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6 Scary Emails You Should Never Open

The internet can be scary, but emails are the scariest. Email is the #1 way hackers are able to get into your small business’ network. Unsurprisingly, people are much easier to trick than security systems like firewalls and anti-virus. If ...

Quick Guide to Cybercrime Prevention

It isn’t often that victims of crimes are socially required to take the blame from the criminal - but in the case of cybercrime, it’s the unfortunate truth. No matter the gravity of the cyber attack, society blames the victim ...

The Top Ten Time Wasting Apps We Love

Tech support never slows down. We’re constantly answering calls and solving problems. But, we still like to waste time during lunch or in a dentist’s waiting room (but definitely not during meetings). Our engineers and technicians were enthusiastically quick to ...

How to Prepare Your Small Business for Tornado Season

Summer is here, which means it’s tornado season in Indiana. Chances are, you’re prepared for tornadoes at home. You’ve known what to do during a tornado since you were a child. Go to the basement. Go to a hallway. Avoid ...

How to Identify Cyber Threats and Prevent Them

In this deep dive into the different methods cybercriminals use to infiltrate our systems, we will review the most common tricks in depth. Hopefully, we can arm you with the tools you need to prevent those infiltrations. Before we start, ...

Even Against a Natural Disaster, Your Data is Safe in the Cloud

In the past years, hurricane season in the United States has brought some of the most widespread destruction we've ever seen. There is no doubt, however, that the havoc wreaked by these hurricanes will continue to haunt the communities they ...

Insiders Guide to Managed Services

At its most basic definition, managed services is the practice of outsourcing IT support, where the service provider performs pre-defined services related to the IT infrastructure and networks in a business. These services are typically provided on a subscription basis. ...

The Evolution of Internet Security

As long as there has been an internet, there have been people who try to manipulate it. The bigger the Internet gets the higher risk it becomes for intrusions, phishing, viruses, worms, and fraud. While the Internet as we know ...

Cloud Computing: The Pros and Cons

Making the decision to move your business to the cloud can be a scary one. Sure, the cloud is a widely used tool for the majority of businesses, but even Internet giants like Twitter, Amazon, and Spotify have had downages. ...

What is a Business Continuity Plan?

Defining a business continuity plan isn't simple. Business continuity varies from business to business, and each plan is unique. Depending on how your business operates, you may think about it a lot differently than another business owner. At it's most basic ...

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