Tech trends and news relevant to small and midsize businesses.

Data Backup and Disaster Recovery

Thu, Jan, 31, 2019 @ 13:01 PM

Defining a disaster is an interesting concept in and of itself. It could be as simple as deleting one very important file, or perhaps thousands of files all at once.

Regardless of what happened, you need to get back up and running quickly!

What is IaaS, and Do I Need It? 

Wed, Feb, 21, 2018 @ 11:02 AM

 In the world of IT, we love a good acronym. It would get pretty tedious saying things like “Simple Network Management Protocol” all day long, so of course we just say SNMP. But one acronym in particular has the attention of many business owners...

Infographic - Azure Cloud Security Features

Wed, Sep, 27, 2017 @ 15:09 PM

Microsoft is making some serious waves with Azure, its signature cloud infrastructure platform. 

Azure has turned into a productivity powerhouse, complete with incredible scalability and enterprise-grade cybersecurity. Over 90% of the Fortune 500...

20 Fascinating Facts about The Internet of Things

Wed, Aug, 23, 2017 @ 13:08 PM

Please follow this link for an updated 2019 version of this article:

2019 Edition: 15 Fascinating Facts about the Internet of Things

 

Summary

Despite the fact that some experts having dubbed the Internet of Things (IoT) the "4th Industrial...

Businesses Face Mounting Demand to Strengthen Cybersecurity

Wed, Jul, 05, 2017 @ 17:07 PM

Summary

Barely six weeks ago, the WannaCry ransomware attack swept across the globe. Last week, another ransomware attack, called PetyaWrap, broke out in Russia and quickly spread worldwide, shutting down the shipping giant, Moller-Maersk, among...

6 Ways People Are Trying To Keep Their Browsing Data Private

Thu, May, 25, 2017 @ 09:05 AM

Summary

On April 3rd, 2017, the White house signed a bill repealing several broadband internet privacy rules. These rules, enacted during the Obama administration and set to take effect in late-2017, would have severely restricted what an ISP...

Backup & Recovery: 5 Reasons To Migrate Backups To The Cloud

Wed, Nov, 23, 2016 @ 12:11 PM

Updated: Jan 24, 2019

These days it is essential that all companies maintain a reliable data backup and disaster recovery system. These systems ensure that mission-critical data is not lost in the event of a disaster or cyber attack. Luckily,...

Public vs. Private Cloud: Which Is Best For Disaster Recovery?

Tue, Oct, 18, 2016 @ 12:10 PM

Updated: Jan 23, 2019

Setting up a reliable and secure data backup system should be high on your list of business goals.

After all, losing access to mission-critical data can be utterly disastrous for a business, potentially resulting is loss...