Customer Solutions

How Outsourcing IT Can Save You Money

If you clicked on this video, you are probably struggling with your business’s IT. Whether that means you’re paying too much for an in-house person or have no idea where to start, this one’s for you. Here’s how outsourcing IT can save you money.  Let’s get into it.  What is Outsourced IT? When I talk…

Most Common Misconceptions About Ransomware

Businesses of all sizes face a daily threat from ransomware attacks. Last year alone, US businesses lost up to $160 billion as a result of ransomware attacks. Unfortunately, this number is anticipated to grow in the years ahead. For those of you who question whether ransomware would ever effect you, let’s get into the most…

Exciting Ways Microsoft 365 Supports the Hybrid Office

The newest buzzword in business is the “hybrid office.” Hybrid work is a combination of employees working both in office and from home. For many businesses, this is becoming a reality rather than just a trendy term. So we wanted to break down some exciting ways Microsoft 365 supports the hybrid office. Looking at a…

5 IT Standards All Businesses Should Adopt

It’s common for small businesses to mistakenly ignore standards. They believe that having structures in place is unnecessary. When an issue arises, they’ll just hire the personnel to deal with it and consider that sufficient. Unfortunately, this mindset is very risky. That’s why we put together a list of 5 IT standards ALL businesses should…

Microsoft Disabling Basic Auth This Fall

It’s happening, Microsoft is making the decision to disable basic authentication. With the latest threats to cybersecurity, it’s important to know whether this is going to be a helpful decision, or not. So, let’s get into everything you need to know about Microsoft disabling basic auth this fall. What is Basic Auth? Come October 2022,…

Outdated Tech Tool You Should Stop Using

One thing that will never change about technology is that it is always changing. Tools that were once useful, like Internet Explorer and Adobe Flash, now are not. New tools replace old once, and the cycle continues. There are a number of outdated tech tools you should stop using to prevent your computers from being…

How the SLAM Approach Can Help Detect Phishing

There is a reason you almost always see phishing as a part of security awareness training. It has been the primary method of online attack over the past decade or two. Phishing emails are used to initiate ransomware, credential theft, data breaches and more. In an effort to keep you protected, learn how the SLAM…

Which Form of MFA is Most Secure Vs. Most Convenient?

The prevalence of data theft is now at an all-time high, and it is this form of attack that is most responsible for data breaches. That’s why implementing Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) is more important than ever. In this blog post, we’ll go over which form of MFA is most secure vs. most convenient. Having access…

STOP Using Email As Your Storage Solution

More and more people are utilizing their email as a one stop shop for storing data that they send and receive. Convenient? Yes. Secure? Maybe Not. In this post, we’ll reveal to you why you should stop using email as your storage solution.  Doing anything these days has become easier and faster as IT becomes…

Businesses that Benefit from Hiring Managed IT Services

As an IT provider, I am often asked the question, “Do I know of any businesses that benefit from hiring managed IT services?” What Businesses Benefit Most from Managed IT? The truth is, I believe any business can seek to benefit from outsourcing IT. Especially if the base of their operations take place on a…