On-Demand IT Support

Businesses in the modern economy often find themselves trying to do more with less. It isn't always feasible, especially for a company in the start-up phase, to have technology solutions provided by an in-house team. [...]

How to Protect Against Phishing Attacks

Phishing attacks are targeted attacks performed by malicious actors to trick users into giving up personal information such as credit card details, passwords for social media accounts, user inboxes, online accounts and bank accounts. There [...]

In House Versus Outsourcing: Comparing Your IT Options

For most companies, IT integration is a necessary part of conducting business, and owners understand that getting the most out of their IT investment requires regular maintenance, reevaluation and technology upgrades when necessary. These requirements [...]

The Future of Project Management from 2021 to 2022

As a critical determining factor in the success or failure of any professional project, project management standards and techniques evolve rapidly with the emergence of new technology and changing standards. Strong project management professionals understand [...]

Wi-Fi Surveys Using Ekahau Software

When planning and managing your business network, conducting a Wi-Fi site survey is an important aspect of connection optimization. For a complete picture of your Wi-Fi needs and possible shortfalls, Ekahau leads the Wi-Fi site [...]

How to Perform a Vulnerability Assessment

Maintaining cybersecurity is a critical component of any business model, and most companies take steps to protect their proprietary and consumer data from cyberattacks. Traditionally, the evolution of cybersecurity has been reactionary, evolving in response [...]

8 Tech Support Best Practices

You've put in countless hours building your business to provide competitive value to your customers and crafting your brand to represent quality and dependability. Consumers who purchase your goods and services are satisfied with their [...]

5 Benefits of IT MSP (Managed Services Provider)

To be competitive in today's world, companies of all sizes must invest in a robust IT network that streamlines their processes while providing additional value to the customer. Considering the continuous rapid evolution of new technology, staying ahead [...]

How to Scope an IT Project

Determining and knowing how to scope a project is a crucial element for effective project managers. This step provides a view of the project as a whole and offers the insight needed to meet project goals [...]

8 Cloud Computing Requirements for SMB/SME

Cloud computing requirements for SMBs and SMEs,  these tools are giving them the power of a full data center without the need for on-premise management. Public cloud providers, such as Amazon AWS, IBM Cloud, Microsoft [...]

Maintaining IT Security While Working From Home

  Working from home is a growing option for many professionals. Eliminating the daily commute and working in a comfortable setting of your choosing can boost productivity and work satisfaction. These days, with a global pandemic raging and [...]

What Is Wi-Fi Direct?

. Standard Wireless network connections allow devices to receive information through an access point. Through Wi-Fi Direct, devices have the ability to bypass this process and connect to each other directly. When most [...]

Wi-Fi Aware and Its Benefits

  Technology is making it easier than ever to share ideas and communicate with one another. Wireless connections have allowed individuals access to a wealth of knowledge at the tips of their fingers, only limited [...]

New Office IT Considerations and Checklist

Preparing to move into a new office space is an exciting time for business owners but can also be overwhelming when planning for the transition. Although office furniture, signage, stationery and other items can affect [...]

What Is a Collapsed Core Network?

When creating an enterprise campus network design, the two most common models used are the three-tier and two-tier layered models. The two-tier model is often considered the best option for small or medium campus networks [...]

5 Project Management Tools for Small Business

Project management is an important element for every successful business. Keeping track of your workflow, deadlines, productivity and anticipated issues can save your company time and money while clearly outlining the expectations of every member [...]

Cloud Services as a Backup Solution

Data security is a major concern for companies, but larger enterprises often have the resources to access elaborate, customized systems to protect and back up their information. For smaller businesses on a budget, options are [...]

Why is Multi-Factor Authentication Important

With data breaches continually on the rise in headlines and customers becoming more personally involved in the security of their information, most businesses already understand the importance of cybersecurity. Although cyberattacks on large corporations get [...]

How Do You Manage Project Risk?

Project management is an important tool for ensuring business success. Investment in IT project management can save you time and money by efficiently allocating resources where they are most needed, creating clear accountability for necessary [...]

5 Best Practices for Outsourcing IT Projects

For startups and small businesses that lack a fully staffed IT department, whether because of budget constrictions or minimal need, creating knowledgeable team members for an IT project can seem difficult. Outsourcing provides an excellent [...]

Latest Trends in Managing Your Wi-Fi Network

As we edge closer to the middle of 2020, many businesses are taking time to assess the strength, efficiency and security of their Wi-Fi networks. With companies becoming more reliant on wireless technology, staying on [...]

Office Relocation Checklist for SMEs

You've worked hard to ensure the success of your SME, and now you find you've outgrown the facilities that gave you your start. Or perhaps you've discovered a new location that offers something more to [...]

Best Technology for SMEs in 2020

As a new year starts, this is a great time for SMEs to take a look at their current technology and assess whether it's time for an upgrade or to fill in some of the [...]

What Is Cloud Infrastructure? The Simple Answer

For businesses to stay competitive in today’s market, it’s important to invest in a cloud infrastructure that will serve as the backbone of your operation. For small and medium-sized enterprises, the time and expense required [...]

How SMBs Can Compete via IT Outsourcing

  Small or medium-sized business owners often must work on a budget and are sometimes forced to make hard decisions when prioritizing their company's needs. Due to the IT skills shortage, and the general expense [...]

2019 Cybersecurity Trends

Every year, cybercriminals find new ways to breach security measures and gain access to sensitive company and consumer data. To maximize defense against these attacks, it's important to stay on top of the latest trends [...]

Digital Ethics and Privacy

The evolution of digital technology and its applications has pushed the nature of business to a point of transformation. TechCrunch has revealed that Gartner, a leading source of guidance and trend information in business, has [...]

Why Businesses in Japan Want Bilingual IT Support

For science and technology workers, bilingual skills are in big demand. Industry magazine Chemical and Engineering News quotes both employers and students delivering the same message: bilingual skills open doors. From chemical engineers to data [...]

The Top 10 Skills IT Project Managers Need

Project managers in IT live in a world of esoteric technologies, constant change and difficulty providing a value proposition to management. Project results are often not just the construction of a physical asset for the [...]

What are the Top Benefits of Cloud Solutions?

Cloud solutions – public, private and hybrid – add a valuable component to  IT projects and budgets. They allow businesses to scale initial deployments to company-wide services without taking shipments of new servers. Cost control [...]

What to Look For in an IT Support Company

Imagine your conversation with an IT support services vendor. It might open with a discussion of the number of users, servers and locations, and proceed to coverage of applications and licenses, network types and speed [...]