How Composing Email On Multiple Devices Keeps Business Moving

Email is one of the primary forms of communication for today’s active businessperson, but there are certainly some challenges when you’re on the go. It’s not unusual to start an email on one device and save it as a draft to finish up later from your desktop. This productivity hack allows you to quickly jot […]

Windows Server 2008 End of Support (Questions and Answers)

Unfortunately, all good things must come to an end — and on January 14, 2020, Microsoft will be stopping mainstream service for their highly popular Windows 2008 Server. If you are one of the millions of organizations who are still using this secure and highly stable solution, it may be time to look for other […]

Top Advantages To Local Small Business When They Outsource IT Services

Small business growth is a challenge of keeping up with success without crumbling under commercial weight. Many improvements needed to reach the next stage of success can be prohibitively expensive, leading to debt and risky gambles that could fail from random chance even if you’re doing everything right. Tech growth opportunities are becoming more affordable […]

What Makes IT So Important

What makes IT such a huge part of so many businesses, what should you look for in a great company, keep reading to find out.

What Are The Benefits Of Managed Services To Local Companies

Depending on their scope and impact on your workday, tech issues can take hours to resolve, if not days. In some cases, you may spend far too much time tracking down a problem, only to come up empty-handed in the end. In others, such as security breaches, you may not even know there is an […]

Is Having a vCIO Essential?

Are your company processes aligned with the technology you have? Have you purchased different software for different things when one software could have been used for multiple things? Do you feel there are technological gaps or challenges not being appropriately addressed? Is your company providing its services or products in the most optimal way? Do […]

What Can Businesses Learn From The First GDPR Fines?

Less than a year ago, the European Union instituted the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) to protect customer rights to data privacy. The regulation created quite a stir in May 2018 when it was enacted, and has recently created even more of a stir because the first fines for non-compliance have been levied. While the EU granted […]

How To Limit What Others See From Your Browsing History

If you’re like most people, you’ve got valid concerns about your personal privacy while browsing the internet. After all, Facebook and other organizations with a huge online presence have recently been caught dropping the ball regarding protecting the privacy of their users, so it’s only natural to wonder if your privacy is being further compromised […]

How Is Fitbit Inspire Using Gamification to Encourage Healthier Living?

Fitbit Inspire is an exclusive activity and sleep tracker that consumers can only get through their health plan or employers who’ve signed up with Fitbit.

The Pros and Cons of 5G

Alvarez Technology Group is a Salinas IT company that specializes in helping our customers work their way through issues they may have with their internet.