These local businesses can help with your technology services needs in security, business inteligence, marketing research, ecommerce, etc… Support your local economy by hiring local and small!  Read More →

Actionable Cyber Security Tips Small Business

These tips have been updated from previous years and are extremely valid these days. The need for an endpoint security solution, a firewall and regular backups or your data is more valid than ever. We have added tools available today that make your information security more practical, achievable and affordable. For some small businesses, the security of their information, systems, and networks might not be a high priority, but for their customers, employees, and trading partners it is very important. The term Small Enterprise (or Small Organization) is sometimes used for this same category of business or organization. A small enterprise/organization may also be aRead More →

AWS Summit in Bogota.

From its new office in Bogotá, Amazon Web Services will provide cloud computing services to startups, but also to large companies in different sectors of the economy and public entities. The office will establish a local group of account executives, solution architects, partner managers, and support for customers to become directly involved with AWS in their local language environment. AWS currently has millions of active clients each month, including 2,300 government agencies, 7,000 educational institutions and more than 22,000 NGOs that have used the tool in the last 12 months. The company decided to settle in the city as Colombian organizations were among the firstRead More →

Laptop computers on a table.

The 21st century has made owning and managing businesses easier than it ever has been before; instead of keeping everything inside filing cabinets and taking ages to find things, it’s all stored as data on computers and takes only seconds to find what you want! Everyone works on computers now too, so employees can work more productively, with all of these great advances though there are some drawbacks, and we’re going to show you how to mitigate them!   Electrical Failures Electricity if obviously what keeps everything electrical in your office running, and this includes your computers and any servers that you might have onRead More →

BI provides a wide variety of evidence-based information that management needs to know for optimal organizational performance aggregated into summary report form, often referred to as “dashboards”.Read More →

Pyotr Levashov seated wearing blue shirt.

US Justice Department is working to dismantle the Kelihos botnet, a global computer network of tens of thousands of infected computers that sent millions of spam emails, harvested users’ login credentials and installed various malicious software every year. The Russian computer programmer allegedly in control of the massive botnet, Pyotr Levashov, was arrested in Spain over the weekend. Officials said the Kelihos botnet collected user credentials by intercepting network traffic and scouring infected computers for usernames and passwords. The stolen data was then used to further Levashov’s spamming operation that was advertised on multiple online criminal forums. Levashov was also known to rent out theRead More →

Last year in May, the TechRepublic reported that Windows 10 was officially running 300 million devices. This number put the company right on the track to reach its target of getting their operating system on 1 billion devices worldwide by the end of 2018. The number is quite impressive. For instance, roughly 350 million licenses of Windows 7 were sold in 18 months, while W10 managed to surpass 300 million licenses in just short nine months. And yes, the number of PC users has grown considerably in the last couple of years – the fact is – the numbers don’t increase with each new OS.Read More →

You don’t have to pay to get antivirus protection for your PCs and even Macs or phones, and it’s totally ok to go for a free product. The very best free antivirus tools are more effective than a lot of the paid competition. We’ve evaluated more than a dozen free antivirus tools to help you make the choice. Top-quality protection for your PC doesn’t have to cost a penny. Many of the biggest developers of premium security software also offer free antivirus software that offers excellent protection. We’ve used the findings of expert virus lab AV-TEST to evaluate the true effectiveness of their virus protection,Read More →

When evaluating an antivirus or endpoint security product its very important to look at their support infrastructure in the country that you live. If there’s no direct phone number, with local staff that speak in your language and you can understand them, it’s a sign of a brand that is not ready to give a good service in your country. Today, with the advent of ransomware, some brands are even ready to assist you with removing these virus and virtual plagues. Below are the security companies support phone numbers in the US and the main countries in Latin America. Symantec Support Phone Numbers Symantec hasRead More →

In the narrow alleys of Bellandur I was awakened by the steps of people outside and the chit chat and hustle of the start of the day in India. Before sunrise, it’s usually real quiet and you can hear the cars going fast at the closest highway and the occasional noise of cars nearby. But as the sun rises the noise increases as it does the amount of people on the streets. My buddy Srinavasan and I ate some of his moms food and off we went to work that sunny day in Bengaluru. The dust and the heat mix together in such a wayRead More →