OUR MANAGED IT SERVICES
PMS AND KISS it
This Naval term for Planned Maintenance System refers to that ensuring all systems are well maintained for maximum performance, life span and reliability.
“Keep it Simple, Stupid” is credited to a Lockheed engineer. This design principle has been espoused by the US Navy for over half a century, and we embrace it whole-heartedly at SOL-I.S.
I.T. MANAGED SERVICES FOR MAC & PC
SOL-I.S. is an extension of your business;
a partner functioning as your I.T. Department; an I.T. team to handle all of your technical needs, both Windows and Mac. A portion of our technical team is assigned to your account to understand every aspect of your systems. We’ll build a relationship with your team, understand the personality of your company, and familiarize ourselves with your high priority users and your high priority systems.
As your business grows, we assist with adding new users, new workstations, and equipment upgrades. We ensure that all your platforms work seamlessly together.
When you need managed services in the Twin Cities to maintain peak operation in the IT network of your small business, consider us here at SOL-IS Technology Solutions. We’ll manage all of your IT services for a flat-rate fee so you can focus your efforts on spurring your revenues to grow.
Let us give you the peace of mind you deserve with your small business today with SOL-IS Technology Solutions’s managed services.
Your business can’t afford not to have managed services.
WHEN YOU SIGN UP WITH OUR MANAGED SERVICES, HERE ARE SOME OF THE BENEFITS;
We know that every businesses’ needs are completely different from the next, so we offer 100% custom packages for any business size or budget.
Predictable costs 24/7
SOL-IS Technology Solutions doesn’t charge you more when your network is down or a server fails. Our flat-rate fee covers all of that whenever you need it done.
Ramped up productivity
Never stress again about network failures, as our managed services include round-the-clock monitoring of your computers and network to help prevent problems before they happen.
We are always available
Part of what makes our managed services so exceptional is that we are always available, regardless of time or holiday.
Basic Managed Services
Our lightest package, created for the independent contractor, home based business, or real estate agent with a varied or tight revenue stream.
Essential Managed Services
Our streamlined package, suitable for small shops and businesses which require primarily remote support, and have a limited amount of in-house network infrastructure.
The ideal client:
- has 1 or more computers
- has no server
- may use cloud service as part of their network infrastructure
DATA AND NETWORK SECURITY
BACKUP SOLUTIONS – FOR MAC AND PC
Backup needs vary from customer to customer. We’ll identify what your critical data is, its location (server, network storage, or desktop), and determine the best method to back it up. We can get creative in order to save you money.Our selection of services includes technologies that meet every business need. We’ll establish back-ups ranging from local-only to full image backups stored in and potentially active in the cloud.
Businesses typically don’t ask about disaster recovery services, but they’re essential to your business. Seamless data backups and reliable data restoration depend on a plan that’s well conceived and executed. What’s your plan to minimize downtime after a disaster? We’ll make sure you have a good one.
NETWORK AND DATA SECURITY
We often recommend that our customers have multiple layers of security. Some customers believe anti-virus is all they need, or that they have a sufficient firewall through their internet service provider’s modem. Oftentimes, one layer is not enough. We’ll help you make an informed decision, implement it and then maintain it to ensure maximum protection.
Some key Security Offerings:
- Endpoint Protection (included with all Managed Services packages)
- Email Security
- Email Archiving
- Email Encryption
- Network Perimeter Security
- Vulnerability Scan
- Managed Multi-Factor Authentication
- Security and Awareness Training
Whether you’re a Managed Services customer or a project-based client, you’ll face I.T. solution challenges that require an expert. You want a certified, knowledgeable, and trusted consultant to guide you to the right solution and implement it in timely manner. Team SOL-I.S. has over 50 years of combined I.T. expertise. We have a “find a way or make one” approach to implement the solution that best suits your IT needs. By identifying the business goals, proper planning and on time, it will get done. Additionally, strategic planning is available to put the right technology plan in place for ongoing stability and reliability of your systems.
Below is a short list of areas in which we consult:
- Servers Solutions
- Disaster Recovery Solutions
- Wireless Solutions
- Network Policies
- Network Security Solutions
- Cloud Services
- Software Implementation
Keep It Simple (KISS)
To use cloud solutions or not? How do they save you money? Can cloud services make your life simple? These questions may have crossed your mind. Utilizing the right cloud service can help you KISS it. We’ll assess your specific needs and set you up with the right solution. Our deep experience and training helps us provide expert implementations of the services below. Sometimes they’re integrated into your current Windows infrastructure; sometimes we can completely eliminate a server or two which will save in maintenance and upgrade costs.
File sharing, messaging and collaboration in the cloud
Office 365 Solutions
- Service Selection
Data security in the cloud
Cloud Backup Solutions
- Mac and PC backup
- Server backup
- System Image backup
- Virtual machines
- Office 365 backup