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Your Office 365 Investment

Everyone is talking about the cloud and the importance of migrating your business to some version, whether it’s hybrid, private, or public. While the cloud can seem overwhelming, moving your Microsoft business tools is a great way to start your migration.  More than Just Email  When discussing Office 365 (O365) with our clients, we typically discover that they only see O365 as an email tool because of Outlook. And while that is an important function of the O365 suite, it... Read More
at Monday, March 25, 2019
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Holiday Shopping Security Measures

Holiday Shopping Security Reminders Black Friday and Cyber Monday are the busiest online shopping days and hackers go into overdrive mode. As you finish (or start) your holiday shopping, be wary of certain situations that could expose your personal information to hackers and scammers. Here's what you should look out for:  Make sure the site you go to is the real one. There are thousands of fake sites that look just like the real thing, always type the address in... Read More
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9 Reasons to Utilize a Channel Partner for Telecom

Dealing with telecommunications providers is a necessary but painful part of any business. You’re wading through the tech-speak and trying to understand which solution is going to solve your unique set of challenges. It’s all pretty overwhelming and can leave you wishing you had a telecom translator.  Many businesses have found this resource through channel partners. Channel partners, like ProTech, assess the needs of each business and match them with customized solutions.... Read More
at Wednesday, August 15, 2018
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5 Benefits of Technology Training

Technology is a necessity in today’s society. Almost everyone uses it in one form or another - cell phones, telephones, Smart TV’s, computers, voice texting, software applications, games and the list goes on.    If your employees don’t understand how to effectively use technology, especially in the workplace, it can hinder productivity and workflow.  We’ve pinpointed five of the most important benefits to training your employees on... Read More
at Wednesday, July 11, 2018
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Technology Changes for the Next 25 Years

Way back in 1992 email had not arrived for most of us. You’d be skeptical if someone told you that in a few years you would carry a device that could function as a computer, providing access to electronic communications, the internet, news media and function as a camera. Windows 3.1 was the latest and greatest operating system. Fax technology was the premier communication method for businesses, and web browsers were still a thing of the future. Most office networks — for those... Read More
Posted by Dan Weddle at Wednesday, March 28, 2018
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Tips for Accountants: It Starts with a Great Resume

During an accounting job search it is important to understand that hiring managers are like buyers researching a product. Evaluating resumes is the research phase. They gather as much relevant information as possible to determine who to call for an interview. When seeking a new accounting position , you should treat your resume like the sales material it is. If you want to get a chance in the interview chair, it starts with a great resume. Start by Summing It Up Include a summary... Read More
Posted by Rebecca Plough at Tuesday, March 13, 2018
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Donuts and Cyber Security

We all have a guy in our office who is willing to believe anything – especially in his email inbox. He sits at his desk every morning, with his daily donut, and opens every email and subsequently clicks on everything, then, proclaims his findings to anyone within earshot. You know exactly who I’m talking about – don’t you? Well, that guy is a hacker. Not in the traditional sense, but he’s still going to cause your business a giant headache. Most small to... Read More
at Wednesday, February 7, 2018
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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
at Tuesday, November 7, 2017
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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
at Wednesday, October 18, 2017
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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
at Monday, August 28, 2017
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