Technology Pointe Blog

Technology Pointe, Inc. has been serving the Round Rock area since 2000, providing IT Support such as technical helpdesk support, computer support, and consulting to small and medium-sized businesses.

Need ERP? Check Out our New Vendor Partner, Cetec ERP

Technology Pointe is excited to announce our newest vendor partnership with Cetec ERP, a web-based ERP platform that allows small businesses to experience the benefits of ERP without sacrificing current profits, or future growth.

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Cetec ERP is a powerful, all-in-one platform designed to help small and mid-sized manufacturing companies transition from incomplete or makeshift software options to a more comprehensive solution. Unlike Quickbooks, Cetec allows business owners to manage inventory along with accounting and general ledger. But unlike other ERP options, it takes advantage of modern technical advances to make it more accessible, affordable, and completely cloud-based.

Do I Need ERP?

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What is our Secret Sauce?

I have been asked this question many times from Office Managers to Business Owners.  I have even started asking others this question myself!  It’s a great conversation starter when at round table discussions or exchanging ideas over coffee with other business professionals.  

So what is the answer?


Secret SauceCould it be our partnerships with great companies like Dell Technologies and Microsoft?

What about all the technical experience we have here at Tech-Pointe?  We have over 20 people working here and our total years of experience in the technology field is well over 150 years.

It could be all those certifications our team has with Microsoft and Cisco.  You should see the wall they cover - over 30 major certificates!

 

 

Well it’s none of those!

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Selecting an IT Managed Service Provider

3 Things to Consider

  1. Alignment with your Industry
  2. Proactive Approach
  3. Financial Stability and Reputation

Setting the Stage

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In the eyes of today’s Chief Executive Officers (CEOs), embracing new technologies such as mobile, cloud and analytics is one of the key strategic priorities for increasing engagement with their clients. This undertaking falls on the person responsible  for their business’s technology, and they are being asked to adopt these new technologies utilizing less resources and less expertise than a managed service provider. This pressure will persist as the business continues to grow, making it difficult for the IT person or organization to continue to go it alone.   At some point, a company will look to trust an IT managed service provider for assistance in quickly responding to business demands and in helping them adopt new technological innovations.

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Deeper Dive - Benefits of having CIO Guidance for your Business

Tech Pointe Blog Photo CIO Guidance
Last month, our CIO Dustin talked about 5 great reasons your business should have CIO G uidance.  These 5 reasons were Budgeting, Reach, Vendor Management, Purchasing and Office Moves.   This month, I would like to dive a little deeper and focus on the “I” in CIO.   CIO stands for Chief Information Officer.   Getting a handle on your information will become a lever helping you run your business.  This could be the pivotal component in creating a competitive advantage.     Here are 3 ways you can use the information in your business   Where is your data in your business? Do you have client data sitting in you CRM solution? Can you tie you...
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