Data Loss and Your Disaster Recovery Plan

Every business, regardless of their size, should have a data backup and disaster recovery plan in place. While it may seem unlikely, mistakes do occur, and when they jeopardize your business-critical information, you'll want to have a plan that can restore your data with little to no downtime. At ACS, 80 percent of breaches that [...]

2019-02-12T22:38:03+00:00February 11th, 2019|Data Backup, Data Protection, Disaster Recovery, Uncategorized|

Data Backup and Disaster Recovery

A Data Backup and Disaster Recovery plan will protect a business's data in situations ranging from an employee deleting a spreadsheet to a hardware failure like a server crash, to a fire or flood that destroys the office. In every situation a plan is imperative. Without a solid disaster recovery plan in place, companies can [...]

Corporate Security + Corporate Planning = Corporate Growth

In today’s global economy, one major business challenge is how efficiently it can expand, or in other words, how effectively a company can reach out to potential new clients all over the world. Technology may be the driving force supporting this growth opportunity but a corporate IT security strategy should also be in place and [...]

2019-02-11T19:22:21+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Business Continuity, Cloud Computing, Data Protection|

Mobile Device Management

 Do you know anyone who has had their cell phone stolen? At ACS we consider it critical that you have a mobile device management plan as part of your security plan. Most people's cell phones contain business-critical information including phone numbers, emails, or proposals as well as other sensitive business information that you wouldn't [...]

2019-01-22T18:26:13+00:00January 16th, 2018|ACS Services, Data Protection, Security|

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 [...]

Monitoring and its importance

According to Wikipedia, “Monitoring generally means to be aware of the state of a system”. It is an essential part of any organization, state, government and even family. Monitoring helps us to avoid circumstances that may cause loss to time, money, resource, relation, etc. For instance, let us take a very simple example of a [...]