Calculating the Cost of Downtime

Calculating the Cost of Downtime © 2017 Continuum Managed Services is a resource for managed services providers such as Thin-nology. October 11, 2016 • by Mary McCoy Several factors contribute to the total cost of downtime: Cost of Downtime (per hour) = Lost Revenue + Lost Productivity + Cost to recover + Cost of [...]

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Bring Your Own Device (BYOD): A Checklist for Business Owners

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD): A Checklist for Business Owners Is your IT policy holding your company and your employees back from embracing BYOD? If so, use this checklist and start building an IT policy that embraces the future and protects your business. Know Your Devices Establish which devices you are ready to support. [...]

By | 2017-04-19T18:51:27+00:00 April 14th, 2017|Knowledge Center|0 Comments

Something for Nothing- A Phish Tale

Jon Bowling, President Thin-nology So, you got a message from a lawyer explaining that a relative your family had never told you about has died and left you, his only relative, his fortune.  You read on to realize that the reason your family had never spoken of this rich relative is because he had [...]

By | 2017-04-19T18:51:50+00:00 April 11th, 2017|Knowledge Center|0 Comments

Phishing on the rise, folks!

Now that the election is over and the “Russians worked to influence the election”, and discussions have given way to the evil Assad, I thought this would be a good time to discuss phishing. There are a number of variants to phishing. Today we’ll discuss how the “Russian” conversation got going. In the twilight [...]

By | 2017-04-19T18:52:17+00:00 April 10th, 2017|Knowledge Center|0 Comments

Read about data security again! It’s that important to get right.

The importance of a sound data storage and recovery plan Jon Bowling – President Thin-nology  I talked to my lawyer in Houston the other day and asked him, “Bussell, do you backup all the data you generate?” […]

By | 2017-04-19T18:52:42+00:00 April 7th, 2017|Knowledge Center|0 Comments

Gramm-Leach-Bliley-Act (GLBA)– Are you next on their list?

Gramm-Leach-Bliley-Act (GLBA)– Are you next on their list? Jon Bowling President – Thin-nology A couple of months ago a small number of experienced and honorable accountants went to work, just as they had been doing for many years. When they arrived at work they went through the same routine however on this day around [...]

By | 2017-04-12T21:17:32+00:00 April 4th, 2017|Knowledge Center|0 Comments