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Backup: A Better Small Business Solution

Reliable backup and disaster recovery solution for small business. Local, image-based with replication to the cloud. Regularly verified. Multiple recovery options. Protection against malware including ransomware.
Don't let a bad backup solution keep your business down. Automatic image-based backup with local and secure cloud copies that are continually verified and provide quick and…… https://customcomputer.me/blogs/backup-better-small-business-solution

Are you at risk from ransomware

Large organizations have been crippled by ransomware, but is your business at risk?
Clients subscribed to our managed services have options for layers of protection against threats like WannaCry which has hit Europe and much of the world like wildfire. I…… https://customcomputer.me/blogs/are-you-risk-ransomware

How safe is that USB drive?

USB flash drives vs ShareSync: a secure file backup, sync and share utility for Windows, Mac, iOS and Android which protects against loss from malware including ransomware.
There is a good chance you have an unknown, unmarked USB flash drive in your desk drawer right now. You may not be sure where you got it (it could have been from that trade sho…… https://customcomputer.me/blogs/how-safe-usb-drive

Remote Workforce - Tips for Employers

Enabling employees to work remotely can be offered as a perk, be a contingency plan or a bit of both. Technology provides many tools that simplify remote work, but plan your implementation to protect your business and maintain a sense of team.
The current Coronavirus pandemic is making it necessary for most to consider remote-enabling their workforce. Fortunately, technology makes this easier than ever, but that ease…… https://customcomputer.me/blogs/remote-workforce-tips-employers

Think you are too small to be targeted by a cybercriminal? Think again.

Do you have a false sense of security? Small businesses actually make fairly lucrative targets and impacts on the small business can be more harmful than for larger ones.
When I meet with clients, especially SMBs, I often hear them say that they feel their business is too insignificant to be a target of cyber-criminals. Why would someone go after …… https://customcomputer.me/blogs/think-you-are-too-small-be-targeted-cybercriminal-think-again

Be Proactive: How to Avoid Potential Network Failures

For small- to medium-sized businesses (SMBs), an IT network failure can be devastating because they don't have the resources of large corporations to bounce back from such disasters. Preparation against such devastation may be the only course for them to …
For small- to medium-sized businesses (SMBs), an IT network failure can be devastating because they don't have the resources of large corporations to bounce back from such …… https://customcomputer.me/blogs/be-proactive-how-avoid-potential-network-failures

Loss of Data: Causes and Prevention

The time and resources that technology saves are invaluable, but this convenience has a very ugly side. This convenience brings costs, which could include irreparable financial, professional, and social damage. The technology that is designed to make life…
The adoption of technology from the simplest of matters to the most complex problems has rendered us heavily dependent on it. We love paying our bills minutes before they are due…… https://customcomputer.me/blogs/loss-data-causes-and-prevention

Outsourcing? Really. It's OK: How it can save time and money

Small businesses don't have the resources to fully support all of their IT infrastructure needs. Those who start their own companies like the control and autonomy it provides them. Unfortunately, that preference for control and autonomy may have some bad …
Almost by definition, small business owners and entrepreneurs cringe at the concept of outsourcing. Those who start their own companies like the control and autonomy it provides …… https://customcomputer.me/blogs/outsourcing-really-its-ok-how-it-can-save-time-and-money

Why Small Businesses Shouldn't Avoid Making Disaster Recovery Plans

Entrepreneurs and small businesses often don't think about making plans to recover in case of a disaster. However, it is the smallest business that most likely has the fewest resources to fall back on in case of disaster. How have you prepared?
Entrepreneurs and small businesses, especially ones that are fairly new, often don't think about making plans to recover in case of a disaster. However, it is the smallest …… https://customcomputer.me/blogs/why-small-businesses-shouldnt-avoid-making-disaster-recovery-plans

Disaster Recovery Plans: Do You Have One?

Disaster recovery and business continuity plans are issues that almost all small businesses fail to think about. More frequently, they decide they haven't the resources to address such "unthinkables." You might be surprised, though, to find out just how a…
Disaster recovery and business continuity plans are issues that almost all small businesses fail to think about. More frequently, they decide they haven't the resources to …… https://customcomputer.me/blogs/disaster-recovery-plans-do-you-have-one