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Cloud Etiquette 101

Horrible house guests, we’ve all had them. Whether it be that annoying family member that over stays their welcome, or that old college buddy that leaves beer cans and potato chip crumbles all over your couch, we have all experienced those discourteous visits. If you thought that was bad etiquette, you’ve yet to see the […]

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Transitioning to the Cloud

Data loss is not a matter of if, it’s a matter of when – and it happens to every company, big or small. More than half of businesses locate their disaster/backup systems in the same physical location as their primary system – red alert! If you only have one copy of your system’s backup at […]

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To Cloud, or Not to Cloud

Backup Disaster Recovery is one of those things that all businesses need to have. A BDR backs up any data during the course of a disaster. Whether it’s a natural disaster such as a tornado, a hardware failure, or even an attack from a hacker. Anyone of these could permanently disable your business if you aren’t prepared or have […]

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Fixing Your Weakest Link: Your Employee

You can have every piece of security hardware in the books: firewall, backup disaster recovery device, anti-virus; but your employees will still be the biggest vulnerability in your organization when it comes to phishing attacks. How do you mitigate as much risk as possible?   Create and Strictly Enforce a Password Policy: Passwords should be complex, randomly […]

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How To Spot A Phishing Attack

Would you know if you were the subject of a phishing attack? Many people claim that they’d be able to tell right away if they received an email from an illegitimate source. If that were the case, there wouldn’t be 1.5 million new phishing sites every month, a 65% increase in attacks in the last year, and hackers […]

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What Is Phishing & How Are Hackers Using It?

While the number of people falling for sending personal information to the crown prince of Nigeria in hopes of receiving his promised wealth and riches seems to be dropping, phishing remains a major issue. In fact, the number of phishing campaigns pursued by hackers around the world increased 65% in the last year.   What exactly is […]

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Merry Christmas!

We would like to extend Season’s Greetings to our extended family of employees, clients and vendors. Thank you for a wonderful year, and we look forward to working with you in 2018. We are open normal business hours every weekday except Christmas and New Years Day. As always, our 24/7/365 support is available for emergencies […]

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Is WiFi safe for your business?

It seems not a day goes by without news of some new tech vulnerability or data leak, and warnings about using WiFi security issues are everywhere. In the wake of the KRACK vulnerability discovered last month, many of our clients have come come to us asking if it’s safe to use WiFi to transmit confidential […]

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Here’s how we’re going protect your computers from malware

For years, Network Innovation has provided NI-AV, a managed antivirus service for our clients, providing centralized management and monitoring of all your computers. We strive to provide a top-tier antivirus solution that gives us real-time notifications, and allows us to intercede quickly if necessary. In our operations center, we get notified immediately if there is […]

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