Category Archives: Technology News for Fresno Businesses

Follow These Steps for a Smooth Deployment of MFA at Your Business

Follow These Steps for a Smooth Deployment of MFA at Your Business

Businesses that want to stay competitive and resilient need to have a robust cloud infrastructure. This means that most of their processes and data are available from anywhere. It also means that all that sensitive information is generally only being protected by employee passwords. Password compromise is the main cause of cloud data breaches. The […]

How Ransomware as a Service (RaaS) Works & Why It’s So Dangerous

How Ransomware as a Service (RaaS) Works & Why It's So Dangerous

In 2020, we saw an unprecedented rise in cyberattacks of all types, especially ransomware. Ransomware attacks exploded with a 485% increase over the prior year. Ransomware is particularly devastating for a company because it spreads quickly and encrypts files throughout the network. In most cases, this brings an organization to a standstill and desperate to […]

Should Your Business Consider a Windows 365 Cloud PC? (Pros, Cons, Pricing & More)

Should Your Business Consider a Windows 365 Cloud PC? (Pros, Cons, Pricing & More)

Hybrid work is the new buzzword in the business world. The pandemic dramatically changed the way the typical office looks due to the required shutdowns that forced employees to work from home.  Employees and employers alike learned that telecommuting could work for both of them and are now looking for the right balance between home […]

How Can We Stop Cloud Jacking of SaaS Accounts?

How Can We Stop Cloud Jacking of SaaS Accounts?

The cloud has gone from a new concept to business as usual over the last decade. Cloud use makes sense for companies for a number of reasons, especially since the lockdowns of the pandemic. Working in the cloud allows businesses and their employees to work from anywhere and greatly improves a company’s business continuity and […]

Windows 11 is Coming This Year: Everything You Need to Know

Windows 11 is Coming This Year: Everything You Need to Know

It seems like Windows 10 is still pretty new, but in technology years, it’s already well into middle age. The operating system was released in 2015 and is due for retirement (and end of support) in October of 2025, just a little over four years away.  This makes the timing of the Windows 11 announcement […]

Mobile Security Index 2021: What Do You Need to Know About Smartphone Risks?

Mobile Security Index 2021: What Do You Need to Know About Smartphone Risks?

The use of mobile phones at work has grown steadily as cloud tools have become more powerful and workforces have become more mobile. Mobile devices now comprise approximately 60% of the endpoints in organizations and take on about 80% of the workload. That may seem like it’s not possible but think of all the employees […]

What Should You Know About the Cyberattacks on Colonial Pipeline & a Major Global Meat Supplier?

What Should You Know About the Cyberattacks on Colonial Pipeline & a Major Global Meat Supplier?

You may have seen cybersecurity popping up more in your news feed lately. Possibly even in a recent segment on your local newscast. This is due to two major attacks that have far-reaching consequences. Many data, network, and email security professionals have seen this coming for a while. Hackers have been honing their skills, branching […]

Is Your Firmware In Danger? Learn Why Firmware Can Leave You at Risk

Is Your Firmware In Danger? Learn Why Firmware Can Leave You at Risk

Cybersecurity planning is often like hitting a moving target. Forms of attack are always changing and what may be a low priority today may be a new emerging attack vector tomorrow. Hackers are always scanning for the best opportunity for attack. So, the way things generally play out is that attackers find a new vulnerability, […]

Excel Data Types: Tips on Using This Time-Saving Tool

Excel Data Types: Tips on Using This Time-Saving Tool

One of the cool updates we noticed recently in Microsoft 365 is the addition of over 15 new data types in Excel.  At first glance, many users may just brush past data types as “one of those things that I have no idea what it does.” However, this particular feature brings a world of useful […]

6 Cool Microsoft Teams Updates to Make Your Video Meetings Better

6 Cool Microsoft Teams Updates to Make Your Video Meetings Better

Video meetings were elevated to a whole new level due to the pandemic. They became the only way to stay in touch visually as everyone was forced inside to work from home. We’ve seen everything from major conferences like Adobe Max to awards shows move to virtual video over the past 12 months. Businesses have […]