Business Intelligence

Easy Business Security Tips for Preventing a Costly Data Breach

In an overwhelmingly digital landscape, businesses depend on I.T. for marketing, data storage, and financial transactions. And with that comes the need to secure every bit of private information cyber criminals might want to get their hands on. While an outsourced security professional may be a good investment, there are […]

By | 2016-11-25T16:00:48+00:00 November 25th, 2016|Business Intelligence, Business Value, Security|Comments Off on Easy Business Security Tips for Preventing a Costly Data Breach

The Pros and Cons of Unified Communications

Many business owners wonder whether Unified Communications (UC) would ultimately benefit their business. Read on for information on the pros and cons of UC.

Understanding UC is important to understanding the pros and cons of this communications platform. Essentially, UC is the use of service, software, and equipment that creates a […]

By | 2016-11-09T16:00:19+00:00 November 9th, 2016|Business Intelligence, VoIP|Comments Off on The Pros and Cons of Unified Communications

Quiz: How Prepared Are You for a Ransomware Attack?

If you didn't score as high as you wanted to, you're not alone. Many business owners are underprepared for this kind of attack. The good news is that help is readily available! If you want to learn more about how to defend your business from ransomware, please let us know.

By | 2018-05-23T09:07:46+00:00 November 8th, 2016|Business Intelligence, Security, Trending in Tech|Comments Off on Quiz: How Prepared Are You for a Ransomware Attack?

Did You Know? 2-Step and 2-Factor Authentication Are Not the Same Thing!

With all the recent hacking scares all over the world, you know and understand that your business’s cyber-security is extremely important.

If you are seeking out a way to improve your business’s cyber-security, both for your business itself as well as for your customers, you are likely looking at your authentication […]

By | 2016-10-25T15:00:31+00:00 October 25th, 2016|Business Intelligence, Security|Comments Off on Did You Know? 2-Step and 2-Factor Authentication Are Not the Same Thing!

The Risks of HIPAA Non-Compliance

If your company handles any kind of healthcare data, you are familiar with HIPAA (The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act). Violating HIPAA can be expensive and can even result in criminal charges. Fines can range from $100 to $50,000 per violation (a.k.a per record) with a maximum penalty of […]

By | 2016-10-21T16:08:57+00:00 October 21st, 2016|Business Intelligence, Business Value, Security|Comments Off on The Risks of HIPAA Non-Compliance

Shared Savings Plans: Why They’re a Win-Win Proposition

WARNING: You might become overjoyed by the amount you could save with a shared savings plan.

First, let’s break down the numbers.

A whopping 35% of telecom and IT invoices contain errors.¹ That’s about 1 in 3 bills that you’re paying incorrectly. What’s more is that […]

By | 2016-09-20T15:40:00+00:00 September 20th, 2016|Business Continuity, Business Intelligence, Business Value|Comments Off on Shared Savings Plans: Why They’re a Win-Win Proposition

Keep your Dropbox secure

The next time you visit Dropbox.com, you may be asked to create a new password. Why? Back in 2012 the cloud storage firm was hacked, and while it thought only email addresses had been stolen, new evidence has come to light that user passwords were compromised, too. So if […]

By | 2016-09-02T15:00:50+00:00 September 2nd, 2016|Business Intelligence, Security|Comments Off on Keep your Dropbox secure

Do You Need to Develop Cloud Confidence?

Cloud computing is a utility, but just like electricity and telecommunications, there is a bit of a threshold for mainstream adoption. People have had fears about the safety and security of new technologies for eons. Eventually, though, convenience always wins out, and we’re seeing this happen in the cloud industry today.

Recently, […]

By | 2016-08-26T13:17:35+00:00 August 26th, 2016|Business Continuity, Business Intelligence, Cloud Services|Comments Off on Do You Need to Develop Cloud Confidence?

Free Decryption Tools to Fight Ransomware

Similar to the shakedowns you see in mob movies where innocent shop owners are forced to pay “protection money,” deploying ransomware is a means of extortion. Computer hackers install it on your network to seize control of your company’s precious confidential data, then demand payment for its safe return.

The way […]

By | 2016-08-01T15:00:49+00:00 August 1st, 2016|Business Intelligence, Security|Comments Off on Free Decryption Tools to Fight Ransomware

5 Ways to Make Tech Trends Work for You

What tech fads have you recently written off as silly and not worth your time? 3D printing, internet of things…Pokémon GO? Juvenile as they may seem at first, these trends helped to make a lot of businesses a lot of money. Navigating the quickly rising and falling auspices of the […]

By | 2016-07-26T15:00:43+00:00 July 26th, 2016|Business, Business Intelligence, Social Media, Trending in Tech|Comments Off on 5 Ways to Make Tech Trends Work for You