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5 Reasons Why a Security Risk Assessment is Important

Regardless of the size of your business, the need for a technology security risk assessment cannot be ignored. Many organizations do not have one performed, which increases the probability that they will experience a data breach. That is why we are breaking down the top 5 reasons why security risk assessment is important for your… Read more »

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What is a Security Risk Assessment?

A security risk assessment identifies, assesses, and implements key security controls or compliance standards for a network. Carrying out a risk assessment allows an organization to view their network from a potential hacker’s perspective. It helps to identify vulnerabilities and strength in a network, which can be used to make security-related decisions or provide results… Read more »

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10 Tips to Protecting Your Data Privacy

Happy Data Privacy Day 2020! We are sharing 10 tips to protect your data privacy. Keep Your Network Up to Date Network updates not only provide functionality but are critical to your network security. If you are not patching your system regularly, you are putting your data privacy at serious risk. This also includes upgrading… Read more »

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Why Updating Your Technology is Essential for Your Business

From the Office of Brian Jackson Just a few weeks ago, I was able to attend the AT&T Business Summit in Dallas, TX. This event offered two days of technology-focused sessions with keynotes from some of the most well-respected leaders in business. One of my takeaways from this event was that technology is inescapable. You… Read more »

Windows 7 End of Life

How to Prepare for Windows 7 End of Life

Windows 7 End of Life will start on January 14, 2020, will be here before you know it. This means Microsoft will no longer update or support the operating system after that date. Windows 7 is a decade old and launched on July 22, 2009 and it is still being used on 39% of all… Read more »

Windows 7 End of Life

Windows 7 End of Life: Everything You Need to Know

Microsoft announced that it would begin the Windows 7 End of Life phase on Jan. 14, 2020. On that day, the company will stop supporting Windows 7 and will no longer patch it with security updates. Windows 7 is still a wildly popular operating system that, even ten years after its release, is still relied… Read more »

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Why is Technology Important in Business?

No matter the size of your company, technology has benefits that will help you make money and produce the results your customers demand. Technological infrastructure affects the culture, efficiency, security, and relationships of a business. Therefore we are breaking down the benefits to, “Why technology is important in business?” COMMUNICATION WITH CUSTOMERS Technology affects a… Read more »

Multifactor Authentication

What is Multifactor Authentication?

Multifactor authentication (MFA) is a security system that requires more than one method of authentication from credentials to verify the user’s identity to gain access to a network. Multifactor authentication combines two or more credentials: what the user knows (password), what the user has (security token) and what the user is (biometric verification). The goal… Read more »