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7 Common Business IT Myths Debunked

Television MythBuster shows never address business IT myths. Regrettably, believing these myths can be costly and risky for your business. A look at seven common business IT myths. While some myths are harmless, knowing the truth about business IT myths can be harmful. Make better tech decisions with accurate data and knowledge of IT.  …

Meet the Tech Dogs! TJ

Hello everybody welcome to Stan’s Garage and the segment you’ve all been waiting for – Meet the Tech Dogs.  Today I’m going to introduce you to the baby of the bunch TJ! TJ joined the family in March of 2021 as a 4-month-old pup who’d been surrendered to the JJ Woofinpaws rescue in the San…

How to Free Up IT Resources

Capitalizing on opportunities is key to business success, but it is difficult when resources are limited. Article on how to free up IT resources for productivity and growth. Your company relies on IT. Workloads are growing and collaboration is becoming more important. With the right hardware, you can innovate and grow your business. But you’re…

Dark Web – um, what’s that?

So I’m guessing by now you’ve at least heard the term “The Dark Web.”  Ooh, it sounds so nefarious, right?  Just by uttering the name, you might end up on a government watch list or something.  Well, just because it’s somewhat shrouded in mystery, doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be aware of what it’s all about. …

Tech Tip: To Do, Making Your Life Easier!

Want to find a clever, more efficient way to manage your time Look no further than Microsoft To Do. It’s a cloud-based task management application. And its only job is to make your life easier. Why do we love the cloud? Because it can be accessed from wherever you are – so whether you’re at…

Another Week, Another Hack: Guess

Welcome to the latest installment of “Another Week, Another Hack,” where we’ll do a quick dive into yet another cyber security incident.  This week a prominent fashion brand was hit, and I’ll give you one guess as to who it was… Well?  Yes, that’s right, it was none other than the famous Guess Brand.  …

Another Week, Another Hack: T-Mobile

T-Mobile, one of the biggest telecommunications companies in the US, was hacked nearly two weeks ago, exposing the sensitive information of more than 50 million current, former and prospective customers. Names, addresses, social security numbers, driver’s licenses and ID information for about 48 million people were accessed in the hack, which initially came to light…

The Danger of IT Dashes for Small Business

Few of us would consider running a marathon, or even a 10-mile race, without properly preparing. However, the number of people who believe they could sprint a 50-meter dash increases considerably if they are being pursued by a criminal, cougar, or frightening clown. Even still, with proper training, that brief sprint would be much easier….

MDM – It’s not Just for Mobile Devices Anymore

Today I’d like to talk to you about an often misunderstood, but integral part of IT management. The name itself is even a bit confusing. MDM or Mobile Device Management isn’t just for managing mobile devices. While yes, as the name implies, an MDM does manage mobile devices. Although, the definition of what constitutes a…

Outsourcing to an MSP: Custom-size Your Partnership

There is no such thing as a one-size-fits-all solution when it comes to company IT. MSPs (managed service providers) are well aware of this. That’s why they make partnering with them for various levels of outsourced IT so simple. The three tiers of MSP outsourcing commonly available are described in this article.   Many obstacles…