Tech trends and news relevant to small and midsize businesses.

What is EOL Software, and Why Should You Care?

Tue, Apr, 16, 2019 @ 14:04 PM

What you need to know as the Windows 7 end of life and Windows Server 2008 end of life dates approach.

Are you familiar with the term End-of-Life, as it pertains to software? Hopefully so, especially if you’re in the position of managing your...

Business VPNs: Not Always the Best Fit

Thu, Apr, 11, 2019 @ 13:04 PM

Does a VPN make sense for your business?

In this brief Q & A, Sagiss Network Administrator Lead Javier Caporal discusses key concerns to keep in mind when evaluating whether a VPN (Virtual Private Network) makes sense for your business.

Windows 7 End of Life (EOL) Update

Wed, Apr, 10, 2019 @ 16:04 PM

As end-of-life approaches for Windows 7, users are finally beginning to migrate en masse to Windows 10.

On January 20, 2020, Microsoft will officially cease support for its venerable Windows 7 operating system. This means the end of patches and...

VPN's for Businesses: The Benefits.

Thu, Apr, 04, 2019 @ 13:04 PM

How does a VPN benefit your small business?

In this brief Q & A, Sagiss Network Administrator Javier Caporal covers some key points to keep in mind when evaluating whether a VPN or Virtual Private Network makes sense for your business. 

Windows 10: The April Update.

Tue, Apr, 02, 2019 @ 14:04 PM

Windows April 2019 Update

 

New Features:

A big update for Windows hasn’t been available since October of 2018. The new update for April seems to be refining the system and not so much on new features however there are a few.

Phishing is Easy: Economics of the Malware Industry

Tue, Apr, 02, 2019 @ 14:04 PM

Launching a Cyberattack is Easy

Or at the very least, much easier than it used to be. Although byzantine by today’s malware standards, the viruses and trojans of the early 1990s were sophisticated threats for their time. Furthermore, these first...

What is a Zero-Day Vulnerability?

Tue, Apr, 02, 2019 @ 14:04 PM

Zero Day Exploits: What You Need to Know

Undoubtedly, you’ve heard the term zero-day thrown around in news stories and blogs describing a cyberattack, but what sets a zero-day exploit apart from the rest of the motley crew of malware that...

Facebook's Most Significant Outage in Almost a Decade.

Tue, Apr, 02, 2019 @ 14:04 PM

Status ‘Down’: Facebook’s Big Outage

On the morning of March 13th, Facebook and Instagram users started experiencing problems posting and accessing data. At the same time, Downdetector.com--a site where people can check on the status of...