The ultimate guide to manage Google reviews

November 13th, 2017

Strategies for attracting new customers are always changing, and Google is shaking things up yet again. Apart from well-placed keywords and link-worthy content, reviews from sites like Facebook and Yelp will be displayed in the search results. How Google changed search results Google’s new search algorithm is designed to lead people to high-quality products and […]

Is serverless computing as good as it sounds?

November 9th, 2017

The next big thing in cloud computing is capturing small-business owners’ attention, and it’s easy to see why. Even after migrating to the cloud, businesses are still forced to deal with configuring and maintaining servers; it’s just done over the internet. Serverless computing changes that entirely. What is it? Outsourcing workloads to the cloud — […]

New Office attack method puts users in danger

November 7th, 2017

From cloud hacks to malicious macros, hackers are becoming more creative in how they breach Microsoft Office. And although Microsoft releases security patches as soon as vulnerabilities are discovered, there’s a new hacking technique that allows cybercriminals to slip past traditional threat detection tools. What’s the new Office threat? The Office exploit takes advantage of […]

Hackers KRACK WiFi security

November 2nd, 2017

For ages, most people assumed that setting a strong password on their WiFi router was enough to prevent cyberattacks, but recent events prove otherwise. Two Belgian security analysts have found a serious weakness in WiFi networks, called KRACK, that puts your wireless devices in danger. What is KRACK? Simply put, KRACK, short for ‘key reinstallation […]

Cisco to predict IT failures using AI

October 31st, 2017

Mark Zuckerberg and Elon Musk are not the only ones dabbling with AI and machine learning. According to Cisco, these technologies might be key to the future of IT system management and business continuity, both of which have grown increasingly complex over the years. Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning are extremely useful in helping […]

The Ransomware Checklist: Are You Prepared?

October 31st, 2017

Ransomware is nothing new, but the last couple of years have seen an especially unprecedented rise in its proliferation. Even multinational companies with services in Orange County were attacked, as evidenced by the Petya infection at the APM Terminal.

Many small businesses are left wondering how they can possibly survive the onslaught of this latest disturbing trend.

Dropbox introduces Smart Sync and Showcase

October 30th, 2017

Stop transferring files from your full local hard disk and start working — this seems to be Dropbox’s new tagline for its newly launched feature, Smart Sync. It promises to rid you of the constant worry of limited disk space. Read on to learn more. Stop worrying about storage space Gone are the days when […]

The right way to set up guest Wi-Fi

October 27th, 2017

Customers, partners, and vendors expect internet access when they’re visiting someone else’s office. This is why guest Wi-Fi access is so common. But setting it up the wrong way can create a frustrating experience for people looking to connect and leave your company exposed to attacks. Here’s how to do it right. Never give guests […]

5 Signs of a Great IT Support Provider

October 27th, 2017

Technology forms the backbone of any modern business. However, for technology to function correctly and align with the goals of your organization, ongoing support and maintenance are critical.

Unfortunately, you can’t expect your hardware and software to work perfectly without regular care behind the scenes.

Protect your devices with virtualization

October 25th, 2017

With cybersecurity threats targeting small and large businesses, solutions that protect mobile devices are no longer a niche service. More work is being handled away from the office, which means more opportunities for security breaches. Virtualization vendors are leading the charge to tackle these challenges with innovative solutions. Mobile device management and virtualization Simply put, […]