Is An MSP the Right Fit for Your business?

Your employees cannot work if your technology is not working. Many small businesses still hire a dedicated IT employee, but that’s not always the best answer. Managed service providers (MSPs) are an increasingly popular option for small businesses. What is a managed service provider (MSP)? An MSP is an outsourced IT department. They handle all ….Read More

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What’s Your Company’s Biggest Security Threat?

What is be the most significant threat to cybersecurity teams in 2018? According to a May 2018 survey from information security company Trustwave, 22 percent of full-time information technology (IT) professionals said preventing malware, including ransomware, was their biggest security threat and obligation for 2018.   Trustwave commissioned a third-party research firm to create the 2018 ….Read More

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UMS Saves Its Clients Millions of Dollars

Utility Management Services’ mission is to protect their customers from growing utility expenses. They are constantly educating them on rapidly-changing energy trends and fiscal energy opportunities that can have a significant impact on their organizations. The UMS experts perform in-depth studies, analyses and audits to uncover savings opportunities and reclaim any money due as the ….Read More

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An I.T. Assessment & Audit -Valuable Information for Businesses

All business owners need a clear picture of their company’s capabilities and whether they will likely meet the current and future needs of their industry and customers. A professional I.T. assessment can provide essential information and recommendations to allow smart, informed Technology Decisions and planning. Each business owner and/or board of directors needs to have a clear answer ….Read More

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Ransomware Is A Billion Dollar Business

Estimates from the FBI show that the costs from so-called ransomware have reached an all-time high. Cyber-criminals collected well over $1 billion in the first quarter of 2017 by extorting businesses and institutions to unlock computer servers. Wow, at that rate, ransomware is on pace to be a $5 billion-plus a year crime this year! The ….Read More

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Managed I.T. Services Key to HIPAA Compliance

HIPAA Risk Assessments and constant monitoring are essential to the healthcare industry, helping practices avoid HIPAA audit failures. A professionally prepared HIPAA risk assessment can serve as a critical basis for an ongoing HIPAA compliance program. The OCR is the regulatory enforcement agency that oversees the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act’s (HIPAA) Privacy, Security, and ….Read More

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Your Business Survival depends on Good Backups

Data Loss Prevention 101 There are many threats to your company’s data, from Cyber-Attacks to natural Disasters and equipment failures. Many businesses will fail if they experience catastrophic loss of their data. Your best strategy could be portable hard drives kept off-site in a safe place with a second backup in the cloud for double security! One backup is ….Read More

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