4 Common Sources of Computer Viruses

When you think of computer safety, the first thing that comes to mind is avoiding and preventing computer viruses. Everyone knows that a computer virus can destroy your laptop to the point where it’s completely non-functional. If it hasn’t happened to you before, then it’s happened to someone you know. The thing is, we never really talk about how we get viruses in the first place. You probably have a firewall

Backup Data Offsite to Thwart Cyber Criminals

Backup Data

Time and time again, managed service providers have stressed the importance of completing regular data backups, even for very small businesses. As even these small businesses have come to rely on their data more and more, most companies do understand why backing up their data is a very smart move on their part. Unfortunately cyber criminals are always on the lookout for additional targets and they do seem to target

Business Continuity – One of the Keys to Maintaining Success

Maintaining Success

In a global world, a company may find themselves competing with organizations, not just around the block or in another state, but perhaps with other businesses halfway across the globe. With more competition than ever, no reputable company wants to gain a fly-by-night reputation with the public. This is where focusing on business continuity comes into play. What does an organization need to do to cultivate a reputation that says

Early Preparation for the 2019 Hurricane

Early Preparation

It is a great idea that everyone has a good plan in place for the upcoming 2019 hurricane to protect their IT systems. We understand the massive damages that hurricanes can do when it gets us unprepared. Below are some steps you can follow in preparation for a hurricane: Property check – Ensure your property is well protected from water damages as it is the main thing that affects IT 

Cloud Disaster Recovery: 5 Key Steps to Secure Your Data

Cloud Computing

Hosting applications on the cloud is tempting many IT organisations for sundry reasons like availing benefits from data centers, backup power sources and other capabilities that till lately only established IT organisations could afford. Pay-as-you-go culture or guaranteed availability makes cloud adoption an easy and unperturbed choice for many SMBs and large scale organisations. Many hosting providers maintain compound data centers, so decision makers often assume disaster recovery to be