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DRaaS: Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Providers

Business continuity is a business’s ability to continue operating after an unexpected event disrupts business operations. Many different types of events can cause business interruption, such as natural disasters, man-made accidents, and equipment failures. Business continuity providers can help to manage your disaster recovery plan and protect your critical data. DRaaS (Disaster Recovery as a …

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Network Security in Banking: What You Need To Know (Part 2 of 2)

In the first of our 2-part series on Network Security in Banking, we looked at the importance of network security for financial institutions. In Part 2 we will discuss the signs of a security breach and methods that you can employ to mitigate or eliminate your risk. HOW DO YOU KNOW IF THERE HAS BEEN A …

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Network Security in Banking: What You Need To Know (Part 1 of 2)

Protecting critical financial data Banks are among the most vulnerable institutions in terms of network security risk exposure. Hackers target banks for many reasons, but they all share one thing in common: money. Well executed network security in banking helps protect banks and their customers’ critical data. Bank networks must protect their networks from all …

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Don’t Let WiFi Be Your Biggest Security Gap

Wi-Fi hacking is the biggest threat to your security network that’s often overlooked–and not offering secure Wi-Fi to your employees, customers, and vendors is becoming a detriment to your business. Wi-Fi attacks are inexpensive to launch and extremely popular, and Wi-Fi users don’t always understand the risks. Hackers can view everything you do while you …

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What is Ransomware?

From individual PCs to enterprise IT infrastructure – ransomware attacks are only continuing to rise. It is possible to prevent ransomware attacks with some basic assessments and solution to fight against your vulnerabilities.  Just like a physical security system, its important to significantly improve your ability to protect yourself, company, team, and overall success from …

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How to prevent a ransomware attack with IT Planning – Part 2

As we stated last week, ransomware is a data hostage situation.  A hacker will lock your data, ask for a large sum of money, and only return your data when you pay them in bitcoin or other less traceable means.  Here are 3 more ways on how to prevent a ransomware attack at your company. Use an …

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How to prevent a ransomware attack with IT Planning – Part 1

From individual PCs to enterprise IT infrastructure – ransomware attacks are on the rise. Every week we learn of another cyberattack on an American corporation or utility from foreign hackers, demanding multi-million dollar ransoms to unlock their network.  But it’s not only large corporations that are vulnerable to these attacks. Small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) …

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Managed IT Services vs Break-Fix IT Support: What to Expect

WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN BREAK/FIX SUPPORT AND MANAGED SERVICES? With break-fix IT support solutions, help desk or technical support is mostly provided by you, the customer, contacting your IT Service provider because you are having an issue. They will not see the problem before you do, because there is no monitoring or reporting in place. The …

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5 Reasons Why You Need a Managed IT Services Provider (MSP)

HIRING A MANAGED IT SERVICES PROVIDER ISN’T EXCITING, BUT YOUR BUSINESS RELIES ON IT. When thinking about your business, you must remember that technology runs your company. IT can no longer be an afterthought budget like it was in the 90s. Don’t be shortsighted with your IT spend. You can no longer go without good …

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