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Mobile Security Made Simple | Cisco Meraki

Mobile Security Made Simple | Cisco Meraki

Mobility is key to being agile in today’s marketplace. Business is global, and most business connections are literally in our pocket. With this mobility, however, comes a host of security issues. To deal with mobile security, Cisco has developed Meraki, which is a systems manager that can help to guarantee the safety of your data,...
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The Importance of Having a UPS for your Server

The Importance of Having a UPS for your Server

It’s summertime, and with any luck, the weather will be warm. While that is great for vacations and being outside, it also means that a lot of energy gets consumed. Air conditioners and fans keep us cool, but the heavy use of power can cause power outages or brownouts. Keeping your server safe from a...
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What is EDR and Why Do You Need it

What is EDR and Why Do You Need it?

Imagine that you are just about to launch your business online. You have ticked all the boxes:  you have secure connections, and you have confidence in the safety of your critical data. What’s missing? If you’re not including endpoint detection and response in your plan, you may be overlooking a crucial part of your online...
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System Security Without the Worry | Cisco Umbrella

System Security Without the Worry | Cisco Umbrella

Putting your business online is no longer as easy as throwing out a shingle and taking what comes. Even things like choosing a service provider can affect how your business is conducted online. It helps to know what is happening with your data as it runs through your provider’s network. You don’t have to be...
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Summer Server Room Cleanup

Summer Server Room Cleanup

We’ve all seen those nightmare server rooms: outdated servers plugged into dusty outlets; wires and cables abound, but not a cable-tie in sight; a ball of tech that will take hours to sort out before you can even begin to see what’s what. If you have a server room like this, summer is the perfect...
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Do You Need a VPN?

Do You Need a VPN?

There is an excellent chance that, as you read this article, you are being tracked. If you are online and you’re not using a VPN, your ISP knows exactly which sites you have visited, and they are keeping that information. What’s more, if asked by law enforcement, your ISP is required to give up your...
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50 Best Managed IT Companies in Canada

Why Sure Systems Won 50 Best Managed IT Companies in Canada

Being recognized by your peers is both humbling and motivating. It is with those feelings in mind that Sure Systems is proud to announce that we won the Top 50 Best Managed IT Companies in Canada. By doing what we know is right, by going above the standards and strictly adhering to best practices, we...
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Are You Using Technology to Improve Your Business Goals?

Are You Using Technology to Improve Your Business Goals?

For nearly any business goal that you have, there is likely an IT solution. And that’s no exaggeration. Tech solutions to help you reach your business goals could range from acquiring new computers for cutting down on your energy costs, to improving your overall cybersecurity, to enjoying the gains that integrated cloud services can offer....
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Email Security Trends for 2018

Email Security Trends for 2018

Spam continues to make up 60% of most incoming email. Dealing with all of that garbage mail can be a huge time suck and clicking on any of the trash links that are included in spam emails can be devastating. Using filters is critical to monitor emails and cut through the noise. It also provides...
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6 Ways To Improve Your Cybersecurity

6 Ways To Improve Your Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity no longer just applies to banks and government websites—if you have email, a business website, or even if you just own a computer, you need to be aware of cybersecurity. Below are 6 ways that you can improve and maintain a healthy cybersecurity regimen. Don’t help spread threats The interconnectivity of so many aspects...
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