The cloud is a great enabler, allowing scalability and accessibility beyond what was possible in the past. It also exposes your data to new risks and may cause you to rethink your IT security. The news is full of stories about data breaches, ransomware attacks, and other assaults on user data. Such attacks are expected to continue, even accelerate, in 2019, making cloud security–along with understanding what is cloud security–a priority for all businesses.
There are a few ultimately inevitable things when it comes to each new year: new resolutions to keep, new technology to catch up on, and new budgets to plan. Depending on your organization’s culture and the value of technology to your finance department, the latter can be a very daunting process. Whether you’re excited for the technological prospects 2019 holds, or you’re already looking forward to the next new year, we’ve gathered a few tips to help you be more successful through the budget-writing and approval process with your financial decision-makers. Below are our top five pieces of advice for making your 2019 IT budget planning a no-brainer.
To achieve success in any business, getting affordable information technology consulting services is considered a necessity these days. These IT consulting services offer a way to access professional help without involving in-house technology personnel. An association with a leading IT consulting company like Charlotte IT Solutions can help to achieve higher productivity in an organization.
One of the largest outbreaks of the ransom-ware virus WannaCry, which lock your files and require you to pay hundreds of dollars to an unknown entity to unlock the files was released on Friday May 12th. The infection has spread to over 100 countries worldwide and shut down many organization’s networks. While most of the reported outbreaks were not in the US, it is widely believed that additional variants of the virus will be released in the coming weeks and protection of your company data in all areas of your IT network must be reviewed.