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Developing a Software License Management Process

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It’s one of those things you know you should do, but you just don’t want to, or you simply don’t have the time – tracking software licenses. Although creating a good internal process for this can be time consuming and […]

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Is a Smart Office in Your Future?

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Last month Austin hosted the Smart Cities Connect Conference and Expo, and recently we’ve been hearing a lot about new technologies making their way into the office setting. So this week on the blog it’s all about the smart office. […]

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The Need for Data Security in Local Governments

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As a company that works with a lot of small businesses we bring up how vulnerable they are to cybersecurity attacks. But there’s another sector that warrants discussion. State and local governments are just as attractive a target to cybercriminals […]

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Employee Ownership Leads to Increased Economic Prospects

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“Happy Employees → Happy Customers” It might be cliche, but we as a company believe that large part of that “happy employee” mentally comes from being an employee-owned company. For the entirety of our company’s life, 18 years this September, […]

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VPNs…On the Rise or Out the Door?

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I’m going to be honest, this blog started off somewhere totally different. But through research and discussions with our Chief Technology Officer, here’s where I landed: the future of VPNs. Virtual Private Network or VPN technology isn’t anything new. Basically, […]

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Should You Be Using a Private VPN?

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At this point you’ve probably heard more than you want to about the resolution responsible for rolling back the internet privacy regulations approved in 2016 – otherwise known as Senate Joint Resolution 34 – or House Joint Resolution 86. But […]

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Why You Should Stop Ignoring Update Notifications

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In many of our posts, we mention the need to update your software to “keep your tech happy” or to “make sure your tech is running at lightning speed”. But what I recently realized is that we haven’t gone into […]

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What you need to know about the WannaCry cyber attack

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There’s been a lot about ransomware in the news this last week, but before we dive into the latest “WannaCry” attack let’s recap what ransomware is. Ransomware is a malicious software distributed through email attacks (also known as phishing), compromised […]

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Networking 101

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After an eventful week at Small Business Festival, we are getting back to what we do best keeping you informed on all things tech! This week we wanted to tackle the reasons your home network and office network look, and […]

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2017 Small Business Festival Preview

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We are less than a week away from the 2017 Small Business Festival. This year we are so excited to be sponsors and delighted for this opportunity to help the Austin small business community in any way that we can! […]

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