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5 Key Mistakes LA Businesses Make with their Technology | FPA Technology Services, Inc. | IT Computer Tech Support Los Angeles, Woodland Hills, Pasadena

Apr 25, 2019

I think we'd all agree that technology can have a make or break impact on a business. Great technology can lead to more streamlined processes, more efficient output, and faster execution - which only leads to increased profitability.  At the same ...

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Safer Internet Day

Jan 31, 2019

Every year Safer Internet Day brings tools, education, and awareness to create a safer internet for both kids and adults. From cyberbullying and identity theft to fraud and human trafficking, the internet can be a frightening place.  Safer Internet ...

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If You Want the Cloud, Don't Go See Cal!

Jan 18, 2019

For those of you who aren't old enough to remember, Cal Worthington was a (semi) famous car salesman around LA with late night and weekend commercials blaring on and on about his low-cost cars.  "No one beats Cal" was his line.  If you were looking ...

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What the CCPA Means to Your Cybersecurity

Jan 04, 2019

2 018 was a pivotal year for those concerned with data privacy. Earlier this year the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) from the EU foreshadowed the coming shifts in the relationship between businesses, customers, and their data. Governments ...

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Why Your Company Must Have A Computer Use Policy

Dec 11, 2018

In today's technically complicated workplace, having a comprehensive Computer Use Policy is a must have for every business. Without it, there's simply no way to effectively define your organization’s rules of engagement. Without a clearly defined ...

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How Technology Checklists Takes You to the Next Level

Oct 30, 2018

In one of my favorite books, “The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right,” surgeon and author Atul Gawande shares that one of the reasons professionals fail to accomplish what we set out to do is because of “necessary fallibility.” Because we ...

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Which Office 365 Plan Is Best For Your Company?

Which Office 365 Plan Is Best For Your Company?

Oct 25, 2018

As a business leader, it’s your responsibility to find ways to help your organization move in a forward direction. As such, it’s important to consider the tools that are available to your employees which enable them to help your organization achieve ...

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What's a File-Sync System and Why Does Securing It Matter?

Oct 23, 2018

Access to information and, thus, file sharing is a must these days in any modern organization. However, the type of file-sync system that you’ll want to use to make this information sharing a reality will primarily depend on the type of applications ...

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How to Increase Your Application Security

Oct 18, 2018

Improving the cybersecurity of your registered investment advisor (RIA) firm should not be limited to protecting only the most critical systems. Improving application security to make systems as secure as possible is achieved by fortifying the ...

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Surprising Password Guidelines from NIST You Should Know

Surprising Password Guidelines from NIST You Should Know

Oct 16, 2018

Think you’re up to speed on everything there is to know about managing passwords these days? What about staying compliant with password guidelines that are set by regulatory and non-regulatory bodies alike? It isn't easy, that's for sure. The ...

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Reasons You Should Avoid Public Wi-Fi Networks

3 Reasons You Should Avoid Public Wi-Fi Networks

Oct 09, 2018

Public wireless networks (public wifi, public wi-fi networks) and Wi-Fi hotspots provide unparalleled convenience to mobile and remote users who need internet access while away from their home or business network. However, these networks are ...

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