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Email Security: Four Tips to Minimize Risk

Email Security: Four Tips to Minimize Risk Email security is a huge issue ongoing everywhere today. You’ve probably heard tabloid news of presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton, and how her emails may have been exploited. … Well we’re not going to delve into that....

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BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) – What You Should Know

BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) - What You Should Know In an article written by Garter in 2013, it is expected that BYOD (bring your own device) will be so commonplace in the workplace that over half of companies will stop providing work devices (such as a desktop...

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Cloud Computing: 4 Disadvantages For You To Consider

Disadvantages of Cloud Computing  Our previous article ‘Advantages of Cloud Computing’ gave us very good insight into why cloud computing rocks. However, no great thing is truly perfect - here is our list of disadvantages when it comes to the cloud. Dependency on...

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Cloud Computing: 5 Advantages That’ll Make You Switch Over

The Advantages of Cloud Computing What is cloud computing? You’ve probably heard of the term the cloud frequently in the last few years and how it’s revolutionizing small businesses everywhere. Cloud Computing is the practice of storing and accessing your data and...

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Windows 10 Rollouts Today – Should You Upgrade?

Windows 10 Rollouts Today – Should You Upgrade? Windows 10 comes out today. It’s packed with new features such as Microsoft Edge, Cortana, and the start menu. It’s all very exciting and could be the best Windows operating systems yet. But now comes the decision: Do...

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Three Signs You Need New IT Support

Three Signs You Need New IT Support How is your IT support doing? Are they answering your emails quickly? Are they frustrating to work with? Do they update you with project status or do they leaving you hanging? Are they helping with the expansion of your business?...

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Are you the perfect IT customer?

Are You the Perfect IT Customer? We are always striving to be the perfect IT services company, the best outsourced IT department you can possibly have. Fast to answer problems, always thinking 3 steps ahead, pre-empting what the customer needs. We know what we must do...

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Outsourcing IT: Give the IT Guy a Break!

Give the IT guy a break - Why outsourcing IT might be better than the traditional IT guy Now first let me say, we have nothing against the venerable IT guy, IT administrator or system admin – these are our people and they are often undervalued and overworked– it’s...

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How PCI DSS Affects Your Business

How PCI DSS Affects Your Business PCI Data Security Standards can affect your business dramatically if you don’t pay attention to them. The standards are a set of minimum requirements designed to ensure that all companies that process, store or transmit credit card...

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PCI Compliance: Is Your Business PCI Compliant?

PCI Compliance: Is Your Business PCI Compliant? Credit card theft and fraud is a multi-billion dollar a year industry, one that affects businesses both large and small. If your business handles, transmits, or processes credit card information, you are at risk for...

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Is technology outsourcing right for you?

When it comes to considering whether “technology outsourcing is right for you” many companies and individuals have an opinion and stories to tell. Good stories and horror stories. The truth is obviously somewhere in between. These anecdotes and tales coupled with...

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5 Ways to Improve your IT Security

Never Ending IT Security Considerations 2014 brings with it a plethora of cyber security threats, threats that cannot be thwarted with basic virus protection software. Businesses need to protect every piece of financial data from cyber criminals to ensure that their...

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Cloud Services for Business

Cloud computing or cloud services is an umbrella term for an extensive range of online services. These services are rapidly gaining popularity as low cost management resources for SMBs looking to move their operations to the cloud. Other reasons why more companies are...

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Email: Office 365 vs On Premise Exchange Server

There are many different scenarios in which you may wonder about On Site servers vs a cloud based product. In this article, I’m going to cover email. Since we’re talking about business email here (and not your cheap POP3/IMAP setup) we’ll be discussing Microsoft...

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