Customized Email Address from your Boston IT Support Team

As a Boston IT professional, or any city for that matter, custom email address helps you create a professional branding and improves your business’ credibility. Here are some advantages... An important reason for setting up customized email addresses for your business is the flexibility it gives you. For instance, when selecting your custom email address, [...]

2014-08-18T07:55:31+00:00August 18th, 2014|ACS|

Boston IT Firms Disaster Recovery

REAL-LIFE DISASTER STORIES, courtesy of SCORE®. NORTHRIDGE QUAKES, SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, 1994: Bob Lorsch’s marketing and public relations company had its offices on the top floor of a high-rise suburban office building near the quake’s epicenter. In an instant he was wiped out. Every piece of information, all his company’s work-in-progress, was on computers in his [...]

2014-08-06T08:43:45+00:00August 6th, 2014|ACS|

Keyboard Shortcuts for Boston IT users

Microsoft Outlook Keyboard Shortcuts Like Microsoft Word, Excel, and other Office apps, Outlook has unique keyboard shortcuts so you don’t have to waste time moving your mouse around or drilling down through menus. Learn the ones you use most and you’ll speed through your Outlook tasks. Among the most useful: Ctrl+R: reply to email Alt+R: [...]

2014-07-28T15:18:24+00:00July 28th, 2014|ACS|

5 BENEFITS OF OUTSOURCING YOUR BOSTON IT

1. Risk Mitigation Creating distance between your Boston IT corporate headquarters and its Data Center eliminates the risk of a single event—such as a utility blackout or a natural disaster—taking out both facilities. Having distance between the headquarters and the data center is ideal, as this allows the team reasonable access to the data center, [...]

Boston Businesses – Back up your Computers

Boston IT firms stress how important it is to back up your computers. Computers are more reliable than ever, so its easy to forget or put off backing up your data. We've all done it. But, computer drives still fail, systems crash and usually they give no advance warning. One minute they're working fine, and [...]

How a Secure Network Impacts Your Bottom Line

In today’s global economy, one major measuring stick of a business’ success is how efficiently it can expand, or in other words, how effectively a company can reach out to new clients all over the world. Seeing that businesses are relying more and more heavily on digital media and computer technology, perhaps the major driving [...]

Blackberry Internet Service (BIS) Vs Blackberry Enterprise Server (BES)

Blackberry is a wide range of mobile devices owned by a Canadian company, ‘Research In Motion’ (RIM). Blackberry’s main targets are people whose internet usage is high. These are generally businessmen, corporate executives, professionals, lawyers, etc. BIS stand for Blackberry Internet Service and it is offered free when you purchase a data plan of any [...]

Massachusetts 201 CMR 17.00 – Deadline extended

201 CMR 17.00 is a Massachusetts data protection law managed by ‘Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation’ (OCABR). It contains the ‘Standards for the Protection of Personal Information of Residents of the Commonwealth’. The provisions of this regulation applies to all who own, store, license or maintain any personal information about a resident of [...]

2009-12-08T02:41:00+00:00December 8th, 2009|ACS, Confidentiality, Massachusetts, OCBAR, Protection Law, Security|

Spamming World

Spam is an electronic messaging system that is used by individuals, frauds and companies to send e-mails in bulk. It can be used to spread computer viruses like Trojan horses and other software, etc. The most common is e-mail spam whereas there are many other media such as mobile phone messaging spamming, search engine spam, [...]

2009-11-30T05:47:00+00:00November 30th, 2009|ACS, Computer, Email, hacking, Information Technology, Spam, Trojon Horses, virus|

IT Outsourcing

Technology, in a layman’s language, is a concept that simplifies the tasks handled by human being. It helps man to control his work and environment with less complexity. He uses much of his brain rather than body. Technology can be used in fields of medical, construction, hardware, software, etc. Early man converted natural resources into [...]