Don’t ever let your IT company do this to your computer network

Today, when companies need to be lean, nimble and brutally efficient to survive in a competitive marketplace, cutting unnecessary costs is paramount. Unfortunately, it can be easy when you’re on a tight budget to accidentally strip away components of your business that may seem unnecessary but are actually essential to your success. One of the…

3 IT investments you should always take seriously

What is standing between your business’s data and hackers a world away? What’s your plan when your on-site server fails? When you skimp on technology and IT solutions for your business, the answers to these two questions become simple: 1. There is nothing standing between your business’s sensitive data and people who want to take…

Last line of defence

We set up our backup years ago. We’re covered. I hear this sort of thing from so many businesses. Unfortunately, backup isn’t the type of thing you can just set and forget about. If your company finds itself compromised by a serious event like cyber-attack or an employee makes an innocent mistake, often your backup…

Virus Attacks

We have a Firewall and antivirus so we are safe. We’re covered.  I often hear this response. And to be fair, this is a good start. In fact, we had a similar line of thinking before we were brought in to diagnose what had happened to a company who was hit by a serious virus…