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How great IT helps you stay competitive in logistics

Did you know your IT network is your businesses’ best friend? You may not always feel that way because of the complexity and cost, but it’s true. Despite this complexity, it has been good enough for your business needs. You could say it’s "OK IT". But will it enable...

Old school IT Practices That are Still Relevant Today

Technology changes rapidly, but at its core, the fundamentals of good IT strategy remain. Not a lot has changed since the early days of IT … except for everything. Luckily, many of the fundamentals of the early days of IT still apply, just in a different way. Here are...

Common Cyber Threats That Move Smart Business Owners Invest In Security

The impact of a security breach is often worse for SMB organizations since they have less resources to help recover after an attack. Many businesses know that it is important to budget for security to protect themselves from these types of situations. Unfortunately,...

Going Green with the Cloud

Everywhere you look, you hear about businesses going to the cloud and loving it. You are also aware of many of the reasons why so many have moved to the cloud and not looked back. We at Responza are passionate about helping our clients find the perfect fit for them,...

Social Engineering Scams – What They Are and How to Avoid Them

When it comes to questionable e-mails, most of us typically avoid the ones that are from a prince in a far-off country or ones where we have recently been awarded a large inheritance. However, these days, cyber scammers have gotten a lot smarter and prey on something...

Migrating to Office 365

Everywhere you look, you see businesses moving to the cloud. Keywords like Office 365, cloud servers, and cost savings have been floating around as well. We at Responza enjoy consulting with our clients on which products and services suit their needs best. One we...

Going Green with the Cloud

Everywhere you look, you hear about businesses going to the cloud and loving it. You are also aware of many of the reasons why so many have moved to the cloud and not looked back. We at Responza are passionate about helping our clients find the perfect fit for them,...

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Migrating to Office 365

Everywhere you look, you see businesses moving to the cloud. Keywords like Office 365, cloud servers, and cost savings have been floating around as well. We at Responza enjoy consulting with our clients on which products and services suit their needs best. One we...

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WannaCry Didn’t Make Us Cry

The negative business impact felt worldwide following the WannaCry ransomware attack reminds us of the importance to be vigilant and use best practices to protect our systems. While 300,000 business systems in over 150 countries were affected, none of Responza’s...

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Should You Switch to Mac?

For the last few decades, Mac has become increasingly popular. The biggest game changer for them was when their iPod hit the market in the early 2000's. Today in the business world, you have a healthy mix of PC and Mac users. Each with their own reasons to use either...

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UPS Fraud E-mail: How You Can Protect Yourself

It seems like every few months we all get hit with a new fraud e-mail. This month, the senders are posing as UPS. Here at Responza, we ensure that our clients do not fall victim to these scams. We do this through not only monitoring remotely but also staying on top of...

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Twitter Scams: See How to Spot Them

Twitter can be a wonderful outlet for catching up with the world. You can peek inside the lives of celebrities as easily as it is to connect with your local businesses. However, not everyone on Twitter is looking to relax, some are out there to scam. We at Responza...

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Your Business, Your Tax Deductions, and Your IT

Has your server been chugging along for years without any end in sight? Is your organization overdue for a software refresh? Section 179 of the Federal Tax Code can help. If you’ve been on the fence about investing in new hardware or software for your business, and...

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Ransomware – Beware! Be Prepared!

Imagine this scenario: Just as the holiday shopping season approaches, a toy company is navigating a nightmare situation: Its database files have been infected by malware. Online criminals encrypted company files, making them unusable, and demanded a hefty ransom to...

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Ghosts Slowing Down Your Computer?

Halloween is on the horizon and there have been numerous reports of spooky PC performance slowdowns out there. We present a tale of our own here. One of our client offices, an architecture firm, began generating numerous tickets that all had to do with slow laptops....

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Dropbox Malware

There has been a recent spate of malware coming from what looks like Dropbox.    Emails have been circulating that contain a link appearing to point to a Dropbox location that actually uses a tinyurl.com address. We are sending you this notice in hopes of preventing...

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The Basics of Email Security

If you’re anything like us, the go-to method of communication in your office is email. It’s not the best way to communicate, but it’s certainly one of the most widely adopted. Unfortunately, that means it’s one of the easiest places for someone with a nefarious agenda...

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A Message Regarding Updates and Patching

If your IT Management Reports show patching scores lower than normal this month, it isn’t because we’re all out fishin’, or that we are still recovering from the Solstice Parade.  It’s because Microsoft Patch Tuesday – one of our favorite days of the month – happened...

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