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Mobile Safeguarding: The New Malware Prevention Practice

On February 9th, 2018, posted in: Mobile Device Mgmt by 0 Comment

Mobile malware attacks skyrocketed last year. In just the first quarter of 2017, McAfee had already detected more than 1.5 million new incidents of malware specifically targeting mobile devices. By January 2018, Google had removed 60 apps from its Play Store due to malware. As their screen size, speed and performance have increased, smartphones have..

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Migrate and Back up Your Data with SkyKick

On February 1st, 2018, posted in: Cloud Computing by 0 Comment

Every modern business regardless of size, relies on data to survive. The sudden loss of company data to a ransomware attack, hard drive failure or simple human error could put the future of the organization in jeopardy and destroy a squeaky clean reputation overnight. Just ask Equifax. No matter what your business does or how..

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Speed Up Your Mobile Device with These Simple Steps

On February 1st, 2018, posted in: Personal Tech Tips by 0 Comment

Mobile devices have never been more abundant in our culture. For many of us, our phone is the first things we see in the morning and the last before we go to bed. In today’s modern age, it’s difficult to imagine life without these beloved devices. But after a few years, your device starts slowing..

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Microsoft Surface Promotion

On January 31st, 2018, posted in: Ontech News by 0 Comment

Five Signs That You’ve Been Hacked

On January 22nd, 2018, posted in: Security Threats by Comments Off on Five Signs That You’ve Been Hacked

January 28 is Data Privacy Day, and the New Year is the right time for implementing resolutions and fresh starts. Have you resolved to be more vigilant in 2018? Your small business cannot afford to overlook the dangers posed by hackers who are getting more sophisticated every year. But how do you know if you’ve..

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Technical Consultant Job Opening

On January 16th, 2018, posted in: Ontech News by Comments Off on Technical Consultant Job Opening

Job Description Join our team! Ontech is seeking a qualified, motivated individual to add to our talented consulting group. As a Technical Consultant, you will work directly with our small and mid-size business clients assisting with product selection, installation, configuration, troubleshooting and maintaining a wide variety of network hardware and licensing solutions, managed services, cloud services and projects...

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What You Need to Know About the Meltdown and Spectre CPU Flaw

On January 16th, 2018, posted in: Security Threats by Comments Off on What You Need to Know About the Meltdown and Spectre CPU Flaw

Some computer security issues are rather isolated, confined to a single operating system or an obscure piece of software. Others are more widespread, affecting millions of users and spanning the entire globe. The newly discovered Spectre and Meltdown CPU flaws clearly belong in the latter category. Unlike some other security flaws, which were fairly limited..

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5 Hot Tech Trends to Watch for in 2018

On January 3rd, 2018, posted in: Personal Tech Tips by Comments Off on 5 Hot Tech Trends to Watch for in 2018

It’s an exciting time to be alive. With technological advances racing ahead, we can expect tech trends like smart homes, artificial intelligence and even driverless cars to become more prevalent in our everyday lives. These are the top 5 hottest tech trends to watch for in 2018. 1) Smart Homes In 2017, this tech category..

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Lower Your Costs in 2018 with Azure (and the Cloud)

On January 3rd, 2018, posted in: Cloud Computing by Comments Off on Lower Your Costs in 2018 with Azure (and the Cloud)

Does the concept of the cloud still leave you a little uneasy? Are you struggling to pinpoint exactly what the cloud is and why it’s become such a buzz word when it comes to IT? If you need a refresher on what the cloud is all about, you can get a quick overview here. There..

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5 Signs it’s Time to Evaluate MSP Solutions

On January 3rd, 2018, posted in: Managed it by Comments Off on 5 Signs it’s Time to Evaluate MSP Solutions

When it comes to managing IT operations, businesses primarily have two choices. Deal with issues as they happen with a break/fix approach. Rely on managed service provider (MSP) solutions to handle everything for you. For many business owners and key decision makers, this decision is more difficult than it might seem. A business in its..

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