Social engineering attacks are happening every day, and it is often the first technique hackers turn to, because "calling somebody on the phone is so much easier than doing the technical magic you need to break into a computer." Is your name and your phone number all it takes for a hacker to take over your cellphone account? ... Read More
- Published: 25 Feb 2019
When we map out a network for a business, a huge factor that goes into the decision-making process is about the data that travels across the network. Your organization’s data, and it’s security and continuity, is extremely important. In fact, we feel it’s one of the most important aspects of your business.
- Published: 15 Feb 2019
Of all industries, retail has probably escaped the dependence on technology that many others have developed over the years for the longest span of time. However, it has become clear that there are many ways that IT solutions can assist the retail sector that just weren’t present in the past. However, this shift is proving
- Published: 08 Feb 2019
We all know data is valuable, but too often we act as if it isn’t. Valuables are often secured – kept in safes, insured, treated with care. With valuable business and personal data moving around the internet all the time, criminals are always looking for new ways to steal, copy and subvert this precious new
- Published: 25 Jan 2019
A lot of good can be accomplished by making a change to your business’ technology. On the other hand, if you don’t properly implement technology it can be a devastating blow to your business; and, not in the way you may think. With today’s employees getting more and more computer savvy, if you don’t feature
- Published: 17 Dec 2018
Do you understand what a managed service provider does for businesses just like yours? Some of what an MSP does can be a bit confusing if it’s not explained correctly, leading to misinformation spreading. We wanted to take a moment to clear up what it is we help our clients with, as well as what
- Published: 30 Nov 2018
Let’s face it; we live distracted lives. More people than ever have difficulty focusing on tasks due to the prevalence of constant distractions. Whether the distractions are self-inflicted or not, workers today have to develop a strategy to ensure they can be as productive as they need to be. Today, we’ll look at some of
- Published: 02 Nov 2018
New privacy rules designed to better safeguard the personal data of Canadians and let them know when it has been breached take effect November 1, 2018, but even security experts say they are far from perfect. The legislation, known as the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (or PIPEDA) do a lot of things, but
- Published: 24 Oct 2018
Do you know what an IT provider is really capable of doing for your business and its technology? Chances are, it’s likely more than you think. Below, we’ll review a few benefits that any IT resource worth their salt is capable of providing to a business like yours, and call it this week’s tip!
- Published: 24 Sep 2018
The Human Resources department is now a critical part of any workplace’s success, but there are most likely misconceptions about this department’s mission. Where did the idea of Human Resources come from, and how can technology be leveraged to assist in their duties?