Entries by Osprey Marketing

Celebrate Freedom from Ransomware

Independence Day is a time for American revelers to enjoy fireworks, good food, and all the benefits of freedom. And retailers join in on the celebratory atmosphere by blasting out emails for holiday deals that help make the month of July one of the biggest sales events of the year. But they aren’t the only […]

The Benefits and Vulnerabilities of The Internet of Things (IoT)

The Internet of Things (IoT) is developing at a staggering pace. A catch-all term for the network of interconnected, internet-enabled devices, appliances, and other products that can communicate with each other, IoT is taking over the business landscape, and its market is expected to grow to over $3 trillion annually by 2026. How is that […]

Safe Computing Solutions for The Real World

In the digital age, it’s easy to get lost. As soon as you open your laptop, you’re sucked into a swirling vortex of time-sensitive emails, data-filled spreadsheets, and online banking transactions. With so much of our focus aimed at making sure cyber-attackers don’t invade our virtual lives, it’s easy to forget that in the physical […]

Cloud Computing: An End-To-End Business Strategy

World Backup Day is Sunday, March 31. It is a date that’s been strategically chosen to encourage people to back up their computers, files, and drives to the cloud before disaster strikes. For small-to-medium sized businesses, the benefits of cloud computing go far beyond the convenience of a backup. Cloud computing can lower the cost […]

Why Hackers Target Small Businesses

With the everyday hustle of running a business, you probably don’t schedule in time to clean your computer out regularly, and it’s not likely to be something that comes to mind when you actually happen to have free time. While it might seem like a simple, inconsequential thing, it’s actually the foundation of a national […]

Is It Time To Upgrade The Operating System On Your Office Devices?

Are you using Windows 7, older versions of Outlook for email, or Windows Server version 2011 and below? If so, it’s time to learn about Microsoft’s End of Life Support. You do not want to find yourself in need of tech support for an unsupported product. That’s why being prepared is critical. What products are […]

Don’t Let the Dark Web Take Control of Your Business

Snow is falling, lights are twinkling, and credit cards are swiping. The end of the year mostly brings holiday cheer, but while we celebrate the holidays and spend time with loved ones, hackers are stealing credentials and credit card information. Right now, millions of people’s personal information is for sale online via the infamous sites […]

HIPAA Compliance and IT: Are You Up To Date?

The air is crisp, the leaves are falling, and open enrollment is in full swing. Is it time for you to think about HIPAA compliance? Many business owners and decision-makers believe that HIPAA belongs to the world of doctor’s offices and insurance companies, but it’s a little more complicated. HIPAA applies to covered entities and […]

October 15 is National Clean Your Virtual Desktop Day

Small and medium-sized business owners must take every precaution against cyberattacks, and National Clean Your Virtual Desktop Day is the perfect time to make sure you are prepared. In the current high-threat environment, it is good for businesses to add as many layers of digital protection as possible. Does your computer desktop look as pristine […]