What are two-step and two-factor authentication?

December 2nd, 2020

Some data breaches result from the theft of a user’s login credentials. To keep your business safe, you need to implement a two-factor or two-step authentication process. These authentication methods may sound the same, but they are two vastly different processes.

Web hosting: A brief overview

November 20th, 2020

Are you looking to create a website for your business? Aside from the design and functionality of your website, make sure to also look into your web host. To get you started, here is a quick explanation of web hosts and which hosting type is best for your business.

Small- and mid-sized businesses need cybersecurity

November 17th, 2020

If your company has recently suffered from a data breach or a ransomware attack, then you know how costly it can be. You lose not just hundreds of dollars but also the reputation you’ve built through the years. That’s why you need cutting-edge cybersecurity solutions to protect your business from ever-growing cybersecurity threats.

How do hybrid clouds make SMBs more flexible?

October 30th, 2020

While small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are increasingly adopting cloud solutions, certain concerns such as security and regulatory compliance have made it challenging for some to migrate all of their resources to public cloud servers. The solution is to adopt a hybrid cloud instead.

Everyone’s role to play in proactive cybersecurity

October 23rd, 2020

As IT security consultants and managed service providers, we are business partners who provide clients with enterprise-level IT. We specialize in overwhelmingly intricate technology and keep ourselves abreast of the latest cybersecurity developments.

Four Reasons You Need Cisco Email Security

October 12th, 2020

Cisco's Superior Threat Recognition
Cisco Email Security provides swift and comprehensive threat assessment backed by Talos, Cisco's global threat intelligence network. Talos reviews over 6 billion email each day, giving it a footprint second to none.

Cisco’s SD-WAN, the Superior Option

September 25th, 2020

Cisco SD-WAN has the best Networking Money Can Buy
As one might expect, Cisco's greatest advantage in the SD-WAN space is its position as one of the world's leading developers and distributors of network equipment. Decades of expertise have helped them craft an SD-WAN product with a number of key advantages over the competition when it comes to networking.

SD-WAN vs. MPLS: Benefits and Drawbacks

September 24th, 2020

When it comes to networking technologies, you may hear IT support providers and consultants throw around big terms like “software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN)” and the legacy WAN, “Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)”.
With a lot of different opinions out there on which technology is better between the two, deciding the right one for your company can be quite confusing.

Webex Teams, Cisco’s Integrated Collaboration App

September 11th, 2020

This time last year collaboration apps were already becoming the life’s blood of any business, regardless of size. Services like Slack and Microsoft Teams have constantly increased in popularity over the years for a reason: communication is essential for productivity and these apps make instant long-distance communication a triviality.

5 Ways SD-WAN Delivers Cost Savings To Small Businesses

August 28th, 2020

In a previous blog, we explored the many benefits that businesses can enjoy when they implement a software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN). But one of the most compelling reasons to switch to this technology is the potential cost savings. This blog will break down the different ways you can save money by rolling out SD-WAN.

Further reading: Is SD-WAN right for your SMB? [Checklist: Things to consider]

1. You don’t have to invest in hardware for every branch office
Traditional WANs require you to have separate routers, firewalls, and WAN optimization devices at each branch office.

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