computers under water after flood depicting small business without disaster recovery plan

As a small business owner, you keep up with your industry – not tech terms. So the last thing you need is a bunch of confusing, meaningless jargon when you’re trying to understand what steps you need to take to ensure you can pull of a real disaster recovery for small business in the event…

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external hard drive backup on a computer

We recently worked with a small business owner who doesn’t have any data back up in place. Their files are stored on an external hard drive which they back up to every so often. Even if they had a central file storage device like a NAS, with mirrored drives, each housing the full data backup…

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business owner considering no disaster recovery plan

Small business data backup is an absolute must. And yet, according to Symantec SMB, 50% of SMBs report they have no data backup and no disaster recovery plan in place. 41% of those surveyed confessed that they had not spent any time thinking about or putting in place any disaster planning or business continuity plan.…

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smiling small business owner

In this day and age, internet access, WiFi and connectivity are critical to business.  If you want to succeed, your business needs reliable technology, and your team needs reliable access to it.  For the small business owner, it can be challenging to know and understand relevant tech terminology, internet speeds, the various components of a…

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secure lock

IT Security Solutions for Small Businesses Is your small business having issues with Wi-Fi connection? Are you experiencing spotty service? Unfortunately, potential Wi-Fi problems don’t end with an unreliable connection. In addition to these concerns, small business owners also have to worry about securing their data so it isn’t accessed, tampered with, or stolen. By…

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computer keyboard

It does not take more than a keyboard, mouse or a touchpad to navigate through any computer operating system. However, doing it efficiently by saving mouse clicks is another story. Knowing some of the most useful keyboard shortcuts can improve your productivity at work each day.  Today, we’re talking about Microsoft’s newest operating system – Windows…

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concept for regular computer maintenance and managed IT Services - man running for help for his smoking laptop

Do you think your data is completely safe from data loss event? Wouldn’t you hate to see all your hard work go to waste all because the right backup solutions were not in place? No business is impervious to data loss. With the increasing sophistication of hackers, malware, and data breaches it’s imperative that you ensure…

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1. Do you have too many devices connected? Think of your WiFi network like a pie. A single connected device gets to eat the whole pie. If you have two devices connected, then they each get a half a pie. Four devices = 1/4 pie each and so forth. More devices = less pie per…

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comparison of 3 file sharing options

File Sharing Options for Small Teams – A Comparison Of OneDrive, DropBox and a NAS Your team needs to share files and collaborate. The once niche market for file sharing solutions has grown and there are many options to choose from. Today we are covering three very popular file sharing options for small teams. They are…

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