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What Does a Firewall Do?
You’ve heard of firewalls, but maybe you aren’t sure what they do and how they can protect your business. There’s actually a good chance that you’re using a firewall right now since a basic firewall is built into your computer’s operating system, unless you’re using a computer from 1997....
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5 Common Causes of Data Loss & How to Guard Against Them
Disaster can strike at any time and take critical data from your systems along with it. Unfortunately, many small and medium-sized businesses do not have the right backups in place to maintain their data in the event of a disaster. Ensuring your company has a reliable backup plan in...
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Cloud Stack SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS: Which is Right for You?
“Cloud computing” is an umbrella term—pun intended—for a variety of different programs and services, including Software as a Service (SaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS), and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS). When referring to all three at once, they are generally called the “cloud stack.” There is a lot...
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8 Benefits of Desktop Virtualization
Desktop virtualization is one of those technologies you’ll wish you’d heard of sooner because it’s bound to solve some problems for your business, improving areas such as collaboration, your IT budget, and security. A virtual desktop is stored on a remote server rather than locally on the device, as...
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5 Ways Cloud Computing Services Can Save Your Business
As a business owner or manager, you already have more than enough on your plate. For small businesses, in particular, you’re probably taking on tasks that take away time from more important things like growing the business, meeting with potential customers, and closing deals. What if there was a...
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CompleteCloud by Avatara: The Latest Service Innovation Offered by IMS Technology Group
IMS Technology Group is excited to announce an addition to their suite of software solutions: CompleteCloud by Avatara. Have you been wishing there was an easier way to integrate the cloud into your business process? Have you been getting by with a piecemeal of cloud solutions that you’re constantly...
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Records Management and Document Management: Using SharePoint for Better Collaborations
How much time do you spend looking for the documents you need? You may not realize it, but on average it accounts for 6 weeks of your time each year. In addition to that, as much as 30% of your employee’s time is spent looking for lost papers. This is a...
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Email vs. Automated Workflow: Start the Inbox Overload
It is rare that we are on top of all our email correspondence, mostly due to the sheer quantity. Ever since email was invented in the 1970s, the daily number has been climbing. In fact, it is predicted that by 2022 there will be 333 billion emails sent per day! That is enough...
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Data Center Cost Per Sq. Ft. vs. Using Cloud Technology for Data Disaster Recovery
If you’re like most business owners, you’re always looking for ways to save your business money. Sometimes that means cutting corners. However, there’s one area in which you simply cannot cut corners, and that’s recovery of your important data when there is a disaster with your system. If the worst...
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The Top Three Departments to Start Automating
By 2021 the global business automation market is projected to be worth up to $14 billion. Automation is the wave of the future, so many companies are looking to take advantage of its benefits. For a lot of businesses, automation can be scary and difficult to understand, and for many, automating...