Improving your Cyber Security Defenses with Cisco Umbrella

Stop Phishing and Malware Infections Earlier As a secure internet gateway, Cisco Umbrella provides the first line of defense against threats on the internet — anywhere users work. Umbrella delivers complete visibility into internet activity across all locations and endpoints. By analyzing and learning from internet activity patterns, Umbrella automatically uncovers an attacker’s infrastructures staged [...]

Protecting Your Critical Assets

Often, it’s easy to take for granted things that are really important, but go on in the background. Two of these things are data protection and security. Like an insurance policy that exists to protect you in the event of an unforeseen disaster or accident, data protection and security act as an insurance program for […]

B.Y.O.D. – Bring Your Own Disaster?

  Over the past couple of years, the increase in smart mobile devices has been staggering. As of October 2012, the majority of adults (55%!) are accessing the Internet from mobile devices. Just last quarter (Q3 2012), worldwide smartphone sales were up 47%. In just 2 years, 67 million iPads were sold. Any idea how […]

Not so Fast! Look Before you Leap with Cloud Services

  How many Cloud Services are you using today? Chances are that you and your household use more than 10 different cloud services, and that cloud services used by employees in your business (whether authorized or not) are many multiples of this. Examples include: Public Cloud: Facebook, LinkedIn, Skydrive, Instagram, personal hosted email (Gmail), iCloud, […]

So Why ARE Updates Important?

  We’re asked all time, both by existing clients and during dialog while onboarding new prospects to our AllConnected IT Support Services.  ‘What exactly is the point of running Windows updates, especially when my workstation or server is running fine?’ We’ll cover why updates are so important, discuss a couple ways you can make sure […]

Let’s Talk Tablets

  Tablets are definitely becoming a staple in the consumer electronics world. For the longest time, the tablet PC was an expensive, clunky device that just didn’t wow consumers. Some businesses had adopted tablets back in the day, but they were difficult to use, hard to support, and they simply didn’t perform for the price […]