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Cyber Attacks - Don't Be a Victim

Phishing, Cyber Insurance, and Being Vigilant

In a highly evolved digital era, cyber attacks are a sad reality. One of the common forms of cyber attacks are phishing, specifically email phishing. Email phishing is a fraudulent email designed to gain access your, your family’s, or your clients’ sensitive information.

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Helping Businesses Grow and Prosper Securely

“Our motto is we worry about your IT, you focus on what you do. Our tenets include improving security, increasing reliability, and then, if they’re a growing company, managing that growth and helping them scale, so they’re not outgrowing the technology.”

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Technology and Your Growth Plan

How New Technology Can Help Your Business Thrive

We all know the importance of having a ‘plan’ when it comes to effectively managing your business’ growth. Understanding your long-term vision and what you want your business to achieve is critical. Having the right plans, policies, systems and structures in place is what will move your business to the next level.

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Managed IT and Break/Fix IT

What’s the difference, and what’s right for you and your business?

Picture this: You’re driving down an empty range road somewhere in rural Alberta, rushing to get to your destination. It’s dark, raining, and you’re miles from the nearest home or gas station. You’re not really worried though. You just spent a small amount of money to tune up your vehicle and fix a few minor problems before the long drive.

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Data Mining for Small Business IT

Panning for Gold in the Internet Era

For centuries, people have mined core minerals indispensable to our way of life. From extracting coal to produce construction and manufacturing materials, to obtaining gold to make lifesaving medical equipment and technological components for computers and space shuttles (not just fancy jewelry), mining allows society to create, and evolve.

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Growing Your Business on a Reliable IT Platform

For your business to succeed, your technology has to work.

Period.

Worst Case Scenario: – You’re sitting at your computer desk at the office, enjoying your morning coffee about to get started with your work day. You login to your desktop, click on email, and...

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Managed IT Services vs. Self IT

Ever wonder what the real cost is of managing your business’ IT by yourself?

Many business owners and organizations are used to trying to save on costs by doing a significant amount of work themselves. This includes running their own IT – setting up their network, choosing an Internet plan, and building their own IT security framework.

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How to Avoid Unexpected and Expensive IT Costs

It’s a worst-case scenario we hate to see.

A business hires an IT provider they feel they can trust. Things are running smoothly month to month until some unexpected expenses start to pop up. The server bites the dust. The laptops need a massive software upgrade. Without a long-term plan, the business must pay for each expense as it occurs. And the expenses just keep coming.

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How to Break Up With Your IT Provider

“Dear IT services provider: It’s not me, it’s you.”

We all know the feeling — that gnaw in your gut that tells you it’s just not working anymore. It’s time to break up with your Managed IT provider. Breakups are hard and honesty can sting.

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5 Must-Keep Tech Resolutions for 2017

It’s a new year and we’re all busy setting resolutions we hope to keep over the next 12 months. Technology plays a huge role in our everyday lives (especially at work!), so it’s natural that some of your resolutions be about your tech habits.

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