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Why Cloud-Based Email is Better

Why Cloud-Based Email is Better

Until recently, server-based email was pretty much the only good option for business. Now web-based or cloud-based email has become extremely popular because in many cases, it saves businesses time and money. If you're thinking about making the switch, cloud services...

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Cloud Hosted Email – 4 Top Choices for Business

Cloud Hosted Email – 4 Top Choices for Business

Email is one tool most business owners say they absolutely couldn't live without, and that isn't going to change. What is changing, though, is how businesses host, store, and send emails. Over the past decade, there's been a dramatic shift away from onsite email...

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What Cloud Services Could Mean for Your Business

What Cloud Services Could Mean for Your Business

Today's business needs a way to store, access and share data in real-time that's secure and cost-effective. Until recently, it's been almost impossible to have all those things together in the same package. Now we help clients get everything they need at a price they...

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What You Can Do With a Hosted Remote Desktop

What You Can Do With a Hosted Remote Desktop

Remember the good old days when everyone just came to work day after day and worked on that equipment you've already paid for, accessing everything they needed on company software and hardware? It would be nice to go back to the old normal, but it's not going to...

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Top 3 Ways to Solve Remote Access Headaches

Top 3 Ways to Solve Remote Access Headaches

Remote access used to be something only top-level employees, field staff, and freelancers worried about it. Now a large percentage of businesses remote workforce needs to be able to access critical data from offsite locations, often for long periods of time. The need...

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4 Top Challenges of Remote Work

4 Top Challenges of Remote Work

Your Remote Workforce Faces These Struggles Every Day Before COVID, many of us had an idealistic view of what working remotely might look like. We imagined it would be super comfortable and all the annoyances and stresses of the workplace would just evaporate....

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How To Implement A Remote Workforce

How To Implement A Remote Workforce

It’s important to know How To Implement A Remote Workforce, especially since Covid-19 has created a lot of uncertainties. In order to help prevent the spread and keep employees safe, many companies have asked their staff to work remotely. While almost 25% of the U.S. workforce already works from home at least part of the time, these new policies leave many employees — and their managers — working out of the office and separated from each other for the first time.

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3 Ways The Coronavirus Outbreak May Change The Workforce

3 Ways The Coronavirus Outbreak May Change The Workforce

When global health emergencies take place, they often show how the infrastructure of the workplace can fall short. It’s up to businesses to recognize these shortcomings and make improvements to protect their employees. In 2016, the flu season was estimated to cost...

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3 Reasons Your Business Needs an IT Second Opinion Service

3 Reasons Your Business Needs an IT Second Opinion Service

The modern marketplace runs through digital systems. Whether you are a small, independently owned business, or a massive corporation, you rely on your network for everything from inventory to processing sales. If anything in your network is vulnerable or not working...

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5 Benefits of Cybersecurity Risk Management

5 Benefits of Cybersecurity Risk Management

5 Benefits of Cybersecurity Risk Management Focusing on cybersecurity risk management offers numerous advantages for small business owners. Technology plays a vital role in today's workplace, and minimizing downtime is essential for any company. Keeping up to date on...

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Why more businesses should virtualize

Why more businesses should virtualize

Not too long ago, cloud apps and platforms were the answer to IT efficiency. Today, virtualization is the solution everyone is talking about. And as a business owner, you probably want to know if virtualization can improve your business’s processes. What is...

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Solve these Office 365 security challenges

Solve these Office 365 security challenges

Microsoft’s Office 365 is a robust productivity and collaboration tool. Businesses are particularly drawn to its advanced features, flexibility, and cost-efficiency. But like other cloud-based platforms, it’s not immune from security risks. Vulnerabilities in...

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10 Reasons Why Every Company Needs IT Support

10 Reasons Why Every Company Needs IT Support

Do you think IT companies, or IT Support, are just for big companies? Think again. There are numerous benefits to having professional IT support for your business, no matter what type or size your business is. IT support can keep your business competitive. It can also...

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IT Security 101

IT Security 101

Is Your IT Security Actually Secured?  In this day in age, IT security normally comes to mind when you're listening to the news about the latest massive security breach, or even when you hear rumors about your favorite celebrities' personal clouds being infiltrated....

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5 Most common security breaches

5 Most common security breaches

These days, the security of various IT systems is constantly being called into question. From attacks on mobile devices to ever-increasing types of malware, many businesses are struggling to stay on top of their security. One of the best ways to stay protected is to...

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BYOD tips to improve security

BYOD tips to improve security

Lax bring your own device (BYOD) policies are a growing concern for businesses. If not managed properly, these can pose security risks to your organization. How can you mitigate the risks associated with the BYOD trend? Whether your employees are using smartphones,...

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Don’t skip security audits for your business

Don’t skip security audits for your business

One step in the network security cycle you should never skip is security audit — doing so puts your business at risk of cyberattacks and data loss. Read on to understand how security audits can make or break your system integrity. Auditing and the security strategy...

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Cybersecurity: How to defend against insider threats

Cybersecurity: How to defend against insider threats

In the cybersecurity world, an insider threat is an individual or business partner who uses company data inappropriately. Today's companies must take proactive steps to prevent insider threats, which is why we put together some tips and tricks. #1 Educate You must...

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Business continuity in the cloud

Business continuity in the cloud

Are you weighing the pros and cons of the cloud for business continuity? Let’s take a closer look at why the cloud is best for this strategy. Better uptime Backing up to an internal drive or an external hard drive won’t completely secure data. If someone steals your...

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A smart approach to cybersecurity investment

A smart approach to cybersecurity investment

Cybersecurity is a threat to businesses across industries. Sometimes, organizations invest in security software without realizing the risks that come with it. Here are compelling reasons why identifying threats before buying cybersecurity products is paramount....

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Identity and access management 101

Identity and access management 101

Whether it be cloud, mobile, or on-premises, every technology you use stores confidential data that are accessed by your employees. So how do you guarantee the safety of said data from cyber threats like identity theft, phishing attacks, and more? Identity and access...

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What is bloatware, and how can you remove it?

What is bloatware, and how can you remove it?

Bloatware is software that nobody asked for but is on your computer, taking up valuable space. These software apps come with your hardware pre-installed, and very often, it isn’t always apparent how to delete them properly. Superfish In mid-2014, Lenovo users noticed...

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