When we look at tech trends, we’re not looking at what’s going to get the “cool” factor. We’re looking at what’s going to help your business run better, what will help your employees get more done and what’s going to save you some money. At the end of the day,...
Q4 is the time to start thinking about the end of the year and planning for next year. You likely already know about tax law Section 179 which allows businesses to deduct up to $500,000 in purchases of equipment and software in the year it’s placed into service without having...
With the WannaCry attack still circulating, businesses are up in arms wondering how to protect themselves. The first question you need to ask yourself is whether or not your existing IT provider has adequately protected you from the latest in ransomware developments. As your first line of defense against cyber...
When the so-called WannaCry ransomware attack swept across the globe recently, it took hospitals, businesses, and consumers by storm, affecting tens of thousands of people. Perhaps the most alarming part about the attack: it’s still going and it’s still evolving. The attack preys upon a vulnerability in Microsoft operating systems,...
Having issues repeat in your IT environment is more than frustrating. It drains productivity, it costs you money and frustrates staff. And it shouldn’t be happening. Do any of these 7 recurring issues sound familiar? 1. Can’t use line-of-business software. This happens when your IT provider doesn’t understand the issue or...
Threats are everywhere, and they’re not just targeting big business. Phishing emails of increased sophistication target smaller businesses because they’re often more unsuspecting. Hackers are getting through firewalls that aren’t configured properly. In fact, some threats aren’t even targeting anyone specific. Open Wi-Fi connections are breeding grounds for security threats....
The landscape of network security is rapidly changing. More and more, security threats are targeting small businesses. Hackers and criminals see smaller businesses as easy targets, as they are often less secure. The loss of data or prolonged downtime also has a much larger impact on small businesses, making security...
If you’re a small business, you might think that offering employees the opportunity to work remotely is out of your league ‐ or an unsecured proposition that is riddled with risk for your company’s networks. This couldn’t be further from the truth. In 2017, your company can easily and affordably...