Did you know that 60% of small businesses have had to deal with a ransomware attack, in which entire networks are encrypted and these businesses are having to pay big money to try and get their data back.

Massive amounts of money are being spent on cybercrime activity like ransomware attacks every year.

The thing is, it's relatively easy to protect your business from a Ransomware attack with the right plan in place - but it’s important that small businesses don't think that they're too small to be a victim.

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People want to experience fast and reliable wireless Internet at home and as more and more devices use the Internet we want to improve our coverage to help keep everything connected. In March, we published “Install your WiFi In the Attic” as a way to help home owner’s get started with a mesh WiFi environment to help create an ‘umbrella of signal’ in the home.  Our goal today in our article “Install your WiFi Router in the Attic Part II” is to communicate how to add additional WiFi routers to extend the coverage even further distances such as the patio or garage.

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TruMethods hosted their 8th annual member only Schnizzfest this past week in Philadelphia designed specifically for managed service providers (MSPs) from around the world to get together and focus on the process of improving their business.

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The Internet is a global system full of unethical hackers who operate under very loose moral codes, spend most of their time outsmarting their victims, and blackmailing businesses especially those who have invested very little into a comprehensive security plan. Unfortunately, for usthese hackers have no regard for anyone else or our feelings and spend countless hours trying to steal our hard-earned money or damage the technology we rely on to operate our business.

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Today marks the fiftieth edition of our Predictably Better newsletter and we have thoroughly enjoyed sharing our technology and business experiences with you on everything from our business plan to complex topics such as the cloud and disaster recovery planning and we are looking forward to sharing our screenshots of the fourteen years of the Digux website.

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Most of us have WiFi Internet at home and use it for either work or personal related tasks. Sometimes depending on where we are in the home the signal can be low and it slows down our connection which can be frustrating. Over the years we have received several requests from people asking us what they can do to improve WiFi connectivity at home so we wanted to provide some DIY instructions on how to install your WiFi router in the attic.

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Our friends over at HP published an informative article on the cloud that is worth reading. 

If your business is interested in making a cloud-related technology change this article can certainly help provide clarity into the different cloud options with details on how and why they work. Cost, compliance, risk, and functionality are typically the most common questions most business owners have when evaluating the cloud. If you are interested in starting a conversation please send us a message from our contact page.

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If you have many pictures or documents saved in OneDrive then you may be experiencing this problem. If you want to know how to fix OneDrive from loading slowing in Windows 10 then keep reading. We have put together a simple process to speed up access to the data in OneDrive while using the File Explorer in Windows 10:

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Sending sensitives files to family, friends, colleagues, vendors, or customers using email without some level of encryption is insecure and can lead to undesirable results. Our goal today is to outline several simple steps to password protect your files and then send them to your recipient securely. The tools needed in our tutorial are free and will add some additional peace of mind to your process. The technology we will be using is WinRAR and Microsoft’s OneDrive cloud service. We are also performing these steps using the Windows 10 operating system.

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Digux is helping a local company based out of Seattle spread the word about its awesome new product named the Outsider device to the community.

The Outsider is a weatherproof, wearable Bluetooth remote you can use to walkie-talkie with your group, easily control your music and calls, and send an SoS if you need help – all without taking off your gloves!

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This is a great article to read if you want to get started on some fun and creative ways to bolt on some new technology to improve your homes’ IQ. Before we dive in, we wanted to set the stage and mention there are a ton of different types of smart home technology (IoT) and multitudes of ways to apply them so we are only going to focus on a few select ways we are familiar with that will not break the bank.

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If you were thinking about migrating email into Office 365 we have outlined several pros and cons related to on-premise Exchange and the Office 365 solution that we think you will find helpful to make a decision.

It’s almost been 5 years since Microsoft launched their Office 365 solution which is geared to help small businesses (SMBs) benefit from email collaboration tools and Office apps in the cloud. The Office 365 solution is getting better in our opinion and even though it’s still fairly new to the market this is one of the cloud offerings we recommend taking a hard look at. None the less, our goal here today is to educate you about the pros and cons and to potentially help you make a sound decision for your business. Pros of Office 365:

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