With Valentine's Day coming up right after the Super Bowl, I wanted to take a moment to express my sincere appreciation for all those clients that support our business. In addition, I wanted to make some quick announcements about this year's philosophy as one of the region's most well-established MSPs.
There is so much to be grateful for each year: our family, our co-workers, the clients who allow us to serve them, the fantastic country we live in- no matter how screwed up it seems at times; our military and police who keep us safe, the teachers who teach our children - and the ministers who feed our spirit.
Take heart Star Wars fans, scientists have proven that lightsaber weapons are theoretically possible. The weapons have been used to devastating effect by the likes of Yoda, Luke Skywalker, and Darth Vader. Perhaps one day they can also be wielded by your friendly IT service professional, to help defend against Trade Federation loving Cryptolocker viruses or Sith Serving Identity Hackers!
Though our title is rooted in sarcasm, it’s designed to get your attention on this key topic: preventing data loss.
Gēk/ - noun - an individual who is highly intelligent (brainy) and technically oriented. They are most often associated with the computer, and computer systems world; engaged in computer-related tasks or with great attention to technical detail.
Ever have an employee buying something on eBay at work? How about checking their online profile on a dating site? The recent Hillary Clinton email scandal made me think of how the lines between people's business and personal lives are becoming blurred in part, by technology. In case you had not heard, Ms. Clinton had exclusively used a private email account while serving as Secretary of State.