How Businesses Can Avoid Potential Network Failures

For small- to medium-sized businesses (SMBs), an IT network failure can be devastating because they don't have the resources of large corporations to bounce back from such ...

How to Create an Acceptable Use Policy at Your Business

An acceptable use policy establishes rules for using the company network and devices. This will protect your business from dangerous behavior plus hold offenders accountable.

The Best Free and Low Cost Business Technology and Resources

Technology can support all parts of your company and help you plan, grow, market, organize, and operate more efficiently. Being in a business that revolves around technology, ...

Your Company's Best Friend: The Cloud

What is the cloud? Despite its widespread usage, cloud technology is still misunderstood.  According to a study conducted by Wakefield Research on behalf of Citrix, 54% of ...

Outsourcing Isn't a Bad Word - How It Can Save Time and Money

Almost by definition, small business owners and entrepreneurs cringe at the concept of outsourcing. Those who start their own companies generally like having control and ...

BYOD: The Risks and Rewards for a Business

There are a lot of advantages to mobility in today’s workforce, but the Bring-Your-Own-Device (BYOD) movement has brought its share of headaches as well.

Three Ways Downtime Kills Small Businesses

Downtime is bad news for any business whether big or small.

The Four Layers of Business Defense

In the 1930s, France built a trench network called the Maginot Line to rebuff any invasion. The philosophy was simple: if you map out all the places an enemy can attack, and ...

Data Security and Protection Checklist for Small Business

In a world where malware, hacks, and data breaches are becoming more advanced and common it's more important than ever to protect your business' lifeblood - its data.