Can you believe it? It's almost the end of 2017. We all made it through another year, but the end of one year means preparation and expectations for another.
Here are some IT trends to watch for in 2018, according to a research conducted by Gartner, reported on by Cisco.
Topics: Outsourced IT
We'd like to throw a quick statistic your way. According to the security awareness training platform KnowBe4, 91% of successful data breaches start with a Spear Phishing Attack. Why is this significant? This number proves that end-users are the vulnerability when it comes to IT security.
Now that we have gotten your attention, we'd like to provide you with a breakdown about what phishing really is, how it works, and how you can avoid being a target and the weakest security link.
Small to medium-sized businesses are consistently targets of cyber-attacks due to their size and underestimated security measures. According to the 2017 State of Cybersecurity in Small and Medium-Sized Businesses Report, 61% of these organizations have experienced a data breach in the past year. It's time to prioritize your IT environment, and it's time to sleep soundly at night knowing your business has what it needs to stay protected.
When it comes to workplace technology you should utilize resources to get the most out of every dollar you spend. IT services should promote reduced costs that translate into increased productivity. We'd like to provide you with a few reasons as to why Managed IT Services can end up saving your organization money in the end.
Network connectivity has the potential to make or break your IT work environment. If your network connectivity is down, it can cause a severe halt in productivity. Here are three common causes of network connectivity issues within organizations.
Viruses strike, hardware fails, users click on things they shouldn’t, natural disasters and theft, the list goes on. When disaster strikes, how much are you willing to lose? Learn more about today's threat landscape, how to protect your business, and how to plan for when your defenses fail.
If you drove a truck that you had to constantly fix, pay for, and wasn't meeting your driving standards, you would replace it, right? It's time to have the same mindset about your IT infrastructure. This session will help to equip you with information from research studies that provide insight to the hard and soft costs of waiting to replace equipment, and the effects it will have on an organization.
Who needs it? The answer is everyone. Unfortunately, cybercrime is not a matter of "if", but a matter of "when." Learn more about how to utilize cyber insurance for your business, the common misconceptions in regards to cyber liability, and how insurance helps you respond to a potential cybercrime.