Whether you’re a large corporation, a mid-sized organization, a small business, or even a solo entrepreneur, most businesses rely on some technical expertise to set up, repair, or maintain their technology. The types of IT services you need to support your business, regardless of its size or sophistication, break down into 3 different models:

  1. Internal IT
  2. Outsourced: time and materials (T&M)
  3. Outsourced: managed IT services

Each model has its own advantages and drawbacks. There is no one-size-fits-all solution, but by understanding what each model entails and comparing it to what your business needs are, you can determine what is right for you.