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Why is the cloud nonnegotiable for the post-COVID-19 workplace?

Written on September 10, 2020 at 9:41 pm, by

The coronavirus pandemic has changed the way enterprises operate worldwide, and businesses in Iowa are no exceptions. With stay-at-home orders issued across the Show-Me State, business leaders had to think quickly and formulate a plan that would allow them to continue operations, serve customers, and ensure revenue. Inevitably, they all  Continue Reading »

How to choose the best VoIP system for your business

Written on September 8, 2020 at 9:39 pm, by

Many industries now utilize Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) for better communication quality and lower communication costs. Because there are many options, choosing the right solution for your business could be overwhelming. This guide will help you decide which VoIP system suits you best. What are proprietary systems? When most  Continue Reading »

What smishing and vishing attacks mean for your SMB

Written on September 3, 2020 at 9:35 pm, by

The “new normal” is projected to see businesses’ increased reliance on cloud-based solutions, and with it, more numerous and sophisticated cyberattacks. But not all cyberattacks that target small- and mid-size businesses (SMBs) are about shutting down systems or withholding data for ransom. SMS phishing (smishing) and voice phishing (vishing) attacks  Continue Reading »

7 Easy ways to prevent data loss in Microsoft 365

Written on September 1, 2020 at 9:33 pm, by

Microsoft understands the value of business data and the costly repercussions of losing it. That’s why they’ve released a slew of security and compliance tools for Microsoft 365 subscribers. But given the increasing sophistication and frequency of data breaches, these cloud security solutions aren’t enough to protect your files. You’ll  Continue Reading »

What private browsing can and can’t do

Written on August 28, 2020 at 9:33 pm, by

As you surf the web, it’s nearly impossible to keep your internet activity completely private. Certain websites collect personal information for marketing purposes and your browser keeps track of all the websites you visit. That browsing information can also fall into the wrong hands, which is why you should consider  Continue Reading »

Guidelines on monitoring your employees’ online activities

Written on July 30, 2020 at 8:43 am, by

There are advantages and disadvantages to monitoring your employees’ online behavior. Below is an honest and transparent list of arguments for and against such a practice. However, should you decide to monitor your employees, we have some guidelines for you to follow for a smooth implementation process. The case for  Continue Reading »

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