Month: June 2016

You boot your computer, and it tells you that your files have been encrypted, and unless you pay the perpetrator through an anonymous channel, you can’t get them back. If you hesitate, the files might start disappearing a few at a time. This is ransomware, one of the nastiest tricks that online criminals can pull

Our team is thrilled to provide our knowledge and expertise to help direct the future of IT market trends. CTECH Consulting Group has been approached to join the members board advisory committee of SAIT, putting our team in a position to direct the SAIT ITC technology program. The School of Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) at SAIT

In a recent press release, Microsoft has formally announced the activation of multiple data centers throughout Canada beginning in June. Microsoft plans to deliver commercial cloud services, including Azure, Office 365, and Dynamic CRM Online, from Toronto and Quebec City. The move is a huge step to further strengthen Microsoft’s footprint in Canada’s increasingly competitive

Microsoft’s purchase of LinkedIn has been hailed as a huge boon for LinkedIn shareholders and Microsoft’s reassertion of its dominance in the tech market. While investors and both companies should undoubtedly be rejoicing, small and mid-sized businesses just might have the most cause for celebration. How Microsoft’s LinkedIn Acquisition is Poised to Benefit Small and

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Although saving money on IT logistics and security may feel good in the short term, it is very difficult to hold that feeling when the unexpected catastrophe hits. It only takes a few seconds for a hacker to steal all of your proprietary information or customer data if you have an unprotected system. In those

Thinking about an Office 365 email migration? Taking your office productivity applications to the cloud doesn’t mean you have to leave all your organization mailboxes on your local Exchange Server or with another email system. Making the migration move Whether you are planning to abandon your Exchange Server altogether or to go the hybrid route,

Although recognized by the United Nations, World Productivity Day isn’t celebrated with Hallmark cards, nor is it an occasion when you call family and friends to wish them a “Happy World Productivity Day.” In fact, World Productivity Day is just the opposite of any formal holiday. Businesses around the world observe World Productivity Day by

The consumer electronics space is always buzzing with new releases, but with all the tech available on the market right now, and Father’s Day right around the corner, some amazing options are available. The trend toward smartphone integration has proven to be a must-have, so if you’re still debating what the connected guy in your

As ransomware becomes an increasingly popular tactic of cybercriminal warfare, academic institutions are becoming the latest targets. Most recently, the University of Calgary appears to be the first university to publicly acknowledge that it has been hit by a ransomware attack. University of Calgary Is the Latest Institutional Target to Pay Up In late May,