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5 Benefits of Proactive IT

5 Benefits of Proactive IT

Small- and medium-sized businesses have to constantly juggle between different priorities and demands. Such as acquiring or retaining customers, increasing productivity, keeping up with industry standards...the list goes on.

Technology, then, is vital in helping businesses streamline processes and staying ahead of the competition.

3 Hidden Benefits of a Business Continuity Plan

3 Hidden Benefits of a Business Continuity Plan

A business continuity plan gives your business a fighting chance in the face of cyberattacks, equipment failures, human error and natural disasters. A proper business continuity plan can mean core business operations resume within minutes, critical-data is restored immediately, and you don’t lose business altogether.

Beware of watering hole attacks!

Beware of watering hole attacks!

Hackers have plenty of ways to breach your systems. They can use complex programs to exploit software bugs, send emails to dupe you into downloading malware, or insert a malware-infected USB drive directly into your computer. However, another increasingly popular hacking method is a watering hole attack.

What Are the Benefits of Office 365 for Small Businesses?

What Are the Benefits of Office 365 for Small Businesses?

Office 365 is the productivity suite of choice for millions of businesses and individuals all over the world. As a one-stop system that offers a variety of features, from word processing to email management to online storage, Office 365 is the ideal solution for small businesses that want to increase efficiency and cut costs.

Things to consider when setting an IT Budget

Things to consider when setting an IT Budget

Small- and medium-sized businesses need to carefully budget their IT expenses in order to be successful. After all, you can't just go around purchasing cutting-edge technologies just because some magazine article told you to. As a business owner, you want to purchase the essentials -- the technologies that boost productivity, eliminate pain points, and ensure business continuity.

4 ways to speed up mobile charging

4 ways to speed up mobile charging

Whether you use an iPhone or a Xiaomi, your mobile will sooner or later run out of battery. When this happens, you want it to be charged to 100% quickly, but not everyone knows how to do it. Read on to learn four ways about how you can charge your mobile faster.

3 Surprising applications of blockchain

3 Surprising applications of blockchain

Most people associate blockchain technology with Bitcoin, the infamous digital currency that rose to fame in 2017. But blockchain technology is not tied to financial transactions, and it’s creating all sorts of exciting opportunities for faster, more secure information exchange — see for yourself!
What is blockchain?
Blockchain, like the cloud, is more of a concept than a specific piece of software or hardware.

3 ways to ensure your FB data is private

3 ways to ensure your FB data is private

The public went into a frenzy when reports surfaced that Cambridge Analytica, a UK-based data analytics firm, retrieved millions of Facebook users’ private information without their knowledge. But that doesn’t mean you can’t do anything about it, and here are 3 ways to guarantee your data remains private.

How to calculate the TCO of VoIP

How to calculate the TCO of VoIP

Choosing whether or not to deploy VoIP phone systems is an easy decision. But choosing a system that works for your business can be difficult, with all the products, vendors, features, and data plans available. Oftentimes, however, selecting a VoIP system comes down to calculating the total cost of ownership (TCO).

What is TCO?
The TCO is the overall sum of procuring, deploying, and operating a VoIP system has over its life cycle, which is typically five years.