Accelerate Tech

Spectrum Technology relaunches as Accelerate

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 3, 2019 Contact: Tony Schafer, President tschafer@acceleratetech.net Spectrum Technology relaunches as Accelerate New name, same commitment to Indiana businesses [Indianapolis, IN] – Spectrum Technology, Inc., announced today plans to change its corporate name to Accelerate. The company’s rebranding will also include the launch of a new website and an enhanced focus […]

On-Premise vs. Cloud Servers

Comparing Costs and Benefits of On-Premise vs. Cloud Servers

In the battle of cloud vs. on-premise servers, there isn’t necessarily a clear-cut winner. Which solution delivers the knockout punch will depend on factors specific to your business. We’ve gone 7 rounds comparing key areas you need to consider as you weigh your options. 1. On-Premise Servers Usually Have Longer Deployment Periods On-Premise You’ll have […]

Top Cybersecurity Training Topics

8 Cybersecurity Topics You Need to Know Today

“Cyberattack” has been in our lexicon since the 1990s. The term is familiar, but also vague. As a result, some small business owners dismiss cyberthreats as irrelevant, thinking they have nothing to steal. Others come to us wanting to act, but unsure of where to start or what the real threat is to their organization. […]

Protect Your Business from Cybercriminals

7 Steps to Protect Your Business from Cybercriminals

Cybercrime. It’s a buzzword that probably conjures images of nefarious characters hunched over a computer screen filled with lines of code or recollections of news stories about attacks at Target, Anthem or Sony. What it doesn’t cause most small business owners in Indianapolis to think about are the threats facing their organizations. Too often, we […]

Top 10 Award Winner – Best Places to Work in Indiana

Accelerate, formerly Spectrum Technology, Top 10 Award Winner – Best Places to Work in Indiana Serving Indianapolis and Central Indiana for over 25 years, Spectrum Technology provides expert IT managed services, cloud and security solutions, strategic planning, and technology project implementations to area businesses both big and small. For more information on the Best Places […]

Accelerate, formerly Spectrum Technology, Awarded Top 10 Workplace Honors

Accelerate, formerly Spectrum Technology, Inc., a full-service IT firm headquartered in Indianapolis, received a top 10 recognition in the small business category of this year’s 125 Best Places to Work in Indiana list. The Indiana Chamber unveiled the award rankings on April 30 at the Indiana Convention Center in downtown Indianapolis. This 14th annual statewide […]

IT Management Services

3 Common IT Management Options

What’s the difference between internal, managed or co-managed IT? Technology management for small- to medium-sized businesses typically comes in three options. Most business owners know what internal IT is, but what is the difference between managed and co-managed IT services? And, more importantly, what is the right IT management solution for your business? This overview […]

SMB IT Strategy

How to Assess Your IT Strategy (Even if You Aren’t an Expert)

You know your industry like the back of your hand but worry about making the wrong choice when it comes to technology. The truth is, business owners don’t need a technical background to make the “big picture” decisions that strategically guide the company’s use of IT. Instead, you need a strong understanding of your operations. […]

Spectrum Technology among ‘Best Places to Work’  in Indiana

Indianapolis managed IT services provider joins the ranks of 125 prestigious Indiana companies Spectrum Technology was recently named one of the “Best Places to Work in Indiana” by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce and Best Companies Group. This 14th annual statewide survey and awards program is designed to identify, recognize and honor participating Indiana employers with leading […]

7 Steps to Assess Your IT Provider

Previously, we’ve discussed the costs of downtime to small- and medium-sized businesses. But, let’s dig a little deeper into the downtime issues and discuss how can you truly learn if your IT provider is performing up to snuff. First, do you find yourself questioning the experience or level of support you’re getting from your current […]