Safe Harbour Information Technology Blog
How Effective Managed IT Services Make All the Difference
While some companies choose to handle their IT needs by maintaining an in-house IT department, many others are seeing the advantage of hiring a managed IT service. A managed service is a third party that handles everything related to managing your IT. Unlike many traditional third-party services, managed IT services are provided at a set […]Read More >>
What Are the Most Common Reasons for Outsourcing IT?
Every business wants to become more efficient while also cutting costs. But what happens when corners are cut on something that is vital to your success? IT is a critical part of your business, so it stands to reason that out-of-date software and security would lead to any number of problems such as outages or […]Read More >>
Which Technologies Are Having the Biggest Impact on the Manufacturing Industry?
What was once known simply as the Industrial Revolution is now considered the First Industrial Revolution, as other revolutions have followed. In fact, we are now experiencing what is being called the Fourth Industrial Revolution. As happens with every revolution, dramatic change is underway. Currently, it is digital technology that is having a massive effect […]Read More >>
Interesting Facts About Cybersecurity
Sometimes, when discussing cybersecurity, it sounds more like the old west, with talk about black hats and white hats. As can reasonably be assumed, the black hats are the “bad guys” who attempt to break into computer systems in order to steal data or infect them with damaging software. The white hats, conversely, are the […]Read More >>
Mobile Security Musts for Everyone
It seems like it was not that long ago that you could regularly bump into people who didn’t have a mobile phone. Today, however, a clear majority of people worldwide are using them. In fact, there are now more than 5 billion people using mobile phones. While mobile phones add tremendous convenience to our lives, […]Read More >>
5 Tips on How to Create an Effective Disaster Recovery Plan
Nature is unpredictable. In recent years, it has become even more so, with devastating natural disasters taking place with alarming frequency. Some of these events resulted in people and businesses losing everything. No one ever wants to encounter such a situation, but virtually everyone can benefit from planning for what to do should one arise. […]Read More >>
How Can Managed Services Help Boost Productivity
For many small and medium-sized businesses, keeping on top of the latest technological innovations and developments can be a chore and a time-consuming distraction from other important activities. Enter Managed Services. Managed Services is described as improving operations and managing expenses by outsourcing certain processes and functions on a proactive basis, as opposed to the […]Read More >>
Fascinating Facts About the World of Cyber Security
Throughout the history of mankind, many battles have been ones of escalation. So, it is with cyber crime. New and better ways are being developed to keep computer systems safe, while at the same time, more devious and effective ways of bypassing security are appearing. The nomenclature of cyber security can be quite evocative. Much […]Read More >>
How to Protect Yourself from Internal Security Threats
We all want to feel safe, whether as individuals, or businesses. Accordingly, cybersecurity has been a significant and growing concern for businesses in recent years. When we think of cybersecurity for businesses, we tend to think immediately of hackers and those external agents who seek to cause harm. That’s fair, given that cyberattacks can be […]Read More >>
How to Protect Your Business and Your Family from Cyber Crimes?
Online security has become a huge concern in recent years. Keeping your business and especially your family safe from online predators is of utmost importance. And with cyber crime becoming both more common and more creative, greater awareness and precautions are necessary. In his book The Secret to Cybersecurity: a Simple Plan to Protect Your […]Read More >>