We know sharing files over the web makes sending information to employees and clients a breeze, but it can also open you and your company up to endless cyber security threats. At Hooks IT, it’s our goal to make file sharing as easy as possible, while keeping your sensitive information secure – so we’ve come […]
Is it True that Macs Can’t Get Viruses? We are sorry to say that unfortunately, Macs are not completely immune against viruses. While they do have extra security measures in place that block a lot of popular computer viruses, these defenses don’t particularly help against identity theft and other vulnerability we get from being online. […]
HOW SAFE ARE YOUR PASSWORDS? The great debate — how often should you change your passwords, how difficult should the letters and numbers be, do you really need to use a different password for every login? Ok, it’s not really a debate as much as it is IT experts sharing their knowledge and everyone being […]
The pandemic changed the way we work, with more people working remotely or splitting their time between home and office, and this shift has created a need for better ways to access and share files. This is where Cloud-Based Storage comes in. New cloud-based storage services are popping up constantly and while they can be […]
The holiday season means online shopping is in full swing. But, with more purchases happening online the threat of cyber security issues is at an all-time high. Here are 5 Tips to keep your information secure as you shop the worldwide web!
Whether a company is small or large, chances are they use a variety of technology to conduct business on any given day. When businesses first start out, it’s common for all of their information technology solutions to be managed in house. However, as companies grow, so will their IT needs and, during this process, many […]
Is your server ready to be retired? You’re now at that decision point that so many other business people are finding themselves this year. And the decision is this: do you replace that old server with a new server…or do you go to the cloud or maybe both? At Hooks Systems we hear this question every week.
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.