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How to Secure Your Office 365 Account to Protect your Business

Posted by Mark Jennings - October 23, 2018 - Office 365

Office 365 is a powerful cloud-based enterprise product that is capable of significantly increasing productivity and operational efficiency in companies. However, like any connected solution, Office 365 is also subject to the dangers that lurk in the dark corners of the internet waiting to take advantage of cybersecurity vulnerabilities.

Thankfully, however, Office 365 has been designed from the ground up with business security in mind. Here are five ways you can use the tools and self-service options available in Office 365 to ensure your data stays protected.

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Should You Implement Web Filtering in the Workplace?

Posted by Mark Jennings - October 17, 2018 - Managed IT

The web is imperative for efficiency in many job roles today. The accessibility and convenience that the internet provides has made helped workplaces become more productive than ever before.

But despite all of the obvious benefits, employees using the internet at work can also be a source of distraction and even a security risk.

Company web filtering is one solution that many organizations implement to help solve the challenges of internet access in the workplace. According to research from Spiceworks, 58 percent of organizations actively monitor employee internet activity on corporate networks. Additionally, 89 percent of organizations block or limit the use of one or more online service/site, such as social media, streaming services, or online shopping.

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Can You Future-Proof Your Business Technology Investments?

Posted by Mark Jennings - October 05, 2018 - Managed IT

It’s impossible to look into a crystal ball and glimpse what the future of business technology holds. But we can analyze current trends, monitor new advancements, and create a plan for staying ahead of the curve.

 As your company continues to grow, there is a risk that your technology investments will become outdated and irrelevant over time.

While it is inevitable that companies eventually outgrow their current technology requirements, there are a few strategies you can use to make sure your business is ready to adapt.

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