Develop a Data Loss Prevention Strategy

Develop a Data Loss Prevention Strategy

Every business needs to think about the risk of data loss. Even the smallest ones have a customer and financial information that has to stay out of the wrong hands. Many have records that could lead to identity theft if they’re stolen. A business needs a plan and a policy to prevent data loss. It has to include these steps: Perform a risk analysis Some information is especially sensitive, and

Go Paperless – Save Money and Help the Environment

Go Paperless - Save Money and Help the Environment

It’s difficult to remember the days when all correspondence was either done through the mail or perhaps with a phone call. Of course, now it’s easy to send an unwanted message to the trash bin along with saving the important ones in a file folder, but that was not always the case. Although there have been significant increases in the use of electronic documentation rather than using paper, there is

How Can IT Support for Small Businesses Help You Improve Customer Service?

How Can IT Support for Small Businesses Help You Improve Customer Service?

Customer service is critical for your company’s success. Recent data reported at Small Business Trends shows that some form of poor customer service is responsible for over half the negative complaints small businesses receive. One function of strong IT support for small businesses is to enhance customer service in a number of ways, including the following: Minimizing downtime for the business website. Customers need consistent access to the site, for example to contact the business, buy

Outsourcing in Fort Lauderdale: The Advantages!

Outsourcing in Fort Lauderdale: The Advantages!

Monetary profit is generally the highest priority in any business — it makes sense that business owners and managers would prefer to focus on that rather than “chasing tails” and spending hours managing a computer, or network of them, to achieve unforeseeable and potentially damaging results. Those who run small businesses and are at the same time computer-savvy have an advantage in that they can save some money on hiring

IT Support: Protecting Your Small Business

IT Support: Protecting Your Small Business

Often times, the largest holes in a business are created by employees. Since there is no surefire prevention method for employee errors, this is why one small or big human error can cause a breach of security. In order to reduce any risks in your workplace, Bluewater Technologies want to suggest some policies that we think you should consider implementing if you want to avoid security breaches and other security