As a small or midsize business (SMB), you might think you’re safe from cyber attacks. While that may have been true in the past, it’s no longer the case. In fact, the number of SMBs who have experienced cyber attacks has risen steadily over the past several years. In 2017, 61% of small businesses experienced a cyber attack, which was up from 55% in 2016.
At Strategic Systems, we understand how important network security is to businesses of all sizes. Cyber criminals target businesses of all sizes and while data breaches are devastating to any business, they can hit small and mid-size businesses especially hard.
The biggest way the cloud helps declutter your office is that it allows you to get rid of paper files and the filing cabinets that house them. Many businesses keep anywhere from 1 to 10 years of files at a time, which is an incredible amount of paperwork! Many financial documents like bank statements, receipts, and invoices are easily accessible through your bank online or are already created digitally. Digitally storing documents helps you find important records and document archives more quickly.
Health IT has been a focal point for many in both the healthcare and information technology sectors for several years. With this, hospitals and clinics have begun to recognize the advantage an IT consulting firm can give them in regards to security and efficiency, two of the most important aspects of a medical practice.
November is almost here! The leaves will are falling, and temperatures will continue to drop, we hope you have all your warm coats, gloves, and boots ready! While preparing for the cold, remember to prepare your computers and laptops, for the shift in temperature. Cold weather can damage your laptop, both permanently and temporarily. There are some tactics to help avoid this:
Protecting your data is a crucial part of ensuring the success of your company. Having your data compromised, whether it be through hacking or ransomware, can devastate any business, costing you large sums of money and jeopardize your business. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to protect your data that can help minimize the chances of digital threats harming your company. Here are the best ways business can protect their data.
A breach in your data security can be the downfall of your company or cause massive damage to your company’s reputation. To avoid cybersecurity attacks, it is important to know what the most common attacks are and how they can affect your business.
You worked so hard sacrificing so much to get your business to where it is today. Something like hardware failure, a coding issue, the weather, a disgruntled employee or something worse can happen at any time having a devastating effect on your business. If you’re not ready, your business is in trouble!
It doesn’t matter how big or small your business is, a disaster can happen at any given time that can jeopardize the files or digital assets of your business costing the company thousands of dollars or more. A disaster can be related to the weather taking out a system, server overload, simple mistakes, hardware failure,...
At Strategic Systems, we understand how devastating Ransomware can be to businesses, and want to prepare our clients and potential clients to best resist the dangers of modern ransomware. With that goal in mind, we wrote up this blog post to both explain some basic ransomware information. We will also be hosting an event called “Perfecting a Defensive Strategy that Wins Against Malware” in November.