As a small-business owner, you know that data is everything. It’s what drives your company and keeps it running. So if something happens to your data — whether it’s the result of a natural disaster, a cyberattack, or an accident — you could be in big trouble.
Hurricane season is here. These harsh weather events can produce devastating high-speed winds, torrential rains, and microbursts, and can bring your business to a grinding halt. To address the threat of hurricanes, your company should have an effective hurricane disaster recovery policy in place. What is a hurricane disaster recovery plan? A hurricane disaster recovery […]
In the past few years, ransomware has become one of the most widespread and dangerous forms of malware. This type of malicious software can infect your computer, smartphone, or tablet, and hold your data hostage until you pay a ransom. If you’re not careful, your Android device could be infected with ransomware and your business […]
Businesses rely on data for everything, from operations to marketing to human resources. So it’s no surprise that data loss can be a huge blow to a company and, in some cases, even lead to bankruptcy. That’s why it’s crucial for all organizations, especially small- and mid-sized businesses (SMBs), to have a data backup plan in place.
Data loss can affect anyone. In fact, data stored on your Windows 10 computer can disappear in the blink of an eye. Backing up your data is the best defense against data loss, regardless of whether it’s due to a malware attack, hardware failure, or a natural disaster. Here’s how you can back up and […]
Working from home is becoming an increasingly popular option for employees around the world. While this flexible work arrangement can be a great perk for employees, it also comes with its own set of security risks. Follow these cybersecurity tips so you can protect yourself, your personal information, and your company’s data while telecommuting. Patch […]
Cloud computing has revolutionized the way businesses operate, and practices in healthcare are no exception. Cloud-based solutions offer many benefits over traditional methods, including reliability, convenience, security, and scalability. In this blog post, we will discuss some of the main advantages of cloud computing in the healthcare industry. Better data backup and recovery Data loss […]
Having a business continuity plan ensures that you have constant access to your business’s data, even when a disaster strikes your locale. Understandably, your choice of backup storage media will be critical to the success of such a plan. In this blog, we’ll discuss why the cloud is the ideal place to keep your company’s […]
Lax bring your own device (BYOD) policies are a growing concern for businesses. If you’re not managing your organization’s BYOD policy properly, it can pose a host of security risks to your company. Below are some of the inherent security risks of BYOD. Loss or theft of devices – Employees often bring their personal devices […]
As hurricanes are a common event in many areas of the United States, business owners must take steps to secure their data. In this blog, we provide steps that will help you quickly recover your data and get back to business following a hurricane. Determine recovery hierarchy Certain parts of your IT system are more […]