Maintaining technology in the workplace has become far more dynamic and complex. Our Managed Services program works as an extension of your business to ensure that you’re being proactive and preventative rather than reactive to keep your infrastructure in place. Offloading your IT needs to our team ensures that your business is running the way you want, all the time. Don’t know if Managed Services is right for your business? Take our short quiz for an instant assessment to learn if our Managed Services Program is right for you! About IT Outlet Since 2006, [...]
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Your data is critical to keeping your business running. Our main priorities are avoiding data loss and keeping costs in check, but balancing these objectives can still be a monumental challenge. With workloads accelerating to multi-cloud ecosystems and workers more often operating remotely, data is harder to manage and control than ever before. You need a single, robust solution for comprehensive data management that is powerful and flexible enough to protect all phases of your evolving data life cycle and secure enough to stand up against cyber threats both now and into the future. Is your current backup [...]
The State of Ransomware The prevalence of ransomware continues to grow, reaching new highs. According to the 2021 1H Global Threat Landscape Report from FortiGuard Labs, ransomware grew 1,070% between July 2020 and June of 2021. Fortinet recently surveyed 455 business leaders worldwide, mostly cybersecurity professionals, to learn how ransomware has impacted them, as well as what strategies they have in place and how they intend to combat it. The survey is designed to better understand the following: How concerned are security leaders about the threat of ransomware attacks? How did the pivot to remote work and learning from [...]
(Brandon, SD - 1/26/2022) - Courtesy of the Brandon Valley Journal When it comes to the complex world of Information Technology – or IT – there’s an international player nestled in Brandon’s backyard. Brandon native Kevin Huber recently moved his IT Outlet headquarters from Sioux Falls to the Brandon Industrial Park. Information Technology is the use of any computers, storage, networking and other physical devices, infrastructure and processes to create, process, store, secure and exchange all forms of electronic data. IT Outlet was formed on the northside of Sioux Falls in 2006. Huber has been there from the start, [...]
Technology in the classroom has become a whole new topic for discussion over the last couple of years as COVID changed the education landscape. As classrooms have returned to in-person learning or created a hybrid environment, the debate hasn't ended there. We continue to ask how technology can be utilized in an appropriate learning environment to benefit students and educators. As an educator, you hope to provide an engaging environment with tools and resources available for students to succeed in their education. IT Outlet can help reignite educators' passion for learning through high-quality and reliable equipment designed for creative [...]
Data backup - something so simple but yet forgotten until it could be too late. You have insurance for almost everything in life: health, vehicle, home, renters, life. All important aspects and when you need it you are grateful you have it. One type of insurance business owners might not think about is their data – information on their network and can be as important as client lists and secure customer information that would be devastating to lose. But I already have insurance on my business, why would I need to have “data insurance”? You’ve heard of the Cloud, [...]
Cyber Threats Can Affect Your Organization - No Matter the Size Cybercriminals can exploit computers and other devices to spread malicious software, disrupt computer systems or software and steal data. The impacts of these online attacks can have real and sometimes devastating effects. With security cameras and other hardware connecting to the internet or internal networks, security systems can be a potential target. That's why IT Outlet encourages the use of Genetec. Genetec doesn't just focus on security but also security-of-security to ensure the security system won't introduce new vulnerabilities to your network. Small Businesses Can be Affected by Cyber [...]