How to Avoid Disaster – 6 Steps to Business Continuity

Robert Burns was correct when he wrote, “The best-laid plans of mice and men often go awry.” As much as every business owner wants to (and should) plan for success, at the same time they should also understand their ability to continually thrive may very well depend on surviving an unexpected crisis. Businesses that proactively plan for unforeseen events will likely be able to meet the rare but really tough

Office 365 vs. Office 2019 for Business

Office 365 vs. Office 2019 for Business

Microsoft is an essential part of many business’ operations. Businesses rely on Microsoft Word for their word processing needs, Excel for spreadsheets and PowerPoint for presentations. The cloud has become an integral part of Microsoft’s offerings, and this had led the company to offer two different versions of Microsoft Office:  Office 365 Office 2019  Each version can be used for business, but which is ideal? Office 365: Cloud-based Office 365

What Is The Best Way To Protect Your Business From Hackers

What Is The Best Way To Protect Your Business From Hackers

According to Small Business Trends online 43 percent of all small businesses across the United States face a cyber attack. In fact, over half of those businesses that suffer a cyber attack eventually fail. These known statistics make it necessary to protect your business from hackers. A hacker gains unauthorized use to your business data through your computer. The question is, what can you do to protect your business against a cyber

Cloud Computing – The Future of Disaster Recovery

Cloud Computing - The Future of Disaster Recovery

Disasters happen. Whether they be natural or man-made – hurricanes that flood your company’s headquarters or viruses that contaminate your IT department’s servers – the consequences can be devastating. Studies have shown that 43% of companies that cannot retrieve their data due to a disaster strike never reopen and that 29% of these companies close within two years. How can your business protect itself in the face of these inevitable

Have You Tested Your Disaster Recovery Plan? Here Is Why You Should

Outsourced Computer Support for Your Business – Disaster Recovery

A recent article from Forbes that’s well-worth reading lists five major ways businesses perform poorly on IT disaster recovery plans. Second on the list is the failure to test disaster recovery plans. Why is Testing Necessary? Without testing the disaster recovery plans measures you’ve come up with for your computer systems, your plan remains mostly theoretical. On paper, it looks as if it could work, but you can’t know with