Why The CIO/CTO Must Co-Create And Not Just Facilitate

You live with insight most people are still coming to understand. You know ahead of others that technology is not an important part of your business, it is your business. You know that customer experience is your commodity. You also know that there is lack of agreement among key influencers as to what digital transformation […]

Are Outdated Browsers Leaving Your Business Vulnerable?

Users must regularly maintain, patch and update software, applications, plug-ins and more, but just how many businesses are overlooking this important security concern? In our latest chart, we reveal the percentage of users running outdated browsers. As you know, cybercriminals continually look for vulnerabilities to exploit in frequently used programs. Proper patch management, however, helps […]

12 Things to Consider When Performing a Security Assessment

With recent big-name breaches from Yahoo, ADP, and the IRS in the news, security is a top concern for many business owners. And with the advent of the cloud and evolution of the Internet of Things (IoT), hackers have evolved too. They’re finding increasingly clever ways to exploit technology designed to make doing business easier. […]

4 Tools Designed to Prevent Screen Fatigue & Boost Employee Productivity

Most if not all of us spend too much time in front of a screen. Televisions, smartphones, laptops – we are surrounded by screen, after screen, after screen. As a result, our relationship with technology can be bittersweet. As awesome as it is to have all of the information we ever needed right at our fingertips, our health […]

Will You Be Prepared When a Downtime Event Strikes? [CHART]

Did you know that 50% of small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) have no backup or disaster recovery plan in place? With all the risks that come with severe data loss and extended downtime, it’s surprising that IT decision makers aren’t doing more to safeguard their business.

Mobile Security Framework: The Foundation is Mobile Management Capabilities

Here’s a riddle: How does a mobile strategy turn from a gleaming skyscraper touching new heights of business productivity into a towering inferno? The answer: a poor mobile security foundation. As the average mobile device gets more minuscule in the form of wearables and whatever technology comes next, many organizations need to go back to […]

Can Managed Services Bridge the IT Skills Gap?

The IT skills gap phenomenon isn’t a new concept, but it has become increasingly evident in the past several years. Most small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) have the same IT needs as larger organizations, but unfortunately lack the necessary internal bandwidth and resources. With new IT rules being written every day, complicated by the internet […]

The New Priorities for IT Outsourcing [CHART]

The IT services market is changing rapidly as technology continues to play an instrumental role in everyday business operations. This has caused small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) to outsource many of their IT needs in order to cut costs and gain access to expertise they wouldn’t otherwise have. Instead of spending their time and budget […]