7 Ways to Help Your Computer Run Faster

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There are many contributing factors that cause computers to become slower and less responsive, no matter how old they are. When this happens you experience the frustration of files taking longer to open, and applications that respond to your commands at a snail’s pace. Luckily, there are ways to improve your computer’s performance – most of them are very simple. Here are seven steps to take to speed … Read More

6 Reasons to Use Remote Monitoring to Keep an Eye on Your Systems

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Many IT service providers use remote monitoring tools to gather information and send reports about their clients’ computer systems. Almost anything can be monitored, from routers and firewalls to virus detection and email services. Here are five benefits of using remote monitoring to keep an eye on your systems: 1. Reduce the Chances of Downtime In order to operate smoothly, … Read More

5 Signs That You Might Be Outgrowing Your IT Infrastructure

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As your company operates in an ever changing environment, its IT needs evolve. It is therefore necessary to ensure your IT infrastructure meets the needs of these changing requirements. Changing or upgrading IT infrastructure often requires an investment in the form of capital expenditure. It is however important to note that with the inaction of not changing your infrastructure, it is usually more costly in the long run … Read More

How to Protect Your Business from Ransomware Attacks

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Ransomware attacks have been increasing at an alarming rate over the last few months, making ransomware the number one cyber threat that businesses face today. To fully appreciate this disturbing trend, one only needs to turn back the clock to the beginning of 2016. In the first quarter of 2016 there was a 30 percent increase in the number of ransomware attacks in comparison with the last quarter of 2015, according … Read More