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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 and protected. Before the May 25th deadline approaches, businesses in the US need to know whether they must comply with GDPR requirements. What Is the GDPR? The European ..[Read more]

By |2018-05-29T21:24:30-04:00March 27th, 2018|Security, Business, Collaboration, Enterprise|Comments Off on How the GDPR Will Affect US Businesses

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 a spike in popularity and it's become the norm for many industries. One of the reasons being ease of implementation as 77% of adults in America already own a ..[Read more]

By |2018-03-21T12:03:44-04:00March 21st, 2018|SMB, Business, Security|Comments Off on Should You Let Your Employees Use Their Own Devices for Work?

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 generating business and getting the job done. But for those who are careless or misuse it, the Internet can be a very, very dangerous tool. To make matters worse, ..[Read more]

By |2018-05-29T21:25:39-04:00February 27th, 2018|IT Projects, Business, Collaboration, Security|Comments Off on Reduce Security Breaches with an Internet Usage Policy (IUP)

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 ..[Read more]

By |2018-01-23T12:59:35-04:00January 23rd, 2018|SMB, Business, Security|Comments Off on How to Increase Productivity with a Mobile Phone Policy

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 ..[Read more]

By |2018-01-03T16:45:11-04:00December 6th, 2017|IT Projects, Business, Security|Comments Off on Before You Put That Security System App on Your Phone, Read This!

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 get started, you'll want to take a look at the top 4 IT trends in 2018.   Take our poll below to see what other IT professionals plan on ..[Read more]

By |2018-09-04T23:00:09-04:00November 29th, 2017|IT Projects, Business, Security|Comments Off on Top 4 IT Trends to Look for in 2018

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 ..[Read more]

By |2017-11-07T18:29:40-04:00November 7th, 2017|Security, Business, SMB|Comments Off on How to Properly Onboard & Offboard Employees from a Security Standpoint

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 dreading. Or maybe they just don't know enough about it. Whatever the reason, security and mobile device management are a real challenge and concern for IT departments at large ..[Read more]

By |2020-05-04T02:54:19-04:00August 4th, 2017|Enterprise, IT Projects, Security|Comments Off on Is Microsoft Enterprise Mobility & Security (EMS) Right for Your Business?

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 organizations' networks and encrypted their files. While many of these attacks took place outside of the US, there's still a real threat for anyone who doesn't have the latest ..[Read more]

By |2020-03-31T00:48:28-04:00May 15th, 2017|Security|1 Comment