Lately small business websites have increasingly become a prime target for hackers. In fact, just in February of this year it was discovered that a new threat has emerged that can lock down and encrypt websites until a ransom is paid.
For many small business managers, website maintenance and monitoring is rarely part of the daily task list. This blog will explain why active management of your website is important and will also provide some basic steps you can take to maintain and secure your company’s website.
Now is the time to start planning for the move to Windows 10 for your business. For only the next few months there is an opportunity to get the Windows 10 software at no cost to your organization. And for the typical small business that free offer could save you thousands of dollars. Below is our 3-step guide for making the switch to Windows 10:
While taking inventory is especially critical for retail businesses, your company can also benefit from an inventory of its software and hardware assets. The inventory process allows you to become more familiar with your assets, so you can avoid wasting money by duplicating services or paying for resources you don’t need. You'll also have the opportunity to address any hardware and software that isn’t working properly.
Antivirus software is vital to protecting your organization against online threats. Not protecting your company can result in reputation damages, business interruption, lost revenue, legal liabilities or, at worst, business failure. However, with millions of new threats emerging every day, antivirus software alone may not provide adequate protection for your business.