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Tim Tiller, MSW brings a deep service background to his role at Mytek, having graduated from McDonald’s management training program, fresh out of high school, and working his way up through the ranks in the hospitality industry. He has led two prior companies – Multi-Systems Inc., an IT-focused organization providing technology to hospitality companies (where he was named President at age 36), and most recently, as Chief Operating Officer for Jewish Voice Ministries International.

Cloud Hosting: Is a Hosted Desktop Right for Your Business?

Cloud Hosting: Is a Hosted Desktop Right for Your Business?

As important as it is to keep your technology up-to-date, it can sometimes be prohibitively expensive to do so throughout your entire business. If you have found yourself in this position, one option you may consider is to resort to hosted desktop solutions. Here, we’ll go over what a hosted desktop is, and how it can serve companies well.

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A Brief Review of (Some) VoIP Features

A Brief Review of (Some) VoIP Features

VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) solutions famously offer businesses some significant cost savings. While this may be the extent of many people’s understanding of its value, VoIP actually has a lot more to offer. That’s why we wanted to go over just a few of its benefits - to provide a bit of insight into what makes VoIP such a great choice for today’s organizations.

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IT Security: Best Practices for Your Access Management

IT Security: Best Practices for Your Access Management

As you oversee your business, there is a lot that you’re going to have to manage - including how much access your employees have to the data you have collected and generated throughout your operations. An access management policy can help you to accomplish this and maintain IT security. Here, we’ll review a few key features you need to include in your strategy.

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Phoenix IT Support Tip: Keeping Track of Your Own IT Isn’t Easy

Phoenix IT Support Tip: Keeping Track of Your Own IT Isn’t Easy

Quick - when was the last time your routers were updated? Not sure? How about your servers, or every other piece of technology in your office? MyTek, a Phoenix IT support company, offers some tips on maintaining your business IT. 

The truth is, maintaining a business’ IT requires more than just running a virus scan every once and a while, or updating a mission-critical program on each workstation. It requires an in-depth understanding of each component and its history, assisted by the use of specialized tools and extensive record-keeping.

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Phoenix IT Services Provider on What Managed IT Services Brings to the Table

Phoenix IT Services Provider on What Managed IT Services Brings to the Table

We’re always trying to get our message out, sharing how our Phoenix IT services  can bring value to just about any kind of business - including nonprofits and municipalities - seeing as just about every business today relies on technology to some degree. Here, we wanted to demonstrate how that value can present itself through managed IT services.

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Are You Providing Internal Communication Capabilities? Learn More From Phoenix IT Support Team

Are You Providing Internal Communication Capabilities? Learn More From Phoenix IT Support Team

Businesses have a variety of communications to manage, including their internal ones. For many, this may be put on the back burner, as they prioritize their operational and sales-encouraging communications. However, internal communications are just as crucial, which is why our Phoenix IT support team is going over some of your options here - and how you need to use them.

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Tip of the Week from Phoenix IT Services Firm: How to Work with PDFs

Tip of the Week from Phoenix IT Services Firm: How to Work with PDFs

One of the most common file types you hear about is the Portable Document Format file - although you probably know it simply as a PDF. PDFs are so well known because they are the best way to save a document so that, regardless of the device it is viewed on, the file will always appear the same. Did you know that you can do more than just look at a PDF? Here, our Phoenix IT services team will provides some tips on how you can make your PDFs work for you.

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Phoenix IT Services Firm Shares How Improving Communications Improves Your Business

Phoenix IT Services Firm Shares How Improving Communications Improves Your Business

If you were to search Google for “the most important thing for a company to be successful,” there appears to be a wide range of answers - from team management, to sales skills, to relationship building, to decision making. However, among the vast majority of the results, there was one common thread: the ability to communicate. That’s why we’re exploring how to best communicate with people associated with your business.

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This is Your Last Chance to Abandon Windows 7, Says Phoenix IT Services Group

This is Your Last Chance to Abandon Windows 7, Says Phoenix IT Services Group

In just over a week, Microsoft is retiring two of its most popular operating systems - although this shouldn’t be news at this point. Microsoft has consistently been reminding Windows 7 users that they need to upgrade before January 14, running a major campaign to do so, but there are still a quarter of all desktop users that haven’t done so, according to Phoenix IT services group MyTek. 

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It’s Time to Take Control Over Your Printers!

It’s Time to Take Control Over Your Printers!

It’s pretty easy to ignore the printers around your office - until they run out of toner/ink, or jam, or just disappear from your network for seemingly no reason. Okay, it’s easy to ignore printers most of the time. Unfortunately, business owners do tend to ignore their printers, and this can get really expensive over time.

