FBI Warns Businesses Of Cyber Attack From ChinaJanuary 16, 2019

Who Has Been Impacted by Chinese Cyber Attacks? At the beginning of the year, the FBI warned businesses to protect themselves from cyber attacks by foreign entities, saying activity has spiked in the past 18 months. Hewlett Packard and IBM are among the businesses most recently targeted. There’s a National Counter-Intelligence and Security Center that

How To Open A Shared Mailbox Using Microsoft Outlook 2016January 15, 2019

A shared mailbox in Microsoft Outlook will prove invaluable if your team is collaborating on a project, as they can exchange messages from a central platform. A communal email center is also an asset if your employees are responsible for responding to customer inquiries. Outlook Calendar allows members to create events or let others know

Who Can You Call For Server Support In Calgary?January 12, 2019

Without a server, you would need to keep adding individual workstations onto your system, using traditional peer-to-peer networks. Communications would need to be protected between each computer, and resources would be harder to share within the company.

What Tech Conferences Are Coming To Calgary In 2019?January 11, 2019

Your business needs advanced technology to grow. Multiple tech conferences are coming to Calgary, Canada in 2019 that can help. Find your tech conference today.

How Can Managed Services Benefit Local Businesses?January 11, 2019

Using Managed Services is really about smartly growing your local business, especially if that business relies on technology to any degree. A Managed Service Provider (MSP) is a third-party contractor that partners with your company to do exactly what its name suggests: It manages a service or services for you, usually in the area of

Will Cybercriminals Shutter Your Business In 2019?January 10, 2019

If the frightening headlines about massive data breaches were not warning enough, upwards of 60 percent of all small and mid-sized businesses, reportedly shutter within six months of a systems hack. The leading causes of nefarious systems incursions are reportedly caused by about 25 percent of valued employees repeating the same username and password across

2019 Best Practices For Keeping Your Password SecureJanuary 08, 2019

Every account you have is protected by a password or a PIN of some kind. A PIN is a personal identification number that is unique to the account it is attached to. In some cases, you are allowed to choose your own PIN. For other accounts, you must use the PIN or password that is

2019 Accountant’s Guide to Preventing Technology HeadachesJanuary 07, 2019

Downtime, compromised data, security breaches, and slow-running technology cause big headaches for today’s accountants. After all, you need your technology, and when it’s not working, every hour that goes by costs your firm money. You can’t afford to sit idle—when your technology doesn’t work, neither do you. If your competitors use more efficient IT solutions,

Top 8 Cybersecurity Concerns For Local BusinessesJanuary 07, 2019

As businesses add more layers of cybersecurity to their arsenals, cybercriminals are finding new ways to attack system, networks and devices. There is a constant stream of emerging threats that can mean trouble for companies of any size. Why Is Data Security a Major Challenge Going Forward? Businesses today are realizing the vast opportunities that

SCAM ALERT: Google Play Gift CardsJanuary 06, 2019

If there’s a will there’s a way when it comes to scammers, especially with gift cards. Everyone loves gift cards. Consumers love how easy it is to purchase gift cards, use gift cards and even give gift cards. It’s as simple as buying a card at a brick and mortar store or clicking a few buttons and