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9 Tips on How IT Can Help Small Businesses Excel

October 2nd, 2018
9 Tips on How IT Can Help Small Businesses Excel

Technology has changed how we do business. In fact, many customers will judge you based on how technologically advanced you are as a business and not the number of buyers you have.

It doesn’t matter how big or small your business is. You must make it a point to use IT to your advantage.

What You Need To Know About Office 365 Brute Force Login Attacks

September 28th, 2018
What You Need To Know About Office 365 Brute Force Login Attacks

It’s not a secret. We now live in a world where cyber criminals work day in and day out to hack into small and medium sized businesses to make a profit. This practice has become a profession that’s quickly putting businesses in jeopardy.

Despite companies working hard to protect against these threats, hackers have developed ways to mimic user behavior as a means of gaining access to sensitive information.

Celebrate National Cyber Security Awareness Month

September 27th, 2018
Celebrate National Cyber Security Awareness Month

Do you know every web application your employees are using? There is a high probability that your workforce is utilizing many devices and applications without explicit approval. Collectively, these programs and devices are called Shadow IT. Shadow IT is essentially any application employees download or IT service they sign up for without vetting by your IT provider.

Is It Time For A Network Assessment?

September 3rd, 2018
Is It Time For A Network Assessment?

When was the last time your business underwent a Network Assessment? As a business decision-maker, there are many moving parts to keep track of, and IT monitoring can easily fall through the cracks until something breaks. This approach can lead to unexpected expenses and business downtime.

Disaster Recovery Plan to Ensure Business Continuity

September 3rd, 2018
Disaster Recovery Plan to Ensure Business Continuity

Disasters do not come with a warning. A tornado might strike tomorrow, your computer might crash the next moment or your phone may fall victim to a hacker. All these potential hazards put your data at a great risk since you can lose access to it all any moment unless you have a reliable data recovery plan in place.

Why Every Business Website Needs SSL/HTTPS In 2018

August 20th, 2018
Why Every Business Website Needs SSL/HTTPS In 2018

Have you noticed the “not secure” message in the address bar when you head to certain websites on Google Chrome? As safe as the site might be, if they don’t have a secure layer (Secure Sockets Layer - SSL or HTTPS certificate), you’ll receive a warning when trying to visit their URL. That’s a new feature in Google Chrome as of July 2018 and it’s one that’s worth paying attention to.

Small Business IT Security Risk

August 8th, 2018
Small Business IT Security Risk

Small businesses make up the vast mass of companies that are in the United States of America. This has made them one of the crucial part of the economy.

Naturally, your customers want you to keep their personal and financial data safe but when there is a data breach, it can be an expensive ordeal, and the customers won’t be happy.

HIPAA, IT, and Compliance: Are You Up To Date?

July 30th, 2018
HIPAA, IT, and Compliance: Are You Up To Date?

Summer is winding down and open enrollment is right around the corner. Is it time for you to think about HIPAA compliance?

Many business owners and decision-makers believe that HIPAA belongs to the world of doctor’s offices and insurance companies, but it’s a little more complicated.