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Privacy Primer: 4 Key Things to Know About Protecting Your Privacy Online

By Erik Briceno

Privacy Primer: 4 Key Things to Know About Protecting Your Privacy Online

Online privacy continues to be a hot issue for individuals and businesses who use the internet. As our reliance on the internet grows, the topic just keeps getting hotter. But the right IT tech support from a managed services provider can help you control the impact on your company.   Read more

By Erik Briceno

Help Your Employees Meet the Challenges of Working Remotely: Give Them the IT Tech Support They Need

The number of Americans who work remotely continues to grow, and so do the challenges for both employees and employers. But having the right IT tech support can minimize potential pitfalls and maintain your company culture.

When it comes to making the remote working experience beneficial and productive, take advantage of the myriad options technology offers to avoid some of the most common problems facing telecommuters.   Read more

7 Tips to Help Your IT Tech Support Team Maintain Security for a Remote Workforce

By Erik Briceno

7 Tips to Help Your IT Tech Support Team Maintain Security for a Remote Workforce

With so many employees working remotely, every business needs a plan for providing those workers with the IT tech support they need to do their jobs. Security concerns should be at the top of that planning list for your remote workforce.

As mobile technology and network infrastructure continue to progress, so do the variety of threats to IT environments and sensitive information. That’s a particular concern when employees work outside the office, whether they’re teleworking or traveling.

While working from home or other remote locations provides numerous benefits for both the employees and the company, it also comes with numerous risks of viruses, malware or hackers. To reduce these potential problems, companies should focus on securing data access rather than the hardware itself – particularly when employees use their own devices.   Read more

3 Steps for Providing the Right IT Support to Your Remote Employees

By Erik Briceno

3 Steps for Providing the Right IT Support to Your Remote Employees

With nearly half of U.S. employees working remotely in some capacity, companies of all sizes should plan for the technology needs of those telecommuters and the IT support they will require.

There are numerous reasons that working remotely can be beneficial, not just for the worker who doesn’t have to commute, but for the business, too. Increased productivity, improved efficiency, lower overhead, lower turnover, reduced stress — studies have documented the many ways working from home can have a positive impact on both an employee’s lifestyle and a company’s bottom line.   Read more

Plan for the End Right From the Beginning: Incorporate End-of-Life Needs Into Your Overall IT Plan

By Erik Briceno

Plan for the End Right From the Beginning: Incorporate End-of-Life Needs Into Your Overall IT Plan

No matter how much you invest in the latest technology, it will continue to change and improve. It’s important to make preparing for that reality a part of your business master plan right from the beginning.

With proper planning and budgeting, you can turn a problem into an opportunity. Your end-of-life tech situation can become the chance to better serve the needs of both your customers and your IT staff.   Read more

Upgrade Your Technology Without Upending Your Budget: Best Practices for Managing End-of-Life Technology

By Erik Briceno

Upgrade Your Technology Without Upending Your Budget: Best Practices for Managing End-of-Life Technology

When technology reaches the end of its lifespan, the resulting situation can create considerable risks for businesses. But it can also create the opportunity for necessary IT upgrades in addition to routine maintenance. How you approach this inevitable business process determines the difference between continued smooth operations and lost productivity.   Read more

The End of the Line: Getting the Right IT Support When Your Technology Becomes Obsolete

By Erik Briceno

The End of the Line: Getting the Right IT Support When Your Technology Becomes Obsolete

Perhaps you’re old enough to remember dialing a rotary telephone, listening to an eight-track tape or even working with Windows 98.

Well, as the saying goes, all good things must come to an end. In a business context, the final stages of a product’s existence — its end of life (EOL) — have broad ramifications for maintaining productivity, ensuring support and preventing security issues.

In particular, end-of-life hardware and software products can create considerable risks for businesses and the data infrastructure they rely on. Having the right IT network support and planning for the inevitable changes are crucial for preventing the kind of problems that can impact the bottom line and your overall business success.   Read more

Best Practices for Avoiding the Dreaded Network Downtime

By Erik Briceno

Best Practices for Avoiding the Dreaded Network Downtime

When it comes to network downtime, it’s essential to take steps to minimize the effects and the resulting costs that can ripple throughout your business and impact your bottom line.

Start by thinking about what could actually happen and then plan accordingly. There are many causes for downtime, and you should plan for them all — from system failure to human error to natural disaster. Regardless of whether the cause is large or small, it’s essential to have contingency plans in place to guide you through an incident and minimize the disruption to your business.   Read more

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Keeping Up With the Bad Guys: 3 Key Trends in Cybersecurity
Keeping Up With the Bad Guys: 3 Key Trends in Cybersecurity
Privacy Primer: 4 Key Things to Know About Protecting Your Privacy Online
Privacy Primer: 4 Key Things to Know About Protecting Your Privacy Online
Help Your Employees Meet the Challenges of Working Remotely: Give Them the IT Tech Support They Need
7 Tips to Help Your IT Tech Support Team Maintain Security for a Remote Workforce
7 Tips to Help Your IT Tech Support Team Maintain Security for a Remote Workforce
3 Steps for Providing the Right IT Support to Your Remote Employees
3 Steps for Providing the Right IT Support to Your Remote Employees
Plan for the End Right From the Beginning: Incorporate End-of-Life Needs Into Your Overall IT Plan
Plan for the End Right From the Beginning: Incorporate End-of-Life Needs Into Your Overall IT Plan
Upgrade Your Technology Without Upending Your Budget: Best Practices for Managing End-of-Life Technology
Upgrade Your Technology Without Upending Your Budget: Best Practices for Managing End-of-Life Technology
The End of the Line: Getting the Right IT Support When Your Technology Becomes Obsolete
The End of the Line: Getting the Right IT Support When Your Technology Becomes Obsolete
Best Practices for Avoiding the Dreaded Network Downtime
Best Practices for Avoiding the Dreaded Network Downtime
Do the Math: Downtime Costs Your Business Money
Do the Math: Downtime Costs Your Business Money