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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
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
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
We’ve all seen those nightmare server rooms: outdated servers plugged into dusty outlets; wires and cables abound, but not a cable-tie in sight; a ball of tech that will take hours to sort out before you can even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?
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
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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Why Having a Person Answering our Help Desk Makes All the Difference
We have all had one of those calls. You know, the ones where the automated “operator” keeps asking you to repeat your selection, and then when you finally get through, you’re put on hold in a long list of calls that “will be answered in the order they are received.” You hit speaker phone to...
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Clients are Partners at Sure Systems
With the state of IT today, you can’t afford to be behind the times. It used to be that you could sign up with a managed service provider and expect that your IT needs would be taken care of. The days of a service provider just taking a client’s money are gone. The days of...
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Top 5 Reasons Why Outsourcing IT Will Save You Money
Technology changes so fast, it can be hard to keep pace. By outsourcing your IT, you have the freedom of being able to focus your energy and money where it should be: on keeping your clients happy and growing your business. With outsourced IT, adapting to new technologies is easy, and you can be confident...
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Three Reasons Why Email Signatures Matter | Sure Systems
In today’s digital age, most business interactions take place via email. An email is a powerful tool for distribution of information and communication. It can be a first, or second touchpoint of introduction to a prospective client and people outside of your organization.
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