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Troubleshooting Database Failure

System Failure, a Troubleshooting Guide

So you’re at work, typing along in your computer, laser focused on the task at hand. All of a sudden, system failure, your computer goes black. You have a pretty intense freak out moment, because you spent hours working on your document; which by the way, contains a lot of sensitive client information. Did you […]

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Controversial Data Storage Alternative

Controversial Data Storage Alternative

For the most part, even the most technically challenged have somewhat of an idea of different methods of data storage: In your computer’s hard drive, in a USB, in a server, in a cloud based service. But what about implanting it inside your body? Technology moves forward in astounding leaps, but just the thought of […]

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Stop Data Security Breaches

How to Avoid Data Security Breaches

It’s 2017. By now, every business owner knows that cybersecurity should always be a top priority. All data, whether it’s trade secrets or clients’ sensitive information, should be guarded as zealously as the business bank accounts. After all, a breach in data security is enough to destroy your credibility. This is why, in efforts to […]

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Best Data Encryption for Your Business

Best Data Encryption for Your Business

We’ve all heard stories about serious cyber attacks and embarrassing security breaches. They are as common today as hot temperatures in a Florida summer. So we’re well aware that data encryption for our business data is an essential element in securing sensitive information. But how does it work and how much do you know about […]

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Data Masking

What is Data Masking?

2017 brought with it back to back news about data security breaches around the world. Criminal charges brought due to the hacking of over 500 million Yahoo accounts, American Express notified customers that their information may have been compromised, and the infamous Ransomware attack, which created havoc around the world, as it affected data security […]

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Database Scalability

Database Scalability

Where did you live as a college student? With your parents? In a dorm room? In a small, off-campus apartment? What about now? If you have a spouse and/or children, would the same living arrangements suffice? The answer is probably no and the same thing happens as your business grows. What works when you’re a […]

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Data Recovery

Maximizing Data Recovery

It doesn’t matter how good we are at what we do, or how much technology advances on a daily basis. Even the most impressive systems can experience glitches. Or even worse: a natural disaster, a system failure, a crashed server, or a Ransomeware/WannaCry clown wanting to extort money from your company.  A data recovery strategy […]

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What is MS SQL

What is MS SQL? Exploring Microsoft SQL.

MS SQL Server is a fabulous product, but it does need some care and attention. We have found that many companies in today’s mid-market tier have grown faster than expected. Thus, they were very worried about their application development and security, but haven’t had the time to tend to their database and Structured Query Language […]

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Better Database Architecture

Why Backing Up Your Data Should Be a Priority

Remember the news about the Ransomware attacks? A nifty little virus that affected businesses, institutions, and government agencies in over 100 countries left thousands of businesses in a panic, as they rushed to do damage control and try to recover their stolen data. And the name reflected its purpose: These companies were then notified that […]

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