Thought Leadership

Moving your email to Office 365

November 21, 2016

Moving your email over to Office 365, or Office 365 Migration as we in the tech world call it, can be intimidating for small businesses. Office 365 is the cloud-based version of the popular Microsoft Office 2016, or previous versions. With Office 365, you get online access to email, collaboration, presence/communication, and Office Web Apps. We have identified the 5 major benefits of making the switch: Automatic backup of your files Remember when you had to stress about a file being saved? [...]

Incident Response Plans – Got One?

November 15, 2016

The inevitable has happened—you’ve been hacked. Or maybe your CEO lost his laptop at the airport, critical equipment got fried when someone shut off the A/C in the server room, or an intern deleted your entire SQL database.  The decisions you make in the next few hours will be critical in determining the depth of impact on your business for months or years to come. It would be nice to think that nothing like this will ever happen to your organization, but the truth is, it’s not a matte [...]

5 Ways Malware is Changing

November 7, 2016

Malware, or malicious software, is a family for cybersecurity threats. Malware includes spyware, viruses, adware, worms, Trojans, keyloggers, and other unwanted programs. Notably, this year, malware has targeted and successfully infiltrated energy companies. Where malware used to target individuals, now 70-90% of malware targets organizations. Although still not as common as phishing, malware poses a threat to small businesses. Here are five ways it is changing: Growing The sheer number [...]