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Top 5 Benefits of Managed IT Services

There are many benefits to outsourcing your IT with managed services. Here are our picks for the top five – though certainly this isn’t a comprehensive list. #1: Operational Expenses and Controlling IT Costs If your environment is ready for managed services, then outsourcing your IT requires only a small initial investment. Then all your IT needs are rolled into an ongoing predictable monthly payment. This means managed services is primarily an operational expense, and far easier to predict and budget for. Controlled and predictable spending on your IT? Always a good idea. On top of making this switch away…
OTWAdmin
June 17, 2019
Managed Services

What you gain with Managed IT Services

We could talk about the benefits of managed IT services all day, every day. Managed IT services is also referred to as outsourced IT or remote network management. Letting an expert team remotely monitor and manage your IT infrastructure for you is, in fact, a huge win for your business and your staff. Today we want to focus on five major advantages you gain when you have managed IT services. #1 You can control technology costs much better Managed IT services use the recurring services model where you pay a set, predictable monthly cost. You know exactly what you’re going…
OTWAdmin
July 16, 2018
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SEK-CAP Is OXEN Strong: Supporting Community Action with Secure, Reliable Technology

Southeast Kansas Community Action Program (SEK-CAP) is a non-profit social service agency created in 1966 to combat poverty in Southeast Kansas. Their services address specific community needs such as housing, utilities, transportation, employment, medical care, child care, education, nutrition, and more. Over the years, countless SEK-CAP employees, volunteers, and partners have demonstrated commitment and dedication to serving the people and communities of Southeast Kansas. Since 2015, OXEN Technology has been pleased to assist SEK-CAP with their technological needs, in support of their mission. OXEN stepped in to help SEK-CAP after an infrastructure refresh project was approved. The project needed to…
OTWAdmin
July 2, 2018
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Sustainable, Managed IT for The Museum of Danish America

The Museum of Danish America in Elk Horn, IA, was first founded as a non-profit institution in 1983 and opened its doors in 1994 as a national center for the Danish-American community. They celebrate “Danish Roots and American Dreams”. The Museum facilities include the main building with exhibits and collections, a curatorial center, a prairie landscape park, historical homes, and a genealogy center. OXEN Technology is proud and excited to help the Museum achieve their mission and vision by supporting their technological needs. In late 2017, the OXEN team met with the Museum to discuss their needs. While the Museum…
OTWAdmin
June 18, 2018
Managed Services

Simple and Secure IT with Essential Managed Services

Your uptime and security are your most valuable network assets. Unexpected IT problems or breaches can steal your time and threaten your security reputation. OXEN Technology knows this. Our passion is making your IT network simple and secure with managed services. What’s the value of managed services? How can managed services help, though? Remote network management brings three great values. Lower IT Infrastructure Costs: Management and monitoring capabilities can reduce costly IT emergencies because they are proactive and bring problems to your attention before they spin out of control. They can lower on-site labor costs with effective remote support. You…
OTWAdmin
March 26, 2018
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Network Security Monitoring: Find the Security Threats in Your Network

You’ve probably heard all the popular security advice for your business. Firewall? Check. Anti-virus? Check. Password policies? Check. And so on. But here’s another tool in the security arsenal to consider: network security monitoring. What is network security monitoring? Network security monitoring is a service that monitors your network (traffic and devices) for security threats, vulnerabilities, and suspicious behavior. It is an automated process that collects and analyzes many indicators of potential threats in real time. It alerts you to these threats so you and/or an emergency response team can take action to resolve them. As it is automated and…
OTWAdmin
January 15, 2018
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Improve Your Cybersecurity Defense with Managed IT Services

Did you know your organization could be subject to data breach notification laws and possible fines for data breaches and losing sensitive client data? The exact laws and regulations do vary by state and industry, among other factors. But the fact remains that poor cybersecurity can lead to grave consequences, either financial or for your reputation. Common sense advice is that any organization should establish and maintain a plan for managing cybersecurity risks. This security plans should be informed by applicable laws and regulations. Are you concerned about the state of your security and your ability to protect your organization's sensitive…
OTWAdmin
January 2, 2018
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3 Security Advantages of Managed IT Services

Managed IT services, or outsourced remote network management, can help your business in many ways. It’s a cost effective way of having your IT infrastructure monitored and maintained by experts instead of hiring an IT director. Or, it can free up your IT director and IT staff to work on more important projects than daily maintenance. But other than productivity and peace of mind, what are the security benefits of managed IT services? Here are three security advantages you get with remote network management. #1 You Stay Updated Basic managed IT services include running software updates, patches, and upgrades for…
OTWAdmin
November 6, 2017
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Construction Company Keeps On Building with OXEN

Floods and Fires Can't Stop OXEN Strong IT for Sta-Bilt Construction Al Burchett has relied on OXEN Technology's WorryFree Backup and Disaster Recovery Solutions to restore his data and protect his family's business in the future. After multiple devastating events, OXEN's business continuity solutions have helped Sta-Bilt recover. His team is confident in knowing their data is safe from hackers and physical destruction, due to OXEN Technology's tools and helpful experts. Sta-Bilt Construction is a regional expert in road construction in the Iowa/Nebraska markets. They have tight project deadlines, thousands of contacts to maintain, and project data that is critical…
OTWAdmin
October 10, 2016
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Computer Support for a Great Community Organization

Creating a strong community organization requires strong computer support. With three locations serving the Joplin area, Juan "Cookie" Estrada has a lot on his plate at the Joplin Family YMCA. "Our members are our focus," Cookie says assuredly. "We need to bring our younger members the services they want in order to foster life-long relationships with them." A Partner for Computer Support Means More Time for Mission www.joplinfamilyy.org Estrada has opted to let OXEN Technology take IT off of his plate so he can focus on the YMCA mission.  That mission is to provide programs that promote healthy spirit, mind and body for…
OTWAdmin
July 27, 2016