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Five Major IT Challenges Facing Small and Medium-Sized Businesses

March 23rd, 2021 by admin

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Those who own or manage a small or medium-sized businesses might be tempted to think that the number of IT challenges should be commensurate with the size of the business. But those in the know will be quick to correct that assumption. In fact, as the list of challenges shifts and changes...

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Posted in: IT Support, Managed Services, Small Businesses

Top Signs You need Managed IT Service

December 1st, 2020 by admin

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If you've researched methods of taking care of your IT needs, you've probably come across the term "managed services," "managed IT" or "managed network services." What is it - and do you need it? Managed Network Services can be generally defined as outsourcing day-to-day management responsibilities...

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Why Vulnerability Assessments Are Important

September 8th, 2020 by admin

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Vulnerability assessment refers to the process of identifying risks and vulnerabilities in computer networks, systems, hardware, applications, and other parts of the IT ecosystem. Vulnerability assessments provide your IT team and organizational management with the information they need to analyze...

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Posted in: Security, Cyber Security, Managed Services

6 Ways to Save Money and Boost Your IT with Managed Services

September 1st, 2020 by admin

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This article details six ways our Virginia Managed IT Services Program can save your organization money. If you're seeking a Managed IT Service provider in Virginia or southern West Virginia, please contact us to learn more! There are certain times of the business year that you might find yourself...

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Understanding Zero-Day Threats and Their Importance in Security Strategy

August 19th, 2019 by admin

Understanding Zero-Day Threats and Their Importance in Security Strategy

Cybersecurity has never been simple. But, over the last decade, keeping up with the volume and severity of potential threats has become an overwhelming task for most organizations. Antivirus software and other traditional security solutions are effective at identifying and protecting against threats...

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Posted in: Security, Cyber Security, Business Tools, Small Businesses

Cyber Threats That Create Big Challenges for Small Organizations

July 16th, 2019 by admin

Cyber Threats That Create Big Challenges for Small Organizations

Small organizations frequently underestimate the threat of cyberattacks, often believing they're not at risk. Many hold this belief because they feel they "don't have anything worth stealing.” If you’re one of them - operating under the assumption that hackers won’t bother...

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Posted in: Business Advice, Cyber Security, Managed Services, Small Businesses

How to Evaluate a Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP)

November 19th, 2018 by admin

How to Evaluate a Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP)

Hiring a managed security service provider (MSSP) to manage your cybersecurity (sometimes also called Security-as-a-Service or SaaS) is a sound business move for organizations that have: limited IT resources, lack internal security expertise, struggle to hire security talent, or simply need to implement...

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What Are Managed Security Services?

August 16th, 2018 by admin

What Are Managed Security Services?

For Small and Mid-Sized Organizations Implementing a managed security program can provide your organization with a variety of benefits, but the primary advantage is to transfer the management and expense of an in-house cybersecurity team to a third-party that has the right technology, expertise, and...

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Posted in: Security, Cyber Security, Managed Services, Small Businesses