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3 Questions You’re Too Afraid to Ask About the Cloud

On October 26th, 2015, posted in: Cloud Computing, Data Recovery by Comments Off on 3 Questions You’re Too Afraid to Ask About the Cloud

Don’t be haunted by data loss or theft. Move your business data to the cloud and reap the benefits of accessing all your information – on any device with an internet connection. In this ever-changing age of technology, your business needs to be agile and have room for growth. If your Milwaukee area business hasn’t..

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3 Important Microsoft Updates for Your Business

On October 2nd, 2015, posted in: small-business-IT by Comments Off on 3 Important Microsoft Updates for Your Business

Update #1) Thinking of upgrading to Windows 10? Contact us for our recommendation on the best time to update. What’s new in Windows 10? Get the full story here. Update #2) Office 2016 for Windows launched on September 22nd Microsoft released Office 2016 for Windows on September 22nd, offering a number of small but notable..

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7 Scary Facts About Smartphone Addiction: Are YOU a Mobile Zombie?

On October 2nd, 2015, posted in: Personal Tech Tips by Comments Off on 7 Scary Facts About Smartphone Addiction: Are YOU a Mobile Zombie?

You’ve seen the zombie-like creatures walking throughout your workplace, shopping center or coffee house, wandering along with their eyes fixated on the flashy little device in the palm of their hand. In fact, you may be one of them. Smartphones are addictive. It’s no secret. But just HOW addictive are they and what are the..

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Are Zombie Phones Draining Your Mobile Budget?

On October 2nd, 2015, posted in: Mobile Device Mgmt by Comments Off on Are Zombie Phones Draining Your Mobile Budget?

Halloween is just around the corner. Want to hear something scary? If your organization has policies in place that allow former employees to keep their mobile phone after they leave, zombie phones could be attacking your mobile budget – and you have no idea it’s happening! “Zombie phone” is a term coined by Amtel, a..

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Is there a Network Failure in Your Future?

On September 23rd, 2015, posted in: Data Recovery, Security Threats by Comments Off on Is there a Network Failure in Your Future?

Did you know… Within a 12-month period, the typical SMB will suffer 6 computer outages. The median cost of downtime for an SMB is $12,500 per day after a data-loss disaster. Only 23% of businesses backup daily, and among those with disaster preparedness plans, just 50% implemented a plan following a network outage or data loss. If..

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FREE Office 365 Webinar: Preservation & Compliance – What You Need to Know

On September 22nd, 2015, posted in: Events by Comments Off on FREE Office 365 Webinar: Preservation & Compliance – What You Need to Know

In Office 365, Microsoft enhanced earlier preservation capabilities to create a cloud-based solution for compliance preservation and legal holds. The solution is innovative – and somewhat controversial, since regulatory and legal “best practices” look to securing these documents in separate repositories, under company control. What is Preservation? Content can be preserved within Office 365 for a..

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The Top 5 Myths about Children’s Internet Safety

On September 3rd, 2015, posted in: Personal Tech Tips by Comments Off on The Top 5 Myths about Children’s Internet Safety

According to sharedhope.org, almost three in 10 parents (29%) of parents let their kids use the internet without any restrictions or adult supervision. Ontech Systems recently partnered with Momentum Early Learning to promote internet safety because today, more important than ever, it’s important to teach your children about internet safety, rather than keeping them in..

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3 Things You Need to Know About Email Archiving & Backup

On September 3rd, 2015, posted in: Data Recovery by Comments Off on 3 Things You Need to Know About Email Archiving & Backup

Why is Email Archiving Important? A report by IDC revealed that 60% of business-critical information is stored (often exclusively) in email. The demand of email archiving is undergoing a fundamental shift, as organizations shift their focus toward meeting compliance needs, governed by regulatory bodies. From Barracuda to Office 365 and many others, many modern email archiving..

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Ontech is Hiring a Strategic Account Manager

On September 1st, 2015, posted in: Ontech News by Comments Off on Ontech is Hiring a Strategic Account Manager

UPDATE: This position has been filled, but please feel free to submit your application to be considered for future positions similar to this. In this position, you’ll identify and cultivate new prospects from small to major accounts in your geographic territory, and strategically collaborate with Ontech partners to sell into new business accounts and effectively..

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5 Common Law Firm IT & Data Security Mistakes

On September 1st, 2015, posted in: Security Threats by Comments Off on 5 Common Law Firm IT & Data Security Mistakes

Did you know that according to Bloomberg Business, 80% of the country’s top 100 law firms have had a security breach? While this statistic may sound shocking, the reality is that many law firms (both large and small) simply don’t view security as a priority in their business. The reason is often simple; in law..

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