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What’s your computer maintenance routine?

What do you think of when you hear the phrase “routine maintenance.” For most people, it immediately conjures images of auto shops, tire pressure, and oil changes. It’s just one of the things that comes with owning a vehicle, right? Every 3-6 months, your trusty steeds heads to the car doctor for a checkup. You might be surprised to learn that computers are no different. Okay, sure, that HP Pavilion won't ever need its radiator flushed, but just like the cars we drive every day, it does require regular maintenance of its own. A computer is a big investment for any business. These days, it’s where most of our work happens. But without proper upkeep, you put your productivity at

December 13th, 2018|Uncategorized|

What is a firewall and should your company have one?

Did you know that there's more than one type of firewall? Most people have a basic understanding of what a firewall is — it's the software your PC or Mac has that keeps the baddies at bay. Google sums it up a bit more accurately:  it's the part of a computer system or network designed to block unauthorized access while permitting outward communication.” With cyber attacks against companies increasing in both number and sophistication — we've all heard of the hospitals and police departments who've fallen victim to ransomware — a properly maintained and managed firewall is critical. Think of it like the gatekeeper, keeping bad actors from penetrating your network, malicious software from being deployed, and your data being

December 6th, 2018|Security|

Thinking about making the switch to QuickBooks Online?

There are few topics guaranteed to put someone to sleep as much as accounting. From the outside, the idea of combing through someone else's books — all those numbers! Why? — is probably as appetizing as an emergency trip to the dentist. But just as it’s important to practice proper dental hygiene, so is it necessary to practice proper financial hygiene — which means going head to head with a waterfall of numbers, and the software that helps businesses like yours make sense of them all. These days, it's all about the cloud. Yes, even accounting software now has a home in the digital nebula once ruled by 10,000 pictures of your kid eating spaghetti. If you're reading this, chances

November 28th, 2018|Articles|
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