Showing posts from October, 2016

Be Strategic When You Upgrade Your Workstations

Given the rapid speed at which technology is advancing today, companies are having to constantly upgrade their equipment in order to maintain a modern level of technology. One of the issues with this scenario is that business may find it hard to keep up with, mainly because they don’t have a dedicated team for a task such as this. What kind of upgrades should be important for your technology, and why?              The first thing you should know about updating your technology is that these updates need to be integrated periodically to make sure you are as secure as possible. Many of the viruses and malware you see will try to take advantage of weaknesses in your infrastructure, or exploits in older versions of software. These weaknesses in your software or operating systems will essentially grant access to those threats to enter your network, putting your information at risk.              Those same weaknesses are often times taken care of with software patches and continuo