Are Your Backups Safe? A guide to securing your critical data.

Data backups are the foundation of business continuity. Elaborate backup and disaster recovery plans are pivotal when managing your client’s most important data however ensuring your data is backed up is only half the battle. 

Backups are rarely thought of as being at risk and security is often overlooked, but the fact of the matter is that backups are now prime targets of malware attacks and a new favorite for ransomware attackers.

Should MSP’s Outsource In 2021?

As the aftermath of COVID-19 carries on so does the ever-growing need for MSP’s that can keep up. Following the news of the pandemic 88% of organizations, worldwide have made it mandatory or at least encouraged employees to work from home, Cyber-attacks have increased by nearly 400% and time spent on remote working apps/platforms have reached near triple-digit growth rates.

VLAN Best Practices: Is your VLAN configured securely?

Virtual LAN otherwise known as VLAN, is used to segment networks locally instead of physically regardless of their geographical location. Networks utilizing VLANs are flexible, scalable, and most importantly secure.

MSPs who know how to configure a VLANs properly can leverage this powerful network segmentation for faster more secure networks while giving them the physical flexibility they desire.