5 Overlooked Causes of a Slow Network

Do you know the last time your network had a deep analysis? If you’re like most business owners, the answer is probably never. In our 20 years of supporting networks for small businesses, we’ve seen that most IT departments don’t change out their hardware until there’s a failure – and even then, they do the bare minimum.

How Phishers Are Using Encrypted Sites to Scam You

Just when you thought cyber criminals couldn’t get smarter, along comes a new scamming technique. Previously used for safeguarding browsing activity, encryption tools are now used by hackers in carrying out phishing scams. 

5 Deadly Mistakes You Are Making With IT Security

In the world of IT security, hackers are always busy circumventing various cyber defenses and security companies are always found racing to react to these emerging cyber threats.  This is just simply part of today’s business world but there are steps you can take to help keep your company data safer and knowing which mistakes to avoid is the key.

Best Cyber Security 2017

Best Cyber Security 2017
Cyber Security is as Important as Safety and Health in the Workplace
Cyber security in the workplace is more important today than it has ever been. Hackers are giving business owners a run for their money with the latest tricks.

How Proactive IT Management Saves You Time and Money

Many companies may view proactive IT management as an unnecessary expense, choosing to handle their tech support reactively when problems occur. While this break/fix model was the norm for decades, it didn’t take long for businesses and IT professionals to find a smarter and more efficient alternative.

Security Awareness Training: Strengthen the Human Firewall

 

With the threat of a cyber attack literally just a click away, providing quality, comprehensive security awareness training to your employees is more important than ever. Your employees are your first line of defense to your network, and they can easily be your strongest asset to identifying threats or your weakest link.

How to Create a Disaster and Backup Recovery Plan

Did you know that two of the most common disasters that can bring a small business to its knees are power outages and hardware failures?
When these unpredictable and unavoidable situations impact a business’s network, the cost can be huge, and without a backup recovery plan in place, irrecoverable.

Should You Leave Your Computer On or Off When Not In Use?

It’s a common question we’ve all undoubtedly at some point wondered. Maybe you’ve heard arguments for both cases and still find yourself unclear on what is best for your computer. Although the question may sound like it would have a simple answer, I’m afraid it’s not that cut and dry.

New Legal Reasons Why All Businesses Need an Email Archiving System

The internet has caused businesses to change quite a bit over the past two decades. One of the major trends is business communication done via email. In fact, many business deals are made today without a face-to-face meeting or even a phone conversation.