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A Few Mobile Device Security Best Practices for 2022

Scott M. Warner - President, Connecting Point

According to the U.S. Department of Labor, over 60% of the US working population is now working in a hybrid or fully-remote capacity.  While the pandemic initiated workplace flexibility, it seems that the Work From Home (WFH) dynamic is here to stay…which has created some interesting IT security challenges.

The three kinds of hackers every business should watch out for

Hackers come from all different backgrounds. Some hackers are motivated by money and politics, while others simply hack systems for fun. In this blog post, we will define the three kinds of hackers and how each one differs from the others. A complicated history In the 1950s, the term “hacker” was vaguely defined as someone […]

Storage drives: HDD and SSD explained

If you’re in the market for a new computer or laptop, you may be given a choice to configure your system with either a hard disk drive (HDD) or a solid state drive (SSD). Both drives store data but work in different ways. In this blog post, we’ll discuss their differences so you can determine […]

Here’s how SaaS can benefit your business

Nowadays, companies require all sorts of software to streamline and improve their operations. Utilizing a plethora of programs used to be prohibitive, but thanks to Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), doing so is now budget-friendly. Learn more about SaaS and how your organization can benefit from it. What is SaaS, and what does Software-as-a-Service even mean? Just a […]

Work from home security best practices

In many industries, remote working is becoming an increasingly popular option for employees. But with the freedom and flexibility of working from home comes a new set of cybersecurity risks. Read on to learn security best practices for remote workers. Patch your software regularly Although installing software updates can be a major nuisance, these updates […]

Exploring blockchain in healthcare

Blockchain technology is quickly gaining traction across many different industries. However, many are still unsure of what blockchain is. In this blog post, we will explore blockchain, the benefits it offers healthcare organizations, and how it can be used to improve patient care. What is blockchain? Although the technology is known for enabling cryptocurrencies like […]

Tips for fixing common printer problems

Nothing can be more frustrating than encountering printing problems right before a presentation or deadline. Whether it’s jammed paper or empty ink cartridges, printing-related problems can adversely affect workplace productivity. Here are helpful tips to fix some of the most common printer issues. Jammed paper A paper jam is the most common and probably the […]

5 Ways to save money on cloud services

The cloud is a great resource for small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) such as yours. It provides a number of advantages, including scalability, flexibility, and cost savings. However, some business owners may not be aware of certain hidden cloud services costs. These costs don’t seem much at first, but they can eventually snowball. Prevent this […]

Everything you need to know about monitoring employees online

If you’re managing a remote workforce, you may wonder whether your team is doing their jobs or wasting time watching random videos on the internet. Using employee monitoring tools is a good way to keep track of your team’s productivity. But is this practice ethical? Read on to learn more. What is employee monitoring? Employee […]

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