Cloud use surges during COVID-19 pandemic

As the COVID-19 pandemic spreads to more nations worldwide, millions of businesses turn to the internet as their employees are forced to work from home. Is the World Wide Web ready for the sudden increase in demand for cloud-based services? Even before the pandemic, many companies were already turning to online productivity and collaboration tools […]

COVID-19’s huge impact on businesses

The coronavirus pandemic is affecting individuals and businesses worldwide. As COVID-19 continues to spread, the private and public sectors are exerting great efforts to cope with present and future challenges. This includes leveraging technology resources. Here are some of the ways the pandemic will impact technology use. Increased reliance on communications technology The need for […]

Phishing in the Time of COVID-19: How to Recognize a Malicious Scam

It’s common for scammers to take advantage of emergencies, moments when people are scared, searching for information and vulnerable. The coronavirus epidemic is proving to be no different. As the outbreak of COVID-19 spreads across the world so do malicious phishing attacks.

Shut Down Survival – 4 Interactive Team Games to Play Remotely

With social distancing, self-isolation, and 30-day stay-at-home orders in place its easy to find yourself idle … very, very idle. The good news: We live in a technologically savvy world, there’s plenty you can do to stay connected with friends and family.

Remote Work Does Not Have to be Risky

With social distancing and Stay at Home Orders in full effect, organizations have been forced to enable a fully remote workforce. Ready or not, most teams are now partially if not fully working remotely. However, the rush to remote working can create cyber-security threats.

Work remotely, effectively with Microsoft Teams

With the COVID-19 pandemic forcing employees to work from home, you and your staff can take advantage of Microsoft Teams to stay productive. Microsoft recently enhanced this already powerful tool’s capabilities, making it easier for more people to take advantage of its advanced features. What is Microsoft Teams? Microsoft Teams combines workplace chat, video conferencing, […]

Why autocomplete passwords are risky

Many people use auto-fill passwords for their convenience. What you might not know is that hackers and advertisers can use them to get access to websites and other applications and gather sensitive information. Learn more about the risks of using autocomplete passwords. Why auto-fill passwords are so dangerous Certain web browsers have integrated features that […]

COVID-19 Free Remote Work Solutions

This is a challenging time for everyone around the globe. Concerns about the COVID-19 virus have led to a boom in remote working and left organizations scrambling to ensure their remote workforce can stay connected. In an effort to help lead our community through this ever-changing situation we have compiled a list of free remote work solutions vendors that are now offering free tools to small businesses to help your team remain connected.

Security tips for businesses that use IoT devices

Internet of Things (IoT) devices are increasingly becoming a ubiquitous part of modern offices. Make sure that they don’t become entry points for hackers with the following tips. Set passwords Many users fail to realize that they can set passwords for IoT devices. Failing to do so makes their gadgets easy to hack. You have […]