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Firewalls and Security 101: 4 Basic and Vital Tips

It is common knowledge today that for one to have an electronic device, such as a computer, then one must also have some type of security installed or built into that device. Everyone wants their personal information as well as their files and programs protected against the threats of the Internet. The same applies to [...]

By | 2016-03-21T02:08:31+00:00 March 21st, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Patch Management is Critical to Your Network Security

Modern computer and network security is a cat-and-mouse game with network administrators, vendors and security researchers on one side and virus writers and hackers on the other. Each year, thousands of new computer and network vulnerabilities are found. As vulnerabilities are found, vendors and security researchers publish fixes which are then distributed to the public [...]

By | 2016-03-21T02:10:49+00:00 March 13th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Should We Say Goodbye to Switch Vendors as it Applies to Cloud Computing?

The clouds appears to block the future of the familiar switch vendor: When switching product offerings, there are many idyllic benefits involved.  In example Virtual Local Area Networking is one feature which comes to mind--its acronym is VLANS.  The virtual network is basically a manifestation of sorts.  The advent of the cloud makes switching more [...]

By | 2016-06-10T13:19:21+00:00 March 4th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

How to Get the Most Out of Your Firewall

Firewalls remain an important tool in online security, but too many business owners don't know how to get the most out of their firewalls and security. A firewall is your first line of defense against attacks or security breaches. So that your firewall does the best job possible, implement these tips: Inspect all traffic, including the [...]

By | 2016-02-22T04:14:24+00:00 February 22nd, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

3 Reasons Telecommuting is the Future of Business

With the prevalence of high speed internet and new, exciting software and utilities for communicating effectively across large distances, many companies have been left wondering if telecommuting might be a legitimate option for their business. Some of the largest companies in the world have a portion of their workforce telecommuting, which has left many smaller [...]

By | 2016-06-10T13:19:54+00:00 February 18th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Disaster Recovery, You can Get It All Back

You can never be too careful when it comes to backing up important files on your computer. There are many things essential to become familiarized with it comes to Disaster Recovery. When it comes down it, be over-prepared, with multiple backup plans, should one safeguard fail, just so you never come out the loser. Fortunately, many current [...]

By | 2016-06-10T13:20:12+00:00 February 16th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Getting to Know Windows 10

With the release of Windows 8, and subsequently Windows 10, Microsoft has completely revolutionized the way we think about the Windows interface. When version 8 first burst onto the screen, it was met with much resistance and aversion. For this reason, Microsoft made the decision to offer a much more user-friendly version, Windows 10, to [...]

By | 2016-02-17T05:25:30+00:00 February 11th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

How Viruses and Malware Can Affect Your Profits

Viruses and malware can be devastating to a company. In an age where a business would be hard pressed to survive without computer intervention, getting a virus can cause your workflow to come to an abrupt halt. When that happens, your cash flow can also come to a halt. Let's get acquainted with what viruses [...]

By | 2016-02-17T05:43:07+00:00 January 29th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

6 Reasons to Consider When Selecting a Data Center or Colocation Provider

Choosing the right data center or colocation provider for your business is a huge decision. They will be responsible for housing and hosting some of the most critical components and infrastructure for your business. Moreso than many business engagements, choosing a data center provider is more like choosing a partner to go into business with [...]

By | 2016-01-20T06:05:38+00:00 January 20th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

What Happens After the End of Windows XP

Windows XP was for many years looked on as the de facto business software base. Many financial institutions and other companies built complex business critical solutions with it at their core. Microsoft stopped supporting the desktop version in July 2014, and although they continue to support the embedded version, this ends in January 2016. What effect [...]

By | 2016-01-20T05:53:07+00:00 January 15th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments