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November 22, 2022 | 
Cyber Security Managed IT

We often think of cybersecurity as a negative—but it can help set your business apart from the competition.  By F12 You’ve probably heard plenty about the risks and challenges of cyber threats—particularly since October was Cybersecurity Awareness Month—but what about the opportunities? That’s right: cybersecurity offers opportunities. F12 CMO Devon Gillard recently sat down with […]

November 9, 2022 | 
Blog Company News

This month: Is your IT helping you innovate? Too often, we think of IT as a break-fix service. But IT is so much more—and this month we’re focused on how technology can help you innovate. We recently hosted a webcast on how SMBs can out-innovate the competition, and guess how you do it? That’s right—by embracing […]

November 8, 2022 | 
Blog Cyber Security

Is being an MSP enough?  Should you build your cybersecurity up to MSSP industry standards, or partner with an existing MSSP? By: Michael Contento, F12 Managing Partner, M&A Strategist I’ll be the first to admit that in the tech world, we love our acronyms. As soon as a new one starts circulating, we jump all […]

October 31, 2022 | 
Blog

The “Fourth Revolution” is upon us, and a business that doesn’t adapt may risk getting left behind. What technologies should you add to your company’s toolkit to help you innovate to improve your business? In early 2022, F12’s CMO Devon Gillard was at an industry event when he met a team member from Koridor, a […]

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October 6, 2022 | 
Blog Company News

This month: Cybersecurity Doesn’t Have to Be Scary October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and while the team at F12 is always in the spirit to talk frightening stuff like phishing, hackers and breaches, we also love an opportunity to chat security all month long. Cybersecurity can feel like a scary topic, particularly when threats are […]

Get treats not tricked this Halloween by using this cybersecurity checklist
October 5, 2022 | 
Blog Cyber Security

How to make sure you don’t get tricked: a spook-tacular cybersecurity checklist for business leaders. It’s as easy as hosting a rockin’ Halloween house party. By Calvin Engen October often brings Halloween to mind—ghosts, goblins, witches, and werewolves. In IT we’re also thinking about cybersecurity as it’s Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Either way, it’s scary stuff. […]

September 29, 2022 | 
Blog

Why F12 brought in Ballistix founder and author of The Machine’s Justin Roff-Marsh to revamp their sales strategy and processes—and how it could work for your business, too. By F12 Many companies face the same sales strategy problem: their salespeople are so busy handling customer fulfilment that they have limited time to sell to new […]

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September 27, 2022 | 
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Thinking about selling your business? F12’s Executive Vice President shares his tips from his experience selling his company to F12.  By Todd Hanna, F12 Executive Vice President In 2017, F12 acquired Protocol Technologies, a 24-year-old company established around the same time as F12. Protocol was a small company in Vernon, B.C. with fewer than 30 […]

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September 9, 2022 | 
Blog Company News

This month: Ready, Set, September September often feels like a fresh start: a time to plan for the year ahead. If your business is growing, you probably know you need to also grow your IT department to support the increase in staff. Too often, IT feels like a cost centre rather than a revenue generator. […]

Level4
September 6, 2022 | 
Blog

To grow the business and retain invaluable employees, selling Level4 Technologies to F12 made the most sense.   In 2018, Level4 Technologies was one of Greater Vancouver’s largest managed IT service providers. The company, with 65 employees, offered small and mid-sized businesses reliable and secure computing environments. But that wasn’t always the case. In 2012, […]