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Respond, Resume, Restore: Create a Disaster Recovery Plan for Your Business Data

Minnesota’s storm season is fast-approaching. While you’re dusting off your weather radio, Now IT Connects hopes you consider preparing for another type of disaster, one that can strike any time of year. Every business should have an IT disaster recovery plan. The plan covers how the business intends to bounce back from an event where...

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Microsoft OneDrive: The File Storage Tool You Have but Never Use

Earlier this month, we shared some of our favorite but oft-overlooked collaboration tech tools. Today, we want to talk about the one tool most of our clients already have but never leverage: Microsoft OneDrive. OneDrive is primarily a single-user tool that has file-sharing and collaborative capabilities. But that doesn’t make it the weakest link in...

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Leverage the Collaboration Tools You Already Have

If you’re like us, you’re always on the lookout for your next collaboration tool. Many employees now work outside the office or spend time out on the road or in the field. Or, maybe you outsource some of your tasks to vendors. Finding tools that empower everyone to communicate, collaborate, and stay updated is more...

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Who’s Afraid of the Dark (Web)?

Ever wonder what happened to all the data stolen in the 2017 Equifax breach? The attack affected more than 148 million Americans. Unfortunately, there’s a good chance that your data was compromised. According to the Government Accountability Office, the Equifax breach involved a single web server at the credit bureau. The server had out-of-date software,...

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Don’t Leave Cyber Security Up to Luck This Year

As we predicted in January, cyber security remains a top concern of businesses in Minnesota and across the country. What have you done this year to keep your business’s sensitive data safe? If your answer is “Nothing yet!” we encourage you to give us a call to talk through why you can’t afford to ignore...

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Meet a Few of Our Favorite Vendors

The security and performance of your technologies depend on the integrity of the companies providing your IT solutions. We’d like to introduce you to a few of our favorite IT vendors. These are companies we trust to provide consistently high-quality performance and security for our customers. Don’t be surprised if one or all of these...

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Fall in Love with the Now IT Connects Team!

Have you fallen out of love with your IT support team? Are you a lonely heart looking for an IT team to support your network security, email, and managed services this year? Or, are you a happy client of Now IT Connects that’s interested in learning a little more about the team that supports you?...

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Now IT Connects’ New Favorite Things

The Now IT Connects team is looking forward to learning more about three new IT products this year. From mesh network WiFi to multi-factor authentication for your entire network, here’s a look at the technologies we’re excited about in 2019. 1. Ubiquiti UniFi Mesh WiFi with Security Gateway and Cloud Key UniFi Mesh WiFi technologies provide enterprise-level...

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2019 IT Trends to Watch_Now IT Connects_Clearwater_Minnesota

2019 IT Trends to Watch

The IT world moves at the speed of light. It can be difficult to keep up with all the new tech, lingo, regulations, and cyber threats. That’s why Now IT Connects stays on top of these changes for you. We’re excited to share a few of the IT trends we’re watching this year. ITaaS The...

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