Investing in Tech for Your Business

When running a business, there are so many other things things that require more attention than technology. If it works, it’s the last thing on your mind to be replacing. All these devices are expensive and if you were to follow the recommended trend of 3-5 years lifespan of most electronics, you’ll certainly be spending a lot. Nowadays, however, companies are faced with being on the forefront of technology or being left behind.

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Most companies (89%) expect their IT budgets to grow or stay steady in 2019.

The State of IT 2019 The Annual Report on IT Budgets and Tech Trends

Pros and Cons of Technological Investment

Pros:

  • Appeal to broader generation in both employees and consumers
  • Minimizing the risk of data loss or damage
  • Maximize productivity

Cons:

  • Startup cost of hardware & software
  • User learning curve
  • File transfers

Depending on where you’d like your company to be, an investment in tech may or may not be right for you. A common misconception is that technology has to be expensive, however, that’s not always the case. When using an IT management company like the NOC, you’ll be presented with the opportunities that only you need. Not only that, we’ll help guide you through using the new updates and troubleshoot any issues you may have. For more information, call 904.471.0022 or email help@thenoc.net