Testing and Reviewing Your Business Continuity Plan

Now we know what a business continuity plan is and how we write one we need to take on the real challenge of finding out if it is any good - the last thing you want to do is to wait for a disaster to strike before realising it isn’t capable. Everything needs testing to prove its worth, and rigorous testing is the foundation of good practice.

Business Continuity Plans – An Invaluable Tool for every Business

The online presence in the world continues to grow, and with it so do the opportunities for cyber criminals to infiltrate and cause carnage on our systems. We all think we have some level of technical prowess, but the majority of us behave in a way that is unsatisfactory to guarantee a secure and productive working online environment.

The Importance of Cyber Security to SMBs

In today’s world cyber security should take top spot in your list of business concerns - if it doesn’t then you need to start prioritising it immediately. The modern day abilities of tech – the unlimited internet connectivity in this case – have made it essential that you and your team have at minimum a beginner’s level of prowess with tech – or at least a limited understanding of the potential risks to your system and the various actions you can take to limit those risks.

What Does a Good It Provider Look Like?

In the previous article, we explored the problems posed by traditional IT support, we concluded that in the modern world it isn’t enough, and it needs to be improved.

As we said in the previous article, traditional IT support is predominantly conducted by tech savvy but poor communicators that react to your problems rather than looking at your IT productively.

What Does a Poor IT Provider Look Like?

The world of technology is forever changing, and the last two decades in particular have seen huge changes, with new innovative tools being released that have the ability to revolutionise your workplace and, in turn, the way your team work. Due to the power that tech now has in our workplaces, business owners are making it a priority to be sure their tech is working for them in the best possible way, and most have tried to warp it in such a way as to make it catered for their own organisations.

Why managed IT services is best for SMB cybersecurity

Without technology, businesses cannot compete and succeed. But with the advancement in technology comes the ever-constant threat of hackers and cybercriminals. That’s why small- and mid-sized businesses (SMBs) need to protect themselves with robust cybersecurity solutions managed by reputable managed IT services providers (MSPs). The numbers Through the years, the number of SMBs falling victim […]

Your business’s cybersecurity needs an MSP

With the prevalence of cyberattacks on companies of all sizes these days, businesses cannot afford to relegate cybersecurity to the bottom of their budget priorities. When it comes to cybersecurity, even small businesses should partner with a managed IT services provider (MSP). Here’s why it’s crucial to partner with an MSP that can implement robust […]

Have you updated your firmware yet?

When was the last time you checked if the firmware of your gadgets are up to date? If it has been a while, then you need to do so right away. This is because you might be using outdated firmware, and doing so makes you vulnerable to data breaches and other cyberattacks. What is firmware? […]

Prioritizing data backups with analytics

Staggering amounts of information is generated every day and many businesses would struggle to operate without their databases. In fact, experts agree that by 2020, there will be 1,700 gigabytes of data generated per person on the planet. If you’re a business that’s worried about protecting its data, analytics tools are a great place to […]