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5 Reasons Why Every Business Handling Sensitive Client Data Needs an MSP

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Keeping sensitive client data safe is a top priority for any company. From CPAs to real estate firms, insurance agents and lawyers, it’s essential to have the right security measures in place. That’s why every business needs an MSP (Managed Service Provider) as it is crucial for success. Here are the top five reasons why.

1. Cost Savings - An MSP helps you save money on start-up costs for IT services such as hardware and software. You can also save on labor costs since you won't need to hire additional personnel to manage your IT systems. Instead, the MSP will do all of the work for you and provide timely updates on your systems' performance.

2. Proactive Security - With an MSP, you can rest assured that your data is secure at all times because they employ proactive security measures that monitor and protect against potential threats before they become an issue. They also have backup solutions should something happen to your data that is beyond their control.

3. Increased Efficiency - Having an MSP ensures that your IT services are running efficiently since they are constantly monitoring them and making sure everything is up-to-date with current industry standards and best practices for data security compliance. This means less downtime due to system errors or other issues caused by outdated technology or software programs, resulting in more productivity from employees and higher customer satisfaction rates from clients who rely on their services being available when needed most.

4. Regulatory Compliance – An MSP can help ensure that your business complies with all applicable laws and regulations related to handling sensitive client data such as HIPAA, PCI DSS, GDPR and more. They can provide training materials and resources so that everyone in the organization understands their roles in keeping data secure as well as advice on how to address potential compliance issues before they arise in order to remain compliant at all times.

5. Expertise – Having a knowledgeable team of experts behind you provides peace of mind knowing that someone has got your back should anything go wrong with your IT systems or if there are questions about how best to keep them secure while complying with industry standards and regulations related to handling sensitive client data efficiently without sacrificing quality or service levels provided by your company's products/services offered to customers worldwide . This expertise also helps companies stay ahead of the curve when it comes to future trends affecting their industry so they don't fall behind competitors who may already be ahead of them technologically speaking due investments made early on into managed services providers (MSPs).

Having a Managed Services Provider (MSP) on board is essential for any business handling sensitive client data like CPAs, real estate firms, insurance agents or lawyers because it provides cost savings, proactive security measures, increased efficiency due fewer downtime errors caused by outdated technology/software programs plus regulatory compliance guidance/resources needed stay compliant with industry laws/regulations related protecting customer information securely while still delivering quality products/services promised customers worldwide . The expertise provided by these managed service providers also helps companies stay ahead of curve when it comes future trends affecting their industry which could give them edge over competitors who may already be ahead technologically speaking thanks investments made early into these types professional service providers .

Investing an MSP today could yield great returns tomorrow! Call us at Applied Integration is you would like some assistance. Call 801-266-4888.

About the Author:

Jennifer Foth is the Marketing Director for Applied Integration, a Managed IT Service Provider in Salt Lake City. A mother of two and an Aussiedoodle dog-owner, Jennifer loves to cook, go camping and do DIY projects around the house in her spare time. With over 15 years of marketing experience, she's been with Applied Integration for 5 years and has helped grow the company into what it is today. Funny and witty, Jennifer is a joy to be around and always brings a smile to people's faces.

Applied Integration is a Managed IT Service company that has been providing critical IT solutions and computer support to small businesses for over 30 years. Our founder has a unique understanding of the demands of the business environment and has developed the processes and IT solutions that are critical to keeping businesses like yours running. Partnering with Applied Integration is all about finding the right fit - we're fun, professional, and focused on meeting your specific needs. Let us show you how our experience and expertise can benefit your business.


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