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4 Cloud security issues that struck small businesses this year

Although the benefits of cloud computing for small businesses are indispensable, the technology has also introduced a raft of new security concerns and challenges. As more and more businesses move data between their local network and remote data centers, there’s now an entirely new avenue for hackers to exploit.

Alexa wants your voice to be heard.

Amazon’s digital assistant, Alexa, just got a lesson in Civics… and just in time for Election Day in the U.S. (November 6th). New programming allows Alexa to provide actual answers and knowledge on election data such as where you can vote, real-time results, and even information on ballot measures and propositions.

Spam emails are decreasing, but you can’t relax just yet

When it comes to the global volume of spam email, there’s finally some light at the end of the tunnel. Since 2015, the percentage of spam email traffic has been dropping steadily, from 61.9% back in January 2015 to just over 48% in March 2018. That’s great news for workplace productivity and data security.

These stats should convince you to step up your disaster recovery plans

The industry reports and poll results are in, and from all indications, IT disruptions increased in 2017 and the early part of 2018, making it a bad period for many companies, especially small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs). We’ve culled several reports and surveys to bring you several statistics that should make you take your disaster recovery plans more seriously.

5 Ways the education sector can benefit from cloud computing

Those who were still in school when computers first became mainstream in education probably remember exchanging files using flash drives, CDs or, in the nineties, floppy disks. At the time, the typical computing environment was characterized by bulky beige desktops, low-resolution screens, and for those at the very cutting edge, a dial-up connection to the internet.

4 Reasons why you should develop custom software for your business

You need to be unique to thrive in today's overcrowded global marketplace. Business leaders try all sorts of things to build a brand that will stand the test of time by giving its customers a genuinely memorable experience. Whether that involves offering a wider range of services, changing business models, or going after a different demographic, the possibilities are limited only by your imagination.

How to overcome the many technology challenges in healthcare

Being subject to stringent government-mandated regulations and the constant need to provide top-level of service to their patients, healthcare providers turn to modern technology to keep up with the demands of their job. But because technology is not their core competence, their reluctant approach to it prevents them from achieving a successful digital transformation.

Happy National Cyber Security Awareness Month

Since 2004, National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) has been observed each October, and this year is no different. Every October, efforts are made by the National Cyber Security Division (NCSD) and the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) to bring light to all of the cyber threats that pose great danger to the international community.

Level up your business with a managed service provider

Thanks to advances in technology, small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) now have the means to compete with bigger companies. But with the all-too-swift developments in technology, SMB owners may have a difficult time figuring out the right technical solutions they need to further grow their business.

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