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Posts about Cloud Services:

Sharepoint vs. DropBox vs. Box: Which Cloud File Storage Service is Right for Me?

Sharepoint vs. DropBox vs. Box: Which Cloud File Storage Service is Right for Me?

Simplifying the Selection Process

Making the case for cloud storage is easy. Just ask anyone who has lost files due to system crashes or defunct devices. Now widely considered the industry standard, cloud storage solutions abound. Yet, deciding on which solution is best for your organization is more than a round of eeny-meeny-miney-mo and requires a neutral look at what features you need and value most. 

Top 4 2020 IT Trends SMBs Should Know

Top 4 2020 IT Trends SMBs Should Know

These days, you don’t have to look too far on social media to find a #10YearChallenge. Some are simple: post a photo of yourself from 2009 and another from today to see how much you’ve changed. Others are using the hashtag for bigger and broader things to reflect on, such as climate change, sustainability, and global conflicts.

Guide to Building a 2018 BYOD Policy

Guide to Building a 2018 BYOD Policy

 

A Set of Recommendations for Establishing a Secure Policy Around BYOD

As a provider of IT and security solutions, we are always surprised when an older topic like BYOD receives new attention. As of late, we have had several questions about whether to allow personal laptops and devices access to the network. We firmly believe businesses have a choice in whether or not these devices be given access to the network. But, unlike most articles around BYOD, we are taking the approach that not all devices are the same. We suggest you categorize laptops and personal devices such as smartphones and tablets into two separate categories. In this blog, we hope to leave you with a guide that provides practical and relevant advice on how you can implement a BYOD policy that addresses both categories, and aligns with the way your team accesses the network.