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The Role of Compliance in Cybersecurity

The overall technology landscape is evolving at a breakneck pace. While these changes are meant to improve the quality of life, the unfortunate flip side is an increase in cyberthreats. This is why global cybersecurity spending increased from nearly $40 billion in 2019 to $54 billion in 2021.1 Unfortunately, due to a lack of spending […]

Why You Must Comply With Your Cyber Liability Insurance

If you think that your cyber insurance claim will be cleared with no questions asked, think again. While reviewing your claim, your cyber insurance provider will assess whether you took “due care” to protect your business from being compromised by a cyberattack. While having a cyber liability insurance policy is non-negotiable today, you cannot be […]

Compliance First

A ‘Compliance First’ Mindset Limits Liabilities for SMBs­ By adopting a Compliance First strategy, when choosing solutions and vendors, you will identify those that do not comply with your requirements, eliminate them from your selection process, and then select from the rest. It also means evaluating your current solutions and vendors and replacing those that […]

Hardware-as-a-Service

We know how expensive purchasing new hardware for your business can be, especially when technology is constantly changing, and new upgrades are being implemented every day. What if there was a way to avoid making large capital expenditures to revamp your IT? Correction- There is a way! And it’s possible using Data-Tech’s Hardware-as-a-Service. What is […]

Why You Need Ransomware Protection in 2021

Ransomware isn’t going away anytime soon. In fact, roughly 37% of businesses amongst each industry have gotten hit with ransomware in 2021. This may lead you to ask yourself how and why is ransomware so common? Unfortunately, if you’re a company that doesn’t use efficient cyber security, backup solutions, or even disaster recovery services, the […]

What to Expect in an IT Assessment

First, what is an IT Assessment?  Well, an IT Assessment is usually very complex, which is why outside specialists are often brought in to assess IT systems as a unit.  An effective IT Assessment will identify strengths and weaknesses, and suggest methods to boost efficiency, productivity, and profitability. If you have had no experience working […]

How To Ensure Remote Worker Security

Ensuring Remote Worker Security when switching to a fully remote or partial work setup is not as easy as one might think. Companies like Buffer, Todoist, & Help Scout have been able to weather the pandemic with relative ease because they had already set up remote work policies, were already prepared for remote training and […]

How to Create a Backup Strategy with a Remote Workforce

2020 forced remote work to be a major necessity for companies to remain open and operational. Which also forced companies to reevaluate their backup strategy. There were some businesses that already had experience with remote work and had the infrastructure to transition relatively easily. Unfortunately, most companies were not ready and were forced to react […]

What Is The DFARS Interim Rule & What That Means For You

The Interim Rule has been put in place to help with the transition to CMMC. The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) was formally made part of the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) in January 2020. This decision affected over 300,000 members of the defense industrial base (DIB). This sent the majority, mostly small and […]