Monthly Archives: November 2016

What to Do With Technology Leftovers

We are quickly approaching the end of the year. Many of my clients are wanting to spend money on capital equipment. Thoughts of servers, workstations and firewalls are dancing around in their heads.  However, is spending money on new equipment the best way to make a business more efficient? Here are thoughts I convey to…
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What Happens When your IT Goes on Vacation?

I was out for a race this weekend and got back today. Not only that, but one of my employees is out for vacation. None of our clients were affected! There are no concerns about how to cover a client if they go down as we have the processes and documentation in place to handle these situations.…
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Update or Die

A recent analysis by Duo Security of more than 2 million devices found that 63% of them were running Windows. Of those 65% have Windows 7 installed, which is affected by OVER 600 security vulnerabilities. Tens of thousands have Windows XP installed, cursed with 700 vulnerabilities and over 200 that are critical. When you protect a house…
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Why Staying the Same Will Not Create Better Results

Many of us have been in or seen someone in a relationship where everyone can see that the ‘other’ person is clearly not a good choice, but they promise to change, only to see the old person come out too soon. We have our own ways of doing things and making a sudden turn is…
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