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8 Hard Truths for SMBs not Worried About Data Recovery and Business Continuity

Posted by: William Pote
Tuesday, August 7th, 2018 @ 9:50 PM

    8 Cold Hard Truths for SMBs Not Worried About Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity   The foundation of any successful business continuity solution is the ability to retrieve data from any point in time from anywhere. When the topic of data recovery and business continuity comes up, you get the feeling that many … Continue reading 8 Hard Truths for SMBs not Worried About Data Recovery and Business Continuity


The Sky’s the Limit for SMBs Taking to the Cloud

Posted by: William Pote
Tuesday, July 31st, 2018 @ 9:42 PM

    The Sky’s the Limit for SMBs Taking to the Cloud   There has been a lot of hype about cloud computing transforming the way small-to-medium sized businesses do business. Proponents of the cloud say that cloud computing has leveled the playing field, allowing SMBs to finally compete with bigger companies despite their limited … Continue reading The Sky’s the Limit for SMBs Taking to the Cloud


Why Should You Get On The Cloud?

Posted by: William Pote
Tuesday, July 24th, 2018 @ 9:32 PM

    A recent article by The Guardian (UK) states that the cloud industry is set to see a growth of around 30% soon. But many small and medium business owners are still struggling to make sense of the cloud and how it can benefit them. If you are one of them, then here’s what’s in store … Continue reading Why Should You Get On The Cloud?


Understand How Data Losses Happen – In Order to Prevent Them

Posted by: William Pote
Tuesday, July 17th, 2018 @ 9:30 PM

     Small business owners are often worried about data loss. Rightly so, because data loss has the potential to wipe out a business. We have identified the most common forms of data loss so you can see how they fit into your business and assess the risks related to each of these pitfalls.   … Continue reading Understand How Data Losses Happen – In Order to Prevent Them


The Benefits of a Managed Service Provider

Posted by: William Pote
Tuesday, July 10th, 2018 @ 9:18 PM

    Managed Service Providers – or MSPs – are often recommended as a cost effective IT solution for small businesses. For a minimal monthly fee, MSPs provide a reasonably priced solution to the complex technology pains of small businesses. Here’s a look at the various benefits an MSP can offer your business… Freed-Up Resources … Continue reading The Benefits of a Managed Service Provider


Six Steps to Better Data Backup and Quicker Recovery

Posted by: William Pote
Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018 @ 9:15 PM

    Think Quicker Recovery Time, Not Quicker Backup – While incremental backups are much faster than executing a full-backup, they also prolong recovery time. In the event of data loss, a full restore will require loading the most recent full backup and then each incremental backup tape. Having too many incremental backup tapes not only … Continue reading Six Steps to Better Data Backup and Quicker Recovery


Seven ‘Must Haves’ for Your Small Business Website

Posted by: William Pote
Tuesday, June 26th, 2018 @ 9:03 PM

    Your website represents your business and so building and maintaining it need to be of primary concern to you as a business owner. We often find business owners struggling with their websites saying things like: “My website looks great, but I am not able to convert” or “I invested so much into creating … Continue reading Seven ‘Must Haves’ for Your Small Business Website


Mitigate Costly New Technology Risks for Continued Stability and Profitability

Posted by: William Pote
Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 @ 8:59 PM

    Partnering with a managed service provider (MSP) is one new approach being used by many companies like yours. Experienced MSPs have access to newer tools that reduce costs by automating many routine in-house labor intensive processes. Break-fix is labor intensive, and labor is one of the most expensive operating costs within your IT … Continue reading Mitigate Costly New Technology Risks for Continued Stability and Profitability


Is That Email a Phishing Scheme?

Posted by: William Pote
Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 @ 8:42 PM

    Research has revealed that over half of all users end up opening fraudulent emails and often even fall for them. Phishing is done with the aim of gathering personal information about you, generally related to your finances. The most common reason for the large number of people falling for fraudulent emails is that … Continue reading Is That Email a Phishing Scheme?


How Much Does Downtime Really Cost Your Business?

Posted by: William Pote
Tuesday, May 29th, 2018 @ 8:37 PM

  Many SMB owners think IT downtime only costs them a few productive hours, but there’s a lot more at stake when your systems go down. Customer satisfaction and loss of brand integrity are just two of the key losses apart from the more evident costs such as lost productivity and a temporary dip in … Continue reading How Much Does Downtime Really Cost Your Business?