11 07, 2017

How StorageCraft Saves Office 365

2017-07-17T14:36:39+00:00 July 11th, 2017|0 Comments

The Business of Business Continuity Protecting critical information and decreasing risk of downtime is a concern for all businesses. Business disruptions due to downtime cost companies an average of $201,550, with additional big losses in revenue ($197,500) and IT productivity ($56,789). An additional 35 percent of organizations lost at least one mission-critical application, 11.7 percent [...]

1 06, 2017

Why Disaster Recovery Plans Should Include a Strong Backup

2017-07-17T14:36:39+00:00 June 1st, 2017|0 Comments

If you’re like millions of other businesses across the globe, you’re enjoying the many benefits of switching to Office 365: increased productivity, data access from wherever, greater flexibility, and an overall more engaged, motivated team. Life is good. Or is it? How about that little thing called data protection? Microsoft only guarantees 90 percent of [...]

18 04, 2017

Top 10 IT Problems for Small Businesses

2017-07-17T14:36:40+00:00 April 18th, 2017|0 Comments

Let’s face it. Not every small business (or large business) has mastered the IT world. Everyone knows that technology is advancing rapidly, but new IT problems are arising faster than most people are able to implement solutions. Outsource Solutions Group is a Managed Service Provider (MSP) that can help businesses of any size consolidate all [...]

23 03, 2017

Managed Services: The Smart Choice in IT Support

2017-03-23T11:50:50+00:00 March 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

Back in the Day Yes, we are talking about the dinosaur dial-up days of computing with the huge monitors and the vague knowledge of internet security measures. When internet and computer use became more affordable and mainstream, there was not a concrete plan of action for what would happen if things malfunctioned or crashed and [...]

28 02, 2017

How Using Employee Productivity Technology Can Increase Your Business Productivity

2017-07-17T14:36:40+00:00 February 28th, 2017|0 Comments

Are you concerned that your employees are spending too much time updating their statuses and playing solitaire on their computers? With the endless entertainment selections online, it is hard not to get distracted once you open that tab or look at your phone. Some workers might have the self-control to check their personal email and [...]

22 02, 2017

Why Every Business Should Invest in Having a Server

2017-02-28T09:05:31+00:00 February 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Is a desktop computer the same thing as a server? Though many people might think it is, that’s not the case. A desktop gets by with the minimal hardware requirements it needs to keep your network functioning at bay. Even a desktop that can run at the same speed as a server and has the [...]

10 02, 2017

How to Stop Ransomware

2017-07-17T14:36:40+00:00 February 10th, 2017|0 Comments

For many people, the inner-workings of technology and cybersecurity are a mystery, so panic sets in when our computers or smartphones get hacked. Suddenly, we need to understand the computer hacking skills of the experts. A few years ago, computer hacking was more of a rare occurrence, but with the online generation, hacking is now [...]

3 02, 2017

Do I Really Need a Firewall?

2017-02-15T13:31:45+00:00 February 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

As technology advances, the technology to compromise it grows along with it. Looking online at the vast amount of cyber protection available can be overwhelming. What programs are actually necessary today? There are some scams to avoid when obtaining the proper cybersecurity software and hardware for your unique situation. If you are debating on what [...]

27 01, 2017

How to Stop Email Phishing in Your Business

2017-07-17T14:36:40+00:00 January 27th, 2017|0 Comments

When asked to think of a relaxing, enjoyable activity, many business professionals speak of fishing. Whether their stories are of sitting on a dock with friends or going on a deep-sea fishing excursion, the stress of the workday seems to dissipate at the very mention of the activity. Email phishing, however, although pronounced the same, [...]

20 01, 2017

Why Your Business Needs Cyber Security

2017-01-20T16:14:27+00:00 January 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Last year saw no shortage of data breaches, and many information security firms say that 2017 will be no different. According to IT News, business will face four key global security threats in the coming year.   Top security threats businesses will face include: Supercharged connectivity and the Internet of Things will bring unmanaged risks. [...]