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What SMBs Stand to Gain From 24/7 IT Support

By The NetTech Content Team / May 23, 2024
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Many SMBs that start with a single in-house IT professional or small IT team that is only available at certain times eventually outgrow the capacity of limited IT service. Increasing your coverage to having at least one IT support professional available 24/7 can have exponential results. If you are among the approximately 76 percent of business owners who do…

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What SMBs Need to Know About the MGM Hack by Scattered Spider

By The NetTech Content Team / April 25, 2024
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Protecting your company from cyberattacks is becoming more important and difficult every year. Hackers are constantly creating more sophisticated methods for manipulating their targets into giving them what they want. Even large corporations with a solid grasp of cybersecurity frequently fall victim to these attacks. And MGM is among the approximately 73 percent of businesses worldwide that experienced ransomware in…

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Small Business Phishing Scams: What You Need to Know (And How to Protect Yourself)

By The NetTech Content Team / March 29, 2024
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Phishing scams are becoming increasingly sophisticated—and worse, increasingly pervasive. Approximately 73% of small businesses report some type of cyberattack each year, with phishing scams among the most common. Unfortunately, these scams can cost your business thousands or even millions of dollars, depending on the type and volume of data compromised by the attack.  Originally, phishing scams were primarily…

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How to Create a Shared Network Drive With SharePoint

By The NetTech Content Team / February 27, 2024
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At a time when data is king, an astonishing 2.5 quintillion bytes of data are generated each day. This underscores the critical need for efficient file management and sharing systems. Amid this flood of digital information, businesses of every scale are on a quest for solutions that not only accommodate their growing data needs but also…

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Jacksonville Technology Conferences to Attend in 2024

By The NetTech Content Team / January 23, 2024
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Technology conferences can make a huge difference for your company. There is no true substitute for the face-to-face networking and professional development a good conference can offer. If you are in the Jacksonville area, you can attend some fantastic technology conferences, ideal to give you and your employees what they need or to sell your…

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Most Common IT HelpDesk Issues MSPs Support

By The NetTech Content Team / December 19, 2023
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Is your organization being plagued with lost time spent troubleshooting some of the most common IT helpdesk issues? Growing organizations often find themselves in a death spiral of technology issues going ignored and starting to chew up the time of non-technical resources in leadership positions that have more important tasks to focus on. These issues…

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What Is IT Lifecycle Management?

By The NetTech Content Team / November 30, 2023
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Every part of your IT system has a limited lifespan: a period of time during which it is genuinely useful and beneficial to your company. If you fail to keep up with the lifecycle of your hardware, you may quickly find that your equipment stops working as effectively as you might have hoped, creating a…

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10 Signs It’s Time To Switch MSPs and Get More From Your IT Company

By The NetTech Content Team / October 25, 2023
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Are you wondering if it’s time to Switch MSPs? Your business’s managed IT service provider (MSP) plays a key role in streamlining a wide range of ongoing tasks and responding to significant problems. Working with an MSP with a limited skill set may be more detrimental than helpful. In fact, approximately 80% of business owners indicated that…

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Random Verification Code Texts and MFA Bypass Attacks

By The NetTech Content Team / September 21, 2023
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Have you ever glanced at your phone and found a string of random verification code texts lighting up your screen? If so, you might be wondering what’s up with that. Before you enter that verification code or hit that “approve” button, pause for a moment. Don’t respond or enter any of those mysterious codes. This…

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Why Choose Managed IT Services?

By The NetTech Content Team / August 22, 2023
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Is your SMB still relying on an in-house IT team to maintain your systems? It may be time to consider a change. Most small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) aren’t equipped to keep up with the current pace of innovation. As a result, many organizations are currently taking a reactive rather than proactive approach to IT…