Cloud Security Essentials - UCS Blog Article

Cloud Security Essentials

More and more businesses are switching to the Cloud to store their data and rightly so. The Cloud offers numerous benefits over the traditional, physical on-site server, however it also comes with it's own potential issues. Follow along as we explore Cloud Security Essentials in the article below.

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Data Security And Risk

We hear a lot of talk about data security because of the constant threat of cyber attacks and hacking. News of data breaches are now a common occurrence in our daily life. As a result, we are exceptionally concerned about the branding and reputation consequences of a data breach. However, there are other events which could occur that make your data inaccessible. It is important to know you are doing the best you can to protect against cyber attacks, ransomware and other forms of data theft, but data security goes beyond that.

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Do You Really Need Online Data Backups?

If you are like most SMBs, you are probably thinking of online data backups as a cost addition. You probably don't have too many systems and you have a handful of trusted employees who know their job pretty well. Why do you need to invest in online data backups? Why should you worry about data loss?

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Embracing The Age Of Mobility

In today's always-connected world, the time-honored separation of work and personal time is quickly disappearing. Mobile devices such as laptops, netbooks, tablets, and smartphones have fundamentally changed how all of us live and work.Read more


Demystifying The Cloud - An Easy Approach - 110119

For several years, cloud technology has been one of the most talked about subjects in business technology circles. By now, most small-to-medium sized business (SMB) owners have heard that cloud computing is transforming the way their peers do business, and they've been inundated with talk of how the cloud enables small businesses to cut IT costs and operate more efficiently.

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Ransomware And Office 365 - What You Need To Know

For small to midsized businesses Microsoft Windows based systems remain dominant. Windows continues to be the operating system most widely used on desktops and laptops. And Microsoft Office remains the most widely used work office suite.

So it's no surprise that Windows systems remain the top target for ransomware, too. A stunning 100% of IT professional reported they had seen Windows systems infected by ransomware, as reported in Datto's State of the Channel Ransomware Report. Ransomware typically encrypts your files and promises to decrypt data after a ransom payment.

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Network Attached Storage - What Does It Mean For You?

Network Attached Storage - What Does It Mean For You?

Having a storage device for all your important files and folders is a necessity in today's business environment. Whether you're a small business or an enterprise, a network attached storage, or NAS, device can enable you to easily share files and folders with others on your local network.

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Cloud-To-Cloud Backup | Making The Case

Cloud-to-Cloud Backup - Making The Case

As we move into the information era, data becomes a foundational element of business. Data is collected, stored, and analyzed allowing businesses to gain a new depth of insight into their customers and their habits with an endless amount of possibilities to grow their business in a smarter, more agile way. This data needs to be available around the clock to ensure the operational success of the business.

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SMB Backup and Data Protection - Features You Need

SMB Backup and Data Protection - Features You Need

Now that you know what to look for when selecting backup solutions, we’ll dive deeper into the technologies and features that add to more complete solutions. When it comes to total data protection, SMBs should be on the lookout for these features to ensure their data is not only backed up but available in the case of a potential disaster.

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5 Technologies You Need to Power Your Remote Workforce

In a tech-driven world where digital is king and consumers are demanding transparency and reliability, working from anywhere becomes crucial to the success of your business. But the IT challenges that come with working remotely are intimidating, and you’re not always sure how to get started. Managed services is your answer, and here are five ways managed services can help get you started:

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