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6 things a good IT security policy should include

Your IT security policy provides a roadmap for everyone in your company to ensure safety, security, compliance, and confidentiality. With 46% of US businesses reporting at least one data breach in 2018, a strong, adaptable, and realistic IT security policy is more important than ever.

4 Reasons You Should Use a Local IT Provider

When choosing an IT provider, there are so many options available and it may seem overwhelming. Do you go with a national superstar? An award-winning local firm? An international up-and-comer? How do you choose? For small businesses like yours, it’s usually best to go with a local provider. Here’s why.

Next-level file sharing tips for the Chicago professional

File sharing seems simple enough, but the following are some file sharing tips for the 3 main file-sharing platforms to make it even safer, more secure, more collaborative and more efficient. With options like Google Drive, OneNote, and Sharepoint, there’s something for everyone.

4 qualities to look for in your Chicago IT support provider

Finding and hiring a reliable, experienced, and professional IT service partner, often referred to as an MSP or managed service provider, is a crucial task for any small business owner. The fact is, businesses cannot operate efficiently or be successful without a quality IT network that experiences little to no downtime. As a result, it […]

4 top IT security tips everyone needs to know

Every year, nearly 180 million confidential records are exposed due to data breaches. That puts the odds of becoming a victim higher than one would like. The best security system is only as good as the person using it. Here are 4 things you can do to keep your data and networks as safe as possible.

5 ways technology can improve your business

Technology has had a major impact on the workplace. From inventions like electric lights and the telephone to more recent technologies like fiber optics and the internet, each technical leap has revolutionized the business world. Here are 5 ways that technology can improve your business.

4 bad habits cybercriminals love

A good cybersecurity plan is essential to protect your business from malware and other cyberthreats. But even the best cybersecurity plan is only as good as the people using it. Keep your network safe from the inside out by breaking these 3 bad habits that cybercriminals love to exploit.

7 features your Chicago IT support should include

Your IT support team needs to meet your needs and provide services that are specifically designed to help support your business technology, and address issues in a time and supportive manner. Much of it comes down to proficiency and a reliable system of communication.

6 IT support services your Chicago business needs

Managed services such as IT consulting, cyber security, and data recovery work together to maintain a level of security that your customers expect. Keep up-to-date and running smoothly with these 6 services that your Chicago business needs to thrive.