time, cost, and quality goals of a project. Managed IT service providers and the construction industry work very closely when it comes to tracking the lifecycle of buildings and various construction phases, as construction firms are reliant on information to help them make decisions. The information should also enable task control, data integration, material and resource control, and communication between the suppliers and the company. Clearly, IT is a significant part of construction, so read on as we delve into how these industries work together to produce a robust and stable infrastructure for construction firms.

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