America’s Most Wanted: IT Skills Division

America’s Most Wanted: IT Skills Division

These days, it may seem to you that technology is moving at blistering speeds.

How a managed IT services provider can make the headache of data-regulations compliance go away

How a managed IT services provider can make the headache of data-regulations compliance go away

Compliance.

Planning IT resources for your startup

Planning IT resources for your startup

The adage “measure twice, cut once” applies to most things in life. When it comes to technology planning, it’s no different—you’ll waste less time and money dealing with problems by planning carefully. It can be easy to think of technology as a blanket solution to many of the challenges your organization may face. And indeed, with the right IT resources, you’ll be able to leverage limited capital ...

Top 5 ways to upgrade your IT skills

Top 5 ways to upgrade your IT skills

IT solutions in businesses today use many types of computers and storage and networking equipment. As technology continues to develop, IT continues to come up with brand-new means by which businesses collect, maintain, and retrieve information. In this context, information can mean written content, databases, spreadsheets, email, and completed online forms, and much more.

5 Undeniable ways your business can profit from cloud technology

5 Undeniable ways your business can profit from cloud technology

With businesses across all industries finding themselves under constant pressure to innovate, there’s a greater case for adopting cloud technology than ever. If your existing IT department is under the strain of increased demand or lack of in-house expertise, it’s time to start following in other small businesses’ footsteps.

How hackers steal your passwords (and tips on managing passwords correctly)

How hackers steal your passwords (and tips on managing passwords correctly)

Weak passwords are easy to break; and hackers easily take low-hanging account credentials to steal more sensitive information to perform identity fraud, blackmail, extortion, and other malicious activities.

How businesses can prepare for a cyberattack

Many businesses faced significant security challenges in 2018, and as the year wraps up, experts predict that threats will continue to develop and grow. According to a report by Ponemon Institute, data breaches have resulted in some worrying figures in terms of financial impact on the corporate world. This represents a 6.4 percent increase from last year’s $3.62 million, which means the cost of a ...

5 Ways managed security services can help your business save money

5 Ways managed security services can help your business save money

Cybersecurity should be an absolute top priority for any business, no matter its scope or industry. However, many organizations compromise on security to save money by sticking with outdated hardware, unsupported software, and inadequate counterthreat measures that just don’t work. Oftentimes, they simply hope for the best, assuming that enterprise-grade security measures are something that only ...

Does your business need managed security?

Does your business need managed security?

Cybersecurity is a challenge for everyone. Even the State of Connecticut is struggling to keep up. And when it comes to the central role that modern technology plays in your company’s environment, it could be challenging to stay relevant and competitive if you don’t have the right mix of IT solutions on your side.

Are you getting your money's worth from your cybersecurity solution?

Are you getting your money's worth from your cybersecurity solution?

For many years, small and medium businesses (SMBs) were unlikely targets for sophisticated cyberattacks. But contrary to popular belief, this has changed dramatically in the past few years as SMBs become more reliant on IT systems while still suffering from weak security and encryption, and lack of security knowledge and best practices. To a hacker, this translates into reams of sensitive data ...