Cybercrime and Small Businesses

Is Cybercrime a Problem for Small Businesses?
When you think of cybercrime attacks, it’s natural to focus on high-profile cases. In such events, a lot of money is spent on recovery efforts by the victims, and the general public is impacted due to the loss/theft of data.

Taking a Closer Look at Private Hosted Cloud

One of the most confusing IT technologies out there right now is the cloud. Of the different cloud terms that have been used, “private hosted cloud” seems to be the vaguest.

If we can understand what a “private hosted cloud” is, the other cloud technologies should become more clear.

Office 365 vs. Sharepoint

Like many business, when it comes to choosing an employee collaboration platform many deciding factors play apart in choosing like budget, compatibility, and ease of use for the business. 

Microsoft Office 365 and Microsoft Sharepoint are the two of the collaboration platforms that business seem to choose but which one is the best fit or you and your company? Upgrading to either program, always comes with pros and cons that can help determine if the program will be beneficial and the right fit for the company.

Ransomware in the News

How widespread is ransomware currently? Who has been affected by it?

In this post, we’ll highlight ransomware cases that have hit the news lately. 

If you don’t know what ransomware is, it’s basically a form of malware that encrypts the victim’s files and locks access to their computer until a sum of money is paid.

Security Options for Remote Workers

With the popularity of remote working on the rise, it’s normal to wonder about how you’re going to keep your company data secure. After all, companies and IT teams haven’t needed to deal with nearly as many remote workers in the past. In terms of technology, we live in a new age.

Protecting Your Data From Malicious Software

There are many cybercriminals out there using malicious software to try to take advantage of your company. Basic education on malicious software is key to protecting your company data from being stolen or wiped clean.
What Is Malicious Software?
Let's start with the essentials.

Why Does Technology Break?

Despite the preventative efforts made, some of your company’s computer technology (a.k.a. information technology, or IT) will eventually break or malfunction. Whether that’s your Wi-Fi no longer providing internet access, or a program on your computer freezing, the feeling we have about this is the same:
Why is my IT breaking?
To understand why IT breaks, we need to update our understanding of IT.

On the outside, computer technology appears simple.

5 Ways Cloud Backup Saves Money

While cloud backup services aren’t the right fit for every company, there are real advantages to backing up to the cloud rather than using traditional backup technologies. Some of those advantages can be linked to your finances.

Here’s 5 ways that cloud backup solutions can save you money.

Slow Company Internet—Is It the WiFi, or Your Internet Provider?

Slow internet is dreadful. When we’re at home, it’s only a minor annoyance. However—as you know—slow internet for a business can lower productivity and employee morale.

BYOD (bring your own device to work) is becoming very trendy, and as your company expands, your Wi-Fi network infrastructure may no longer be able to support the number of connected devices.