Archive for Managed IT

Operational Risk Management: Why Your Firm Needs Regular IT Infrastructure Assessments

But how will you know when downtime could hit your firm? How do you know if your IT infrastructure has vulnerabilities and bad configurations? The answer?

Battle of the Prompts: Comparing AI Prompting Strategies

Prompt engineering, when done right, makes AI interactions feel natural and seamless. By following best practices like clarity, specificity, and providing relevant context, you can unlock the full potential of AI prompting.

SEC Fires $50 Million Shot Across the Bow: Vital Lessons from LPL & Ameriprise Ahead of Copilot Implementation

Recent SEC actions against firms like LPL Financial and Ameriprise highlight the need for strong data governance, especially in electronic messaging. Consider this before implementing AI tools like M365 Copilot.

Unlocking the Power of Windows 365 Enterprise Cloud PC: A Cost-Effective Solution for New Hedge Funds

Discover how Windows 365 Enterprise Cloud PC provides newly launched hedge funds with a flexible, secure virtual desktop solution accessible from anywhere. This cost-effective Microsoft service eliminates complexities of traditional VDI while empowering your mobile workforce.

If You’re Not Bundling XDR & Managed IT, You’re Leaving Room for Vulnerabilities

When you have separate managed IT and extended detection & response providers, you’re in a potentially vulnerable position. Discover how bundling eradicates prevalent vulnerabilities observed by Agio Cybersecurity Analysts.

Microsoft 365 Copilot: Spilling the Tea on What’s Good, Bad, and Just Plain Ugly

While Microsoft 365 Copilot is a game-changer, it’s not immune to its downfalls. Learn the good, bad, and the ugly before determining if you’re ready to implement this work-revolutionizing tool.

7 Questions to Ask Your Provider to Sniff Out If They’re a Microsoft 365 Copilot Bullsh*tter

Discover the truth about Microsoft 365 Copilot. Learn to spot the real experts and arm yourself with eight crucial questions for evaluating providers. Dive into Copilot readiness and implementation with the right partner.

An RIA Guide to Deciphering Managed IT, Cybersecurity Operations, and Cyber Governance

For RIA executives, outsourcing to a MSP can streamline operations and bolster security amidst evolving challenges. But first, let’s help you understand Managed IT, Cybersecurity Operations, and Cyber Governance.

Top 5 Reasons Driving Investment Management Firms to Outsource Managed IT & Cybersecurity

Higher-than-anticipated rates, stock-market volatility, and a shrinking IPO market have pressured firms to scrutinize their existing operations. Learn why firms are increasingly turning to outsourced IT models.

Precision Partnerships: Tailoring MSP Solutions for Private Equity Success

Private equity firms require an MSP that understands their industry inside out and can cater to their unique needs effectively. At Agio, we specialize in private equity, offering tailored solutions to address industry-specific challenges.

Enhancing RIA Operations: The Case for Outsourcing Managed IT Services

Don’t let juggling roles, resource limits, and RIA challenges slow your firm down. Discover how partnering with the right MSP, like Agio, can tackle major obstacles and keep your operations efficient.

Choosing the Right MSP: Why a Comprehensive Solution Pays Long-Term Dividends

Let’s face it: when navigating the complex task of selecting an MSP, it’s easy to become fixated on immediate costs. Yet, the harsh reality is that the allure of a lower price often conceals potential long-term expenses. See how choosing a comprehensive solution can pay long-term dividends.