We touch upon industry news, share our views, and shed light on technology trends.

  • MSPs
    According to Glassdoor, the average salary for a computer and network technician in Missouri is currently just under $50,000 per year. With their tight budgets, small businesses in the Show-Me State tend to settle for an all-around IT technician instead of hiring an entire team of specialists. But just like
  • Governments across nearly every continent issued stay-at-home orders, which apparently slowed the spread of COVID-19. However, while these drastic measures have saved and continue to save countless lives, the negative repercussions to economies, societies, and individuals’ mental well-being are enormous. Thankfully, the cloud is playing a substantial role in mitigating
  • VoIP phone systems use the internet just like any PC. Therefore, hackers can gain access to your servers and data network through VoIP phones. Understanding how to combat theft of service in VoIP is critical, so if you want to learn how to do it, read on. What is theft
  • Because of the wide array of benefits a Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) system offers, more businesses are ditching their traditional landline system in favor of this technology. However, like any piece of modern technology, VoIP systems are not immune from being exploited by cybercriminals. Here are the signs that
  • Lax bring your own device (BYOD) policies are a growing concern for businesses. If not managed properly, these can pose security risks to your organization. How can you mitigate the risks associated with the BYOD trend? Whether your employees are using smartphones, tablets, or laptops, you need a BYOD security
  • Ransomware is a form of cyber-extortion in which malicious software encrypts data to prevent victims from accessing it unless they pay a ransom for a decryption key. Ransoms are almost invariably paid in cryptocurrency like Bitcoin due to the untraceable nature of transactions. It’s one of the most common cybersecurity
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