Cisco utilizes AI and Machine Learning

Cisco utilizes AI and Machine Learning

IT systems are becoming increasingly complex to manage, so much so that humans alone can no longer make sense of them. As such, there is a growing demand for technologies that can help simplify and automate business IT. According to Cisco, the inception of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning has accelerated that ability even further, leading to outstanding long-term potential.

New features from Dropbox Professional

New features from Dropbox Professional

Have you ever calculated how much productivity was lost on time spent deciding which files to delete and which to keep because your computer’s hard disk ran out of space? With Dropbox’s new plan, you’ll never have to worry about running out of hard drive space again.

Mobile device security and virtualization

Mobile device security and virtualization

Securing mobile devices is incredibly difficult. They often have privileged access to sensitive data that they connect to via unprotected network connections. Virtualization vendors are finding ways to include solutions to these problems in their products and they’re perfect for small businesses.

New version of Microsoft Office announced

New version of Microsoft Office announced

Do you use Microsoft Word, PowerPoint or Excel on a daily basis? You’re not alone. The Office suite has more than one billion users, and with a new version coming out next year that number could go up. Whether your organization currently uses Office or not, you need to be prepared for the next version.

What Is Microsoft Azure, and How Can It Benefit Your Business?

What Is Microsoft Azure, and How Can It Benefit Your Business?

Microsoft Azure is one of the world’s largest cloud computing platforms. Designed to deliver a complete infrastructure for building, implementing and testing a practically limitless range of applications and services, it’s available in 36 countries, and serves thousands of companies including global brands like Daimler, Citrix and ASOS.

Like any public cloud platform, migrating to Azure means you no longer need to invest in so much hardware to handle your business computing workloads and data storage.

Secure your passwords now

Secure your passwords now

For years, we’ve been told that strong passwords include three things: upper and lower-case letters, numbers, and symbols. And why wouldn’t we when the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) told us they were the minimum for robust passwords? Here’s why and how it involves you.

Top productivity hacks for computer users

Top productivity hacks for computer users

We’re all obsessed with finding new ways to become more productive. Business gurus often emphasize the importance of time management and taking breaks to avoid burnout. But aside from motivating yourself to work more efficiently, there are plenty of tools that increase your daily output.

Useful new features in Google Sites

Useful new features in Google Sites

When it was launched in 2008, Google Sites introduced a new way for G Suite users to build internal websites and “wikis” from scratch, and even users with zero coding knowledge could build one. Since then, Google has made a few slick enhancements to its simple website creation tool.

5 Daily Habits of Cybersecurity-Conscious Employees

5 Daily Habits of Cybersecurity-Conscious Employees

Despite high-profile cybersecurity breaches hitting the headlines every month, many organizations have proven their unreadiness to take proactive measures to protect their data, their customers, and their employees. While Charlotte and Raleigh-area businesses should implement the latest and most reliable cybersecurity measures, none of them will ever become a substitute for good staff training.

Mozilla unveils major browser update

Mozilla unveils major browser update

Firefox has seen better days before the arrival of Google Chrome. But earlier this week, Mozilla, the nonprofit organization behind Firefox, has announced an upgrade that gives other internet browsers a run for their money. Here’s what you need to know.