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Celebrating Data Privacy Week: 5 Tips to Protect Your Data

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Every January we have the opportunity to take a look at our cyber hygiene by celebrating data privacy week. With cyber threats seemingly increasing every time we open our eyes, it’s important that we all take security seriously and ensure our data is safe with a security audit. According to a recent study, the average […]

5 Cybersecurity Small Business Tips

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As a small business owner, you know better than anyone just how hard it is to juggle everything. From ensuring operations run smoothly, to crafting a great customer experience, to coordinating a team of amazing people, you have your eye on a lot of moving pieces. You probably know that cybersecurity is critical, but you […]

Why Businesses Need Tech Support Services

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Many small business owners assume that tech support services are only useful to large corporations, but that isn’t entirely true. In fact, businesses of all sizes, including SMBs (small to medium-sized businesses), can benefit significantly from tech support.  Tech support is designed to cover a wide variety of needs, from general network support to expert […]

5 Important Questions to Ask About Your IT Infrastructure

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If you want to create a thriving and successful business, maintaining proper IT infrastructure is an absolute must. It allows your business to function; each component of your infrastructure forms an integrated network that can efficiently run and manage your business. ‘IT infrastructure’ refers to the hardware, software, operating systems, and devices that make up […]

How Do Companies Protect Customer Information? Here Are 6 Examples

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Did you know small businesses are the primary target of cyberattacks? As levels of cybercrime rise, small businesses across Canada have been left vulnerable to security breaches, malware, and other common cyber threats. Being the victim of a cyberattack doesn’t just hurt your business; it can also harm your customers. Your customers trust you to […]

How to Get the Most of Secure Cloud Hosting

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What would happen if your business was hacked today? What if you experienced a technical outage and lost critical data? For businesses that don’t use the cloud, emergencies like this can be catastrophic–that’s why so many businesses in Alberta are switching to secure cloud hosting.  Secure cloud hosting prevents problems like cyber attacks and data […]

7 Ways Your Small Business Can Benefit From Cybersecurity Providers

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How secure is your small business? Just because your business is small doesn’t mean that hackers won’t target your sensitive data or client information. In reality, cybercriminals often target small and medium-sized businesses because they don’t have the budget for comprehensive cybersecurity measures–making them the perfect target for cyber threats.  Unfortunately, many small businesses gloss […]

5 Reasons to Work With IT Companies Near You

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Many SMBs (small and medium-sized businesses) in Alberta choose to hire international IT providers. The very nature of most IT companies means that you can work with providers worldwide, so many businesses don’t consider hiring locally as an option. While working with an IT company that does not have a local presence may seem attractive, […]

What Does a Good Disaster Recovery Plan Look like?

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Disasters can come in many shapes and sizes – a natural disaster, hardware failure, data breach, or cyber attack. Whatever the cause, due to our reliance on technology, every business needs to have a disaster recovery plan in place to minimize the damage and get back up and running as quickly as possible. In this […]

5 Things to Ask Before Hiring an IT Provider

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For small-to-medium businesses, managing your day-to-day services, clients and data can be hard enough. If you’re running your IT department in-house as well, you may feel overwhelmed. That’s where an IT provider comes in. Because of our reliance on technology and the importance that IT has in the business world, many organizations are searching for a […]