How to Build a Great IT Department
Your IT department is the lifeblood of your organization. It keeps information flowing, which enables worker productivity. Yet, many IT departments are underperforming, and management does not know how to fix it. In this post, I provide three characteristics of […]
New Emotet Trojan Poses Major Risk to Small and Midsize Businesses
Users must take responsibility to protect company networks There is a new breed of malware that uses a sophisticated combination of phishing, brute-force password attacks, and spreader technology to infiltrate and compromise computer networks. The malware is called Emotet.
3 Tech Trends To Achieve In 2017
As you continue to map out your goals for 2017, it is important to not forget your information technology. Where do you start? The top 3 tech goals from CNS should be at the top of your to-do list.
Disasters come from anywhere: fires, storms, power outages, even cyber-attacks. No one can know where, when or how the next disaster will strike. You care about keeping your organization focused on the future, not picking up the pieces after a catastrophe, thus investing in planning […]
5 Signs You’ve Been Hacked!
2016 has been filled with news of cyberattacks and hacking. Clearly, at this point no one and no business is immune to the dangers of the hacker community. Given the onslaught of cybercrimes, what is a SMB owner to do? […]
Are you making the right cloud computing choice?
As we move further and further into the technological age, it is becoming more and more apparent that it is neither desirable nor efficient for businesses to remain firmly planted to the ground. The time has come to move to […]
Building Your Plan for BYOD!
As the line between working in-office and working from home becomes more and more blurred, a new trend in employee technology has begun to emerge – BYOD, or bring your own device. Many companies are offering their employees the option […]
Delta IT Disaster!
Angry customers, negative media coverage, frustrated employees, untold revenue lost, lingering anger from customers: that’s the status for Delta Airlines this week. Of course this is not news to anyone unless you have been living under a rock you have […]
Cybersecurity is Important for Small Businesses
Most small business owners believe cyberattacks are the concern of large corporations, however nothing could be further from the truth. According to Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report, 71% of cyber attacks occur at businesses with less than 100 employees. Unfortunately, many “SMBs […]
How Small and Midsize Businesses will Benefit from Gigabit Internet
The arrival of low-cost Gigabit Internet is going to be a game changer for small and midsized businesses. Cloud service adoption has been steadily gaining traction over the last few years, but the widespread availability of Gigabit Internet service will […]
Use This One Simple Trick to Improve Your Organization’s IT Security Posture
Caution and Proper Use are Key Ask anyone working in IT what the top concerns in the field are, and it’s likely most people will name IT Security near the top of the list. The increasing frequency of news-making data […]
Partnering For the Future
Face it. Often times day to day decisions are focused solely on seemingly urgent business operations. Too often do your IT needs become an oversight rather than a priority. This inevitably leads to unwanted downtime and hours spent putting out […]