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15+ Tech Toys to add to your Holiday Wish List

The holiday season is upon us which means you're hunting for the perfect gift for everyone on your list. In anticipation, the ProTech team put together their technology wish list - here's what we're asking for this year.  Home Automation Systems Who doesn't want their heat, AC, doors and lights to be controlled via voice command? Just make sure you securely link your devices to avoid hackers and DDoS attacks.  https://www.smarthome.com Voice... Read More
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Should You Refresh Your Hardware?

In today’s world, where cloud solutions seem to be the future, it is still important to maintain and upgrade your hardware infrastructure. These devices are used for day-to-day operations and are essential to your business. There is a point when your computer’s hardware becomes obsolete, end of life, or end of support. This basically means the device is unable to perform efficiently or lacks the support needed to maintain a secure environment. Being proactive in the replacement... Read More
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10 Focus Areas for Cyber Security

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month. But, at ProTech, we’re thinking about cyber security all year and you should be too. The goal of Homeland Security’s National Cyber Security Awareness Month is to engage and educate the public through events and initiatives that raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity. At ProTech we know that cyber security is becoming more important for businesses of all sizes, so we provide services that address... Read More
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Technology's Influence in the Finance and Accounting Industry

As the world continues to thrive on technological innovation, nearly every industry is becoming further entrenched in the digital age. Even traditional fields such as finance and accounting are not immune to change. In a study from Ernst & Young, 58 percent of finance leaders are focused on combining leading-edge technologies with process improvement. Furthermore, where organizations once relied on their IT leaders to drive these changes, CFO’s are now reporting their increased... Read More
Posted by Rebecca Plough at Tuesday, September 19, 2017 | 0 comments
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Maintaining HIPAA Compliance in your Technology Environment

Most medical offices run electronically, from patient medical forms to digital dental records, computers have a huge impact on medical practices. With the advancement of technology, it is a necessity to maintain HIPAA compliance, and often time that requires the expertise of a trusted technology provider. What is HIPAA Compliancy and how does it affect your practice? HIPAA, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, sets the standards for the protection of patient data.... Read More
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Do You Know Your Vital Numbers When it Comes to Security?

Understanding Your Security Stats Helps Drive Your Technology It seems like everybody these days is tracking their health status with wearable tech — weight, daily steps, heart rate, and so on. These stats, along with other indicators like blood pressure and cholesterol, give the user an idea of personal health. But how many business owners know the vital numbers for their company’s security? Just like with personal health, businesses have a “security score” that... Read More
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6 Ways to Make the Most of Your Talent Agency Partnership

Finding and hiring the right person for a job may sound easy, but it can be a time-consuming process. In today’s job market candidates have an advantage in the process. That’s why many companies are turning to outside staffing agencies to pre-screen and qualify candidates. But like any relationship, communication is key and obstacles will arise so it’s important to find the right talent agency for your needs. Here are some helpful tips to ensure your experience is great:... Read More
Posted by Nancye Claxton at Wednesday, August 16, 2017 | 0 comments
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How to Recognize and Avoid Phishing Attacks

Phishing is the most common entry point for ransomware and malware. In order to avoid falling victim to an attack, you first need to understand the various types of phishing attempts and how to quickly and easily recognize them.  Infographic obtained from:  http://mspmentor.net/security/how-recognize-and-avoid-phishing-attacks Read More
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ProTech Celebrates 25 Years of Serving Memphis

In 1992, three IT professionals left their jobs and held their first company meeting at a kitchen table. They would later move into a one room, 300 square foot office, over a deli in Memphis, to form ProTech Systems Group, Inc. ProTech was founded as a technology staffing firm with a goal to help local businesses fulfill tech positions in a rapidly changing industry. Due to the founders’ large number of connections in the technology field, the business quickly grew. Soon,... Read More
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Interviewing 101 - Nailing your Interview

If you’re like most people, you probably think interviewing for a new job is a painful process - something to be dreaded. However, a little preparation can change that attitude and turn you into a great interview candidate. Here’s how we recommend you prepare for and perform during your interview. Prepare, prepare, prepare! Finding company information is easy, and it’s one of the most important steps to take prior to any interview. Learn as much as possible about... Read More
Posted by Scott Strickland at Monday, July 24, 2017 | 0 comments
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