people standing inside city buildingWhat is a Virtual CIO?

As your business grows, your business will sooner or later need a CIO (Chief Information Officer) that can help identify your IT strategy plan, assess current processes, and support any IT related initiatives within your business. Unfortunately, hiring a CIO can prove to be costly and inefficient for small to medium businesses. Which is why we offer you instead, our Virtual CIO service, which enables you to have access to all the benefits that a CIO at a fraction of the cost.

A Virtual CIO (Chief Information Officer) provides a way for businesses to remotely have access to services that CIOs can offer. Virtual CIOs works remotely to provide support in developing your IT roadmap, data security and disaster planning services, 24/7 monitoring, and a variety of other IT management services to help you grow your business with technology.

Can Four Winds Virtual CIO Help your Business?

Four Winds is a Managed Service Provider that offers Virtual CIO services for businesses looking to have access to exceptional IT services. We will help you develop the IT strategies and implement the technologies you need to better serve your customers and to stay ahead of your competitors.

So, how can a Virtual CIO help your business?

Decreased Operating Cost

Quality IT is no longer a luxury but a necessity. The issue is hiring an internal IT team to ensure everything runs smoothly can cost well over six figures. A Virtual CIO provides you cost-effective way of solving your IT managerial expertise needs and only for the hours you need. We take pride in providing the kind of IT engineering Fortune 500 companies take for granted at prices that make sense for Florida’s small-to-mid-sized businesses.

IT Maintenance and Management

Staying productive throughout the workday is vital to your business’s success. Effective IT maintenance and management can mean the difference between seamless, operational efficiency and disruptive gaps of downtime throughout the day.

With Four Winds Virtual CIO our engineers will monitor your network 24/7 to ensure everything is functioning properly so you can spend your time on what matters most.

Predictable Technology Budgets 

Most businesses spend roughly 10% of their revenue on technology-related expenses. The scary part is that some businesses spend their budget on these technologies without an IT Roadmap. An IT Roadmap is the ultimate asset to have in your business as it provides a single overview overseeing all aspects of technology within your organization. This road map will help you integrate technology overtime to help digitize your business and ensure you stay on the cutting edge.

Four Winds Virtual CIO will provide you an IT Roadmap tailored to your organization’s needs while providing you a defined budget. The real secret is that it doesn’t necessarily cost more to deliver an expert solution tailored to the unique needs of your business and your industry.

Give us a call and find out if hiring a Virtual CIO is right for you!