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Important Changes to Cyber Insurance Policies

With the continued rise in ransomware attacks more and more companies are looking into cyber insurance to guarantee funds to help recover from an attack. According [...]

4 Key Components of Cloud Security – Do You Have Them All?

Today, most people use the cloud to perform some, if not all, functions of their job. From communication to accounting to data storage, cloud platforms have [...]

4 Tips for Safe Online Shopping This Holiday Season

Due to supply and demand, many people are getting their Christmas shopping done early; and a lot of those purchases will be made online since stores [...]

What to Include in Your IT Budget for 2022

IT budgeting is going to look a little different in 2022. From an increase in ransomware attacks to the growing hybrid workforce, organizations need to allot [...]

How to Keep Your Mobile Devices Protected from Viruses and Attacks

The use of mobile devices has seen a drastic increase in recent years, specifically in internet usage. This has also led to an increase in the [...]

July 26th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

Microsoft 365 vs. Google Workspace (Formerly G Suite): Which Is the Right Fit for Your Business?

Organizations are seeing an increase in productivity after adopting cloud-based software suites. In fact, 75% of businesses said they were more productive after migrating to Microsoft [...]

10 Things The CPCC Cyber Attack Taught Charlotte Businesses So They Don’t Become The Next Victim

According to a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police report, Central Piedmont Community College experienced a ransomware attack that was discovered on February 10, 2021. Phones, email and the [...]

February 17th, 2021|Categories: Business, Security|

Embracing Digital Collaboration With Microsoft Teams

Curious what all the hype is around Microsoft Teams? Microsoft Teams is fueling a collaborative culture shift within organizations. A workspace that allows you to [...]

July 20th, 2020|Categories: Business, Collaboration, Microsoft Office 365, SMB|

A Career in Technology

Reda Chouffani, VP of development and Chris Wilkinson, Director of Information Technology presented to students at Mitchell Community College for the second year. Biz [...]

Stay Ahead of Threats: The Top 5 Cybersecurity Risks

...and what it could cost you! The cyber-threat landscape is constantly shifting and evolving. Because of the wide variety of digital threats, [...]

February 11th, 2020|Categories: Security|Tags: , , , , , |

4 Technology Traps Small Businesses Fall Into

In the technological world we live in today, a single mistake can lead to catastrophic data loss. Too often, small businesses find themselves in a [...]

Manufacturing Downtime: Understanding The Cost and Reducing The Risk

No business wants to experience downtime. When you’re in the manufacturing industry, the financial cost of downtime can be significant. To satisfy your financial goals [...]

August 23rd, 2019|Categories: Business, IT Support, Managed Services|

5 Things You Need to Know When Choosing MSP For Your Medical Practice

Investing in a Managed Service Provider (MSP) allows you to focus on the quality and growth of your organization, while your MSP produces pre-configured and [...]

Bridge the Gap of Communication Errors with Microsoft Teams

Empower Healthcare Organizations with Microsoft Teams Today, medical error is the third leading cause of death in the United States. Some statistics reveal up to [...]

End of Support – Microsoft SQL Server 2008

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2 End of Support Microsoft’s end of support for Microsoft SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2 announcement means that [...]

Why Businesses Are Moving from Traditional IT Support to Managed Workplace Services

In today’s competitive business environment, technology is essential.  IT is no longer just about business continuity and typical infrastructure support alone.  As technology continues to [...]

Webinar: How Cyber Criminals Could Be Fooling You With Social Engineering

This on-demand webinar covers how cybercriminals could be fooling you with social engineering. As technology evolves, more and more information is available online. Cybercriminals can [...]

April 3rd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Revolutionizing IT Support – Managed Workplace Services

Contact: Marketing Department Biz Technology Solutions, Inc. 704-658-1707 Local Technology Company Revolutionizes IT Support by Launching Managed Workplace Services Mooresville, NC (March 13, 2019) [...]

How to Create an Intranet Portal Using Office 365

Leverage Office 365 to improve collaboration and efficiency within your organization Many businesses with Office 365 aren’t fully utilizing the platform and all of its [...]

Want to Know Which Employees Would Fall for a Phishing Scam?

All hackers need is for a single user to take the bait off their phishing scam hook. Cyber-criminals are constantly crafting new methods to steal [...]

4 Employee Errors that Cause Security Breaches

Employee errors are the leading cause of security breaches within organizations. People are unpredictable, careless, and just plain ignorant when it comes to protecting confidential [...]

7 Proven Successful Recruiting Tips to Avoid Hiring a Dud

Recruiting the Right Person: Most organizations struggle with hiring at some point in time. And many still have issues with bringing on bad employees [...]

Webinar: How to Minimize Employee Security Breaches

This On-Demand Webinar Series covers hiring best practices, as well as how to minimize employee-related security breaches. These videos are best watched in order, but [...]

How to Increase Revenue by Using SharePoint in the Sales and Marketing Department

The sales and marketing department is crucial to every organization. Unfortunately, it also happens to be one of the most difficult and chaotic divisions to streamline. [...]

