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What Cybersecurity Means For Your Business

Posted by Integrity Staff on October 27, 2016 at 10:00 AM

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month is drawing to a close, but that doesn't mean that the focus should leave cybersecurity. Data security is a topic that impacts every business all of the time. In the last few years, cyber crime and other threats have spiked, leading to an even greater need for protective measures. It's important to know that data security, or, more specifically, a data breach, can affect your business at any time. Because of that, it's critical to constantly evaluate and improve upon your defenses. If your IT department is spread thin, now is the time to partner with a third party IT company (preferably a Managed Security Services Provider) who can help defend your business against threats and help build a security strategy to ensure your company's safety. 

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It's Time to Review Passwords

Posted by Scott Stevens on October 26, 2016 at 1:00 PM

The news that 500 million accounts were stolen from Yahoo should make anyone with an online account at least a little anxious.  According to a Yahoo statement, “The account information may have included names, email addresses, telephone numbers, dates of birth, hashed passwords, and in some cases, encrypted or unencrypted security questions and answers.”

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12 Types of Skills You Can Learn Taking Community Education Classes

Posted by Integrity Staff on October 20, 2016 at 10:00 AM

Integrity's Learning and Collaboration Center is officially launched! Connect with other business leaders and community members at the brand new fully-equipped learning and collaboration space in Bloomington-Normal. Why should you visit Integrity's Learning and Collaboration Center? Besides executive roundtables, small groups, and other rare opportunities to connect, the Learning and Collaboration Center offers community education classes that can broaden your skill set and help improve your business (and yourself!). 

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Why Your Business Needs a Managed Security Services Provider  

Posted by Integrity Staff on October 13, 2016 at 10:00 AM

By now, most people have heard the term 'Managed Services Provider.' If you haven't, It refers to an IT company that provides and manages technology services, taking the responsibility off of the shoulders of the business it's serving. Leaning on an MSP for business technology services is an effective way to free up time, cut costs, and feel confident about technology. MSPs are recommended for companies of all sectors and sizes who want premium IT services and resources, without hiring, training, and building an in-house IT department. Even in cases where an internal IT department does exist, an MSP can be a fantastic supplement, making sure that all aspects of business technology are covered. 

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15 Tips For National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

Posted by Integrity Staff on October 6, 2016 at 10:00 AM

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month! It's the perfect time to examine your company's tech security practices and make any and all improvements to ensure that your business is protected. Review the tips below and identify where your security could use some reinforcement: 

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Office 365 Planner

Posted by Kirt McReynolds on October 4, 2016 at 3:33 PM

Office 365 Planner Office 365 Planner is another new experience Microsoft has added to its growing Office 365 lineup. Similar in some ways to Office 365 Groups, Office 365 Planner provides a way to organize teamwork. Planner makes it easy for teams to create new plans, assign tasks, chat and share files. Planner has a variety of uses for your teams, i.e. Sales Pipeline, Website Redesign, etc.

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