How do you deliver and charge for managed services? One of the most important aspects of managed services is the method of service delivery. That includes a percentage of remote service, support response times, type of support available – in person, remote, helpdesk tickets, phone, etc. Who provides the support – is it in-house or..
7 Cybersecurity Must for Los Angeles Financial Advisors Today’s new technologically advanced climate has brought with it a whole new set of security risks of which financial advisors must be aware in order to protect their clients’ private information and financial data. Getting hacked is every firm’s worst nightmare, and the real damage does not..
Here’s PCI explained in 4 sections for easy consumption Though the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (or PCI DSS) applies to every merchant who accepts payment cards, many merchants lack a comprehensive understanding of what PCI is, or how it’s enforced. Unfortunately, this puts these folks at a serious disadvantage when it comes time..
Not that long ago, VoIP services were a new and revolutionary concept. Nowadays, internet-based voice communication is commonplace among SMBs, which means it’s time to turn our attention toward improving their security. Without a thorough understanding of what is needed to protect your VoIP systems, you could be vulnerable to cyberattacks. Let’s take a closer..
Your pharmacy data is secure, right? Including all your patients’ protected health information (PHI) and credit card information? Did your stomach just tighten and your heart start to beat against your chest because you just realized you can’t remember the last time you updated your antivirus? Let’s face it. We can put up all the..
It’s still easy to sit back and say, “What’s the problem? I just won’t click any suspicious emails or visit any “not safe for work” websites…how on earth are these supposed hackers going to cause issues with my tiny widget business?” Read on… Six ways YOUR business may be targeted: Your internal and internet facing..
Having trouble connecting with your team? Learn new ways of working that help improve communication. Anyone who has tried to manage a geographically dispersed work team knows how challenging it can be to keep the lines of communication open and efforts well-coordinated. Time-zone differences delay communications, different communication styles cause misunderstandings, and activities are difficult..
Most business owners don’t normally think they will be a victim of a natural disaster…not until an unforeseen crisis happens and their company ends up suffering from thousands or millions of dollars in economic and operational losses — all because of the lack of thoughtful disaster preparedness. This post gives small or mid-sized businesses (SMBs)..
Just when you thought your Mac was safe from all security threats, we have some troubling news for you. There’s a new form of scareware in town that’s been fooling Mac users into purchasing illegitimate software. And in all fairness, this one is quite convincing. If you want to ensure you don’t get duped, read..
Just when you thought it was safe to surf the Internet waves on your Mac computer…if malware could have a catchphrase, this play on the classic Jaws 2 tagline would be quite fitting for a recently discovered scareware. It’s sneakier and more convincing than almost anything that’s come before. Here’s what you need to know..