Make Your Move to the Unified Interface for Microsoft Dynamics 365 CRM

Attention Microsoft Dynamics 365 CRM Users Did you know Microsoft has a great new interface that provides better performance, enhanced productivity, and easier navigation? This new interface is called the Unified Interface. While it is still considered new, it has actually been around for over two years, and so it has become a stable feature… Read more

The Public Cloud Advantage

Why the public cloud is growing at breakneck pace Year over year, the public cloud advantage continues to gain momentum, and more leaders are choosing the cloud as the place to store their digital assets. In 2020, the cloud will grow another 17% up after growing 21% in 2019. This is being driven by not… Read more

Migrating On-Premises File Storage to Azure Quickly and Safely

Your organization’s IT department (along with everyone in your organization) is under stress during this challenging time. Current events are driving businesses to think fast and move from traditional infrastructure to the cloud, the “Modern Workplace”, faster than expected. Mobilizing your staff to a work-from-home model poses a few challenges. However, the power of collaboration-centric… Read more

10 Ways to Spot a Phishing Email

ALERT: PHISHING ATTEMPTS ARE ON THE RISE.  Remind your team to be hyper-vigilant in spotting suspicious emails by following these tips. With ransomware infections from phishing attacks climbing at an unprecedented rate, educating your staff is paramount in protecting your organization. There is no time to wait. Here are the top ten ways to detect… Read more

Transition Your Team to a Remote Workforce

Who would have thought a week ago that business, supply chain, and livelihoods would be impacted as severely as they have the last 7 days? People are scrambling to find a way to manage their lives, let alone find a way to work in a self-quarantined home environment. Our company, just like yours, is adjusting… Read more

Arctic IT Announces Dave Bailey, President & General Manager

Anchorage, AK – February 11, 2019 – Arctic Information Technology (Arctic IT) announces the appointment of Dave Bailey as President & General Manager. In this role, Bailey is responsible for leading the company’s exciting growth in both managed services and business application services. “Dave has been a leader at Arctic IT since its inception,” said… Read more

End of Support for SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2

Service Announcement: Microsoft support for SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2 is ending on January 14, 2020. Don’t let your infrastructure and applications fall victim to security threats without protection. Arctic IT is here to help you migrate to Microsoft Azure to ensure a smooth transition to greater security, performance and innovation. Azure will help you… Read more

Protect Yourself from Digital Theft this Holiday Season

The holiday shopping season is upon us with Black Friday and Cyber Monday just around the corner. We want our message to be loud and clear: Be wise to holiday phishing scams when choosing to shop and buy online. Malicious ad campaigns could be lurking on e-commerce websites, and fraudulent emails containing scams or nefarious… Read more

The “IT Guy” Dilemma

“Oh, yeah I’ve got a guy who can do that.” If an IT guy (or gal) is the solution for your company in today’s world, there is cause for concern. With cybercrime at an all time high and breaches becoming more and more sophisticated, do you really want to rely on one person to protect… Read more

5 Reasons to Partner with an IT Managed Services Provider

It’s a given. Small to medium business owners (SMBs) need to leverage partnerships to achieve cost savings in everything they do.  In the area of technology, this means outsourcing some or all your IT needs to a service provider instead of hiring additional resources in-house – a business model that’s been successful for years. Technology… Read more