IT Budgeting Trends in 2019

November 2, 2018

Research by Gartner, Harvey Nash/KPMG, Spiceworks, and Tech Pro Research provide several interesting insights into IT priorities and budgets in 2019. Find out whether companies are planning to increase or decrease their IT budgets and how they intend to spend their IT dollars.

Thousands of WordPress Websites Hijacked

October 8, 2018

Cybercriminals hijacked thousands of WordPress websites in September 2018. Learn how hackers carried out these attacks and what you can do to protect your business’s website.

Office 365 Email Backup

August 30, 2018

A significant number of businesses are moving to Office 365. When it comes to backup and restore of critical email though, you need to be clear on what your options are. Office 365 is a great tool, and it makes perfect sense for businesses to migrate over to it. It’s cost effective, you no longer must maintain a physical server … Read More

How to Paste Like a Pro in Microsoft Word

August 3, 2018

Most Microsoft Word users know how to paste text, but not many know how to change Word’s paste behavior. As a result, they often have to reformat the pasted text, which can be time-consuming. Find out how to change Word’s paste behavior so that the text is automatically pasted in the desired format.

The 5 Most Costly Types of IT-Related Cybercrimes

July 3, 2018

A report issued by the Internet Crime Complaint Center shows that cybercrime victims lost more than $1 billion in 2017. Here are the top five IT-related cybercrimes that cost businesses and individuals the most amount of money.

7 Ways Small Businesses Can Take Full Advantage of Office 365

May 15, 2018

If you subscribe to Office 365 Business Premium or Microsoft 365 Business, you have access to seven apps designed for small companies. They are part of your subscription, so there are no additional costs to use them. Here is what you can do with these apps.

These Password Recommendations Might Surprise You

May 5, 2018

The US National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has some surprising recommendations that might prompt you to rethink your business’s password policies. Learn why change is needed and what NIST is recommending that companies do.

Business Email Scams Are on the Rise

April 17, 2018

Sophisticated email scams designed to con companies out of money and sensitive data are on the rise. Learn how to avoid falling victim to these scams.

SamSam Is on the Loose and Headed for a Server Near You

April 6, 2018

In March 2018, the SamSam ransomware ravaged Atlanta’s computer systems, bringing many city services to a halt. This wasn’t the first time hackers used this ransomware to wreak havoc and it won’t be the last. Learn how SamSam differs from most other ransomware.

7 Ways Small Businesses Can Take Full Advantage of Office 365

March 2, 2018

If you subscribe to Office 365 Business Premium or Microsoft 365 Business, you have access to seven apps designed for small companies. They are part of your subscription, so there are no additional costs to use them. Here is what you can do with these apps.

4 Signs It Might Be Time for a Tech Update

February 28, 2018

Using older tech devices saves money, but there is a point at which it can hurt business operations. Here are four signs that it might be time to update or replace some tech devices.

Hackers Are Masquerading as Trusted Business Contacts

February 2, 2018

In November 2017, hackers sent out spear phishing emails specifically targeting employees who handled their companies’ finances. To trick the employees into falling for the scam, they made the emails appear to be from trusted business associates. Learn more about this spear phishing attack and how to protect your business from this type of scam.

What You Need to Know about Adobe Ending Support for Flash

September 14, 2017

For two decades, Adobe Flash has worked behind the scenes, letting people watch animations, view and listen to streaming content, and play interactive games through their web browsers. The Flash platform delivers the content, while the Flash Player (a web browser plugin) enables users to access it. However, the end is near for Flash. Adobe announced that it will no … Read More

The Value of Proactive IT Support

September 14, 2017

      When we walk into a potential client’s office, there are 4 specific things we look at. What is the cost of downtime for the client? How much is this currently costing the organization each month? How many hours is the staff losing due to inefficient IT systems each month? What is your average per hour salary cost? … Read More

6 Reasons Why Remote Monitoring Should Be a Part of Your IT Management Strategy

September 14, 2017

If your company is like most businesses, your computer systems power everything you do. To make sure those systems are secure and operating at peak efficiency, you can use a remote monitoring service to watch over them and gather information. Not only will you get data about your systems, but you’ll also gain peace of mind. Here are six reasons … Read More