How to Build a Disaster Recovery Plan

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Disaster can strike at any moment, and its effects can be devastating to businesses. The UK’s Department of Trade and Industry estimates that 70% of businesses that suffer a major data loss go out of business within a year. With such consequences, it’s critical to have a solid disaster recovery plan in place in case the worst should happen. A … Read More

4 Reasons to Use a Cloud-based Data Backup Solution

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A solid data backup plan can help your company survive catastrophic data loss. Both cloud-based and traditional in-house solutions can be used to back up data. However, cloud-based solutions have several notable advantages. Here are four reasons to use a cloud-based data backup solution: 1. Cost To implement an in-house data backup solution, your company must purchase all the required … Read More

Protecting Your Personal Information Online

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Identity theft and credit card fraud have reached epidemic proportions. You can scarcely go a day without reading a newspaper story about a major company losing thousands of customer records. Hackers use a variety of methods in order to compromise and steal your information. Learn about some common hacking techniques and how to protect yourself. Hacking Techniques Hacking takes patience, … Read More

How to Prepare Your iPhone or Android Phone for Sale

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Nowadays, smartphones are filled with all sorts of personal data including contacts, schedules, photos, videos, documents, and more. Whether you’re selling or giving away your old phone, you’ll want to both save this personal data and prevent others from gaining access to it. Here are a few steps to prepare your iPhone or Android phone for its new owner: iPhone … Read More

5 Ways to Keep Your Mobile Devices Secure

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It seems like every time you turn on the news lately, there are more stories of companies having their data stolen or corporate networks being hacked into. In fact, data theft and the hacking of business networks is actually on the rise. More and more of these attacks are originating with lost, stolen, or hacked mobile devices. This is compounded … Read More