Classic IT managed-service providers will often try to sell small businesses expensive, in-house equipment, and then charge exorbitant rates to configure and maintain it. There was a time when this was necessary. That time is over.
Modern cloud services are allowing forward-thinking IT companies to host critical business IT functions off-site in protected data centers for a fraction of the cost. These services are dependable, easy to use, and can be integrated with web hosting, cloud backups, and more.