Entries by GDR Group

How to Reveal Your Critical Security Vulnerabilities

Technology is evolving at lightning speed. It’s introducing new capabilities into our work and business lives. And, vitally, it’s reimagining the way we store data. How can you protect your business and its data from security vulnerabilities? The first step – identify them.

Antivirus Is Not Enough: A Guide To 2019 Security

Cybersecurity threats are evolving all the time. While antivirus software may have protected your business in the past, it’s no longer sufficient to defend you from all possible threats. Here’s why you need more than antivirus to protect your business from hackers in 2019.

In-House vs. Outsourced IT: The Real Pros and Cons

Time is money. Business owners know this better than anyone. So, why are so many hesitant to outsource their IT? Let’s examine a few of the real pros and cons of outsourced IT services. We’ll then share a few tell-tale signs that you’re actually losing money by keeping IT tasks in-house.

The Difference in Value Between an IT Guy and a Strategic Help Desk

When you enlist the help of what we’ll call an “IT guy,” you can’t expect they are capable of handling every IT issue you may encounter. This limited approach may be fine for your home setup; in the fast-paced business world, reliable support is critical. Let’s take a look at the four big differences between an “IT guy” and an IT helpdesk.

The three best data backup options for businesses

If you’re not backing up your business data, drop everything and organize a backup solution right now. An estimated 140,000 hard drives fail in the US each week – without a robust backup strategy, you are putting your critical information at risk.