Passwords Are Like Underwear

Greg Brainerd Security Alerts, Uncategorized

1. Change your Password REGULARLY! 2. Don’t leave them on a sticky note on your desk. 3. Don’t share them with anyone, including on other websites! One of the biggest issues we see is people re-use their email and password combination across multiple websites. If one website gets compromised that leaves you at RISK with all of the other sites …

Don’t Get Hooked By Phishing

Greg Brainerd Security Alerts, Uncategorized

1. Hover over links to examine before clicking on them. 2. Check the email address to ensure the email came from a legit source. 3. If you’re unsure ask Braintek to check. 4. If you’ve fallen victim give Braintek a call. 5. If you’re tired of getting these types of email, ask Braintek how to stop getting them.

Your Data Recovery Expectations vs. IT Service Reality

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Business owners always fear the compromise of their data. However, when data is truly lost, panic and desperation can soon set in. These are the times when business owners try to take steps towards data recovery, but unfortunately, some steps could cause irrevocable damage to their hard drive storage. If you have limited knowledge of how storage devices work, it’s …

3 Signs That Your Business Needs Managed IT Support

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Business owners and CEO’s understand that they cannot do everything by themselves. At some point in their operations, they’ll need the support of a capable team behind them. To ensure success in today’s economy, businesses need to be on top of their tech game. Why? It’s because technology is rapidly transforming the way we buy and sell goods, and conduct …

Regular Network Server Optimization and Monitoring

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Many things in life need routine maintenance to ensure that they are functioning correctly and according to their design. Consequently, network servers are no exception. Like the development of most products, IT engineers also design business servers to work as intended. Therefore, they too will often need frequent maintenance checks to sustain high performance. What is Server Optimization? When an …