Fluid IT Blog

The latest news, information, and guidance from the world of Fluid.

Sign Up Today

IT Support

7 Weeks Remote

4 min read

7 Weeks Remote

If you would have told me 12 weeks ago that we would move 100% of our staff to work from home due to a global pandemic with stay-at-home orders, and that we would now be 7 weeks into working remotely I would not have laughed, but I might look at you with...

Read More
managed services

4 min read

What are managed services?

As the world around us changes, so do the terms we use to describe things that have been around for decades.  This phenomenon is very noticeable in the political arena with the advent of changing terms to be “politically correct”.  I’m not going...

Read More
Recession Obsession

3 min read

Recession Obsession

If you’ve been alive 10 years, you’ve been through a recession – the Great Recession actually.  If you’ve been alive 20 years, you’ve been through two recessions.  30 years on the planet will give you…you guessed it, three recessions.  Although...

Read More
Cybersecurity

4 min read

Cybersecurity - "You can't handle the truth!"

I’m a guy who likes sports and movies, and my wife tells me that I’m constantly quoting sports analogies and movie tag lines. Guilty as charged.  So, why do I do that???  Because I can quickly state a movie quote or sports reference to explain a...

Read More
Cloud Services

2 min read

We've moved everything to the cloud, we don't need IT staff or support

It’s Fall, the weather is cooler, football is in full swing and we finally moved all our systems to the cloud.  No more worrying about having the deal with all that techie stuff.  Life is good!

Read More
How 20 Minutes Can Save Your Busines Part 4

1 min read

How 20 Minutes Can Save Your Business: 4 of 4

In my previous post, I promised 4 topics that if considered may make you re-think outsourcing IT.  We started with the specialized knowledge required to keep IT running smoothly for a business today.  No one (or two) person will have it all.  If...

Read More
How 20 Minutes Can Save Your Business Part 2

1 min read

How 20 Minutes Can Save Your Business: 2 of 4

In my previous post, I promised 4 topics that if considered may make you re-think outsourcing IT.  We started with the specialized knowledge required to keep IT running smoothly for a business today.  No one (or two) person will have it all.  If...

Read More
How 20 Minutes Can Save Your Business

1 min read

How 20 Minutes Can Save Your Business (And Your Sanity)

You are busy, I get it. There is not enough time in the day for you to finish the tasks on your plate, much less extra time to evaluate new technology options. Whether you are part of a small internal IT team or your company has added IT...

Read More