The Future of Big Data and the Legal Industry

There’s no doubt that Big Data, Data Mining, and Machine Learning have changed every industry on the planet. Recent political campaigns were won by experts who knew how to use all data available regarding key factors. Many were surprised to learn how certain types of information could guide a political campaign down the pathway to a big win. Data analytics now used in many industries Data analytics has been used in the field of sports for many years. This is perhaps one of the first industri... Continue Reading

How To Migrate Data From G Suite to Office 365

Planning to Migrate Data From G Suite to Office 365? The best way to make sure your migration goes off without a hitch is to take the time to plan ahead, and prepare accordingly. Both Microsoft Office 365 and G Suite (previously Google Apps) are software-as-a-service (SaaS) productivity tools that let you create documents, spreadsheets, and presentations while collaborating with team members in real time via the Cloud. However, there are some significant differences between these two systems t... Continue Reading

The Ultimate Showdown: G Suite vs. Office 365

Examining the limitations and benefits of Microsoft’s Office 365 and Google’s G Suite There’s a lot of talk lately about the comparison between Microsoft’s Office 365 and Google’s G Suite as software platforms for business. Both platforms allow businesses to be more productive and centralize company data for easy and customizable access. However, our clients ask us all the time – what’s the real difference? Is one platform more valuable than the other? While both platforms have s... Continue Reading

Are You Focusing on Your Business?

Your Business Requires Technology, But Technology Shouldn’t Be Your Business. Businesses today are faced with fierce competition. Keeping your small business afloat, much less making a profit, takes your full attention. This, coupled with an increased reliance on complex technology can put undo pressure on you and your employees. Whether you want to compose a sales presentation or proposal, keep track of inventory, or communicate with your employees and clients, you can’t do this efficient... Continue Reading

Strategize Your Way To A Stellar 2018

With the right guidance and advice, strategic IT planning can set your business on a path to greater success in 2018 and beyond. 2017 isn't quite behind us yet, but already many businesses are turning their attention to the year ahead. Planning out your objectives and goals for the coming months is a great way to make sure your business is prepared to meet those challenges, and that starts with taking a look at how you faired in the previous months. Now is the time to make sure your plan fo... Continue Reading

Ransomware: A Concern for Small Businesses

Small business are actually more vulnerable to ransomware attacks and are potentially a more viable target for this type of attack. You may be asking why I say this. There are several reasons that lead me to this conclusion. Let me provide a brief explanation of each of the points that should be considered. Lack of dedicated IT and Security Staff – without having staff dedicated to this effort, you are leaving yourself open, and the criminals know this! The primary responsibility for staff... Continue Reading

Is It Time for An All New IT Upgrade?

There’s no denying that in today’s world, information is more accessible and easier to obtain than ever before. From the internet, tablets, smartphones and even your laptop, information is everywhere and can be accessed from anywhere. But do we know all the ins and outs of making this “connect from anywhere” information stream work? As a business owner, big or small, why would you put yourself under the pressure and stress of maintaining your own IT services, as well as trying to run yo... Continue Reading

Why Your Small Business Needs Vulnerability Manage

Well, that depends on who you ask, and what they know about vulnerability management. If you ask me, everyone needs a good vulnerability management program. Why am I talking about this today? My friend and her daughter both recently received a letter from a healthcare organization that started with “We are writing to inform you of a security incident that may have involved your personal information, which we obtained in connection with your treatment at XYZ organization.” Not a great way to... Continue Reading

Not Your Typical Phishing Trip

There is a new fishing scheme in town. The little buggers are sure to twist in multiple directions, luring their unsuspecting prey into their trap, then only to be pulled onto a boat and cut up for dinner, or worse, for bait. Ok. Not the typical “fishing” as most of us know it. This is a “Phishing” scheme, otherwise known as a way to try to extract personal information from unsuspecting individuals for their profit, and your loss. I got a voice message today. It said I was “hiding fro... Continue Reading

What is the Cloud?

According to Wikipedia, a cloud is an aerosol comprising a visible mass of minute liquid droplets or frozen crystals, both of which are made of water or various chemicals. But, if you are here looking for information, I suspect that this isn't the type of cloud you were looking for. More likely, you were looking for the definition about Cloud Computing, a term that is being thrown around a lot, and you hear it more and more every day. Wikipedia defines Cloud Computing as a type of Internet-b... Continue Reading