Will SMBs Soon Say Goodbye to Desktop Phones? Not so fast.

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  • March 16, 2017
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Companies of all shapes and sizes in a variety of industries are following millions of American households by cutting the cord on traditional phones in favor of mobile devices. Cloud communications provider Dialpad recently surveyed 1000 business professionals about their attitudes and expectations toward communications hardware in the workplace. Nearly

Patients Expect Mobile Connectivity from Healthcare SMBs

Statistics shows that everything is normal
  • Mar 22, 2017
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Consumers expect mobile access from virtually all services today from banking to

Comprehensive Compliance: Just What the Doctor Ordered for Healthcare SMBs

  • Mar 8, 2017
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HIPAA compliance is integrated into many operations at healthcare providers. Breaches of

Harsh Work Environments Require Tough Computer Systems

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  • March 28, 2017
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For employees who never leave the office or other workers who, due to the responsibilities of their job, remain tied down to single workstation, a standard PC will serve them well. These workers rarely, if ever, require more portable devices to help them fulfill their daily responsibilities and the worst

CPR for Healthcare SMBs when Disruption and Disaster Strikes

  • March 14, 2017
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Business disruptions and disasters come in many forms and usually are unpredictable and unavoidable. Even something as small and seemingly common as a 30-minute power outage could cost a business of any size or type $15,000 within the first few minutes. The situation is exacerbated for the growing number of

Healthcare SMBs Should Budget for Data Breaches

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  • March 2, 2017
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On a regular basis in this blog, we counsel leaders of small to mid-size businesses (SMBs) to think like their counterparts in big corporations. For example, large companies budget for cyber security and recovery costs. So, SMBs would be wise to do the same. This advice goes double for any

How Business in the Healthcare Space Can Vaccinate Against Ransomware

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  • February 28, 2017
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A 2016 survey by Malewarebytes and Osterman Research suggests that an average of 4000 ransomware attacks occurred each day last year, an increase of 300% over 2015. “From a business perspective, the threat of ransomware will be the most disruptive cyber threat in the year ahead (2017),” Thomas Fischer, a

Growing Cybersecurity Talent Gap Makes Businesses More Vulnerable, Less Secure

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  • February 22, 2017
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There’s a direct correlation between the ongoing shortage of qualified cybersecurity talent and the frequency and severity of data breaches, according to research from the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) and others. A survey of worldwide security professionals “connects the dots” between the well-publicized skills shortage and enterprises’ inability to
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