Escape Technologies is a managed service provider. We recommend a collection of tools that deliver automated maintenance, best of breed performance and high security.
The main goals for your technology should be:
Keep your business safe
- Make Backups, monitor them daily, restore them periodically.
- Know what is backed up and what is not.
- Use a good desktop security suite (anti-virus and more features)
- Use a Full UTM firewall; enterprise features are now available at small business pricing.
- Train your staff to avoid destructive infections by avoiding fake emails and web links.
- Encrypt your data and use two factor authentication where possible.
LifeCycle Plan (Have one)
- Budget to replace your desktops/laptops on a regular cycle. 4 years is recommended.
- Budget to replace any servers on a regular cycle. 5 years is recommended.
- Budget for support, software licenses, connectivity, media costs and cloud services.
- Retire: Dispose of technology in a secure manner.
Maintenance (Make the computers do it)
- Automate as much maintenance as possible, then verify it monthly
- Ensure your staff and our staff are doing what they should (I.e. rotating backup media).