Daily Archives: August 6, 2013

3 Reasons a Guest Wi-Fi Network Makes Sense

You can’t beat the convenience of a wireless network. In fact, Wi-Fi is so popular and effective that some new small businesses have opted out of a wired network altogether in favor of the fast 802.11n wireless standard. However, small business owners should also consider creating a Wi-Fi guest network. A guest network uses a different SSID from […]

5 Ways to Lose Customer Data and Possibly Your Business

Most small businesses don’t employ full-time I.T. staff, choosing instead to outsource technical support to outside firms and Cloud providers. This makes it even more crucial that business owners recognize and watch for leaks that could compromise customer financial information and private health data. Failing to do so could cost you the very business you’ve […]

8 Ways the Internet of Things Will Change the Way We Work

The “Internet of Things” (IoT) may sound like the futuristic wave of talking refrigerators and self-starting cars, but Internet-connected devices that communicate with one another will affect our lives outside the “smart home” as well. For workers,  IoT will change the way we work by saving time and resources and opening new opportunities for growth […]