Entries by Mary Grace Buckley

Why Outsource Your IT Services?

What is a managed service provider? Many companies have internal IT staff who handle the day-to-day maintenance of their systems, manage end-user support, and generally keep things functional. This can work for smaller organizations with only a few workstations, but as your business grows, support with more reach and expertise becomes critical. An IT managed […]

5 Tips From a Managed Security Service Provider

Have you heard any of these panic-inducing exclamations?  Cyber criminals are out to steal your data!  Vulnerabilities in your systems are being exploited as you read this!  Regulatory noncompliance could end your business! These aren’t necessarily disingenuous statements, but you don’t need to panic. By taking appropriate steps, you can focus on your mission and […]

Cyber Security Solutions and the Ohio Safe Harbor Law

As of November 2, 2018, Ohio’s Data Protection Act, also known as a “safe harbor” law, grants businesses protection from lawsuits relating to data breaches if they are reasonably complying with industry-standard and federal regulatory frameworks. This groundbreaking legislation may soon be mirrored by other states but is limited to Ohio for now.  To qualify […]

How to Prepare for Windows 7 End of Life

The end of Windows 7 is quickly approaching. Don’t wait to upgrade to Windows 10 otherwise you may compromise everything that you worked for.  Circle January 14th, 2020 on your calendars now, because that will officially be the end of Windows 7 as we know it. Now that this operating system is on life support, […]

What Can VoIP Do For Your Business?

Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) technology reduces expensive telephone bills while simplifying workplace communication in the process.  Get ready to say goodbye to traditional phone systems. The internet is becoming more important by the day and it continues to transform our everyday lives. For businesses, the way employees communicate has completely changed and that is […]