14th Mar 2018
All organisations including small businesses, medium sized businesses and especially large enterprises are required to upgrade their IT infrastructure from time to time. But what is IT infrastructure? IT infrastructure consists of all the IT components that play a role in a business’s operations. These components are often classified as hardware, software, the network, and even the people who operate these technologies.
As you can see, the components of IT infrastructure cover a wide range of business operations, so it’s important to ensure that your IT infrastructure is upgraded to the latest benchmarks. An up-to-date IT infrastructure ensures that your business can meet the needs of the current and future market. Find out more about how you can assess your current IT infrastructure and the options you have for upgrading.
As an IT Support Provider, we conduct meetings with clients from a range of backgrounds and varying needs. At these meetings, we discuss with the client their needs and look at their current IT infrastructure to assess what needs to be upgraded. There are often reoccurring themes that come up during these meetings, which we will discuss here.
Firstly, we look at their IT network and more often than not, they are using an outdated system that cannot keep up-to-date with today’s fast paced work environment. Modern systems and technologies can overwhelm older systems. You really are doing your staff and customers a disservice if you are using old and out-of-date IT systems.
We also often hear complaints from IT managers who tell us that they spend most of their time maintaining their current IT infrastructure. As mentioned previously, new technologies push older systems to their limit and this means that more time is needed to maintain and troubleshoot these systems.
One other major area that we focus on is the users of the IT Infrastructure. The question that we ask clients is whether they believe their current IT infrastructure is fulfilling the needs of their team. Are your current processes being slowed down because of your current IT limitations? If your staff members are complaining about your IT systems affecting their ability to get the job done then you really need to upgrade your IT Infrastructure. Even though IT plays such a huge role in a business’s success and growth, many organisations don’t have plans in place to regularly review their IT infrastructure. Learn about what options are available to you from the Tier4 Auckland IT Companies offices.
Tier4 provides a range of technology supply and Network Support Services. We will ensure that your organisation can meet the latest demands of the market and deliver a service that exceeds your customer’s expectations. You can purchase new hardware up front or lease it over time. We supply high quality components to ensure that network stability and reliability needs are met.
As an IT Support Provider, if anything does go wrong you can expect our IT Support team to reduce downtime and get your system up and running with minimal delay. We have various options to meet your IT budget, so get in touch with Tier4 today.