Blog: All Things Nortec

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2020 is Challenging All of Us

2020 will be remembered as an unpredictable year when we remade how we structure our lives and interact with each other. We’re being called on to think about what changes we need to make in our personal lives, businesses and communities. Within the Nortec family, we’ve witnessed the deep pain caused by the loss of[…]

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How to Set Up Your Remote Workers Now

With the news warning us to increase social distance amid the coronavirus fears, more companies are recognizing the need to have their teams work remotely for the foreseeable future. Many are finding themselves unprepared to shift operations out of the office. Working remotely can put a certain strain on the business and the team. If[…]

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5 Ways to Gain Peace of Mind with a Managed Modern Workplace

Data breaches and extreme weather events have at least one thing in common: they’re both happening more and more frequently. Even if you avoid these catastrophic events, any number of little, everyday occurrences can knock your business offline. You need to be prepared with comprehensive solutions like the managed modern workplace. Here are 5 ways[…]

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8 Steps Every Business Must Follow to Plan for Disaster

Coastal communities know to prep their homes for hurricane season and, in the northeast, people stock up on supplies before a winter storm hits. But what about your business? Do you have a plan in place for natural disasters? What about accidents that can happen any day of the week – like a power surge[…]

Business Continuity

5 Business Continuity Myths Dispelled by the Cloud

IT is critical for your business, perhaps more so than the office you’re in or the chair you’re sitting on. If IT fails, your business can go down with it, with lost revenue and business disruption making up nearly 83% of the average costs associated with downtime. You already know you need business continuity as[…]

How Your Business Continuity Can Fail and What You Can Do to Prevent It

How confident are you that your systems can be restored after even the smallest disaster? Regardless of what types of disaster recovery solutions you use – cloud or on-prem hoping your systems will be intact on the other side of an incident is a recipe for a real disaster. There are a few reasons business[…]

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