At amshot, our team enjoys exploring new trends, getting involved in the OKC community, and staying up-to-date on the latest and greatest in the world of tech. Occasionally, we’ll also discuss various aspects of managed IT services, software development, and web design.

Virtually Official

Virtually Official What is a vCIO and why does your business need one?   As a company that started as a small business, we know how much work goes into running a successful start-up. Cultivating leads, handling business technology, hiring the right employees, executing client work, managing policies and benefits—it’s exhausting just thinking about it. […]

amshot Eats OKC

amshot Eats OKC

amshot Eats OKC amshot’s favorite local eateries, from breakfast to breweries   Typically, we do a lot of tech-talk around the office, but there is more to amshot than IT and software. As a local business, we are big supporters of the Keep It Local vibe in OKC and we like to get involved around […]

Power BI

It’s Kind of a BIg Deal

It’s Kind of a BIg Deal The importance of Business Intelligence (BI) to companies of all sizes We all want to know where our business is going, what we can expect for the future and, better yet, the margins of success we will see in the upcoming months. But in order to see the future, […]

Buy It or Customize It

Buy It or Customize It Evaluating your company’s current software and the advantages of using custom software/applications   Off-the-shelf or tailor-made? The choice seems easy when it comes to clothes—Why would I wear something that just fits when I could wear something custom made for me?—but what about in terms of business software? Originally, software […]

The Internet of (all) Things?

The Internet of (all) Things? IoT leaks top the list of cyber threats to small- and medium-sized businesses in 2018   Technology is more accessible than ever and can control everything from your business transactions to the lighting in your home, but all of this interconnectivity comes with a risk. Hackers are becoming bolder by […]

On Cloud 9.0

On Cloud 9.0 The ins, outs, and next big trends in cloud technology   Just 25 years ago, floppy disks were the standard for data storage and any self-respecting tech professional had tons of them in various colors. Now, it’s all about the cloud. We use it at home, we use it at work, and […]

Bytes Over Barrels: Cybersecurity in Oil and Gas

With hackers becoming bolder and more destructive, many industries have taken steps to better secure their business information. However, the oil and gas industry remains arguably the most vulnerable to cyber attacks—or at least one of the most heavily targeted. Granted, this industry has not experienced a crippling data breach yet, but that does not […]