Stay Safe from Vaccine Scams

In today’s world, nothing is safe from scammers – not even the Covid-19 vaccination. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has issued a nationwide fraud alert warning Americans that scammers are using calls, text messages, social media platforms, and door-to-door tactics to conduct a variety of COVID-19-related vaccine scams. These fraudsters offer […]

5 Things to Consider When Determining Your 2021 Marketing Budget

Budgeting for new office pens? Easy. Allowing for your monthly IT bill? A breeze. Determining your yearly marketing budget? Not so much. If the thought of creating your 2021 marketing budget makes you hit the mental brakes, you’re not alone. By nature, marketing is one of the hardest categories to budget for because it directly […]

How Much is Having the Wrong IT Provider Costing You?

Is your IT Provider giving you the most bang for your buck? If you’re like many businesses, you’ve probably had the same one for years. They may be satisfactory, but not spectacular – but you’ve stuck with them because finding a new one takes time (and possibly money) you don’t have. It’s an easy trap […]


Robertsdale, AL (November 16, 2020) – Business Information Solutions, Inc. (BIS), the leading technology and cybersecurity firm on the Gulf Coast, will be hosting an appreciation lunch for the City of Robertsdale employees, which will be held from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on November 20, at Garrett Park in Robertsdale, AL. This event is […]

Your Practice Guide to Business Disaster Recovery Plans

As the Alabama Gulf Coast continues to recover from the unexpectedly severe Hurricane Sally, having a strong Disaster Recovery Plan (DRP) is more important than ever, especially for small businesses across the area. According to FEMA, 40 to 60 percent of small businesses never reopen their doors after a disaster. While many larger companies spend […]

Microsoft 365 and Working on The Go

With an incredible 42 percent of the U.S. workforce working from home thanks to Covid-19, the need for digital solutions to boost productivity while out of the office is on the rise. Always an industry leader in its field, Microsoft has risen to the challenge with a lineup of great productivity tools in Microsoft 365 […]

How Much Bandwidth Do You Need for Remote Work?

A staggering seven in ten U.S. employees made the switch to remote work during the early days of the novel Coronavirus outbreak. Since then, many employees and businesses have turned to remote working permanently. While remote working presents many advantages for companies and employees, it also has its fair share of challenges. The most common […]

How To Prevent Data Loss In Microsoft 365

Microsoft 365 is known for its ease of use, seamless integration, and top-notch security. Because it’s used by millions of businesses across the globe, Microsoft developers work hard to ensure their programs are bolstered by the toughest security measures on the web. But as technology advances, so do cybercriminals, and your information can still slip […]

The Top 6 Productivity Tools for Engineering and Architecture Firms

For architecture and engineering firms, time is money. Between a day juggling site visits, creating reports, fielding clients and managing a team, it can be hard to make the most of both. That’s why we’ve scoured the industry to find the best productivity tools and tips to help architecture and engineering firms work smarter on […]

A Dream Duo: How Microsoft Surface and Office 365 Are Teaming Up to Tackle Productivity

Microsoft’s Surface lineup has become increasingly popular among busy professionals thanks to their compact size, crystal-clear screen resolutions and seamless interfaces. These touchscreen-based devices and laptops boast a range of impressive features that use artificial intelligence (AI) to boost productivity and create a more natural user experience.  The software giant’s most recent round of Surface upgrades brings […]