Its easy to think all internet services providers (ISP) delivery the same product and that your decision for the business internet connection should be purely based on price. With the increasing popularity of Cloud Services a reliable and fast Internet connection is more essential than ever to any modern business. Businesses also need consider the support they will receive from the internet services providers if things go wrong. Unlike your home internet connection these are backed up with service level agreements.
Dunedin IT and your ISP
At Dunedin IT we work closely with a number of internet service providers from small independent to national companies. Just like other IT solutions we deliver for out clients we also cherry pick each provider based on your technical requirements, budget and availability at location.
Often over looked is the quality of hardware that connects your business network to the Internet, the router or firewall. A business grade router will ensure your network makes the most of the internet connection. A decent router or firewall can also provide additional security services and options for remote access to your business systems.
Internet Fall over or backup connection
Some businesses need higher level of uptime for realtime systems that are highly sensitive to network outages. Dunedin IT can advise and installed fall over systems that use different technologies to spread the risk of your business loosing connection from the internet.
As a standard all of our clients who have an IT support contract with us automatically have their internet connections monitored 24/7. This allows us to proactively start diagnosing the problems sometime before you are aware of the outage.
There are a number of different ways to connect your business to the internet. For advice on what solution you should use for your business please contact us or read more about different internet technologies.