Whether you are a small to mid sized business or an enterprise, we have tips and industry secrets on how to better your company and streamline your workflow.

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 diversions can hinder productivity. Do your employees spend excessive amounts of time on their cell phones taking personal phone calls and checking social media? The NY Post reported that [...]

2018-01-23T12:59:35+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|Business, Security, SMB|0 Comments

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 key persons’ phones. This sounds great, and is admittedly a useful feature. However, there are huge security risks that must be mitigated before this feature is implemented. Background on [...]

2018-01-03T16:45:11+00:00 December 6th, 2017|Business, IT Projects, Security|0 Comments

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 to Forrester. With so much money being spent, there's not a lot of room for error within these projects. Unfortunately, more projects fail then succeed. However, don't let that [...]

2017-11-09T12:28:46+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Business, Development, Enterprise|0 Comments

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 overlook a critical component called onboarding and offboarding of employees. According to Throttlenet.com, 89% of employees who leave a company walk away with at least one password they [...]

2017-11-07T18:29:40+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Business, Security, SMB|0 Comments

Data Loss Can Cause You to Shut Down

Small and medium sized businesses today are relying more than ever on IT systems to efficiently run their business, support customers and optimize productivity. These systems house sensitive digital data ranging from employee and customer information, to internal emails, documents and financial records, sales orders and transaction histories. This is in addition to applications and [...]

2017-05-30T10:59:56+00:00 October 5th, 2016|Business|0 Comments

What You Should Do When Ransomware Attacks

“Why can’t I open that file?” “My P drive is full of files with funny names.” “Help!” It always starts out the same. Someone logged in and noticed strange file names or missing files. These are telltale signs of a ransomware attack, which means that your day just got a lot worse. The good news: [...]

2017-05-30T11:23:16+00:00 September 6th, 2016|Business|0 Comments

Breaking News: Downtime Kills Small Businesses

A recent two-hour New York Times' downtime occurrence sent Twitter ablaze and their stock price plummeting. Google going down for one to five hours resulted in lost revenue up to $500,000 and decreased overall web traffic by 40%. We know what you're thinking. Holy crap, Google makes $100,000 an hour? Yeah... insane, huh? While the [...]

2017-05-30T11:34:17+00:00 June 25th, 2015|Business|0 Comments