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Phoenix IT Services Firm Examines Emerging Technology for SMBs

Phoenix IT Services Firm Examines Emerging Technology for SMBs

New technology can be extremely exciting, but for any business, it can be kind of scary. Implementing technology as a small- to mid-sized business that isn’t completely established is a major gamble that could have multiple negative impacts. On the other hand, sometimes early adoption of emerging technology will give a business just the boost it needs to blow past projections. Today, MyTek, Phoenix IT services company, looks at three emerging technologies that the small to medium-sized business will have to consider in the near future.

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Phoenix IT Company Weighs in On Window's 10 Timeline

Phoenix IT Company Weighs in On Window's 10 Timeline

Microsoft Windows has been a staple of personal computing for almost 35 years. When Microsoft retires their Windows 7 OS in a couple of weeks, they will be left with only two PC OSs functional: Windows 8.1 and Windows 10. Today, MyTek, a Phoenix IT company, takes a look at the Windows 10 OS and when to expect Microsoft to release a new operating system.

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It is a Wonderful Life - IT Edition

It is a Wonderful Life - IT Edition

Parker sat at his desk looking at a business card. He watched the snow fall lightly outside his window. He was the last person left in the office, as he typically was this time of year. He put down the business card and got up and walked over to the large pane of glass that was the only insulation from the harsh, cold wintery night. He placed his hand on the window and felt the bitter cold meet the palm of his hand. He stood there for a minute; maybe more than a minute. He began to cry. He was so angry at how things were going.

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Useful Technology Gifts to Add to Your List

Useful Technology Gifts to Add to Your List

During the holiday, you will often be put in a position where you need to find some useful technology for co-workers or the ones you love. Today, we take a look at four gadgets that are sure to make even the biggest technophile smile. Let’s get into it. 

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Sometimes Printing Just Doesn’t Make Sense (Or Cents): Tips from Phoenix Managed IT Services Company

Sometimes Printing Just Doesn’t Make Sense (Or Cents): Tips from Phoenix Managed IT Services Company

There was a time when business was run through the printer. These days, there are many digital solutions that can really limit the need for high-volume printing. Today, MyTek, a managed IT services company in Phoenix, takes a look at how the average business can cut their printing costs and do it while improving their business using print management.

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Tip of the Week From Arizona IT Company: Managing Email Chaos

Tip of the Week From Arizona IT Company: Managing Email Chaos

Email is one of the most valuable tools that a business has at its disposal, but even so, its true value can easily be wasted if it isn’t used to its fullest potential. To avoid this, here at MyTek, an Arizona IT company, we've put together a few of our favorite ways to streamline your business emails - and maybe fix a few bad habits along the way.

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Arizona IT Services Company MyTek Shares the Biggest Cybersecurity Concerns for 2020

Arizona IT Services Company MyTek Shares the Biggest Cybersecurity Concerns for 2020

Cybersecurity should always be a priority for a business, and cyber criminals are always evolving their tactics. As a result, it pays to keep an eye on the horizon for the next looming threats. Here, MyTek, an Arizona IT services company, reviews a few threats that cybersecurity professionals say businesses should be concerned about as we head into a New Year.

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Google Knows a Lot About You. Here’s How to Control It

Google Knows a Lot About You. Here’s How to Control It

Nearly everyone uses Google in some way or another. The search engine is, by far, the most common way people get answers and find content online. The margins aren’t even close, either. Currently, Google handles about 90% of search queries, while the second and third place goes to Yahoo and Bing, who share just below 5% of the search market share.

Google curates the search results on the fly based on a lot of variables including where you are located, what kind of device you are on, and your online surfing habits. This means Google is collecting a lot of information about how we use the web to give us a better experience. Let’s look at how you can control what Google knows about you to better protect your privacy.

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Arizona IT Security Tip of the Week: Taking Your Password Practices to the Next Level

Arizona IT Security Tip of the Week: Taking Your Password Practices to the Next Level

Passwords… can be annoying, if we’re being honest. They are, however, also incredibly important to your business’ overall security strategy. We’ve all heard the suggestions on how to create secure passwords. As it turns out, there is more to modern security then that. Let’s explore a few options to help you create useful passwords, and take a look why passwords are only the beginning. 

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Arizona IT Security Firm MyTek's Wrap Up of the Biggest Security Breaches of 2019

Arizona IT Security Firm MyTek's Wrap Up of the Biggest Security Breaches of 2019

Cybersecurity is becoming a massive issue for every organization including IT security for small businesses, due to the immense amount of data breaches that take place regularly. Businesses of all types are looking at strategies to protect their sensitive customer and employee data from hackers, malware, and any other potential danger. The problem is it’s not always as simple as just implementing cybersecurity software. Arizona IT security firm MyTek can help you make sense of IT security options a solution for your business to protect your data and assets. 

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