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Laptop Security Best Practices

Laptop Security Best Practices

Laptops are a valuable asset for the workforce of companies of any size. They allow employees to stay connected while on the go and can are critical tools to accomplish work quickly and effectively....

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Cyber Readiness Strategies #9 and #10

Cyber Readiness Strategies #9 and #10

It's becoming increasingly difficult to keep up with the cyber security threats out there. From ransomware and phishing to malicious insiders and business email compromises, there are many dangers...

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Policies Management in Microsoft 365

Policies Management in Microsoft 365

One of the great benefits of Microsoft 365 is the robust policy-setting capabilities within the platform. You can have the best security features, the most user-friendly Wi-Fi setup, and the most...

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Checklist for IT Employee Offboarding

Checklist for IT Employee Offboarding

Whether an employee leaves a company of their own accord or not, they first must be offboarded to ensure an easy and secure transition from their current role to their next one. IT administrators...

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12 Cyber Readiness Strategies #7 and #8

12 Cyber Readiness Strategies #7 and #8

In our last blog post, we discussed cyber readiness strategies: #5 Back-Up Everything and #6 Don't Neglect Compliance. Continuing our series this week are discussing strategies #7 and #8, Continuous...

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12 Cyber-Readiness Strategies #5 and #6

12 Cyber-Readiness Strategies #5 and #6

If you're like most IT professionals, you're always looking for ways to improve your organization's cyber-readiness. And rightly so: the stakes are high, and the threats are constantly evolving. In...

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3 Reasons Why Microsoft Teams Matters

3 Reasons Why Microsoft Teams Matters

The shift to hybrid work has made Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) one of the fastest-growing technology sectors. In Q1 2021 the UCaaS user base grew by 46% from the first quarter of 2020...

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Device RMA Process Infographic

Device RMA Process Infographic

Journey to a Great RMA Process When making and selling computers, phones, tablets, IoT, or other devices, you know that eventually some of your devices will get returned. Handling the returns in a...

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6 Steps to Great RMAs for Your Devices

6 Steps to Great RMAs for Your Devices

If you are in the business of making and selling computers, phones, tablets, IoT, or other devices, you know that eventually some of your devices will get returned. If your devices are being used in...

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12 Cyber Readiness Strategies #3 and #4

12 Cyber Readiness Strategies #3 and #4

3. Keep Updates – Up to Date While software updates often introduce new or enhanced features into your apps, programs, and systems, they also install security and performance fixes known as patches....

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12 Cyber Readiness Strategies #1 and #2

12 Cyber Readiness Strategies #1 and #2

Is your business ready to handle a targeted cyber-attack? Maybe you have been attacked and don't even know it. According to the the 2020 Thales Data Threat Report, 49% of US companies have already...

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Microsoft 365 Trends in 2022

Microsoft 365 Trends in 2022

After a somewhat late start and mixed approach to offering services versus software (remember ASPs and Hosted Exchange), Microsoft 365 has become the dominant SaaS platform for mid-market and SMB...

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Remote Device Management Trends in 2022

Remote Device Management Trends in 2022

In the third of our four-part series on trends for 2022, we are looking at device management trends. When we talk about devices we mean any physical asset that a person uses to connect to a network...

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Cloud Compliance in 2022

Cloud Compliance in 2022

This is the second in our series of 2022 trends. Last week we covered employee information management trends for 2022. This week we look at the trends for cloud compliance in 2022.  Compliance –...

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CMMC Compliance Infographic

CMMC Compliance Infographic

CMMC & Cloud Compliance The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) is a new and still developing standard for measuring a company’s cybersecurity effectiveness.  CMMC is simply...

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Why Engage an MSP?

Why Engage an MSP?

Why Engage an MSP? (Part 1) Managed IT services is external support for a company’s core IT functions. Specifically, it entails end-user support, cloud, security, and device management. Typically...

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