What is a Business Continuity Plan?

What is a Business Continuity Plan? Technology is full of difficult jargon. To further complicate things, certain terms are often used in a different context between one publication or service provider and the next. An example of this is the usage of backup, disaster recovery, and business continuity. These terms are commonly used interchangeably, often…

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Critical IT Alert: Meltdown and Spectre

Critical IT Alert: Meltdown and Spectre Meltdown and Spectre exploit critical vulnerabilities in modern¬†CPUs. These hardware vulnerabilities allow programs to steal data which is currently processed on the computer. This might include stored passwords, personal photos, emails, instant messages and even business-critical documents. Desktops, laptops, and smartphones running on vulnerable processors can be exposed to…

cloud computing

The Sky’s the Limit with Cloud Computing

The Sky’s the Limit with Cloud Computing There has been a lot of hype about cloud computing transforming the way small-to-medium sized businesses do business. Proponents of the cloud say that cloud computing has leveled the playing field, allowing SMBs to finally compete with bigger companies despite their limited financial resources and staffing. Still, many…