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Risks of Using Public Wi-Fi

December 19th, 2019 Share

The holidays are drawing nearer, which means more and more people will be going on holidays and working remotely. While working from anywhere has its advantages, it doesn’t come risk-free either. When connecting to public Wi-Fi at a coffee shop, in the airport, or at your hotel, you need to be mindful of these common hazards of public Wi-Fi usage.

End of Support: Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008

November 20th, 2019 Share

The countdown to the end of support for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 is on. Microsoft has confirmed that they will stop supporting these products as of January 14, 2020. While it can seem overwhelming to migrate to – and get familiar with – new systems and software, the transition can be smooth when you prepare correctly.

Cyber Security Awareness Month

October 22nd, 2019 Share

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month! This month acts as a great reminder to do a temperature check on your personal and business’ cyber security. Each October focuses on a different challenge for cybersecurity, as well as identifies opportunities for behaviour change. This year, the theme set by the National Cybersecurity Alliance is Own IT, Secure IT, and Protect IT. So what does that mean?

MS Exchange Server 2010 Support is Coming to an End

September 3rd, 2019 Share

On January 14, 2020, Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 will no longer be supported by Microsoft. But don’t wait until last minute - now is the time to start planning and executing your migration strategy.

What’s Happening?

Exchange Server 2010, like many Microsoft products, has a defined lifecycle of 10 years during which Microsoft maintains the product.

Simplify Online Scheduling With Microsoft Bookings

September 1st, 2019 Share

If you own a business reliant on customers scheduling appointments, managing bookings has likely become part of your daily routine – slotting customers in when they call, rescheduling appointments when they cancel, calling with appointment reminders, and more.

How Artificial Intelligence Affect’s Your Cybersecurity (The Good, And The Bad)

From Alexa and Siri, to self-driving cars, Artificial Intelligence (AI) is rapidly gaining traction around the world. Though the concept of AI is not new, a lot of its uses are – including in the business sector. These innovations are revolutionizing almost every process in almost every industry, and adopting these practices are essential for staying ahead of your competition.

5 Ways to Improve Workplace Productivity

With only so many hours in a day, making the most of your time is critical in any workplace. If you find your days have been slipping away or falling victim to distractions, we have some tried and true tips to increase your productivity.

Take Regular Breaks

Sound counterintuitive? It’s not.

Alexa, Tell me About Your Cyber Security

According to a Symantec report, more than 20 million Amazon Echo devices are installed in the United States alone, making Alexa by far the most popular virtual assistant. But, despite their immense popularity, many people don’t know the security risks associated with smart speakers.