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Increase productivity with Office 365 and Surface

Microsoft recently showcased Surface, a line of touchscreen-based laptops and tablets that run on the latest version of Windows. These gadgets boast compact builds, sharp displays, and other top-of-the-line specifications. And the best part is, all of these devices can integrate seamlessly with Office 365 to help you achieve optimum productivity. Here’s what you can […]

Identity and access management 101

Whether it be cloud, mobile, or on-premises, every technology you use stores confidential data that are accessed by your employees. So how do you guarantee the safety of said data from cyberthreats like identity theft, phishing attacks, and more? Identity and access management (IAM) is the answer, and here’s why. What is IAM? Identity and […]

5 Benefits of having an MSP handle IT support

It’s getting harder and harder for in-house IT teams to keep up with the pace of technology advancements. Even in West Palm Beach, which is rich with information technology talent, businesses are struggling to stay ahead of the curve. Setting up and maintaining a fully staffed in-house department is prohibitively expensive for all but the largest companies, especially when you factor in the six-figure salaries the positions command.

How to tackle the challenges of multi-cloud security

Your business, like most others nowadays, probably relies on the cloud. It's a smart move, but if you're not careful, you could end up with all your data at the mercy of a single vendor. A multi-cloud strategy results in cost savings, reduced downtime, and better redundancy but comes with a nasty side effect: it's harder to manage data and ensure security.

Cybersecurity: How to defend against insider threats

In the cybersecurity world, an insider threat is an individual or business partner who uses company data inappropriately. Today’s companies must take proactive steps to prevent insider threats, which is why we put together some tips and tricks. #1 Educate You must teach your team to recognize personally identifiable information (PII) and understand the financial […]

7 Essential Office 365 add-ons

Microsoft Office 365 productivity applications like Word, PowerPoint, Excel, OneNote, and Outlook have allowed businesses to meet client demands efficiently, and its numerous productivity add-ons have enabled users to deliver more in less time. Here’s a handful of Office 365 extensions that help you improve workflow. #1. Teams Teams is ideal for organizations that collaborate […]

Business continuity in the cloud

Are you weighing the pros and cons of the cloud for business continuity? Let’s take a closer look at why the cloud is best for this strategy. Better uptime Backing up to an internal drive or an external hard drive won’t completely secure data. If someone steals your device, you instantly lose the backup it […]

Don’t skip security audits for your business

One step in the network security cycle you should never skip is security audit — doing so puts your business at risk of cyberattacks and data loss. Read on to understand how security audits can make or break your system integrity. Auditing and the security strategy Audits are necessary to maintain system integrity and uphold […]

Top 6 VoIP service myths you should ignore

With recent advances in internet speed and reliability, the past few years have seen a rapid uptake in Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) technology. Consumers have already been making calls over the web for years with popular applications like Skype, so it was only inevitable that businesses would follow suit.