Does Your Houston Startup Really Need IT Services?

April 30th, 2019

You’ve finally started pushing out that innovative idea for the world to see and things are starting to get exciting. Houston is arguably one of the best places for Startups in the US especially as it offers access to a great atmosphere and extensive resources.

Big News: We Are Rebranding To Uprite Services!

April 11th, 2019

We’re very excited to announce that we are rebranding from 3coast Services to Uprite Services!
A Quick History Lesson Of Our Company Roots
In 1999, we were formed as the IT services division of 3coast Staffing. In 2016, after years of growth and establishment as a top provider of managed IT services for SMBs in the greater Houston area, we spun out as a separate company – 3coast Services.

Step Up Your Spring Cleaning with A Network Assessment (Part 1)

April 3rd, 2019

Spring has sprung, and you’re already busy clearing out all the clutter that accumulated during the winter months. But shiny floors and polished tennis trophies won’t keep you in business. A reliable and robust network will. When your network is a mess, employees waste time troubleshooting, customers disengage, and revenue is lost.

Choosing The Right Phone System For Your Business

April 3rd, 2019

Finding the right tools for your business sometimes can be a daunting task. However, choosing the right phone system doesn’t have to be. Every business needs some type of phone service whether it is for you to contact customers, for customers to contact you or even for communications between employees.

Shelter Yourself from The Storm by Celebrating World Backup Day

February 28th, 2019

Hurricane season is right around the corner. And in today’s digital age it’s easy to distract ourselves from the fact that we live in the physical world where real-life disasters are a potent threat to our computing capabilities. This March, taking the time to observe one relatively obscure holiday could be the difference between getting pummeled by the elements or being truly prepared.

5 Tips to Speed Up Your Company’s WiFi

February 20th, 2019

A slow or unreliable WiFi connection is an easy thing to fix, and will improve employee productivity and decrease frustration in the office. Before upgrading your wireless router, check out our tips below for simple connectivity fixes.
Analyze Your Router’s Position
Just because you no longer need an ethernet cable to connect to the Internet, doesn’t mean you are totally free to connect wherever, whenever.

Vigilant Employees: Best Security Routines for the Digital Age

January 23rd, 2019

When it comes to security, the chain is only as strong as its weakest link. This can make big organizations especially vulnerable, because complex structures offer more opportunities for a security breach.

This can in turn lead to huge digital bureaucratic structures that hamper daily operations with inefficient procedures, and paradoxically create even more loopholes that can be exploited.

The Most Commonly Used Passwords Of 2018

January 21st, 2019

The Internet has made life easier for the majority of people. You can bank online, view results of your medical tests, access your email from anywhere, among countless other tasks that are all protected by just one thing: your password. And, for nearly three percent of Internet users, cracking your password is as easy as stringing six consecutive numbers together.