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6 Ways to Cyber Spring Clean Your Biz

Tighten up your cybersecurity with this simple checklist Spring cleaning is usually about Marie Kondo-ing your clothes and shoes, giving the house a good “airing out,” and cleaning behind some things you haven’t pulled away from the wall in… a while.  These days, we must do the same activities in our digital lives—especially if you…

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7 reasons to outsource your IT if you’re a small business

How to maximize your business potential as your team grows In today’s fast-paced digital landscape, small businesses have begun to grapple with effectively managing their Information Technology (IT) needs, especially as their services expand and their cyber security needs grow. If you have more than ten people on your team or are planning to expand…

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What Is Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR)?

What it is, who needs it, and how to get it We know: there are a lot of acronyms to juggle these days, especially in the tech world.  But EDR is one you’re going to find really useful—and fortunately, it’s pretty straightforward. EDR stands for Endpoint Detection and Response.  We hear you asking, “What’s an…

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10 ways to improve your cybersecurity in 10 days

There’s no doubt cybersecurity is a key priority for your business and personal IT safety. But let’s face it: sometimes implementing these protocols can feel overwhelming. Fortunately, Stratti’s got your back. As your trusty IT wingman, we’ve identified 10 quick and easy steps you can take today to improve your cybersecurity posture. Do one a…

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6 Reasons It’s Time to Upgrade from Workgroup to Domain!

Congratulations—your organization is growing!  Maybe you’re going from six to ten workstations. Maybe you’re launching a new line of products on your website. Or perhaps you’re expanding the type of services you provide and you’re hiring several new people.  Growth is good.  But… When is the right time to start thinking about things like access…

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How to Create a Strong Password

Spoiler alert: you’re not as safe as you think you are! Here are how some tips on how to make your password usage safer.  Practically everyone has a smartphone, some kind of computer, and often a tablet tossed in the mix, too—and whether we’re using our devices for work, school, or fun, we’re using passwords…

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Hey Siri, Can Companies Safely Use Virtual Assistants in the Workplace?

Is Siri safe to use at work? The gang’s all here: Apple’s Siri, Amazon’s Alexa, Google’s Assistant, and Microsoft’s Cortana are near-ubiquitous technology to have in your home, and more and more frequently, in your workplace.  But amidst hacking concerns and privacy laws, how do companies protect employee and client data when using these tools? …

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How to Streamline Communications with Ring Central’s VoIP and UCAAS Services

Sometimes, less technology means greater clarity Apps of all kinds have made the workplace, and the world, more connected. Sometimes, however, it can feel like there are too many fragmented communication methods we’re all pivoting between—our personal phones, work messaging apps, Slack channels, Google services, Zoom, Teams…the list goes on.  These days you need versatile…

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Company-Owned v. Employee-Owned Devices

To BYOD or to not BYOD Does your company distribute workplace cell phones? If so, can your employees use those devices however they like?  The digital landscape has always been a little bit of a wild, wild West, but since the pandemic, the rise of remote work has sent shockwaves through the country. Some changes…

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Let’s Talk Monitors: When is bigger, better?

What to consider when you’re upgrading your desktop setup Visualize your ideal work space. Perhaps there’s a standing desk or an ergonomic chair. Maybe in the background you’ve got lo-fi music playing, while your ficus plant is thriving by the window. Sounds lovely!  Accoutrement aside, there’s one really crucial aspect of your ideal workspace:  The…

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