Over the past decade cloud storage and sharing solutions have gone from a niche product available only to Fortune 500 companies and early tech adopters to a main-stream, inexpensive and widely used tool utilized by business – and individuals – the world over.
There are MANY different kinds of backups, all with different up-time guarantees and recoverability objectives. I could spend pages going over the pros and cons of various backup services, but for the purposes of this article I will focus only on Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery (BCDR) solutions since we feel these are the most […]
While there are literally hundreds of different cyber-security protections you could apply to your business, there are a handful of key areas you should be investing your time and energy into. For the purposes of this article, we have identified 3 tools you can implement to prevent your business from falling victim to phishing attacks, […]
If your password to your bank portal, or email account were breached, how would you know? Well, if you’re like most businesses, you wouldn’t, unless and until a cybercriminal or malicious actor chooses to use your password for some nefarious purpose.
Whether it happens gradually or suddenly, trying to work when your computer is slow can be seriously frustrating. If you are asking yourself “Why is my laptop so slow – I haven’t had it that long”, then you’ll want to keep reading! When you first got your new computer, it was probably lightning fast, but […]
Do you ever walk away from your computer, whether it’s to go into a meeting, grab lunch or use the restroom without locking down your computer? You may not think it’s a big deal, but this small action can prevent someone from gaining access to your confidential company information.
More and more business owners are moving away from traditional phone systems and are instead taking advantage of the cost savings and additional features of Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) systems. VoIP is short for Voice Over Internet Protocol. Simply put, it is a phone system that runs over the internet and offers many benefits […]
Most applications require you to have username and password in order to login and access your account. This is known as single factor authentication, because you only require one piece of “authentication” in the form of a password. Single factor authentication (SFA) was the standard for a long time, but that is changing fast.
Most businesses today use mobile devices to some degree or another. And why wouldn’t you? There are numerous benefits of adopting a mobile workforce, and most include a common finding: that productivity is enhanced. Mobile devices allow your employees to collaborate constantly, work flexibly, and stay connected with everyone from your customers and team […]
Major software companies like Apple, Microsoft, or Google are constantly looking for security vulnerabilities and feature improvements to add to their products. It’s only natural: they want satisfied, long-term users, and a glitchy, slow, weakly secured program doesn’t do the trick.
Technology is fundamental to every business. Whether you are a brand-new start up, a small company with a handful of employees, or a large established business, chances are you have needed IT support at one time or another. If you are small, you might ask an employee to take care of these issues, but as […]
Companies face many new and unforeseen challenges on a daily, weekly and monthly basis – take COVID-19 for example. Every year, the number and frequency of cyber security attacks increase, leaving businesses susceptible to damages and ultimately fighting to stay afloat.