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    5 Aspects of Implementing a HIPAA Compliant Cloud You Need to Know

    The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) has been in use for 20 years now. It enforces a standard that helps protect medical records and other personal health information. Basically, it ensures healthcare organizations implement specific security measures when it comes to electronic data. That’s why working with a HIPAA compliant cloud – that respects the law’s […]

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    Why Managed Cloud Services Are a Growth Hack for Small Businesses

    Cloud technology is no longer an unknown and futuristic term. Things have changed a lot and managed cloud services have become more accessible than ever. And it’s not just because they’re a cost-effective solution for small businesses. Moving everything to the cloud offers countless benefits. Additionally, some argue that by 2020 almost 80% of US small businesses will […]

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    The Best Content Management System Tools in 2016

    Content management systems have become more important than ever nowadays. They basically make a straightforward, clear distinction between code and content. For many business owners out there, that’s nothing short of a godsend. After all, not all of us have had the time to acquire various coding skills. Running a business is already time-consuming and challenging […]

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    Cloud Backup: Why It Works and Why You Should Use It

    Cloud backup is rapidly becoming the go-to method of backing up data. It is significantly more efficient than other options. Disaster recovery methods have improved over the past few years. But they are not yet at a level where you can say you no longer need a backup solution. We wanted to showcase exactly why […]

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    Cloud Hosting: What Goes Into It and How It Benefits You

    Cloud hosting solutions have grown to be considered a necessity for any eCommerce or web project. It’s no wonder why. Growing traffic is a goal most business owners have, but it doesn’t just take care of itself. It must be properly managed if you aim for the best business outcome.  In technical words, cloud hosting is IaaS […]

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    The 3 Top Challenges You Might Encounter with Azure Migration

    If you run an online business, you’ve probably heard of Azure – the Microsoft PaaS (Platform-as-a-Service) since 2008. If not, you will most likely stumble upon it when you consider switching to a cloud hosting platform. Cloud hosting became very popular due to its lucrative qualities as compared to dedicated servers. However, moving your data to a cloud […]

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    The Pros and Cons of Cloud Backup and Disaster Recovery

    Recent statistics show that an hour of downtime costs a small business around $8,000. If disaster strikes, you need to be prepared. It’s no wonder why cloud backup has become the next big thing. After all, business data can be lost quickly, and it can cost you everything. It seems that 51% of small businesses still use […]

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    How to Choose the Right Cloud Hosting Solution for an eCommerce Website

    Global eCommerce sales are expected to reach 1.5 trillion dollars by 2018. This means that the massive expansion of online stores is not likely to slow down. To stay relevant in this highly-competitive environment, your online store will need to overcome several challenges. As the competition heats up, your cloud hosting solution needs to keep […]

  • disaster recovery plan

    Is Backup Enough? A Quick Introduction to Disaster Recovery Plans

    Businesses of all size and shapes record their business data on computers so they can access that information later to perform their tasks effectively and efficiently. For instance, a customer support department uses customer information to provide better-informed solutions to customers. A business development manager will use the sales and marketing data collected over the […]

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    Introducing the Windows Cloud Advanced Monitoring Platform Monthly Reports

    Yesterday I blogged about our new “Executive Summary Report” which for most businesses provides the ‘right-sized’ amount of information on their service and what if any follow up actions need to happen but for many that are technically inclined they want to see more data. Well, for those of us that fit that mindset I […]

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    Mobile Insecurity and What You Can Do About It

    The smartphone market is growing every year, and serious businesses (including financial institutions) are considering a major shift towards mobile and cloud computing. The idea that everything, including financial and personal information, is now accessible with just a few taps (or clicks) is outstanding, but is it safe? According to CyberEdge Group: “Mobile devices are […]