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September Roundup: An Apple Update You Need to Address Now

It seems as though nearly every day, new discoveries are made regarding software security issues. Sometimes they’re discovered by researchers, sometimes by hackers. But regardless of how they’re detected, what’s important is how you respond. As these issues are addressed, companies correct the flaws and issue updates and patches. And,...
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Dell BIOS Bomb, Available Upgrades & New Vulnerabilities

Manufacturers always strive to put their best foot forward, and typically pride themselves on making a better product.But even with the best of intentions, sometimes new updates simply don’t work as planned. With new features sometimes come new security problems, new headaches, or the need for costly new hardware. Such is...
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Outsourcing – Expertise & Flexibility On-Demand

Many organizations benefit from outsourcing IT, but not all organizations use IT service partners in the same way. Some organizations pursue full outsourcing while others outsource very specifically to compliment in-house resources. Even a single organization’s use of outsourcing will evolve and change over time as the organization progresses. After...
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Network Segmentation: 3 Key Reasons to Create Smaller Segments

When setting up a network, it's tempting to put all users onto a single network and forget about it. Why? Well, at least initially, it saves time and money. And, as offices grow, desks shift, and employees change roles, that single network makes accommodating those changes easy. Legacy networks tend to...
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Why COVID-19 Has Made Outsourcing Necessary

As the Covid-19 pandemic continues, the economic strain falls hardest upon the Small-to-Medium Business (SMB) category – businesses with annual revenues less than $500m. Economic uncertainty adds additional strain to the everyday struggle and is forcing many SMB entities to consider outsourcing.Outsourcing provides many benefits, but it's not without risk. ...