Month: January 2015

Verizon Wireless has been receiving warnings for months from cybersecurity experts stating that they’ve been putting their customers’ privacy at risk. Computer codes used by Verizon to tag and follow their mobile subscribers are leaving them vulnerable to hidden tracking. It’s been reported this month that Turn – an advertising software company – was using

Truth is, a great {city} IT services company does a lot more than simply keep your systems secure and reliable. So what does a great {city} IT services company do differently? That’s simple: they truly care about your business – maintaining a good relationship and meeting with you once per month to review your IT

Over 1.3 billion people log into Facebook every day. Cybercriminals DROOL at the thought of all the scams they could run on even a tiny fraction of the user base. Too many people are eager to click the wrong link and end up downloading malware or leaking sensitive data that opens bank accounts, locks down

Oh, for the days when work didn’t follow you wherever you go. Sure, it’s nice to be able to check your email or make a client call from home sometimes (let’s you work in your pyjamas, and who doesn’t enjoy that?), but it also means that work never ends. It means there’s always something more

What does this mean for you, and why you should upgrade. On January 13, 2015, Microsoft announced they are stopping mainstream support for Windows 7. Windows 7 is a popular operating system. This creates concern for many. So what now? Stopping mainstream support doesn’t mean the end of Windows 7. It means no more: Service packs

An Important Presentation for Alberta Microsoft Partners From Microsoft Canada and CTECH Consulting Group CTECH Consulting Group, Inc. is a successful Microsoft Partner and Managed Services Provider in Calgary. Come find out how your IT company can enjoy the same success as CTECH Consulting Group by hearing a presentation from Carl Fransen, President of CTECH Consulting Group, at the next IAMCP (International Association

Know the Risks & Reap the Rewards! Is your company, like several others in today’s constantly evolving technology age, ready to make a BYOD (Bring Your Own Devices) policy part of your common practice? The most important step to successfully implementing BYOD for your business is to understand the potential risks and recompense when implementing

Time to Save on Costs By Outsourcing Your I.T.! The heydays of $100-a-barrel oil are gone, and probably for good. USA Today had an interview with Saudi billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal about the future of the oil industry and how it’s going to affect the economies of oil-producing areas, from those afar afield as

Nobody likes running around, last minute, especially when switching Calgary IT services providers. It can be a long and tedious process, but once you have everything settled you will be in better shape than you were before. Being prepared is the trick when switching providers – as you don’t want to have setbacks along the