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7 Signs Your Business Needs a New IT Service Provider

In many relationships, there comes a time when something feels amiss — you can’t identify exactly what, but you get that gnawing feeling in your gut that tells you something is off. Often times, it gets to the point where you just know it’s not ...

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7 Things Your Current IT Service Provider Doesn’t Want You to Know

As with any ongoing business relationship, there comes a time when you may need to reevaluate your relationship with your IT service provider. This could be because you make it a habit to reevaluate your vendor relationships on a regular basis or, ...

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Remote Access Best Practices To Protect Your Business

The only thing constant in the universe is change.  Similarly, business is constantly moving, growing, and changing. These days, providing remote access has become more than just a "nice to have". For most businesses, it's become the defacto ...

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Knowing Your Business’s Cybersecurity Awareness Training Level

I BM CEO Ginni Rometty has been quoted as saying, “Cyber crime is the greatest threat to every company in the world.” And, unfortunately, there are WAY too many stats to help back up her claim. Nearly half of all cyber attacks focus on small ...

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Protecting Your Network from Ransomware in 8 Steps

Much like fashion, sometimes old technology trends become new again. Ransomware attacks, which were introduced in 1989, embody one such example of this cycle and have become increasingly prevalent over the past several years. Ransomware is a ...

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Top 11 Questions for Vetting Your IT Service Provider

I've met with many potential clients over the years. However, it's rare that I hear a new question. Unfortunately, what I usually hear is the wrong set of questions. The questions that these clients ask often reveal how their previous company failed ...

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Beware the Bad Rabbit (Ransomware)

Beware the Bad Rabbit (The Latest Rascally Ransomware)

Here we go again. And I'm not talking about that rascally rabbit Bugs Bunny acting up. On Tuesday, a new strand of ransomware named Bad Rabbit appeared in Russia and the Ukraine and spread throughout the day. It first was found after attacking ...

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The Latest Phishing News

Warning: This Week's Biggest Phishing Scams

Phishing attempts are getting more and more brazen. And lately they're going after our heart strings trying to get in between the logical part of our brain and the emotional part of our heart to get us to click without thinking first.   This week ...

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Key Considerations for Developing a Mobile Device Policy

Are you and your staff using personal smartphones and tablets to access business information and applications? It’s clear that mobility can boost productivity and improve collaboration. But at what cost? Whether your employees are Millennials or the ...

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