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Two Useful And Potentially Free Collaboration Tools For Your Small Business

With the increasing popularity of telecommuting and remote/virtual companies, comes a need for tools to aid in collaboration between geographically dispersed team ...

Are Cloud Storage Services Immune From Ransomware?

Cloud storage services such as Dropbox and Microsoft's OneDrive are becoming more and more popular among small businesses for storage of company data.  ...

NISTIR 7621: Fundamentals of Information Security for Small Businesses

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) publishes and maintains a report called NISTIR 7621, which provides guidance and best practices to small ...

Small Business: Consumer versus Business Class PC’s

  'Tis the season for sales and deals.  But before you run out and buy that new laptop on sale at the big ...

Why Choose 919 IT Solutions?

In a high-tech place like the Raleigh/Durham area, IT service providers are a dime a dozen.  When it comes to choosing a provider, ...

Two-Factor-Authentication: An Overview And How It Protects Your Small Business

In our previous blog, we touched upon a few security layers that can be inexpensively and easily implemented into a small business ...

Small Business IT Security: Why Just Anti-Virus Isn’t Enough

Security is sometimes an afterthought for many small businesses, and often never considered at all.  You often hear from small businesses (and even ...

Does Linux Have A Place In Small Business?

Speaking for myself, one of the most difficult things about leaving the world of enterprise IT was moving almost completely away from supporting ...

Why Small Businesses Should Be Paying More Attention to IT

Most small businesses start with very little forward thinking into information technology.  Understandably, they usually start with a laptop or two, an internet ...

Small Business IT: Managed Services vs. Break-Fix

In this day and age, we critically depend on our IT infrastructure, both at home and at work.  IT systems and applications are ...