November 7, 2019

The only thing constant is change -Heraclitus

Feeling a little nostalgic today and thought I tell you about the history of our written communication...starting with the typewriter.

In 1962, when we started, the typewriter, like the one pictured, was the tech of the day....

October 3, 2019

With all of the Malware, viruses, hacking and network intrusions going around, a firewall is becoming a necessary network component. So what is one and what does it do?

All networks have some sort of routing device. It is the door between the local network and the Inter...

August 9, 2019

Phones aren't what they used to be. When I started in business, there were rotary dial with push buttons for lines and all the lines were analog copper. (Just saying we were behind, not that I am old...:) Voicemail was a luxury only the big guys could afford and the ca...

June 1, 2019

I love baby feet. They are so cute and perfect. They are really small - especially compared to my size 11 feet. But they still matter...

I have found that a lot of small business people have an inferiority complex about their business. They think that the fact that they...

May 1, 2019

As stated in the previous blog, BACKUP and SYNC are two different functions. We have found that a lot of people are mistaking the sync function of online storage for a backup function. Let me give a quick overview of the differences and encourage you to make sure that...

April 24, 2019

So you are the victim of an intrusion. What do I do now?

Get your computer off the internet. Unplug the network cable - turn off wifi. This will prevent any further information from going out and possibly limit effects to online storage sources (drive, office 365, dropb...

April 11, 2019

We are dealing more and more with network security issues as everything becomes connected to our network. We are also seeing an increase in security issues with small businesses as they are much easier targets for intrusion than large companies.

Why are they an easier t...

April 5, 2019

 It seems that winter is behind us and all of nature is working toward a rebirth. I have hung up the coats,  removed the faucet covers, and started the process of  renewing the yard for the spring.

Spring is also a good time to do something new in your bu...

February 14, 2019

When I was a kid my grandfather referred to things that were difficult and not going like he wanted as "pushing rope." It took me a while (years) to figure out what he meant by that, but I finally got it. If you want a crash course, go to your local hardware, get a few...

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