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How Much Does Hiring a CIO Cost for Law Firms?

Law firms cannot function without intelligent, reliable technology systems.   We’ve talked about this before, whether it’s within the context of strategic consulting, backup and disaster recovery, or just plain outsourcing IT. Firms must be up and...
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How Much Does a Document Management System (DMS) Cost? (Video)

In a previous article, we worked through a list of some of the best Document Management Systems on the market. The goal here was to help jump-start your own selection process with a few options that we feel comfortable recommending to your organization....
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How to Choose the Right Laptop for Law Firms

When it comes to outfitting your attorneys with new machines, the questions that come to mind can be flat-out overwhelming. Of all the machines out there (and there are a lot out there), which are actually equipped to handle their workload? Which...
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The Best Document Management Systems (Reviews/Ratings)

Having a clear and effective document management strategy is absolutely critical to the success of many organizations, especially those in the law firm and association arenas. While in some cases a file server with strict file naming conventions will do...
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How Much Does an Office Move Cost for Law Firms?

Office moves are a hassle. There’s just no way around it. Even if you're moving up to bigger and better things, the process of picking up your entire firm and placing it back down somewhere new is incredibly complex and stressful--and that's before money...
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How Much Does Outsourced IT Cost for Law Firms?

Outsourced IT, or managed IT services, means placing some or all of your information systems in the hands of an outside technology consulting firm (or Managed Service Provider). In many cases, law firms will opt to outsource when they don’t want to...
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IT Budget for Law Firms: Key Elements to Consider

In over two decades, we’ve yet to come across a law firm that finds joy in putting together their IT budgets. It’s an arduous process, but a necessary evil if you want to keep a solid handle on your finances.   While some may assume that a profitable...
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