The most wonderful time of year… for scammers!

December 18th, 2017

Written by Brandi Koloski, Marketing Assistant at i3 Business Solutions
Here it comes - The most wonderful time of year! This is the prime time to be with family and to be a little more joyous and giving than usual. The winter holidays are generally considered to be a wonderful time of year – but don’t let the overpowering scent of pine trees and peppermint take you off your guard.

Incase you missed us, here is a recap of our Document Management and Securely Sharing event

November 6th, 2017

Dang it! Did you miss our event: Document Management & Securely Sharing?
Sometime's going to an event that isn't at your desk is a really difficult thing to do during your work day... especially on a Friday when you have so much to do because the weekend us upon us! That is why we felt it was important to share our event information with you!

First off, have you ever had a document that you wanted access to on another computer, or that you wanted to send to someone else? The solution to this kind of scenario would be to attach it to an email and send it off.

6 Questions For Your IT Manager

October 30th, 2017

Cyber Security threats are at an all time high. Are you or your current IT provider taking all of the necessary steps to keep everything you have worked so hard for safe? Here are 6 questions you should be asking yourself or you IT service provider.

Video Transcript:
Hello, I’m Mike Ritsema with i3 Business Solutions where our mission is to accelerate business results by integrating technology solutions.

Think patching is unimportant? Ask Equifax

September 15th, 2017

Written by Brandi Koloski, i3 Business Solutions - Marketing Assistant
Has your security ever been breached after sharing too much information online?

With i3’s ReliabilITy, The answer would be NO because the team here at i3 is constantly updating and protecting your organization, information, and technology.

Tips & Tricks: Office 365 Groups

April 14th, 2017

Written by: Brandi Koloski
What's the Scoop on Office 365 Groups?
We all have a million things going on when we are at work. It is easy to lose track of what needs to be done, what has already been done, and just the overall progress and direction of company projects.

i3 Cyber Security Essentials

April 12th, 2017

 

Video by: Mike Ritsema, President & Partner

As technology changes and improves, a new set of issues arise from cyberspace. Recent marches to the cloud means that Cyber Threat Vectors are changing. This means an immediate threat to your cyber wellbeing.

i3 Business Solutions Recognized Again by the CRN 2017 MSP 500

March 15th, 2017

GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN – March 15, 2017– i3 Business Solutions, the Grand Rapids-based technology consulting and managed services firm, announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named i3 Business Solutions to its 2017 Managed Service Provider (MSP) 500 list in the Pioneer 250 category.

Amazon Services to a Halt… But Why?

March 7th, 2017

Written by Benny Buljko, Network Administrator

On Tuesday, February 28th, Amazon’s AWS (Amazon Web Services) were taken offline causing millions of people to panic for over 4 hours. Since Amazon Web Services are used across several platforms worldwide, many people were affected.

How do I choose new Cloud or Application Software?

January 5th, 2017

Written by Kathy Labozzetta, Partner

I would like to share some relatively simple but important rules on how to start looking for New Cloud or Application Software in the New Year:

Set Clear Goals for the Project – What is your company trying to accomplish with this change (it’s normally a massive project and investment for the company)? In other words, how are we going to measure our results to know this project is successful? Is it company cost savings, productivity gains, client and customers support or decision making dashboards that make data readily available for management and leadership teams? Whatever the justification, make sure goals are clearly documented and defined including criteria for success.

What can we expect for 2017?

December 30th, 2016

Written by Tom Emperor, Senior Engineer

With 2016 nearing an end, we can reflect on what the year brought us and what we can expect for 2017.  2016 saw quite a few progressions to the cloud landscape.  Security was brought into the forefront as phishing, keyloggers, and hacking made the front pages on several occasions from large companies to our own election.