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Data safety: The non-technical way

Data safety: The non-technical way

Keeping up with advancements in technology as a business owner is tough, especially when those advancements relate to information security. However, it doesn’t have to be. Here are a few physical security tips you can implement to protect your data before calling us!
Cover up your webcam
There must be some credibility to doing this if Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg, former FBI director, James Comey, and NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden all believe their webcams could be compromised.

Simplex-IT’s First Golf Outing Sponsorship

Simplex-IT’s First Golf Outing Sponsorship

Hey everyone, Patti here to tell you about our first golf outing sponsorship experience! Simplex-IT sponsored the beverage cart at the Stow-Monroe Falls Chamber of Commerce Golf Outing Last Friday (6/22) at Fox Den Golf Course in Stow. The weather was looking a little unpredictable that day, so we didn't know what to expect.

Simplex-IT Report Card for Q2 2018

June 29th, 2018

Wow, Q2 is pretty much over.  We’re hitting the halfway mark of the year.  That means it’s time for another quarterly report card for Simplex-IT!

For those of you new to us, we’ve been setting quarterly goals for about a year.  Starting in Q1 of this year, we started sharing our quarterly goals with our customers and the public in general.

FREE Webinar: One Notes Basics – Get yourself organized!

Are you feeling a little unorganized lately? Got notes and procedures and post-its all over the place? Then you need OneNote! OneNote is basically an E-Notebook, similar to a 3-ring binder you may have at your desk. You can add sections, pages, and a variety of items to the pages such as plain text, numbered or bulleted lists, images/photos, graphics, even videos, and completely customize it to fit your needs.

Fighting ransomware with virtualization

Fighting ransomware with virtualization

Ransomware takes your data hostage and demands a payment for its recovery. While it may seem like there’s no other choice but to pay the ransom, you should never give in to the hacker’s demands. Before the next wave of ransomware comes around, it’s important to protect your business with virtual disaster recovery solutions.

Welcome Jessica Pfauth

Well Hello There! My Name is Jessica Pfauth and I have been welcomed to the Simplex-IT team as a new Tech. Before Simplex I served as an active duty member of the US Navy, last stationed in Hawaii at a Network and telecommunications Station for the Pacific.

Tech support scam alarms Chrome users

Tech support scam alarms Chrome users

With evolving technology comes evolving threats. Recently, a researcher revealed that a new type of scam freezes Google Chrome and tricks users into believing that their network security has been compromised. Little did they know that following instructions listed on the screen will lead to an actual security breach.

Endure tech disasters with external support

Endure tech disasters with external support

Three decades ago, the notion of hiring specialists in information technology was virtually unheard of. Nowadays, the majority of businesses are digitally operated, which means technology specialists are a must, especially given the huge increase in different types of security breaches.

Can private browsing keep you safe?

Can private browsing keep you safe?

Privacy is a precious commodity in this era. Every website you visit or app you download leaves a digital footprint that can be tracked by anyone. Fortunately, major web browsers all offer private browsing features to keep your internet activity somewhat safe from prying eyes.

Welcome Joel Haselow

Greetings! My name is Joel Haselow. I recently came on board with Simplex-IT as a System and Network Administrator. Before Simplex-IT I was lead System Administrator for a company in the Medical Billing industry based in Cuyahoga Falls for 5+ years.