IT Decision Makers Are Challenged with Mobile Security and Compliance

IT Decision Makers Are Challenged with Mobile Security and Compliance

The digital landscape is alive with change, particularly when it comes to the proliferation of mobile devices (BYOD) in the workplace. The dawning of this phenomenon began as far back as 2009, when the phrase first took hold, becoming, as CIO notes, the ‘New Normal’ in 2013: “CIOs can thank mobile device management vendors for pushing their messages of compliance to business users and, as a result, helping bring IT into

A ‘Disaster Recovery’ Plan Begins with a ‘Risk Assessment’.

A 'Disaster Recovery' Plan Begins with a 'Risk Assessment'.

Forbes in a recent overview of business emergency/contingency plans, challenged stakeholders with this question “Is your business prepared for the worst?” Prepare for ‘Disaster Recovery’ For companies operating without a written Disaster Recovery or Business Continuity Plan (BCP), a disruption caused by hardware failures, building fire or flooding can greatly impact efforts to promptly resuming ‘business as usual. While such strategies may be more commonplace in big business, DR plans

You vs. the Hackers – Small Business Security

You vs. the Hackers - Small Business Security

Large business data breaches such as last year’s Equifax hack always make headlines, but small and medium-sized businesses are also vulnerable to data hacks unless they put thoughtful security measures in place.  Even smaller businesses typically hold private information about their employees such as SSN, date of birth, family members, and other private information that hackers love.  Other private data such as email addresses, credit card and banking information, and

How to Keep Your Business’s Mobile Devices More Secure

How to Keep Your Business's Mobile Devices More Secure

Security is both an online and physical concerns, even for mobile devices. More and more employees have laptops, tablets, and phones for their business tasks, and this is even truer for small businesses. If you’re worried about how secure your company’s devices are, here’s how to cover both angles. What’s the physical threat to mobile devices’ security? Phones get stolen. They also get lost. No matter how vigilant your employees

Cyber Security Tips – Is Your IT Support Company Looking out for You?

Cyber Security Tips - Is Your IT Support Company Looking out for You?

An effective IT support company possesses the knowledge and expertise required to design a comprehensive security strategy for their clients.  If you want to protect your organization from the increasing threat of all the various cyber attacks, it is essential to select an IT support organization that always stays vigilant.  In turn, their vigilance allows your organization to conduct its daily operations safely and securely.  In this post, we will