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Good IT planning drives business success

Businesses are faced with many questions about their IT: What line of business application should I use? How often should I replace my computers: How much should I budget for computer upgrades: Do I buy the warranty? Should I invest in my network infrastructure? Where...

Why you should use a password manager

By now, you have likely received a notification from a website about a data breach. The warning that was sent to you states that your credentials have been compromised. Or, you have heard about a big breach at for example, LinkedIn, Adobe, Ashley Madison or LifeLabs....

Backup isn’t enough anymore

It’s Emergency Preparedness Week in BC this week. This is a great time to spend some time reviewing your business continuity and disaster recovery plan. Simply thinking about data backup is a good first step, but in today’s world of technology dependence it’s...

Are you taking cloud security seriously?

You can lockdown your Microsoft 365 environment and protect your business from common cloud-focussed attacks by adopting these four cloud security best practices. #1 | Enable a Single Sign On (SSO) Solution Single Sign On (SSO) is an authentication process that allows...

Mediocre IT just doesn’t cut it any more

One of the new roles that I have taken on at Smart Dolphins includes getting more involved with our growth team. Doing so means that I get to liaise with prospective clients. We meet with a broad variety of businesses in terms of size and industry type, which gives me...