Strong IT support is central to the effective running of any modern small or mid-sized business, no matter which sector it operates in. But managing your operation’s tech infrastructure shouldn’t be a drain on resources that could be better used in your core business areas to drive growth.
Unfortunately, with the ongoing increase in home working, not to mention the

A disturbing documentary titled Childhood 2.0 premiered in 2020. Told via eye-popping interviews with both parents and kids, it offers a firsthand view of how living online, especially via social media, has altered childhood forever.

Spoiler alert: It’s worse than you could imagine.

At one point, a teenage girl describes how courtship works today. The interviewer asks her how she

Ransomware attacks have been around for a long time, and they often get in the news when major companies or governments become victims. These attacks are quite dangerous because once a computer system is infected, it’s difficult to recover if there is no existing uninfected backup of critical data. This is why so many victims of ransomware end up paying

Managed IT services and support costs can vary substantially depending on your particular business’s requirements. For businesses in the Bay Area, costs for hiring internal IT staff are very high, so it makes sense for SMBs to use a managed IT services provider. Total costs will depend on your needs and the capabilities of the provider. Generally speaking, the cost

Your organization’s IT security is critical because it helps you protect your business’s most important assets. Data, proprietary information, and the network are all potentially vulnerable to unauthorized access and attack. Keeping these assets safe is essential to keeping your business running smoothly. Data breaches can be extremely costly, both in terms of direct financial losses and indirect damage to

Every business needs to pay attention to securing their data. However, if your small or mid-sized business has to manage unusually sensitive data, you may need to take additional security measures to protect it.
What type of data warrants more advanced cybersecurity measures?
If your SMB needs to deal with data that falls under one or more of these categories,

Partnering with a managed IT services provider is a great way to offload some, or even all, of your technology planning and support work so that you can focus on activities related to your core expertise – delivering your business’s products and services. If you find yourself frequently distracted from that focus, you might be working with the wrong provider.

Technology is constantly evolving to help us do things faster, more accurately, and “get more done with less.” Some of these technologies can be helpful to businesses. Businesses that adopt the right technologies can improve the overall performance of their operations. Newer technologies can reduce costs and improve productivity. They can improve output quality, and employee satisfaction with work can

The USPTO has shared new insights concerning Metaverse-based trademark applications. As brand owners attempt to expand their digital footprint, they are facing feedback from examining attorneys due to likelihood of confusion and whether specimens function as a trademark. Meanwhile, brand owners with protected marks are raising legal concerns about possible infringement and inappropriate use in the Metaverse.

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