Tech trends and news relevant to small and midsize businesses.

Network Documentation, what is it?

Thu, Feb, 07, 2019 @ 14:02 PM

Network documentation is one of IT's most valuable tool.

A tool that we use to keep changes the same to monitor changes to prevent incorrect changes to come back from disaster recovery. If it's good it will make any kind of reactive call much...

A Guide to Office Tech from CES 2019

Wed, Feb, 06, 2019 @ 12:02 PM

The best tech from CES 2019 for executives on the go!

Recovery Chicken, what is it and how does it help us do our jobs?

Thu, Dec, 27, 2018 @ 10:12 AM

It's yellow, rubber and has a USB drive shoved down its throat. It isn't a conventional piece of hardware you would expect to find around a Managed IT department. However, the "Recovery Chicken" is something that most techs and our clients can't...

Backdoors in Your Everyday Systems

Thu, Nov, 15, 2018 @ 13:11 PM

Today we're exploring backdoors, not the type you call the kids home for dinner. The backdoors in your everyday routers and devices you find in your office and home. What can be done about them, and how to keep yourself safe from hackers in this...

What's the Big Deal with YubiKey?

Wed, Aug, 08, 2018 @ 11:08 AM

Google recently made big headlines when it announced that it has eliminated phishing attacks within its organization. That’s no small feat, considering that Google has tens of thousands of employee accounts to secure, and has already lived...

Why Should Your Business Bother With Automation?

Thu, Jul, 19, 2018 @ 11:07 AM

“Automation” is a buzzword that’s been around for a long time, but even so, there are plenty of organizations that still do things the old-fashioned way. Some tasks certainly benefit from the human touch, but many others can be completed better...

Factors that Determine the Cost of Small Business IT Systems

Fri, May, 04, 2018 @ 13:05 PM

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What is SD-WAN? (in Two Minutes) - Increasing Your Internet Bandwidth While Lowering Costs & Increasing Reliability

Wed, Mar, 14, 2018 @ 10:03 AM

In this week's post, Jim Lancaster explains SD-WAN (Software Defined-Wide Area Network) and the benefits this cutting-edge technology offers to small & midsize businesses.