Business Continuity: Create a Plan in 5 Steps

How to Create a Business Continuity Plan (BCP)

Whether your business is teeny weeny or gigantic in size, leading it is a challenging job, especially in the current environment. As part of an overall disaster recovery plan, you need to know how to quickly respond and resolve any crisis, from tornadoes, flood, snow or fire damage to a cyber security breach. The ideal…

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Reduce IT Costs: Streamline Vendors and Applications With Managed IT

Reduce Vendors and Applications with Managed IT

When you are building a company, it’s common to delegate certain tasks and responsibilities to third-party vendors. When it comes to your IT needs, this often involves layering multiple applications over time, each performing a small part of your overall technology needs. As a managed service provider, we see this accumulation of vendors all the…

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Your Cloud Migration Strategy in 10 Steps

Cloud Migration Strategy in 10 Steps

Cloud migration, simply put, is moving your digital business operations such as relevant data, applications and IT-related processes from your onsite premises to an offsite cloud. You probably already use cloud services to store your personal photos or documents. Unlike with those personal services that offer a simple upload procedure, moving your business data requires…

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Crypto Mining on Company Servers

Intrust IT explores crypto mining on company servers

Here at Intrust IT, we’ve seen an increase in crypto mining on company servers with new  and existing clients. Our vulnerability assessment can catch if employees are engaging in crypto mining on your company’s server. Let’s take a look at what it is, what the immediate effects are and the larger threat. What Is Crypto…

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Is Hiring IT Staff an Uphill Battle? You’re Not Alone

Hiring IT Staff and Recruiting IT Professionals

If you are finding that hiring IT staff feels  impossible, you are not alone.  According to a recent Wall Street Journal article, there are a lot  of IT job openings right now but not a lot of qualified applicants to fill them, especially when it comes to cloud services experience. We’ve seen a similar trend…

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Dark Web Monitoring: Are YOU on the Dark Web?

Dark Web Monitoring

We know you’ve heard of the dark web, almost anyone with a computer or TV has. But few have actually seen it or know if their data is on it. If you are an Intrust client, no worries.  Dark web monitoring is part of the overall cyber security we provide your business.  The dark web…

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Ransomware as a Service (RaaS): Cybercrime, No Hacking Skills Needed

Ransomware as a Service easy as pushing a button

We’ve said it before: Cybercriminals are smart — so smart they’ve now branched out to Godfather villainy much the same as a cartel. They’ll make you an offer you can’t refuse, a ransom threat, but they don’t necessarily need the wherewithal to do it themselves. They hire “hit men” — companies, groups, nefarious entities  —…

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