IT Support

Rest Assured You Are In Expert Hands with Our Comprehensive Service Capabilities And Innovative Approach To Technology Management.

Helping IT Leaders Get To Where They Want To Be

Recognizing the constant demands of the 24/7 IT landscape, our team of technology experts is equipped
with advanced certifications to bring you the latest and most cutting-edge technologies. Coupled with
our forward-thinking approach to technology management, you can have complete confidence that you
are in the hands of seasoned professionals.

Complete Assurance

With Complete Assurance you will have access to the latest technologies and technology experts, all for one predicatable monthly cost. 

Managed Security

Proper security is essential. As a SOC2 Type2 Compliant provider, we will augment your overall IT and data security defenses and manage security measures to protect your organziation.

Virtual CIO/CISO

A good CIO/CISO  is priceless, but not everyone can support the expense of these positions. It’s time to enlist the help of our Virtual CIO/CISO.

Project Services

IT infrastructure is in our DNA. Our teams have successfully exectured countless network and data center projects, providing our clients with “built-to-last” solutions.

Why Your Business Needs a Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Plan

Even on a good day, being a business owner is challenging. Apart from dealing with and effectively solving multiple problems, you also need the foresight to arm your business with the right tools and solutions to tackle any issues that might arise later. One issue you...

The Best Defense Against Ransomware

Ransomware is a type of malicious software that encrypts files on a device or network, making them unusable until the victim pays the attacker a ransom. What started as a simple virus spread through floppy discs in the late 1980s has now evolved into a billion-dollar...

Don’t Forget Cybersecurity in Your Emergency Preparedness Plan

A disaster preparedness plan helps businesses withstand any calamity. However, many businesses are unaware that a cybersecurity strategy is also crucial for building a robust disaster preparedness plan. By incorporating cybersecurity into your emergency preparedness...

Four Ways Disasters Fuel Cyberattacks

Your business, in all likelihood, already faces numerous challenges in today’s tech-driven world. However, the aftermath of an unexpected disaster can push your organization to breaking point. This unintentionally creates opportunities for cybercriminals to launch...

Don’t Sabotage Employee Cybersecurity Training With These Common Mistakes

In today’s rapidly evolving threat landscape, employee cybersecurity training is crucial. It acts as the frontline defense against cyberattacks, empowering your workforce to identify and mitigate potential threats. However, to ensure the effectiveness of your training...

Why Your Business Needs to Beef Up Employee Security Awareness

We live in an era where organizations are increasingly aware of the ever-changing cybersecurity landscape. Despite billions of dollars invested worldwide to fend off cyberthreats, cybercriminals still manage to penetrate even the strongest security defenses. They...

Top 9 Benefits of Outsourcing Your Cybersecurity

 When it comes to protecting your business from cyberthreats, having the right tools and technology is only half the battle. You also need the expertise, controls and processes to manage and mitigate these threats effectively. That’s where a managed security service...

Custom Computer Specialists Ranked on Channel Futures 2023 MSP 501—Tech Industry’s Most Prestigious List of Managed Service Providers Worldwide

Custom Computer Specialists Ranked on Channel Futures 2023 MSP 501—Tech Industry’s Most Prestigious List of Managed Service Providers Worldwide Annual MSP 501 Identifies Industry’s Best-in-Class Businesses Growing Via Recurring Revenue and Innovation JUNE 28, 2023:...

Data Loss Disasters Come in Many Forms

Data loss disasters come in many forms, ranging from full-scale natural calamities to cyberattacks and even simple human errors. Disasters can bring businesses to a grinding halt. Apart from financial and reputational damage, failing to protect valuable data can also...

What You Should Know if Your Business Is Targeted by Ransomware

It may not be news to you that ransomware is on the rise, but the numbers may leave you shocked. In 2020 alone, there were close to 300 million ransomware attacks worldwide. The cost of ransom payments demanded by hackers are also increasing in tandem with the...

What to Look for in an Outsourced IT Partner

In today’s digital age, most businesses rely heavily on technology to streamline their operations and stay ahead of the competition. However, managing an entire IT infrastructure in-house can be overwhelming and costly. That’s where outsourcing IT services comes into...

Custom Computer Specialists Earns Recognition on the 2023 CRN® Tech Elite 250 List

Hauppauge, NY.  Custom Computer Specialists (“Custom”) announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has honored  Custom Computer Specialists on its 2023 Tech Elite 250 list. This list recognizes solution providers across the U.S. and Canada that have...

3 Steps to Zero Trust Cybersecurity for Small Businesses

Cyberattacks have become rampant and have also grown in sophistication. A simple lapse in your network security could lead to a chain of events that could prove catastrophic for your business. You can avoid this by implementing a robust cybersecurity framework such as...

The Interim DFARS Rule and What It Means for You

The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) was formally made part of the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) in January 2020 and updated to CMMC 2.0 in November 2021. The decision affected more than 300,000 defense industrial base...

Providence Business News Selects Custom Computer Specialists as a Best Places to Work in Rhode Island, Fifth Year in a Row.

Lincoln RI, May 2, 2023 – Custom Computer Specialists (Custom), formerly Unicom Technology Group, a leading IT solutions provider, is pleased to announce that they have been named as one of the 2023 Best Places to Work in Rhode Island for the fifth year in a row. This...

Get Ready for CMMC Requirements Now

Get Ready for CMMC Requirements Now Anyone offering a sure-shot solution to all your Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) woes is trying to pull a fast one on you. The CMMC is a comprehensive move by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) that involves many...

Measuring quality improvement in IR

In today’s ever-changing IR world, knowledge is power. Facts and figures provide critical information that will help define the current direction of departments and plan for the future. It is essential to determine service trends, examine physician and location...

How to Stay Ahead of AI-Powered Cybersecurity Risks

While artificial intelligence (AI) has many benefits for businesses, it has also created new vulnerabilities that cybercriminals can exploit to carry out complex cyberattacks that are difficult to detect and mitigate. Using AI, hackers can create convincing phishing...

How to Successfully Leverage AI in Your Business

Artificial intelligence (AI) can help organizations like yours gain an edge in today's highly competitive business landscape by increasing efficiency, productivity and profitability. You can improve customer service, enhance marketing efforts, optimize inventory...

Don’t Trust These Zero Trust Security Myths

In today’s threat landscape, businesses are constantly at risk of being targeted by a cyberattack. Adopting a zero trust security model could be a wise decision from a cybersecurity point of view. Zero trust works on the premise that everything — humans, machines or...

Blog Posts

Keep yourself informed about the latest technology trends through blog articles authored by our team of technology experts.



Tradeshow and Events

We are delighted to announce our sponsorship and participation in the following events, scheduled for this year.

MassCUE – October 18 – 19, 2023

Custom is proud to be a Platinum sponsor of MassCUE. Stop by our booth #403A to learn about our innovative technology solutions to help your district, staff and students.

LI Tech Summit – October 21, 2023

Custom is a proud sponsor of the Long Island Technology Summit being held at the Huntington Hilton. Stop by our booth to learn about our innovative technology solutions to help your district, staff and students.

NJSBA – October 24 – 26, 2023

Custom is proud to be a sponsor of NJSBA Workshop being held at the Atlantic City Convention Center. Stop by booth #360 to learn about our innovative technology solutions to help your district, staff and students.

NYSCOSS – October 1-3, 2023

Custom is proud to be a Signature Partner of NYSCOSS. Stop by booth #57 to learn about our innovative technology solutions to help your district, staff and students.

Our Strategic Partners

We are proud to have strategic partners that span the entire lifecycle of the technology ecosystem, including Cloud, Security, Networking, Data Center and Collaboration.


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