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HIPAA Security Rule: 4 Burning Questions Answered

HIPAA Security Rule: 4 Burning Questions Answered

HIPAA Security Rule simply requires that companies safeguard the confidentiality, integrity and security of individuals’ personal information. But why should big tech companies comply with these standards? How do they comply? How do people feel about companies having access to their information? What should you do if your security policies are not robust enough? Today we answer 4 burning questions about HIPAA Security Rules.

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Are Information Technology Audits Important? [Hint: Yes]

Are Information Technology Audits Important? [Hint: Yes]
A new study by We Are Social in partnership with Hootsuite found that we currently spend more than 40% of our waking lives using the internet—that is a ton of information you’re trusting your computing systems to keep secure! Now, you can leave it up to chance that your confidential content won’t be the target of a [...] Read More

The Importance of IT Maintenance

The Importance of IT Maintenance
Before we dive into why it is important to maintain your IT infrastructure, we need to establish a baseline for what IT maintenance is. Simply put, IT maintenance is the process of keeping an IT system up to date, ensuring it is stable, secure, and can operate efficiently. However, that really oversimplifies a far more [...] Read More

What are managed IT services?

What are managed IT services?
Managed IT Services (also called Managed Services) are proactive services performed by an IT service provider to manage your company’s infrastructure and provide IT support typically in exchange for a flat monthly fee. The scope of these services can vary widely from company to company and depends on many factors, such as, size of business, [...] Read More

The Importance of an IT Audit

The Importance of an IT Audit
Is your company protecting the data you have access to? Are you overpaying for your technology? Do you meet compliance standards? Are your systems vulnerable to attacks? These questions and more can all be answered with a comprehensive Information Technology (IT) audit. Yearly IT audits are an important part of any business because of the [...] Read More

Goodbye Windows 7, Time to Upgrade

By now you’ve likely heard that Windows 7 will be saying it’s final goodbyes at the beginning of next year. On January 14, 2020, Microsoft will end all support for the operating system. While this shouldn’t come as a big surprise, after all, mainstream support ended almost 4 years ago, it’s still catching many users [...] Read More

Safe Internet Browsing

640 million. That is roughly the current number of websites on the internet, and it keeps climbing. Which means the chance of you stumbling across a website with malicious content is also on the rise. The internet has forever changed the way we live our day to day lives. It allows us to read the […]

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