Virtual CIO Services for Houston Companies
In today's world, technology is an essential part of running a successful company. Many businesses have hundreds, if not thousands, of technology choices. The right investment in technology can increase ROI and provide exponential growth. The wrong investment will cripple a business. One of the responsibilities of Chief Information Officers (CIO) is to researching technology options, test technology solutions, and propose the right technology investment. However, not every business can afford a CIO, and not every CIO has all the answers. Research and testing various technology solutions can be time-intensive and expensive. This is when the Virtual CIO can help.
Virtual CIO is a CIO service for companies that do not have a dedicated CIO or assist the CIO in a specific market segment. As part of the service, a company's current technology needs are reviewed and evaluated every quarter. Technology solutions are proposed that are specific to the company and provide long term benefit.
Expert Computer Solutions works with hundreds of businesses. We evaluate thousands of vendors, test various solutions, and receive feedback from every experience. ECS vCIO services ensure your company is using a proven technology that will benefit the business.
Industries We Provide Virtual CIO Services for
Our certified technicians have experience in your industry to keep your business performing at peak efficiency at all times. Explore virtual CIO solutions designed for your business.
Frequently Asked Questions
Read the most frequently asked questions people often ask about virtual CIO solutions
What are the advantages of virtual CIO services?
The absence and presence of a vCIO can greatly impact the growth of a company. Proper strategic IT guidance is an important factor of any successful technology-driven company. A vCIO plays a major role by using common language to be able to impart difficult concepts to non-technical people.
Why companies need virtual CIO services?
Virtual CIO services are much needed for the growth of a company as a vCIO acts as a bridge between the company and technology teams. A vCIO sets and leads all the technology strategies of a company. vCIO services include providing modified recommendation frameworks for the varying goals and needs of a company. The vCIO serves in linking the company’s goals and requirements with the strategies and technology needed to address them.
Who is virtual CIO services for?
The Virtual CIO services are for the companies requiring high-level technology direction. A vCIO takes a broader view and focuses on business and IT alignment. Mainly, vCIO services are offered for small and medium sized companies or businesses that can’t afford a full-time Chief Information Officer (CIO).
What are the advantages of outsourcing virtual CIO services?
- High-level expertise
- Less overhead
- Enhanced efficiency
- Reduced turnover
- Increase in profit
- Secured IT assets
- Time saving
- Mental peace
What are the risks/downsides of not using virtual CIO services?
Virtual CIO services are highly recommended to be used by the companies especially the small to medium sized companies and businesses in order to maintain their IT infrastructure and grow tremendously. If a company is not using vCIO services, this can cause it to prone to some risks. Such risks are given as follows:
- Less productivity
- No backup plan in case of any disaster
- Change is poorly managed
- Increase in Overhead expense
- Less profit
What Our Clients Say
Check out why other Houston companies choose ECS' virtual CIO solutions
Stoever-Parker Electric is a family owned and operated business providing quality commercial electrical contracting services. This video is an interview with the owner about the experience with Expert Computer Solutions and IT services we provide.
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Heard and Medack P.C. is a litigation law firm that uses Expert Computer Solutions to receive quality technical support and consulting. In the short video, you will hear from the owner about the quality of service and why they use ECS for IT support.
Franklin Valve is a successful manufacturing company based out of Houston, TX. In this video you will hear a testimonial why Franklin Valve selected Expert Computer Solutions as a trusted technology partner and the quality of service they receive.
Why Choose Us
Discover why outsource your technology needs to ECS over other Houston virtual CIO service companies
Expert Computer Solutions (ECS) is not a typical Houston's IT support provider – we’re YOUR true IT partner! Our mission is to manage, monitor, and maintain your computers and network systems to ensure maximum efficiency all for an affordable monthly fee. We give you all the benefits of an in-house IT department at a fraction of the cost of hiring one.
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ECS provides virtual CIO solutions to businesses located withing Houston, Texas as well as in the surrounding areas such as Katy, Sugar Land, Cypress, The Woodlands, Pearland, Spring, and others.
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