Category: Blog

The Importance of Patching

Is my network secure? As a business owner, this is a question you should always be asking yourself. You rely on your Managed Service Provider to not only keep your businesses’ network running at peak performance, but also to ensure that your data is safe. The problem is that Information Technology is a fast-paced, ever-changing landscape; and… [Read More]

Security 101 – Domain Admin Accounts

IT Security: Firewalls, Active Directory Control, and Admin Level Privileges Firewalls may be “king” when it comes to establishing a good perimeter defense, but Your Active Directory server is the heart and soul of your networking system. The Active Directory server acts as a centralized management point for a vast number of system controls. Some… [Read More]

Collaboration Helps Cybersecurity

Breaking down data and departmental silos has a financial upside. Most network and security teams report close collaboration. The report authors looked at the connection between collaboration and the cost of the worst data breaches. Companies that had very or extremely strong collaboration between security and networking teams or endpoint management and networking teams showed… [Read More]

10 Cyber Security Tips for Small Business

Broadband and information technology are powerful factors in small businesses reaching new markets and increasing productivity and efficiency. However, businesses need a cybersecurity strategy to protect their own business, their customers, and their data from growing cybersecurity threats. 1. Train employees in security principles Establish basic security practices and policies for employees, such as requiring… [Read More]

The Value of a Technical Project Manager

If your business is looking forward to expansion, technology will play a key role. Chances are your technology projects, upgrades and general backlog are a part of a list that continues to grow and seems quite overwhelming. Therefore, a Technical Project Manager can be a key player on your team. The main responsibility of a… [Read More]

Are you Taking Advantage of All 365 Has to Offer?

Many businesses use Microsoft Office 365 to simplify and improve the way their teams work both individually and together. But with so many apps and features, some teams may not be taking advantage of everything that 365 has to offer. The software provides numerous ways to increase productivity, but some of those features are well-hidden. In this… [Read More]

8 Ways to Alleviate Virtual Miscommunication

by: Kaitlin Schneider The benefits of technology, especially when it comes to remote work, are vast. However, no matter how useful contemporary tools and applications may be, sometimes human beings misconstrue the intended interpretation of a piece of virtual correspondence—be it an email, a quick text, a chat message or even a short comment on… [Read More]