Managed IT Services vs Break Fix (Hourly)

Instead of trusting their IT system to a managed service provider (MSP) some businesses choose to adopt a “break fix” philosophy, which involves only calling for professional IT services when a crisis occurs.

benefits of choosing
outsourced IT solutions

Choosing to outsource your IT means that you can enjoy comfort and peace of mind knowing that your system is always being looked after by dedicated professionals. It also comes with a variety of positive benefits, which include:

  • Your system will always be up-to-date.
  • 24/7 monitoring and technical support.
  • Enjoy a proactive approach to monitoring your IT system.
  • MSPs work to solve IT issues before they disrupt your business’ operations.
  • Technicians will always be up-to-date on the latest trends, software, and best practices.
  • Ongoing protection against hackers, malware, ransomware, and more.
  • Get solutions from experts who already understand how your system works.

of break fix

Calling an expert to solve your IT issues as they arise may seem like a great choice, but adopting the “break fix” philosophy comes with a variety of drawbacks which can harm your business. These include:

  • No qualified professionals updating and monitoring your system.
  • No tech support, no 24/7 monitoring.
  • Leaves you vulnerable to hackers, malware, ransomware, and more.
  • Issues may arise due to software and programs being out-of-date and insecure
  • Your IT system is completely vulnerable in-between “break fix” appointments

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benefits of outsourcing your IT?

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