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Tips for extending laptop battery life

March 20th, 2019
Tips for extending laptop battery life

If you want to use your laptop in an airport, a co-working space, or a cafe, the first thing you would look for is a power socket. If you are not lucky enough to find an available outlet, you’ll have to depend on your laptop’s battery (assuming it still has power after your last charge). […]

Cloud security: Everything you need to know

March 19th, 2019
Cloud security: Everything you need to know

Cloud technology is becoming more pervasive every day. A Forbes report found that 77% of enterprises have at least one application or a portion of their enterprise computing infrastructure in the cloud. But somehow, myths about its lack of security remain. Hands-on management Unless you have an overinflated budget, relying on local copies of data […]

Manage your business better with ERP

March 15th, 2019
Manage your business better with ERP

From accounting to inventory, small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) need various systems to function, and managing them simultaneously is a colossal task. Enterprise resource planning (ERP) software can help you manage these systems efficiently and improve business performance. ERP explained ERP is a program that integrates all your systems into a single database, so if […]

New security features for your Android device

March 14th, 2019
New security features for your Android device

Mobile devices can be considered an extension of ourselves, containing personal information like web browsing behavior, email exchanges, bank transactions, and other private data. Losing your smartphone or having it stolen is a nightmare, but the good news is that Android devices have security tools you can use to keep your data safe. Set a […]

Stop ransomware with virtualization

March 13th, 2019
Stop ransomware with virtualization

Ransomware is a type of malware that encrypts your data and makes it impossible to access unless you pay a ransom. While it may appear to be difficult to stop, you should never give in to the hacker’s demands. Before you end up being a victim of ransomware, protect yourself with virtual disaster recovery (DR) […]

How do I find and manage shadow IT and rogue devices, and put policies in place to ensure we remain secure?

March 11th, 2019
How do I find and manage shadow IT and rogue devices, and put policies in place to ensure we remain secure?

Picture this: your sales team leader excitedly tells you about their new plan to use cloud apps and the latest devices to become more mobile and better reach clients. As the security advisor, your first thought is that more endpoints mean more risk for data security.

With the tools from Microsoft 365, you don’t have to stress anymore. You can analyze the risk of each app used, monitor for login attempts from suspicious devices, and protect sensitive data wherever it travels–all through Microsoft 365.

Don’t let security concerns stand in the way of progress. Give your IT team the tools they need to help the rest of your business thrive.

Office 365 and DLP policy: What you need to know

March 8th, 2019
Office 365 and DLP policy: What you need to know

A sound strategy for responding to unexpected data loss is every business’s concern, regardless of its niche or size. Various contributing factors to data loss range from human neglect to failure in storage, transmission, or data processing.

Microsoft has been addressing this issue with its data loss prevention (DLP) policies to beat online security risks in today’s cloud-driven world.

New Windows operating system is on its way

March 7th, 2019
New Windows operating system is on its way

Microsoft is reportedly working on a new, lightweight version of Windows. The operating system (OS), currently known as “Windows Lite,” is said to be Microsoft’s answer to Google’s Chrome OS. There are still plenty of unanswered questions about the OS, but here’s what we know so far. What is Windows Lite? Windows Lite is a […]

Cyberthreats and the finance sector

March 6th, 2019
Cyberthreats and the finance sector

The financial sector has long been heavily targeted by cybercriminals. Over the years, the number of attacks that involved extortion, social engineering, and credential-stealing malware has surged rapidly. This means that financial institutions should strive to familiarize themselves with the threats and the agents behind them. Here are seven new threats and tactics, techniques, and […]

5 Common IT challenges for small law firms and how to solve them

March 6th, 2019
5 Common IT challenges for small law firms and how to solve them

Law firms keep extremely sensitive personal information. Regardless of a law firm’s size, securing sensitive client data is a top priority in a business driven by trust and confidentiality. Finding the right IT vendor that truly understands the need to tailor-fit their services to a law firm’s unique needs would help achieve long-standing mutual gains.