Download Your Policy Templates Here!

  Download Your Free Onboarding & Offboarding templates, Employee Mobile Phone Policy, Remote Work Policy, Internet Usage Policy, and Employee BYOD Templates below!   [...]

5 Ways to Keep Your Information Off the Dark Web

In the last year, you've probably heard nightmares of the dark web and the illegal activities that take place on it. Unfortunately, this is no [...]

Biz Technology Solutions Hosts Hiring Seminar

For Immediate Release Contact: Marketing Biz Technology Solutions, Inc. 704-658-1707 Biz Technology Solutions Partners with Culture Index to Host Seminar on How to Avoid [...]

Charlotte Entrepreneur Leads Breakout Session at NCMGMA Conference

For Immediate Release Contact: Sheri Holshouser Marketing Biz Technology Solutions, Inc. 704-658-1707 Charlotte Entrepreneur and TechTarget Writer Leads Breakout Session During 2018 NCMGMA Conference [...]

How the GDPR Will Affect US Businesses

For nearly a year, everyone has heard about the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation and how it's going to change the way data is collected [...]

Should You Let Your Employees Use Their Own Devices for Work?

Many organizations are adopting bring-your-own-device (BYOD) allowing employees to use their smart phones, tablets, and laptops for work. In the last few years, there's been [...]

Reduce Security Breaches with an Internet Usage Policy (IUP)

Why Does Your Organization Need an Internet Usage Policy? Just like many things in life, the Internet is both good and bad. It's great for [...]

3 Technologies for an Effective Remote Environment

By 2020, nearly 75% of the American workforce will work from home according to the IDC. Organizations must be prepared to accommodate this shift from [...]

How to Increase Productivity with a Mobile Phone Policy

Today, there are more distractions than ever thanks to technology and the Internet. While advanced tech makes it faster to complete tasks, all of these [...]

New Partnership Creates More Comprehensive Communications Solutions

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Christi Thompson Marketing Specialist Biz Technology Solutions, Inc. 704-230-2058 BIZ TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS, INC. PARTNERS WITH ENGHOUSE INTERACTIVE Partnership creates more comprehensive [...]

Before You Put That Security System App on Your Phone, Read This!

A cool and innovative feature that is being offered to our clients by their security companies is connecting their security system to an app on [...]

Top 4 IT Trends to Look for in 2018

The new year is just around the corner and now's the perfect time to create your IT plan and budget for 2018. But before you [...]

3 Reasons Custom Software Development Projects Fail

Many organizations require custom software to effectively run their business. In fact, 1 in 8 spend about 50% of their budget on custom development according [...]

How to Properly Onboard & Offboard Employees from a Security Standpoint

Security is (and will continue to be) an extremely hot topic. To fully protect propriety data, organizations must implement a multi-layered security approach. Unfortunately, businesses often [...]

What Is the NC HIE and Why Do I Need to Connect?

Today, there seems to be some confusion and uncertainty going around the healthcare industry about the new North Carolina HIE called HealthConnex. For those of you [...]

What You Need to Know About the Transition from Skype for Business to Teams

In September 2017, Microsoft announced the transition from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams. Since Teams has a more modern cloud infrastructure, their goal is to [...]

How to Maximize Power BI for Healthcare Organizations

Analytics can use big data to track quality, performance and productivity of the patient experience - helping to improve all three. Microsoft Power BI, released [...]

Cloud vs. On-Premise Phone Systems: Which Is Better for Disaster Recovery?

Hurricane season is once again upon us along with the millions of emails about backup and disaster recovery. While it can be annoying, it just [...]

September 25th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

Hurricanes Are Coming! Is Your Organization Ready?

Hurricanes are coming (and winter, too). Will your organization be ready for bad weather? Pssttt...get your free disaster recovery readiness assessment with a disaster recovery [...]

September 19th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

Is Microsoft Enterprise Mobility & Security (EMS) Right for Your Business?

Since Microsoft Enterprise Mobility & Security (EMS) is barely a year old, some IT professionals are still hesitant about switching. Maybe it's the change they're [...]

August 4th, 2017|Categories: Enterprise, IT Projects, Security|Tags: , |

How to Make Human Resources (HR) Easier with SharePoint

People are the most valuable asset in any organization. As we know it, the human resource department is tasked with the responsibility of handling employees. [...]

Local Application Development Company Hosts Event at TopGolf in Charlotte


June 14th, 2017|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , , |

Biz Technology Solutions, Inc. Partners with Local Growth Specialist to Host Seminar on How to Never Hire a Dud

Biz Technology Solutions (BTS) and Skip Amos educate local Greensboro businesses at upcoming luncheon on getting the right people in the right seats to avoid hiring a dud. 

June 9th, 2017|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: |

How to Protect Your Network from the WannaCry Ransomware Attack

You're probably aware of the global cyberattack that hit this past weekend called WannaCry ransomware. Due to a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows, hackers accessed entire [...]

