IT Consulting Chicago

IT Consulting Chicago

Consulting

Your technology can do more for your company than you may think. Everything from productivity to sales to employee and customer satisfaction can be improved with a strategic IT approach. By aligning your technology with the goals of your business, you can find extraordinary results.

As part of our managed IT services, XL.net offers strategic IT consulting services in Chicago, IL. With skilled experts ready to assist in a variety of areas, we can help propel your business to the next level.

What Does IT Consulting Do for Me?

Consultants cover a lot of ground. They perform thorough assessments of your system and work environment to understand what your employees go through each day, identifying strengths and key points for improvement.

After gathering data from the assessment, they’ll come up with a strategy. At XL.net, we call those Technology Alignment Plans and Engagement Alignment Plans, depending on what your main goals are. These strategies aim to align your technology usage with the goals of your business. For example, you’re trying to reduce the amount of time customers spend dealing with support staff. A consulting team might find that a new software solution could automatically redirect customers to the appropriate team member, minimizing how long they spend getting to the right person.

Other tasks that often fall to consultants include disaster recovery plans and compliance. They can help audit and set up backups, ensuring the business keeps moving even in the event of a breach or loss. As for compliance, many businesses have highly sensitive data that they work with and must meet strict rules and regulations about their data storage and communications. We can help you identify and meet those needs, securing your clients’ trust and ensuring regulations are met.

The Benefits of Working With a Managed IT Consultant for Chicago Businesses

With such a wide range of business needs covered, our information technology consulting company in Chicago provides several advantages:

  • Specialized experience: IT consultants provide you with years of special skills in the industry, but a whole team of IT consultants offers a variety of specialists that work together to bring their expertise to your business.
  • A custom plan to meet your business goals: You aren’t receiving the same cookie-cutter service as every other corporation out there — instead, you get a completely customized plan that takes into account the goals, weaknesses and strengths of your business and uses them to meet your objectives.
  • New, untapped potential: Consultants typically know more about industry trends than your average IT technician. Since their job is all about finding the right solution, they stay up to date on information and best practices that can offer significant benefits for your company.
  • Greater productivity: Consultants can find many ways to promote efficiency in the workplace, and one of the most common goals is to improve productivity. By doing so, a consulting firm can allow you to save money, more effectively redirect employee time and focus on what’s most important to you.

Contact Us for Strategic IT Consulting Services in Chicago, IL

However you choose to take advantage of IT consulting firms, businesses in the greater Chicago area can find powerful benefits through XL.net. With a tight-knit team of experts, we can help you XLerate your work through our strategic IT plans, complete with 24/7/365 support and consulting services. Reach out today to learn more about working with XL.net.