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Why hackers concentrate on businesses with fewer than 250 employees

It’s all over the news on a regular basis — a large company gets hacked into and sensitive customer and employee data is stolen and then sold on the digital black market. Although the large companies (Home Depot, Neiman Marcus, Target, etc.) get all the attention in the press, it is actually companies with fewer…
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Should we upgrade to Microsoft Office 2016?

Microsoft Office 2016 is evolutionary and not revolutionary like Office 2013 was. As software becomes more advanced and ends up doing so much already, it becomes harder to make revolutionary apps. However, a few upgrades and minor tweaks sometimes justify the cost of an upgrade. Since upgrading your main office program can affect your business…
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Should we upgrade our office computers to Windows 10?

Windows 10 was widely anticipated and many looked forward to it after several years with Windows 8.1. It seems that every other operating system version from Microsoft is “what we’ve been waiting for” (Windows XP – great; Vista – not great; Windows 7 – great, etc.). Windows 10 combines many of the favorite features of…
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Should I use an off-site backup service for my business?

You can never have enough backup copies of your data to achieve true business continuity and to start seeing your IT and computer services as a profit center. Your data is the lifeblood of your business and is so important that we often refer to protecting your data as buying a “data insurance” policy. The…
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