Automation is Sure to Have an Effect on Workers

February 3, 2019

Automation does nothing but help businesses, but can the same be said for the people that work at these businesses? With more systems relying on some semblance of artificial intelligence, smart automation could replace up to a quarter of the current workforce over the next ten years. Today, we will take a look at the…

Tip of the Week: Is Virtualization Right for You?

January 31, 2019

Virtualization has opened up a lot of doors for businesses who want to make their operations more flexible, but your business can’t simply implement it all willy-nilly. You need to have specific requirements in mind for your cloud hardware. This week’s tip is dedicated to helping you make the best decisions possible regarding the adoption…

Checking Up on Medical IT in 2019

January 26, 2019

The healthcare industry has been trying to make the jump to digital for over a decade. While many practices have been able to successfully implement electronic health record (EHR) technologies, a full digital transformation has eluded many others. Nowadays, providers are actively searching for ways to achieve measurable results with these newer technology implementations. Today,…

Why Your Google Account’s Security is So Important

January 26, 2019

These days, it seems that to have a computer is to have a Google account. If one isn’t used for professional purposes, it is used as a personalized solution – and no wonder. The convenience and accessibility of these accounts alone are compelling, even before one considers the versatility that this account brings with it.…

Tip of the Week: New Password Recommendations by NIST

January 24, 2019

Passwords are always a major pain point for businesses, but in some industries, their importance is emphasized more than others. In particular, government-based organizations need to be prepared to keep more secure passwords. While we understand that not all organizations are government-based, there’s something to be said about proper password practices that we can all…

Tip of the Week: Easy Android Use Tricks

January 22, 2019

Android devices are known for being customizable, which doesn’t always translate well to user-friendliness. However, if configured properly, these devices feature some nifty shortcuts to just about any function you might require from your device. Here are just four easy ones: Easy Camera Let’s face it – the integrated camera is one of the most-often…

Tip of the Week: Evaluating and Assessing Risk

January 21, 2019

Whenever you decide to implement something in your information technology strategy, you accept some level of risk. Understanding and managing this risk is crucial to your business’ success. For this week’s tip, we’ll review how to manage your IT risks and what your options are. Understanding IT Risks Your risk management is a very important…

Tip of the Week: What To Do With a Wet Smartphone

January 19, 2019

Even though no one will admit to it themselves, everyone knows that person that, for some reason or another, has dropped his/her smartphone in the toilet, or into the sink, or into a puddle. Needless to say that dropping electronics into any bit of water isn’t typically recommended, but today we will talk about what…

How to Prevent a Virtual Assistant from Compromising Your Security

January 16, 2019

Virtual assistants have a lot of promise as a productivity tool, so it only makes sense that they would begin to appear in the workplace. Unfortunately, these devices have also gained a reputation as a security risk. Whether or not you’ve considered bringing virtual assistants into your business, you need to prepare for their presence…

The 5 Flagships Available Today

January 6, 2019

Smartphones are amazing and as a result a lot of people have jumped on board. So, when the annual financials came out, it was a minor surprise to see that the smartphone market was in significant decline. There are many reasons for this, but the main one has to be that older devices are holding…