5 Signs That It May Be Time to Reassess Your Network Admin Position

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It’s no secret that the network admin for your company wields a ton of power over your business’ information technology. They can be the difference between a company that underperforms or a company that really sings. Heck, to a large extent they can determine whether you sink or swim. That’s a lot of control for… Read more »

Cybercrime – 7 Million Largely Preventable Incidents

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Not wanting to be an alarmist but I’m going to be anyway. Why? As a public service announcement, that’s why. Seven million Canadians were victimized by cybercrime last year as chronicled by the Norton Cybersecurity Insights Report. Think about that for a moment… seven million Canadians… That’s like, pushing 20% and that’s just nuts! Actually,… Read more »

Managed Service Providers – Creating Confidence for Business

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Managed service providers have become a very integral part of running a successful small to medium sized business (and some larger ones too).  Most forward-thinking organizations understand the math behind this notion and use some form of managed service in their IT operations today.  Jack  Welch really hits the nail on the head with his statement:… Read more »

Corporate Security – 5 Sure Fire Ways to Get Your Business Hacked

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The #1 cause of planes falling out of the sky is pilot error. Interestingly, it’s also the #1 cause of compromised corporate security but in this case, planes don’t usually fall out of the sky and “pilots” are seated comfortably in office chairs all over our great nation. But that doesn’t mean the results can’t… Read more »