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5 Reasons to Consider Real-Time Monitoring
By Skye Schooley | September 01, 2022

Real-time monitoring is essential for every business. Learn how monitoring your network can improve your overall security, performance and productivity.

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How To Sync Folders With PowerShell
By Adam Bertram | September 01, 2022

Although there is software that will sync files and folders for you, even paid software can be limiting. A good PowerShell script can help.

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Use PowerShell to Make WSUS Suck Less
By Adam Bertram | September 01, 2022

Windows Software Update Services can use PowerShell to work with servers and Windows clients.

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How and When to Create and Use PowerShell Modules
By Adam Bertram | September 01, 2022

PowerShell modules allow you to combine multiple scripts to simplify code management, accessibility and sharing.

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Essential PowerShell Cmdlets For Auditing And Maintaining Storage
By Adam Bertram | September 01, 2022

PowerShell v5 offers some new features for managing storage, building on the capabilities that were available in PowerShell 4.

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PowerShell Basics: Programming With Loops
By Tim Ferrell | September 01, 2022

In this PowerShell tutorial, we show you how to use the For loop, ForEach-Object loop, and the While, Do-While and Do-Until loops.

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11 Ways to Help Protect Your Company (and Customers) When Taking Payments Online
By Scott Gerber | September 01, 2022

This guide includes online payment security tips to protect customers' sensitive data and ensure your brand reputation remains intact.

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Mobile Apps vs. Mobile Websites: Which Should You Choose?
By Sean Peek | September 01, 2022

Mobile apps and mobile websites have pros and cons. Find out whether a mobile app or a mobile website is better for your business.

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What Makes a Mobile Device Rugged?
By Mark Fairlie | September 01, 2022

Find out what makes mobile devices 'rugged,' how businesses use rugged smartphones and which ones you should consider purchasing for your business.

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5 Ways Machine Learning Is Leading to Smarter Manufacturing
By Nacho De Marco | September 01, 2022

Discover how machine learning can be an exceptional ally when tackling the digital transformation of industrial processes in manufacturing.

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How Machine Learning Is Boosting Business Growth
By Nacho De Marco | September 01, 2022

Find out how machine learning is helping businesses prepare for the future and improve their performance.

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Is Your Business Phone System HIPAA Compliant?
By Chad Brooks | September 01, 2022

A secure business phone system protects your office from penalties and criminal prosecution. Read on to see if your phone system is HIPAA compliant.

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How Often Should You Upgrade Your Phone System?
By Chad Brooks | September 01, 2022

As innovation is advancing at a faster rate than ever before - how often should you be looking at reviewing, and updating your existing business telephone system?

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Employees, Not IT, Are Driving the New Technological Revolution
By Mark Roberts | September 01, 2022

Learn why organizations must anticipate changes and identify technologies that will significantly impact their businesses.

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What SMBs Need to Know About Electronic Logging Devices
By Sean Peek | September 01, 2022

If you operate a small fleet for your business, you may be required to abide by FMCSA regulations for electronic logging devices (ELDs).

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Committing to Eco-Friendly Packaging Practices Can Save Your Company Money
By Chad Brooks | September 01, 2022

By opting for eco-friendly processes and materials, you can reduce your carbon footprint, minimize overhead costs and make a lasting positive impression.

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Digital Receipts: Why Retailers Are Embracing Them
By Chad Brooks | September 01, 2022

No longer merely an alternate sales slip, digital receipts can now power up your digital marketing program.

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Cut the Code: Why Speaking In Technical Jargon Is Not Making You Look Smarter
By Chad Brooks | September 01, 2022

Jargon can be useful, but not when we are talking about things that are not technical. Know why people use jargon, and why you shouldn’t.

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How to Do a Cybersecurity Risk Assessment
By Andrew Martins | September 01, 2022

Your data is just as important as the products and services your small business sells. Learn how you can do a cyber risk assessment yourself.

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Converged vs. Hyper-Converged Infrastructure Solutions
By Mark Fairlie | September 01, 2022

Converged infrastructure is a hardware-based approach to business IT. Hyper-converged is software-based. Which is right for your company?

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Why Businesses Are Still Sending Faxes in 2022
By Mark Fairlie | September 01, 2022

For some companies, faxing is more important than ever. Learn the benefits faxes provide and the online fax services you should consider using.

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Biometrics and the Future: What It Means for Small Businesses
By Matt D’Angelo | September 01, 2022

Small businesses can use biometrics authentication to provide customers with a more personal experience, track employee work hours and authenticate users.

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The Best Places for Purchasing Office Supplies
By Chad Brooks | September 01, 2022

Here are some solid purchasing programs for your business.

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The Costs of Mobile Payment Fraud and How to Avoid It
By Eran Feinstein | September 01, 2022

The rise of m-commerce has given way to new fraud tricks. To protect your mobile customers, you need to be aware of the risks and prevention methods.

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Microsoft Azure vs. Amazon Web Services: Cloud Comparison
By Mark Fairlie | September 01, 2022

Learn everything you need to know about two of the leading cloud-based infrastructure as a service providers, including how features compare.

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Has Your Company Secured These Overlooked Attack Vectors?
By Kevin Pickhardt | September 01, 2022

Many companies don't consider these three common security weaknesses. Here's what they are and how to make them more secure.

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15 Free Tools to Learn the Basics of Coding
By Scott Gerber | September 01, 2022

Coding might seem like a daunting, time-consuming and expensive skill to learn, but these entrepreneurs have learned the essentials with free tools.

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What Is Claim Scrubbing?
By Leah Zitter | August 29, 2022

Claim scrubbing is the process of verifying that a medical claim's codes are accurate. Learn how code scrubbing works and which tools can help.

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Advice for Choosing a Small Business Document Management System
By Skye Schooley | August 29, 2022

A document management system can enhance security, streamline workflows and increase productivity. Learn how to choose the best DMS for your business.

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What Is Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM)?
By Sean Peek | August 29, 2022

Remote monitoring and management tools can make it easier for businesses to oversee their networks while working remotely.