Everyday life relies on software to keep going, a phenomenon that is perhaps most visible in the business environment. Unfortunately, it is this software that can prove to be the point of egress that attackers need to your network. Let’s consider a commonly overlooked aspect of IT maintenance—patch management—and why it is so crucial to a business’ operational success. Read More
- Published: 29 Apr 2019
Bring Your Own Device, or BYOD is an excellent alternative to a business investing in high-end workstations. On the one hand, it can save your business thousands of dollars by having your employees bring their own devices to the workplace. On the other, it could expose your network to many risks. How can you strike
- Published: 26 Apr 2019
Advances in technology are changing the way people look at the world. One, seemingly simple way technology changes society is through access to products. Companies like Amazon and eBay have changed retail forever with their use of the Internet, and today, most businesses prioritize their Internet-facing marketing efforts to find new customers. One industry that
- Published: 24 Apr 2019
Do you know what’s just as jarring as your computer’s volume suddenly being way too high? Suddenly not having any volume at all. Sound problems on your computer can be a real pain, especially if you have something important, you need to listen to for one of your responsibilities. Here, we’re offering some tips to
- Published: 23 Apr 2019
In 2004, amended November 2018, legislation was passed in Ontario that established the Personal Health Information Protection Act, or PHIPA, as a part of the Health Insurance Protection Act. While this act was meant to ensure that patient data is protected while in the care of Health Information Custodians (or HICs), there are some best
- Published: 22 Apr 2019
While many colleges and universities once associated themselves with thick tomes of knowledge, technology plays a critical role in their processes. In addition to all of the typical IT operations that any business must contend with, these bastions of learning also need to keep their students’ data secure, make sure that these students are completing
- Published: 17 Apr 2019
Many businesses have already used the cloud to great success, but others might not even know where to start. The thing is, the cloud has so many features and potential solutions that organizations who don’t know where to start might be overwhelmed by the possibilities. Today, we’ll look at some specific benefits offered by cloud-hosted
- Published: 15 Apr 2019
The City of Stratford Ontario says it has been the target of an apparent cyber-attack, but officials do not believe personal information was compromised.
- Published: 15 Apr 2019
These days, it seems that everything is migrating to the cloud. This approach has a lot of benefits, especially for businesses that use these solutions on a regular basis. Let’s explore a few reasons why cloud computing has proven to be so beneficial.
- Published: 12 Apr 2019
For many years, there have been occupations and careers that are largely occupied by either males or females. These discrepancies have been declining, thanks in part to the greater adoption of technology solutions in businesses. As a result, today’s workforce has shown a greater level of inclusivity than has been demonstrated in the past.