disaster recovery

Computer Tip of the Day: Computer Viruses

Computer Viruses

When IT security is discussed it seems to happen most often in the context of threats that come from the internet. Specifically, the question of whether a computer is safe from viruses often comes to mind. IT security actually encompasses a broader range of threats than just viruses but for some reason, viruses are the primary point of attention most of the time. There’s a lot of misunderstanding when it

What You Need to Know to Protect Your Business from Ransomware

Ransomware

Ransomware is malicious software that gives hackers access to your computer, which allows them to hold your secure files for ransom. These attacks have been on the rise recently in the business world, which has led many people to wonder what they can do to protect their companies. Here are a few of the steps you can take to protect your company from a ransomware attack. Train Your Employees One

Have an Adequate IT Disaster Recover Plan in Place

Disaster Recovery

Did you know that computer downtime costs US businesses approximately $26.5 billion annually? Also, companies that have a network down for more than ten days never completely recoup the financial loss to their businesses. These statistics demonstrate just how vital it is for your business to have an adequate IT disaster recovery plan in place. Outsourced computer support for your business can help you design one. To create a solid plan (or