5 Ways to Protect Your Business from Ransomware
Ransomware is a type of software, called malware, that cybercriminals use to extort money from the organizations they target. Essentially, the malware locks up all or parts of a computer system and network, preventing use by the owners. The perpetrators then demand money to release the locked files or inaccessible system. Already a huge internet […]
Are In-House or Outsourced IT Services More Effective?
Managing your company’s IT needs can be an enormous challenge, especially if you have a small to midsize business. Keeping your own in-house team is expensive, and they may not be able to handle all of your system’s needs. Using managed IT services may be the better choice for your company. Minimize Downtime Your company […]
The Biggest Mistakes Businesses are Making with their IT
Often, businesses look at managed technology services as something that functions separately from day-to-day operations. You call in the “IT guy” whenever needed, but may forget that information technology has an inextricable link with every action your business conducts regularly, from sending emails to securing proprietary information. Below, we list some of the most common […]
Technology Trends on the Rise
Technology trends today are evolving rapidly, with new innovations dramatically accelerating corporate digital transformation, enabling faster change and progress. IT companies have also aligned their managed IT services with emerging technology trends to serve the growing demand for IT support professionals. As technology continues growing, business owners who can’t keep up the pace risk being […]
Holiday Shopping Tips!
With the Holidays around the corner lots of people are asking about what device they should get for themselves or loved ones. Here are the basics to keep in mind. It all depends on two things, your needs and your budget. If you are only going to read e-books and minimal web browsing then the […]
Windows 8.1 and Apple iOS 7 are Coming!
This year will be a very exciting year for upgrades in software. There are two Operating System (OS) platforms getting updated before the end of the year. Windows is releasing Windows 8.1 as significant update to Windows 8. Also, Apple is introducing iOS 7 for many of the devices currently in your hands. Sorry Android […]
Tablet Decision Guide
The first step to purchasing a tablet device is knowing what you want to do with it. Price is what most people will think of first, but would you rather pay less for something that does not do what you want or pay for features you will never use? That’s why we are here to […]
Windows 8 Tips: Getting started
Windows 8 is coming; it’s very different compared to any previous Windows versions. There is no Start menu, in comes the new touch-oriented Metro Start screen, new applications, new interfaces. We’ve been looking into every part of Windows 8; and coming up with a list of important tips and tricks. 1. How to find Applications The […]
MasterWorks Conference Room Setup
We were approached by an existing client to setup a State-Of-The-Art Conference Room. This includes a High Defintion Projector with Multiple Sources available to the client to display on both an 80″ Whiteboard/Projection Screen or the LCD Smart-TV from Samsung. The sleek design of the projector mount and the ability to hide all of the components inside […]
Password Security – Protect Yourself and Your Identity
Your password should meet the following criteria to increase your protection: It should contain at least 7 characters It should have at least one upper case letter It should have at least one lower case letter It should contain at least one number These additional tips will help increase the strength of your password Don’t […]