Canadian Network Security Risk Statistics

If you own a business, you almost certainly use technology every day. Aside from routine operations, technology is also utilized in various forms to communicate with clients and with other team members. If you are like most businesses, not all communication happens within the office. You probably use a combination of computers, tablets, and smartphones…

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Wi-Fi Issues and Security for Small Businesses

IT Security Solutions for Small Businesses Is your small business having issues with Wi-Fi connection? Are you experiencing spotty service? Perhaps you still need to setup additional guest connections with restricted access. If any of this sounds familiar, our team at TUCU in Toronto, ON can help.  Unfortunately, potential Wi-Fi problems don’t end with an unreliable…

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Who Pays For Employee Computer Repairs & Support?

Many small business owners allow employees to bring their own computers to work. This is known as BYOD. It’s also considered a computer security no-no and headache to manage and support. It gets even more complicated when computer repair or IT Support is needed and the question of who foots the bill comes into play.…

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Network Management for Small Business – The Underserved Goldilocks Zone

The Struggle To Find Good Network Management For Your Small Business Do you feel like IT support providers for small businesses are always too big or too small, but never just right?  It can feel a little like you’re Goldilocks, looking for the perfect fit. Tell me if this sounds familiar: your business is not…

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What Is Office 365? What’s The Difference Between Home and Business?

A lot of people think Office 365 is simply a subscription version of Microsoft Word & Excel.  Office 365 is many things; a software suite as a subscription service (home edition) a hosted email server that can replace an aging exchange server (business edition) a backend small business server suite and a lot of associated…

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IT Outsourcing Solutions – Are They Right For Your Business?

IT Outsourcing Solutions – Are They Right For Your Business? Let’s review the 3 options for IT Outsourcing: Managed IT Services IT Outsourcing IT Subcontracting Bonus Point – IT Documentation For your small business seeking to delegate IT tasks to a trained technician, Managed IT Services make perfect sense. For your parent company with satellite offices,…

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Password Security Talk with Investment Executive

We spoke with Leah Golob from Investment Executive about password security.  Here’s the summary of our conversation, and the resulting article. Why is creating a secure password so important these days? Assuming that it isn’t the online service itself being attacked and it is your account specifically: The complexity and length of a password determine…

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