Last week was our big data center move, from Pittsburgh to Ebensburg. While we love Pair Networks and will continue to use them as our secondary data center, one of the primary reasons we originally put our data center in Pittsburgh, was due to a lack of bandwidth available at our office. That is no
With the discontinuation of the Small Business Server operating system, and a number of our Clients ready for server upgrades in 2015, we thought it was a good time to document the proper upgrade path from Small Business Server. Over the past few weeks, the techs have been staying late to participate in a server
In the past week, two Client’s became infected with the Cryptolocker virus. For those unaware of this virus, it’s a newer breed of virus sometimes referred to as “ransom-ware”. It encrypts data on your computer and all network drives it has access to, and holds it hostage until payment is made for the decryption code.
With the recent hacking, of the Celebrity iCloud, here’s a nice article about the lessons learned, from this experience. Think hard before storing sensitive material…or nudies…on the Cloud! Click here to read this important information!
“One in 20 meaningful use attesters will face an audit, and half of those will undergo a pre-payment audit.” Original Article
Microsoft Internet Explorer is subject to another bug which is making headlines. Many companies, including Homeland Security, are recommending it not be used until a security patch is in place. However, that may not be practical for many users as some systems require the use of Internet Explorer. Since the exploit uses a corrupt Adobe
Erika Ritchey, from Ritchey Transportation in Northern Cambria, is the winner of our March Helpdesk Ticket Survey. She’ll be receiving a $100 Sheetz Gift Card, in appreciation for taking the time to complete a short, follow-up questionnaire on how our service was. Lucky for us, she was VERY SATISFIED with our service. We also wanted
Precision Business Solutions takes HIPAA seriously, and work with our Clients to help them comply with the technical regulations of HITECH. This article referenced two regulations under the HIPAA HITECH Technical Safeguards, §164.312, which Navy personnel allegedly violated. §164.312(a)(1) – Standard: Access control. Implement technical policies and procedures for electronic information systems that maintain electronic
Kaspersky Labs, a leading anti-virus and security software company, released a real-time interactive map showing Cyber Threats. It is very neat, and scary, to think about the shear volume of Cyber Threats against our IT Systems, at any given moment. Remember, ProActive Maintenance and systems with up-to-date security patches and anti-virus/spyware protection, is your first
Living in an area where the majority of the population’s Internet service is provided by either Comcast or Atlantic Broadband, the current, ongoing provider war is affecting us much more than it affects those from outside of our area who many be able to utilize the same ISP. Over the past month we’ve received various