What Is Shadow IT?

The world of technology opened up the doors to innovation and great productivity in the workplace. Innovations such as cloud computing, tablets, and smartphones have expanded how and where individuals can work, conduct business, and interact with friends, family, and coworkers. However, with the ever-advancing world of technology also comes threats to your business and […]

How to Align Your IT Strategy With Your Business Strategy

With the advancement of technology, businesses are finding themselves in an ever-changing world. Not only do their actions have to align with their business goals, but they also need an effective IT strategy to keep up with the competition and protect sensitive data. Additionally, your IT and business strategies must align to work effectively. It […]

What Is an Advanced Persistent Threat?

When it comes to your business’s security, a lot of businesses focus on physical threats such as shoplifting, parking lot assaults, and break-ins. Businesses go to great lengths to lessen these threats, such as hiring parking lot security, adding in security lighting, and installing security cameras and anti-theft sensors. Some threats, however, lurk in unseen […]

How to Prepare for CMMC Certification

The Department of Defense has required that all contractors selling to the United States military be CMMC certified by 2025. CMMC, or “Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification,” has caused a stir as well as confusion throughout the IT world. Many businesses want to know how they can accurately evaluate their cybersecurity measures in preparation for the […]

How to Protect Your Identity From Hackers?

Every year, thousands of people suffer from identity theft. Unlike other crimes where the damage is visible right away, victims of identity theft often don’t find out until it is too late and their life is already tragically altered. In 2020, 1.4 million people were victims of identity theft. These victims reported losses that totaled […]

Outsourced Vs. In-House IT

Businesses face many challenges in today’s market. With a constantly changing economy, often labor shortages across much of the country, frequent changes in consumer needs/wants, and uncertainty about health guidelines in the evolving pandemic, businesses need to rely on a strong team to help guide them to success. While these challenges are certainly pressing, one […]

How to Protect Your Remote Workers From Ransomware

More businesses are turning to either a remote or a hybrid work model where employees spend some time working from home or working in the office. While this has allowed businesses to give their employees more freedom and flexibility, this has also removed them from the protection of the internal corporate network. Instead, work is […]

Why Should I Upgrade to Microsoft 365?

In 2020, Microsoft rebranded and re-released its popular Microsoft Office 365 as Microsoft 365. While most of the program’s features remain relatively the same, some key differences may make the upgrade worth the cost. Many of our clients have been asking our team what makes Microsoft 365 better than the traditional Microsoft Office. To help […]