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Windows 7 End of Life – Why You Should Start Preparing Now

Windows 7 End of Life – Why You Should Start Preparing Now

Although businesses around the world are finally starting to set their sights on the far newer Windows 10, Windows 7 still retains the largest share of the operating system market in the business world. Despite being eight-and-a-half years old, 43.43% of computers still run Windows 7, which surprisingly presents a significant increase from the previous year.

How to Engage Employees with Great Teamwork

How to Engage Employees with Great Teamwork

Did you know that 85% of the US workforce aren’t engaged with their jobs? Although reasonably happy at work, over two thirds of employees have no interest in the goals and missions of the companies they work for. On top of that, 18% of the workforce is actively disengaged, which is characterized by frequent negativity that contributes to a toxic workplace.

What You Need to Know about Office 365 HIPAA and HITECH Compliance

What You Need to Know about Office 365 HIPAA and HITECH Compliance

Healthcare providers and any organizations handling confidential digital data on their behalf are legally obligated to operate under stringent security standards. Two of these acts are especially important for all such entities operating in the US or providing services to US citizens: HIPAA and HITECH.

Introduced in 1996, HIPAA is meant to protect health insurance coverage for anyone changing or leaving their jobs as well as set basic data security standards pertaining to the protection of personal health information (PHI). The HITECH Act, introduced in 2009, expands upon the security and privacy protections of HIPAA.

Millions of organizations around the world rely on Microsoft Office 365 because it’s the industry leader in workplace productivity.

Here’s How Office 365 Can Save Your Business Lots of Money

Here’s How Office 365 Can Save Your Business Lots of Money

Office 365 refers to a line of products and related services that make up Microsoft’s subscription-based productivity platform. Plans for businesses include Exchange mail servers, VoIP communications, online storage, SharePoint team sites and, of course, the full set of industry-standard productivity applications that make up the classic Microsoft Office.

Sure-fire Signs Your Company Needs a Tech Upgrade

Sure-fire Signs Your Company Needs a Tech Upgrade

Technology is the beating heart of any successful organization, so it’s important to make sure it can keep up with your requirements and align with your goals. While you can’t always expect things to go perfectly, there are some signs to look out for that might suggest your current technology infrastructure needs an upgrade.

How Cloud Providers Help Businesses in Regulated Industries

How Cloud Providers Help Businesses in Regulated Industries

For many years, organizations operating in highly regulated industries -- such as legal, healthcare and finance -- have shied away from cloud technology. Instead, many such companies prefer to keep their confidential data on-site rather than have it stored in a remote data center where it shares its home with numerous other clients.