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Understanding the true ROI of managed services

How do you decide if managed services are right for you? A lot more goes into calculating ROI than simply comparing dollars spent to services received. To really understand it, you need to first understand the potential risks your business faces and what they can cost.

Is deleted data ever completed erased?

Being a business leader means that you have to consider how to keep your company’s data secure from loss and data breaches. Keeping data safe doesn’t end when you hit “delete”. It’s vital to know what happens and how to truly wipe data to keep your business and your clients safe.

What happens to your data when you die?

Your digital life is only taking on a larger footprint as we embrace the cloud. And while it’s not a fun topic to discuss, it is important to consider what will happen to your data after you die. Here are some of the different types of data you need to consider.

Everyday data disasters and how to prevent them

We live our lives online, always a device within reach. We’re also storing more and more of our personal and professional data online, from banking information and tax returns to family photos and videos. Here are 5 ways your data can be lost and how to keep it safe.

What we learned from the top data breaches of 2018

Facebook, MyHeritage, Quora, Under Armour, Starwood-Marriott. Each of these companies was breached, but in a different way and with different damage. We have compiled a rundown of these breaches along with our takeaway, so that you can learn from their mistakes.

Why you need a data retention policy

As data storage options have exploded, storage capacities seem limitless. But just because you can keep all your data, doesn’t mean you should. We talked with information governance lawyer Peter Sloan with the Information Governance Group about data security and why you need a data retention policy.

A beginner’s guide to data security

Whether your business is a large multinational or a small mom-and-pop operation, your data is one of your most important and vulnerable assets. Protect your data from physical loss, corruption, hackers, and security breaches with a data security plan.

Your guide to ransomware: threats, prevention, and recovery

How much do you know about ransomware? Ransomware is a type of malware that takes control of files or systems and holds them hostage. While not a new threat, ransomware attacks have been increasing in recent years. Learn more about what it is, how to prevent it, and what to do if targeted.