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FEATURED POST | 06.27.2014

Flatten Your IT Budget by Outsourcing

Chris Sachse, Principal & Co-Founder, Horsetail Technologies
Most small and mid-size organizations have a hard time predicting their IT budgets for the year. After all, IT may not be able to predict when the organization a) hires new employees that need laptops or desktops, b) has to respond to a server issue by bringing in resources to identify and completely replace the machine, or c) may need resources to respond to cyber-security issues threatening the company’s data and customers’ private information. Even if you happen to come close to predicting the actual final cost at year-end, your month-to-month expenses may spike and then come back down based on the timing of issues that come up.   This generally leads to a situation where the person responsible for IT...