Entries by Entech

Successfully Migrating to Windows 10 from Windows 7

Whether you like it or not, if any of your devices are running Windows 7, it’s time to make the move to Windows 10. Why? Because come January 14, 2020, Microsoft will no longer support the decade-old operating system. And this means no more security patches.

What to Expect for Windows 7 EoL

January 14, 2020, as of this date, Microsoft will no longer produce any patches or updates for the Windows 7 platform. This potentially exposes users of devices with the Windows 7 operating system to vulnerabilities.

How to Gain Increased Scalability with IT

Businesses don’t grow on their own; careful planning and consideration create successful business growth. New developments in the IT field can position your business to grow and thrive. Learn more about successful partnering with your IT department or MSP.

Why It Is Important to Secure & Patch Your Systems

Patching your software may feel a little time-consuming, especially when you’re facing lots of new updates. But if you fail to create a patching policy, you may invite significant security risks into your business. From hackers to ransomware, here are some of the dangers of failing to patch.

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.

4 IT risk assessment blunders to avoid

IT risk assessments may be an integral part of your security management plan – but not all businesses know how to conduct a proper risk assessment. Here’s what to look out for.

4 reasons your SMB should be concerned about a data breach

Data breaches don’t just cause financial losses – they damage reputations and frustrate small businesses. Recent studies show that over 47% of SMBs experienced a cyber attack in the last year, and around 44% suffered multiple attacks. Here’s why this should matter to you.