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January 11, 2023 | 

Managed IT service costs vary widely depending on several factors, including the size of your business, the scope of services provided, and the complexity of your IT infrastructure. Some managed IT service providers charge a flat fee for their services, while others charge based on the number of devices or users. But, the specific pricing […]

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December 15, 2022 | 
Blog Newsletters

In your December 2022 newsletter: We’re making a list so you can check it twice . . . It’s the most wonderful time of the year—and we want you to keep that feeling well into the new year, so we’ve compiled a checklist of our most popular topics to support you and your business as […]

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December 5, 2022 | 
Blog M&A

Is one of your New Year’s resolutions to sell your business or grow by merging with another? Then my upcoming series, a checklist of steps on the road to getting acquired, is my gift to you. By Michael Contento, F12 Managing Partner, M&A Strategist Now that my days as CEO and running My Blue Umbrella […]

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November 28, 2022 | 
Blog Company News Device as a Service

Does your business use Apple products? Looking for a macOS friendly IT partner? Good news – embraces Apple devices. Love working with Apple products, but find resistance from IT when you try to bring your device to work? Is your IT Managed Service Provider reluctant to support Apple devices? Are you searching for an […]

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November 22, 2022 | 
Blog Cyber Security Webcast Insights

We often think of cybersecurity as a negative—but it can help set your company apart from the competition as a core differentiator for your business.  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 […]

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November 9, 2022 | 
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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 […]

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November 8, 2022 | 
Blog Cyber Security M&A

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 Technology and Business Strategy Virtual CIO Webcast Insights

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 Newsletters

This month: Future Planning. Learn how to tackle aspects of the business you may not have made time for during the year.

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. […]