Coronavirus Cyber Scam Information for San Diego Businesses

Is your business prepared for a pandemic? Find out how to keep your business productive and your team connected.

One of the unfortunate side effects of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has been an outbreak of COVID-19-related cyber scams, with some even effecting reputable sites like Whether it’s email, websites, or social media, exercise caution when clicking or interacting with COVID-19 materials online. Here are some things to look out for and resources you can use to help keep yourself safe.

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Top IT Tips for Working from Home (WFH)

Is your business prepared for a pandemic? Find out how to keep your business productive and your team connected.

What can you do to help your employees work remotely until the COVID-19 (Coronavirus disease) pandemic is over? Having the flexibility to work from home as-needed helps employees create better work-life balance in normal situations. In instances like the current Coronavirus pandemic, this flexibility allows businesses to continue routine operations when employees cannot physically be on site. Here is what you need to do to get a sound system in place for your employees to work from home effectively. Read more “Top IT Tips for Working from Home (WFH)”

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Sharing Joy with MAAC

One of the great things about being a managed IT provider in San Diego County is the outstanding organizations and people with whom we get to work. This year, we were excited to kick off our first annual jacket and toy drive with MAAC. MAAC is a non-profit organization that has supported the San Diego County area for over 50 years with advocacy and high-quality programs that maximize self-sufficiency among the vulnerable members of our communities.


Why IT Leaders Should Focus On Desired Outcomes

IT companies and managed services providers are notorious for thrusting “their solutions” on to a client even in situations that might not be in the best interest of the client. Forcing a square peg into a round hole usually turns out bad for the company and the result is costly downtime, not to mention needing to eventually rip and replace the hardware and software that was ill-equipped to help the business grow.


The San Diego Biocom IT Company That Specializes in Life Sciences

Life science companies face a number of challenges that require unique solutions. Simply managing their supply purchases take an enormous amount of time and money. Those companies in the San Diego area can improve their situation if they use the services of Biocom and centrexIT.

San Diego has a thriving community of life science companies, many located in Torrey Pines Mesa. Working with centrexIT and the Biocom Purchasing Group offers each of these businesses a number of benefits that help ensure their continued growth.


In-House vs. Outsourced IT: What Is Best for Your Business?

There are no “normal” information technology (IT) requirements for a company in today’s market. Some businesses require extensive information security and attention to compliance requirements. Another may be looking for public cloud solutions. Maybe your business needs all these tools and more, and you aren’t sure where to go with IT services. According to CIO Magazine, an average of 4 to 6 percent of revenue is spent on IT.

With a cost that adds up to this much revenue, having a competent and trustworthy IT team is essential. Once the need for IT specialists is apparent, the question is one of insourcing vs. outsourcing and whether to hire an in-house team or an outsourced team on an as-needed basis.