Category: Business Tools

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Apr2019
Penetration testing, also referred to as "pen testing" or "ethical hacking", is the process of testing a computer network, application or computer system to identify security issues that could be exploited by a cyber attacker. This testing is also referred to as a "white hat attack" because in a pen ... Read More
April 10, 2019Chris Torbit

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Mar2019
Machine Learning in business can help improve operations and provide meaningful insights on how customers and prospects are interacting with your company. AI (Artificial Intelligence) tools and numerous machine learning algorithms have become increasingly popular in the business community. Multiple factors, such as easy availability of complex data, less expensive ... Read More
March 27, 2019Chris Torbit

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Mar2019
Windows 7 is quickly approaching it's end of life.  After January 14, 2020, Microsoft will no longer provide free security updates or support for computers running Windows 7.  And although Microsoft plans to continue to provide a paid support plan for Windows 7 for another 3 years, for certain customers, ... Read More
March 7, 2019Chris Torbit

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Dec2018
Hierarchical structures, known as directories, allow networks to store information about objects. Active Directory Domain Services is a directory service that provides methods for storing directory data and then making it accessible to network administrators and users throughout a company. For example, Active Directory has the ability to store information ... Read More
December 12, 2018Chris Torbit

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Nov2018
Interactive presentations, reports, personal stories, and more, can now be created, quickly and easily, and shared using Microsoft Sway. Sway program allows users to simply add photos and text, search and import relevant content from various sources, and then Sway compiles the content into a dazzling presentation. Users are no ... Read More
November 6, 2018Chris Torbit

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Oct2018
With today's business environment, mobility is absolutely essential. Thanks to Microsoft Visio Online, Visio diagrams can be viewed and shared by users, in high fidelity, from practically any device, while using their preferred browser. Productivity can therefore be significantly improved for everyone on the team, no matter where they may ... Read More
October 26, 2018Chris Torbit

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Oct2018
In some work environments, employees don't have access to their own office, desk or computer. This means that sharing information for the work day can be very difficult. Workers are left to depend on sharing information through an outdated manual process, such as printing off paper schedules and using text ... Read More
October 17, 2018Chris Torbit

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Oct2018
The way that companies function today is extremely different than in years past. Team members may now be conducting business through phones, tablets, and laptops, from virtually anywhere in the world. Unfortunately, the apps used to conduct business have been slow to keep up with the demands of users. Microsoft ... Read More
October 10, 2018Chris Torbit

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Oct2018
Skype for Business, previously known as Microsoft Lync and Microsoft Office Communicator, is an instant message system that clients can use with Skype for Business Server or Skype for Business Online, (which is available through Microsoft 365). Skype for Business replaced Lync in 2015 by combining features of both Lync ... Read More
October 2, 2018Chris Torbit

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Sep2018
The ability to migrate email to Office 365 from other systems can be very useful for an organization or company, but some things should be considered during the process. Migration can only occur into a user's inbox or other mail folders. Migrating calendar items, tasks, or contacts are not able to ... Read More
September 26, 2018Chris Torbit