August 2, 2022
How Cyber Insurance Renewals Impact Cyber Security An undeniable reality of 2022 is that cyber threats continue to be a significant source of worry for businesses worldwide. Small businesses are increasingly under scrutiny from bad actors who are targeting them in higher numbers than ever before. In fact, recent research shows that small businesses are three times more likely1 to fall victim to cyber attacks than larger compani[…]
July 28, 2022
Must-Have Customer Experience Technology Over the last two years, the customer experience has changed drastically in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Customers have gotten accustomed to ordering from a digital touch screen instead of a person, paying with a tap of their phone, and seeking assistance from an online chatbot. There are many other useful customer experience technology examples out there. However, any techn[…]
April 20, 2022
What the Recent Microsoft Security Updates Tell Us About the Future of Cloud and Cyber Security In February 2022, a new set of Microsoft security updates were announced. These updates were designed to reinforce existing cyber security policies and fold in new safeguards in areas that need additional attention and protection. As multi-cloud and cyber security evolve, understanding and implementing these updates is critical to ensure that businesses are working with the mos[…]
February 15, 2022
Understanding the New Microsoft Licensing Changes With the new year comes new changes, especially for businesses that are using Microsoft 365 as the basis for their operations. On January 10th, the tech giant launched the newest Microsoft licensing changes and promotions, which they’re calling the Microsoft New Commerce Experience. Right now, we’re in the initial promo period, which is set to last until June 2022 for monthly t[…]
September 26, 2021
Best Practices for Cloud Management It seems that everyone is moving to the cloud these days, and there’s a good reason for it. There are many cloud migration benefits in today’s environment. They range from saving money to greater security. However, businesses that move to the cloud need to use cloud management best practices to ensure that they have control over the complexity of the cloud environment. The Impo[…]
September 24, 2021
Microsoft Office 365 Benefits: Are You Using Everything It Has to Offer? Microsoft Office 365 usage had been growing rapidly prior to the pandemic, but in 2020, Microsoft added 95 million users.1 As companies needed to lock down and support their employees who were working from home, the need for an integrated productivity tool skyrocketed. You may already be using Office 365, which Microsoft renamed "Microsoft 365" last year. For many people, it’s […]
September 23, 2021
SD-WAN Solutions Keep Remote & Hybrid Workers Securely Connected If your business employs remote or hybrid workers, you’ve undoubtedly done your homework on the network connection options that are available to your dispersed work teams. There are quite a few options to consider, but the best one provides consistent, secure, high-performance access – SD-WAN solutions. SD-WAN technology delivers improved connections that translate to better us[…]
May 19, 2021
Mitigating Cloud Computing Security Risks Cloud computing has become synonymous with efficient business. Chances are, you’re already using some type of cloud-based solution – even if you hadn’t recognized it as such. Cloud computing can be as simple as using Google Sheets to share data or as all-encompassing as migrating all data storage online and utilizing cloud-based SD-WAN to turn your business into a total cloud e[…]
May 13, 2021
Why Modern Businesses Must Integrate Cloud Computing In 2021, 93% of enterprises report using a cloud service,1 and the cloud services market is expected to exceed $620 billion by 2023. Companies can increasingly cut IT costs while expanding services and improving security by migrating to the cloud. If you’re not yet on the cloud or you have an expensive and inefficient portfolio of cloud-based systems that don’t work well togeth[…]
April 22, 2021
Cloud Cost Optimization: Are You Managing Your Cloud Wisely? When businesses move to the cloud, the decision is usually made with two things in mind: efficiency and cost savings. For most companies, storing your data in the cloud is far more cost-effective than purchasing and managing massive server facilities to then hire internal IT staff to maintain the hardware, software, and infrastructure. The problem is that moving everything to t[…]