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You Know You Need IT Best Practices When…

You Know You Need IT Best Practices When…

The main goal of any standard procedure is to ensure that services are provided in a consistent, predictable, and efficient manner. To accomplish this, best practices are often put in place. Studies show that those who implement a well-designed and thought out IT Best Practice system dramatically improve work flow and reduce stress.

Why your team’s the weakest link

Why your team’s the weakest link

Your employees might be a victim to the world of computer viruses and hacking. With a staggering increase in malware infections it makes it hazardous to try and dodge these attacks, but it’s not impossible. With the rate of business attacks at 16,856 times a day, it is crucial to remember the risks and get the proper protection to keep your company secure, and your workers safe as well.

Google adds anti-phishing features on Gmail

Google adds anti-phishing features on Gmail

Cybercriminals have been relentless throughout 2017. In the past couple of months, hackers discovered new malware strains and software vulnerabilities that have overwhelmed thousands of businesses worldwide. But despite these new attacks, hackers still have an old, yet effective trick up their sleeves: phishing scams.

5 ways to ensure the Cloud’s affordability

5 ways to ensure the Cloud’s affordability

Cloud computing saves businesses a considerable amount of money, which explains its rise in popularity over the years. What many business owners fail to realize is that there are hidden costs associated with Cloud services. And while they might seem insignificant at first, they can add up to a staggering amount if left unchecked.

Ad blocker is coming to Chrome

Ad blocker is coming to Chrome

Pop-up ads and videos can easily turn people away from a website. Google knows this and has come up with a solution set to launch early next year. With that in mind, here’s everything you need to know about Chrome’s ad blocker.

What is it?

Ad blocker from Chrome actually works like an ad filter, meaning it won’t block all ads from the website, only ones that are determined to be too intrusive, like video autoplay with sound as well as interstitials that take up the entire screen.

Web browser cybersecurity, ranked

Web browser cybersecurity, ranked

Cybersecurity didn’t become more important in light of the WannaCry ransomware epidemic, it just became more visible to the average internet user. If like so many others, you’re auditing the security of business’s software, web browsers are a great place to start.

What Are Your IT Best Practices?

What Are Your IT Best Practices?

Knowing the right thing to do when it comes to IT is a hard concept to wrap your head around. Often, business owners do not understand the IT language and implementing best practices can be difficult. For example, a study from IBM shows that 60% of companies migrate data quarterly which is a common IT practice.

Basic PC fixes are costing you money

Basic PC fixes are costing you money

When your employees seek your IT security staff’s help to fix their personal computer (PC) problems, it’s often perceived as a productive use of everyone’s time. After all, employees must have working computers and IT professionals are expected to resolve any technology issues.

Leverage IT Consulting Helps Give Life at the Canine Rehabilitation Center and Sanctuary (CRCS) Dog Tales Event

As an inspirational tribute, Leverage IT Consulting puts efforts in spreading the word for at-risk dogs in local community.

Reno, NV – June 2, 2017 – Leverage IT Consulting joins over 500 people who attended the 2017 CRCS Dog Tales event on Friday, June 2nd, in support of the rescue and recovery of at-risk dogs in Reno’s local community.