How To Outsource IT Support As A Managed Service: The Complete Guide
IT outsourcing support and services has become a standard strategy for Irish companies that want to streamline their business operations and take advantage of a more favourable cost structure. Much more than just tech support, a managed IT service looks after all of your business technology needs such as data backup solutions and business continuity planning.
However, even when a firm decides that they would be better off with external IT expertise, there is much to consider when deciding how to engage with an IT partner.
This page is dedicated to guide you through that process and help you to consider the important questions that may not be all that obvious when starting out.
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First of all, let's look at the different aspects of your ICT setup that you can outsource to an external IT services provider. A full IT managed service makes sense in some cases, whereas outsourcing just some of the elements below is preferred in others - the right option will depend on your own commercial situation. Our Irish IT support service covers each of the areas below:
- Managed Server
- Managed Desktop
- Managed Backup
- Managed Endpoint Security
- Managed Firewall
- Account Management
Once you have decided what you want to outsource, the next step is figuring out how to do it in a way that maximises the value for your organisation. The following sections will help you to think about the pertinent issues when choosing a supplier and an outsourcing strategy.