The Biggest Threats to Cybersecurity in 2021

The emergence of new technology trends in the recent past has led to a significant rise in cybersecurity threats. Cybercriminals are constantly developing new strategies to steal sensitive information and use it to extort money from companies.  A cybersecurity attack can disrupt your network, damage your hardware, or disable your digital operations. The cost and

2021-08-26T17:35:29+00:00August 26th, 2021|Security|

Top Ransomware Attacks of 2020: How to Protect Your Business

In 2020, ransomware attacks rose by nearly 150 percent compared to the previous year. Criminal groups now routinely target businesses and other organizations by encrypting critical data and demanding large ransoms for the decryption keys. Here are three of the most devastating ransomware attacks that took place in 2020, as well as some of the

2021-06-24T16:45:31+00:00June 24th, 2021|Security|

What Businesses Should Know About Data Backups

Regardless of the size of your business or what industry you're in, one critically important thing is the necessity of backing up your data consistently. Regular backups are easy to do with the right data backup method, and a managed service provider can currently implement and install regular updates for it. Despite the benefits, more

2021-06-10T16:10:20+00:00June 8th, 2021|Backup & Disaster Recovery|

How a VPN Increases Security for Your Financial Firm

With the increase of cybersecurity attacks, most companies are at a rising risk of losing their data to hackers. Finance firms hold sensitive customer details that can cost you millions, as well as your company's reputation when information is stolen. So enhanced data security is a crucial focus to financial firms for ultimate protection and

2021-05-10T20:54:04+00:00May 10th, 2021|Uncategorized|

Reasons a Nonprofit Benefits from Outsourcing

Managing a nonprofit organization can keep you busy, leaving little free time to solve technology issues that inevitably come up. At the same time, staying current with technology is an important part of running your business, as you rely on devices such as phones and computers to help with outreach, organization, and processing.  Fortunately, you

2021-10-18T20:31:57+00:00April 9th, 2021|Computer Services, I.T. Solutions|

Factoring the Human Element Into Cybersecurity

Businesses typically worry about hackers when they think about cybersecurity. While it makes sense to choose practical tools that protect your data from criminals, you also need to consider the human element of cybersecurity. Surprisingly, your employees could pose a greater risk than hackers. Learning about how you can make your employees a critical line

2021-10-18T20:34:45+00:00February 19th, 2021|Uncategorized|

What’s the Difference Between a Worm and a Virus?

Most people have heard of computer viruses and malware, even if they don't know exactly how they work. Malware is a damaging computer program that can infect your system and steal data and corrupt files. That's why most computers have some form of antivirus software installed. For those that don't, there are some excellent third

2021-10-18T20:18:04+00:00January 27th, 2021|Cybersecurity, I.T. Solutions|

Is There a Difference Between Managed and Professional Services?

Plenty of small businesses don't have either the expertise, or the resources to set up a full IT department. There may be some colleagues who know how to fix certain IT problems, but in order to really prepare the business for growth, outsourcing IT is a must. By choosing to outsource, you can save money

2021-10-18T20:28:47+00:00December 29th, 2020|Backup & Disaster Recovery, Computer Services, I.T. Solutions|

4 Necessary Traits for Hiring Remote Employees

Due to the current situation, many companies now find that a majority of their employees who can work from home, do just that. Whatever challenges this presents, any additional recruitment for your business is now going to require someone who is competent for the role, and has the skills to still be productive while working

2021-10-18T20:28:00+00:00November 30th, 2020|Business Continuity, Remote work|