GadellNet Blog

The Digital Transformation: 5 Tips to Ensure Your Success

August 2, 2019

This digital transformationmight sound far off, complicated, or too expensive, but in reality, the concept is quite easy to grasp. Digital transformation means integrating technology into all areas of a business. It’s more than just the cloud. This is about rethinking old models and processes in lieu of technology.  For small to mid-sized businesses, digital transformation is imperative to staying relevant and competitive. Technology plays a key role in a business’s ability to [...]

GadellNet Consulting Services Named Fourth Fastest Growing Privately Held Company in Indianapolis

July 25, 2019

Annual ranking by Indianapolis Business Journal  Indianapolis, IN- The Indianapolis Business Journal(IBJ) announced that GadellNet Consulting Serviceshas made the Fast 25 list for 2019, based on revenue growth over a three year period. This award honors the fastest growing privately held companies in the Indianapolis area.GadellNet ranked fourth on this list with a revenue last year of $3.6 million and 218% growth from 2016 to 2018. This list was revealed at an awards cere [...]

Outsourcing IT: Benefits for Small Business

June 21, 2019

What are Managed IT Services?  Managed IT services are technical services provided by a third-party vendor, a Managed Service Provider. Basically, managed IT services acts as your tech department without needing the internal oversight from your team. Managed services allow you to offload some or all of your tech operations, such as infrastructure, cloud computing, help desk, on-site support, consulting, and more. Your MSP (managed service provider) will assume responsibility for monitor [...]

Tips on getting your Boss to Choose GadellNet

June 12, 2019

In our experience, when you’ve begun your search for a Managed Service Provider, your boss is going to ask you to gather information from different providers. She or he may give you some basic requirements for the MSPs then send you on your way. Then it’s up to you to Google search, make calls, emails, and even have meetings to sift through the plethora of vendors out there. At the end of this process, she’ll/he’ll want to see a report with some columns that show the differences, then y [...]

FutureTech Conference

At GadellNet, we strive to keep up with the latest trends in technology across several industry verticals. One of the ways we do this is through vigilant employee training, and by attending industry led conferences. This week Maurice Shim, Account Manager at GadellNet, attended the annual ENR FutureTech conference in San Francisco geared towards the latest IT technology for our Engineering, Construction, and Architecture firms. This year over 40 vendors were represented, with nearly 50 g [...]

Get the Most Out of Office 365

June 4, 2019

Microsoft Office 365 is a revolutionary set of tools that put real power right at your fingertips. Office 365’s features can optimize productivity and keep your entire team connected. For most, however, the full features and benefits aren’t being taken advantage of. From Business Intelligence to anywhere access, Office 365 can do it all for your small business, if you adopt all of the tools and teach your workforce how to use them.  Here are 5 major areas to take advantage of Office [...]

GadellNet Announces Microsoft Gold Partnership

May 20, 2019

MAY 20, 2019. ST. LOUIS, MO. – GadellNet Consulting Services, a top Managed Service Provider om the Midwest, is proud to announce they are now a certified Microsoft Gold Partner, putting GadellNet at the top 1% of providers worldwide and one of four Gold Level providers in the Greater St. Louis and Indianapolis area who serve small and midsize businesses. GadellNet was founded in 2003 and has since grown to a dynamic team of more than 85 employees serving more than 200 small businesses [...]

Desktops or Laptops for Workforce?

April 23, 2019

When choosing hardware to update your business, it can be hard to know whether to save money and just purchase a desktop - or to truly invest in a laptop and docking station combination. . These machines will be where your employees spend 8+ hours each day, so it’s not a decision to be taken lightly. There is no doubt that laptops have gained popularity over the last decade or so, but desktops have some very distinct benefits, as well. Benefits of Desktops Desktops are going [...]

Improve Morale + Efficiency with these 5 Tools

April 5, 2019

Reaching optimal efficiency is any leader’s dream. Having a team with high morale who work hard to accomplish goals isn’t as easy to achieve as one might think, however. If you’ve done the team building exercises and made sure your team feels hears, all while using an appropriate style of management, but still feel productivity could be improved upon, it might be time to look into tools to support your team. Supporting your team through ensuring they have the proper tools not only gives t [...]

Why should school leaders care about Artificial Intelligence?

March 30, 2019

Artificial Intelligence has the promise to be the next step change in technology’s impact on human life. What should school leaders know and do? This post walks through the basics of what AI is, why it’s important for student life and learning, and five practical steps leaders can take to prepare their communities to succeed. So, what AI is and why is it important to our kids? Here’s a 5-minute primer: What is AI? Pierce and Hathaway from T.H.E. Journal offer this conci [...]