Stop What You’re Doing and Modernize Your SQL Server 2008 Products Now

There’s been a lot of discussion around how businesses can prepare for end of support (EOS) for Microsoft products. Much of what’s been covered has tackled products with EOS dates in 2020, but there are products with EOS dates in 2019 — and SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2 are on the list. Usually, it’s best to create a detailed action plan before upgrading or migrating your software, but the clock is ticking, and with EOS for Server 2008 and 2008 R2 around the corner, you’re going to have to [...]

By |2019-06-10T18:46:33+00:00May 31st, 2019|Blog, Windows EOS|0 Comments

Who’s watching your network Part 2 – Managed Security

While you’re enjoying summer break, who’s watching your network? Just because you’re on vacation, doesn’t mean you’re free from security breaches, system errors, and more. Read our six-part series to learn how you can ensure your data is safe while you and your employees take time off from your business. The number of cyber threats and attacks is growing, and as a result, it is crucial that businesses prioritize IT security. It’s time to stop living in denial about an attack and start taking proactive measures with managed security services. As a [...]

By |2018-09-04T12:51:17+00:00August 27th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Who’s watching your network Part 2 – Managed Security

Who’s Watching Your Network Part 1 – Managed IT

While you’re enjoying summer break, who’s watching your network? Just because you’re on vacation, doesn’t mean you’re free from security breaches, system errors, and more. Read our six-part series to learn how you can ensure your data is safe while you take time off from your business. If an emergency occurs with your system, who is looking after it? The web is a 24/7/365 network, and you need eyes on your network at all times. A managed IT contract can ensure you have a team of dedicated tech experts serving [...]

By |2018-08-04T12:00:30+00:00July 17th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Who’s Watching Your Network Part 1 – Managed IT

What to do if your email gets hacked

Now that you’ve determined if your email has been hacked, what do you do? You definitely shouldn’t ignore it. You don’t have to be a celebrity to have valuable information in your email that hackers want. They aren’t looking for gossip – they want your data. Some will keep passwords or logins to government departments or large companies they may want to ’target’ to hack them. But the more sophisticated ones will sell your details including name, telephone, email address, and credit card details and cash in on The Dark [...]

By |2018-06-18T20:17:16+00:00June 12th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on What to do if your email gets hacked

Webinar: Protecting Your Data in a Ransomware Filled World!

Join us on May 24th from 11 AM - 12 PM with continuity experts from Datto to learn about threats that face us for continuity in our everyday business. In this webinar, we will discuss the following: 1. Traditional Backup vs. Business Continuity: How the cyber criminals are attacking antiquated backup solutions 2. Definition of ransomware & its history 3. How Ransomware infects small business and non-profits around the globe 4. Top statistics around the world from 2017 5. Examples of the true cost of downtime 6. How [...]

By |2018-05-22T17:04:04+00:00May 22nd, 2018|News and Events|Comments Off on Webinar: Protecting Your Data in a Ransomware Filled World!

How to See if Your Email Has Been Hacked

Whether it’s a personal email or a business account, getting your email hacked is a scary possibility. Hackers can quickly gain access to anything you’ve sent – like passwords, account numbers, or bank information – plus, they could use your account to send viruses to other computers, and then hack them. In this three-part series, we discuss how to determine if you’ve been hacked, how to report the hackers and get them out of your accounts, and finally, how to protect against them in the future. To start, how do [...]

By |2018-05-22T15:26:33+00:00May 22nd, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on How to See if Your Email Has Been Hacked