Fixing a Data Breach Isn’t Even the Most Expensive Part

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Data breaches can wreak havoc on businesses—not only in the price to fix them, but what they do to their image among customers. As we prepare for the release of the 2020 Ponemon Institute Data Breach Report, there is something extremely interesting to note about the 2019 Ponemon Institute Report — the cost to fix a data…Read Full Article

The High Costs of Data Security (Updated)

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Data security problems come in all shapes and sizes. Some are malicious, while others are just human error. Regardless of the nature of the problem, data leaks can be devastating to businesses. Here are some key findings from the 2018 Ponemon Institute report that show just how harmful data leaks can be. Malicious attacks are on…Read Full Article

What’s the Average Cost of IT Downtime?

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(4-min read) System Downtime: Not Just Annoying—Also Immensely Expensive We’ve all been there. You’re chugging away at a nice productive tick when WHAM—your system goes down. Whether a specific document management system goes offline or your internet connection gives out, you’re stuck. After a few moments, you begin to witness the frustration in the office….Read Full Article

The Cost of HITECH “Willful Neglect” and the $1,215,780 Copier

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(4-min read) Imagine that your healthcare organization received a bill for $1,215,780 with regard to a single photocopier. “How could this be?” You would likely ask yourself.  Did the staff copy onto sheets of pure gold leaf instead of paper?  Did the copier roll through a floor-to-ceiling window 10-floors up and land on a McLaren…Read Full Article

The Right Tools & Equipment For Remote Working Success

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(12-min read) More than ever, organizations of all sizes and every conceivable industry find themselves grappling with mobilizing their workforces. In this piece, we’re going to outline the preferred tools, equipment, and practices necessary to manage the technology needs of a newly-remote workforce.  Internet Connections A worker’s home internet connection has become their lifeline to…Read Full Article

5 Ways to Print While Using a VPN

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(3-min read) A virtual private network (VPN) can be immensely helpful for flying under the radar of hackers and over the radar of annoying usage limitations. Though handy for appearing invisible to many sources online, VPNs may also make your devices invisible to your wireless printer. Let’s take a look at five ways to print…Read Full Article

Wireless vs. Wired Printing: Which is Best?

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(4-min read) Whether it’s time to select a new printer for the office or you need to make updates to the network system, the question of print connectivity has likely come up. More modern printers will boast of the ease of connectivity over a wireless signal. But is it worth it? In this piece, we’ll…Read Full Article

4 Signs Your Document Management is Inefficient

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Despite the immense gains in document management technology, there are many companies whose office management processes regarding documents are a mess. Some of these offices may not even realize how disorganized their document management processes have become. In this post, we’re going to look at a few tell-tale signs that your office’s document management protocols…Read Full Article

SIM Card Hijacking Scams: What They Are & How to Protect Yourself

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(3.5-min read) Cybersecurity threats are always after your information. Fortunately, there are many new methods of keeping threats at bay, such as two-factor authentification. As we’ve discussed before, two-factor authentification requires a secondary form of identification before access is granted to specific accounts. The primary second factor many choose is a text message or phone…Read Full Article