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Think patching is unimportant? Ask Equifax

Think patching is unimportant? Ask Equifax

Written by Brandi Koloski, i3 Business Solutions - Marketing Assistant Has your security ever been breached after sharing too much information online? With i3’s ReliabilITy, The answer would be NO because the team here at i3 is constantly updating and protecting your organization, information, and technology.

DISC Profiles – What they can do for you

DISC Profiles – What they can do for you

Written by Brandi Koloski, i3 Business Solutions - Marketing Assistant What is DISC? They say knowledge is power, and what better knowledge could you have other than a deeper knowledge of yourself, but this knowledge is only part of the bigger picture.

A Lesson in Business: A Starlite Story

A Lesson in Business: A Starlite Story

A great i3 client and a great lesson for all our businesses: “Every business can sell something, not every business can follow through to that customer’s satisfaction – and we do that.”

Pondering the “E”clipse

Pondering the “E”clipse

Written by Michael Ritsema, i3 Business Solutions - President and Partner   Somehow the Total Eclipse of America has me pondering the letter ‘E’.  Jane and I took a road trip to embrace that monumental experience.  Many of you know that I have an unhealthy fixation on 3s, threes, the trifecta.

It’s time to redefine the word “hacker”

It’s time to redefine the word “hacker”

What do you call someone who hunts for security gaps in computer hardware and software? A hacker, right? What about someone who takes their findings to vendors to help them improve the quality of their products? There is more than one type of hacker, and understanding the difference is important.

Master your next Powerpoint presentation

Master your next Powerpoint presentation

Back in the prehistoric ages, Neanderthals resorted to cave drawings to tell bedtime stories or to announce marriages. Microsoft PowerPoint is the modern-day equivalent of cave art; the objective remains unchanged, but its efficiency can be questionable.

Collaboration Using SharePoint

Collaboration Using SharePoint

Written by James Lijewski, i3 Business Solutions Network Technician & Support Center Team Leader If you’re using Office 365, are you making the most of it? While many simply use it for email, there may be many other features you have available to you, but not be using.

10 Tips to Take Better Notes with Microsoft OneNote

10 Tips to Take Better Notes with Microsoft OneNote

Written By Kathy Labozzetta, i3 Business Solutions, Vice-President & partner Keeping Tabs with Microsoft Note Taking Looking for a great digital note taking app? Try Microsoft One Note. The app is available for all O365 users as both a personal and business productivity toolset.

The Weakest Link

The Weakest Link

Written by Greg Heighton, i3 Business Solutions, Network Support Technician With many of the recent high profile ransomware attacks, many companies are asking themselves about where the weakest link in their security system is. Some questions that should inevitably be asked are as follows: Do we have a firewall with properly configured rules? Do we have backups of all our critical systems? Do we have proper patching procedures in place? One question that is often overlooked is “Does everyone in the company understand the risk of malware?” In this article from ZD Net, they explain a scenario where an employee plugged an infected USB thumb drive into a system and infected the speed camera system in Victoria Australia.

Top 6 Office 365 Tips

Top 6 Office 365 Tips

Office 365 Tips:
Microsoft’s Office 365 comes with a broad range of tools that will make you and your colleagues more productive. It has simultaneous co-authoring features, SharePoint, OneDrive, and Groups, just to name a few. However, there may be some features you might not be using.