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What you need to know about hosted Exchange

June 28th, 2019

A server can host most business programs, and many businesses rely on at least one server — most commonly Microsoft Exchange — to host their email platform. Some companies, however, don’t have enough room for a server. Hosted Exchange solves this dilemma. What is Microsoft Exchange? Microsoft Exchange is a messaging system that offers businesses […]

Common cloud migration mistakes

June 28th, 2019

Enterprises have migrated to the cloud for its numerous benefits, including a highly scalable infrastructure and a secure, cost-effective storage solution. But before diving deep into cloud technology, you need to be wary of these mistakes in the migration process.

Keeping your email safe

June 27th, 2019

If you think your email is safe from hackers, think again. A lack of sufficient email security measures can result in data theft, unauthorized access to sensitive information, and malware attacks. Here are some tips to secure your email account from unwanted intruders and the many troubles that come with them. Use separate email accounts […]

Software challenges for virtual environments

June 21st, 2019

Since the very first software release, software licensing was already considered a challenge. In the past, many software licensing models were based on concurrent connections or number of installations. Today, virtualization and multicore CPUs add a new level of complexity, making it more difficult to track costs and how many licenses you’ll need. Let’s take […]

How to keep your laptop from overheating

June 20th, 2019

More employees are opting for laptops because they’re compact and easy to carry around. However, small frames mean less space for computer chips, transistors, RAM, hard drives, and other hardware components. This leads to overheating. Causes of overheating Laptops generate heat when in use. That’s why they have internal fans that blow out hot air […]

How much does a VoIP system cost?

June 19th, 2019

There are so many VoIP phone systems in the market that you’re bound to come across a few with similar features and add-on services. This might tempt you to compare their prices and purchase the more affordable option. But don’t just look at the initial price of the VoIP system; you must also look at […]

Improve your PowerPoint skills with these tips

June 18th, 2019

Office workers are far too familiar with slideshow presentations that are either more soporific than cough medicine or are horrible time sinks that make them miss their deadlines. To avoid becoming the next target of their ire and resentment — and perhaps become the presenter everyone actually enjoys — here are some tips on how […]

The challenges of managing an entire IT infrastructure

June 17th, 2019

Managing your entire information technology (IT) infrastructure can be daunting, especially if you’re a small- to medium-sized business (SMB). You’ll have to face a gamut of challenges if you’re planning to do this on your own. Learning about these obstacles beforehand can help you handle your infrastructure better.

Get a load of these neat PDF features in Google Drive

June 17th, 2019

Google Drive keeps improving as a productivity suite. And yet for reasons unknown, its time-saving PDF management features have gone under the radar — features like scanning documents with your phone and saving them as PDFs without switching out of Google Drive. Here are some of the other underused PDF features in Google Drive. Save […]

Why should you automate SMB marketing?

June 14th, 2019

One of the biggest innovations in business and technology is marketing automation. Previously reserved for well-funded enterprises, marketing automation is now accessible to small businesses, thanks to affordable cloud solutions. Here are five profitable benefits to automating some of your most mundane marketing tasks. Instant responses to email requests If a customer or prospect sends […]