May 15th, 2017|Categories: Security|Tags: , , |

BIZ Technology Solutions, Inc. Achieves Microsoft Gold Competencies

BIZ TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS, INC. ACHIEVES MICROSOFT GOLD COMPETENCIES Biz Technology Solutions, Inc. Demonstrates Best-In-Class Capability And Market Leadership Through Demonstrated Technology Success And Customer Commitment [...]

May 3rd, 2017|Categories: Press Releases|

Inc Magazine Unveils 35th Annual List of America’s fastest-Growing Private Companies

CHARLOTTE, NC,  September 01, 2016 - Inc. magazine today ranked Biz Technology Solutions, Inc. NO. 4550 on its 35th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious [...]

September 30th, 2016|Categories: Press Releases|

One Stop Shop – Complete Turnkey Solutions

The constantly evolving cloud technology has led enterprise organizations to actively focus on further leveraging cloud services, to accelerate their business value. In this transformation [...]

September 30th, 2016|Categories: Development, IT Projects, Press Releases|

Biz Technology Solutions Named 2015 Charlotte Business Journal’s Fastest 50 Growing Companies

CHARLOTTE, NC, December 22, 2015 — Biz Technology Solutions, headquartered in Mooresville, NC, has been named to the Charlotte Business Journal’s Fast 50 of 2015. The [...]

September 30th, 2016|Categories: Press Releases|

.NET and JavaScript Libraries for Office 365 APIs

This post originally appeared on Microsoft Office 365 Blogs on May 12, 2016. /12/net-and-javascript-libraries-for-office-365-apis/ Chakkaradeep Chandran and Saurabh Bhatia are program managers for Visual [...]

September 29th, 2016|Categories: Microsoft Office 365, Development|

New Usage Reports for SharePoint Online, OneDrive for Business and Exchange Online

This blog originally appeared on Microsoft Office Blogs on September 13, 2016. View Original Post. Since the first rollout of the usage activity dashboard in March, we’ve [...]

September 29th, 2016|Categories: Microsoft SharePoint, Development|

Try Microsoft Power BI for Office 365 for a Better Reporting Experience

With the new availability of Microsoft Power BI for Office 365, Project users now have the ability to schedule workbook refreshes. For example, set it [...]

September 29th, 2016|Categories: Microsoft Power BI, IT Projects, Microsoft Office 365|

Share Your Excel Insights with Microsoft Power BI The Excel and Power BI teams have been busy releasing capabilities and tools that allow you to share your Excel data and insights to Power [...]

September 29th, 2016|Categories: Microsoft Power BI|

3 Ways Power BI Can Help Your Sales Team Succeed With an ever-evolving market and a massive amount of data available, your sales team’s job of knowing their customer base isn’t easy. A multitude [...]

September 29th, 2016|Categories: Microsoft Power BI, IT Projects|

Biz Technology Solutions, Inc. is a Prestigious Member of IT Company Network HTG Peer Group

Mooresville, NC, 8/1/2015 – Biz Technology Solutions Inc. announces its partnership with HTG Peer Groups, a worldwide network of IT solution provider executives that come together to [...]

August 1st, 2015|Categories: Press Releases|

Biz Technology Solutions, Inc. Named One of Ingram Micro’s Fastest-Growing SMB Channel Partners in the U.S.

Global Technology Distributor Recognizes Biz Technology Solution’s Achievements and Success in Fourth Annual Ingram Micro SMB 500 List Charlotte, NC, July 30th, 2015 – Biz Technology [...]

July 30th, 2015|Categories: Press Releases|

Upgrade from Windows XP: There Are New Deployment / Management Options Available

If you’re a small-to-midsize business owner still using computers running on the Windows XP operating system, enough is enough! The end is near. On April [...]

July 2nd, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|

What You Can Learn from Business Regulator’s Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery Recommendations

U.S regulators have recommended that all futures and securities firms review and update their current data backup, disaster recovery, and business continuity solutions. Prompted by [...]

June 18th, 2015|Categories: Business|

Is That a Business Continuity Plan in Your Pocket… Or a Bunch of Jargon?

Technology is full of difficult jargon. To further complicate things, certain terms are often used in a different context between one publication or service provider [...]

June 11th, 2015|Categories: Business|

8 Hard Truths for SMBs Not Worried About Data Recovery and Business Continuity

The foundation of any successful business continuity solution is the ability to retrieve data from any point in time from anywhere. When the topic of [...]

June 4th, 2015|Categories: Business, SMB|

D1 Technologies and Biz Technology Solutions, Inc Partnership Takes SAP Solutions to New Heights

Mooresville NC – April 27, 2015Biz Technology Solutions, Inc. (BTS) headquartered in Mooresville North Carolina and D1 Technology of Columbia, SC today announce a new partnership [...]

April 27th, 2015|Categories: Press Releases|

Mitigate Costly New Technology Risks for Continued Stability and Profitability

Partnering with a managed service provider (MSP) is one new approach being used by many companies like yours. Experienced MSPs have access to new technology  [...]

April 16th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|
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