Month: January 2017

Professionals need not be intimidated by economy downturns, local tech experts say It seems no matter where you go; everyone is talking about economic recession. Talk of economy declines often seem unavoidable and can leave businesses professionals feeling uneasy and unsure of how to respond to changes in economic winds. The group of experts at

Following a 2010 speech that noted the evolving threats to Canada’s cyber network, the government of Canada has outlined a robust plan to address the risks to the Canadian government and its citizens from state-sponsored cyber attacks, terrorist threats, and cyber crime. Many parts of Canada’s cyber security strategy are aimed at protecting critical and

Your phone or tablet might not be as secure as you think from your young children’s attempts to make unauthorized purchases. Stories of young children racking up huge bills by going on their parent’s phone or tablet and spending real money on in-game items and currency make headlines all the time. Because of this, many

Skype for Business is a viable enterprise-grade communications solution that provides the basis needed for scalable, efficient business growth. Businesses communicate on a massive scale each day. Phone calls, in-person meetings, and emails are just a few of the ways that companies must stay connected with their employees, customers, and business partners. Unfortunately, a lot

These four elements of Skype For Business can make your work life better. Voice Over Internet Protocol (VoIP) and unified communications and collaboration (UCC) has changed the way much of the world works, in making communication cheaper, more instantaneous and increasingly collaborative. Its impact is only growing, according to recent research, 60 percent of information

Ransomware is increasing its rate of attacks in both 2015 and 2016. The FBI has issued warnings to protect data and computers against cyber attacks. Discover what is new in emerging ransomware and why the onus is still on you. Ransomware’s emerging threats are not only dangerous, but they are also oddly baffling too. How

Four Cyber Security Threats You May Not Be Aware Of. Your cyber security isn’t just impacted by viruses, learn how to look out for these vulnerable points to keep you and your business safe.   Almost everyone is aware of the perils of computer viruses. An entire industry exists to combat the problem with anti-virus

Mobile devices can create significant security and management challenges, especially if they hold confidential information or can access the corporate network. Require users to password protect their devices, encrypt their data, and install security apps to prevent criminals from stealing information while the phone is on public networks. Be sure to set reporting procedures for

Need a cost effective way to conduct meetings and stay in touch with employees or colleagues in different locations? Consider using Skype, which has options for businesses of every size. Try it today. As a business owner, you may have partners or employees traveling, or located in different areas. Skype is a useful tool that