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A Technology Investment That Is Sure To Payoff

A Technology Investment That Is Sure To Payoff

As anybody working in IT will tell you, the most common question we get isn’t, “Why is my computer running so slowly?” or “Why is my Internet not working?” It’s, “What do you charge for your services?” With so many IT companies clamoring for your attention, it makes sense that you’d want to look for the most inexpensive, cost-efficient option, right?

The problem is that this question doesn’t get to the heart of the issue.

Skimp On Data Protection And Pay The Price

Skimp On Data Protection And Pay The Price

We’ve said it time and again: Today’s cybercriminals are using more advanced technology than ever. And those malicious tools are becoming even more sophisticated at a breakneck pace. To top it all off, new software developments are enabling these criminals to cast wider and wider nets, targeting businesses that, before, would have flown under their radar.

Why Your Current Anti-Virus, Backup, and Firewall Have Been Rendered Completely USELESS (And What You Need to Do About It)

Why Your Current Anti-Virus, Backup, and Firewall Have Been Rendered Completely USELESS (And What You Need to Do About It)

At the end of World War I, German engineer Arthur Scherbius constructed a device that would become central in another worldwide conflict of unimaginable magnitude over 20 years later: the Enigma machine. The machines, which steadily became more complex with each iteration, consisted of a series of rotors that, by themselves, encrypted messages input via the attached typewriter.

The ONE Thing You Must Do to Keep Your Data Safe in the Cloud

The ONE Thing You Must Do to Keep Your Data Safe in the Cloud

How secure is your data? Cloud data storage is becoming a massive industry in this country, and many businesses and other institutions are putting their data into the cloud. Some of this data is pretty harmless. Other stuff — like hospital records, banking information, or company payrolls — are prime targets for bad actors.

A Primer on IT Risk Management

A Primer on IT Risk Management

Using information technology like e-mail, smart phones, and online ordering systems carries an inherent risk. Leveraging these technologies brings enough benefits that the risk is worth managing, so you vet shared systems, you establish rules and regulations around the use of technology, you update and patch your software, and you keep track of the technology used in your business.

4 Battle-Tested Tips To “FITE” Spam Attacks

4 Battle-Tested Tips To “FITE” Spam Attacks

You’ve got all points covered with fail-safe anti-malware and spam protection… Now you can kick back, breathe a sigh of relief and rest assured you’ll be spared any kind of devastating cyber attack, right?

Wrong.

No matter how “bomb-proof” your devices and software, you’ll always have weak points wherever people interact with your network.

Cloud Computing: Good, Bad & Ugly

Cloud Computing: Good, Bad & Ugly

When a network of IoT gadgets like routers, DVR machines and closed-circuit TVs can take down hardened, well-provisioned Internet giants like Twitter, Spotify and Amazon – as happened last October – you’ve got to think twice before moving your data to the cloud.