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Cryptolocker: There is Hope.

Having your Data being ransomed for Bitcoin sounds like a nightmare, but there are several easy and simple steps that can stop this nightmare from ever happening. The first step does not require software or hardware or even an expense. The first ...

Beware the Cryptolocker!!

What Is Cryptolocker?

Cryptolocker is a malware or ransomware threat that has been in the news quite a bit lately.  It infects your computer and then searches for files to encrypt. It not only searches your local hard drive, but it will ...

Six Steps to Better Data Backup and Quicker Recovery

Think Quicker Recovery Time, Not Quicker Backup - While incremental backups are much faster than executing a full-backup, they also prolong recovery time. In the event of data loss, a full restore will require loading the most recent full backup and ...

Could BlueKeep be the next WannaCry?

In 2017 within hours of being unleashed, WannaCry leapt across one computer network to another, crossing continents and infecting more that 230,000 computers in over 100 countries.

The Sky's the Limit for SMBs Taking to the Cloud


The Sky's the Limit for SMBs Taking to the Cloud
 
There has been a lot of hype about cloud computing transforming the way small-to-medium sized businesses do business. Proponents of the cloud say that cloud computing has leveled ...

The Benefits of a Managed Service Provider


Managed Service Providers - or MSPs - are often recommended as a cost effective IT solution for small businesses. For a minimal monthly fee, MSPs provide a reasonably priced solution to the complex technology pains of small businesses. Here’s a look at ...

Why Should You Get On The Cloud


A recent article by The Guardian (UK) states that the cloud industry is set to see a growth of around 30% soon. But many small and medium business owners are still struggling to make sense of the cloud and how it ...

Is That a Business Continuity Plan in Your Pocket or a Bunch of Jargon?


Is That a Business Continuity Plan in Your Pocket or a Bunch of Jargon?
 
Technology is full of difficult jargon. To further complicate things, certain terms are often used in a different context between one publication or service provider ...

Understand How Data Losses Happen- In Order to Prevent Them


Small business owners are often worried about data loss. Rightly so, because data loss has the potential to wipe out a business. We have identified the most common forms of data loss so you can see how they fit into ...

8 Cold Hard Truths for SMBs Not Worried About Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity


8 Cold Hard Truths for SMBs Not Worried About Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity
 
The foundation of any successful business continuity solution is the ability to retrieve data from any point in time from anywhere. When the topic of ...

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