Entries by GB Tech

Understanding the real value of managed IT

Outsourcing IT management is a common practice in the modern business environment. But all MSPs are not made equal, and outsourcing needs vary between enterprises. What’s important is understanding the value your business gets from a managed services provider.

Why choose managed IT services over break/fix IT support?

Managed IT services or break/fix IT support? This question has an easy choice once you consider the perks of working with an MSP. The traditional break/fix IT support model simply can’t keep up with modern IT systems’ performance, reliability, and security demands

Benefits of hiring a team of professionals vs. an individual

It takes a team to run a corporate IT infrastructure smoothly. So, why not base IT management on team effort instead of designating IT roles to individual employees? From economic and performance perspectives, it makes sense to hire a managed IT services provider rather than individuals.

Everything you need to know about DDoS attacks

Distributed denial of service attacks (DDoS) started in the late ’90s mainly as a way for hackers to show off skills or get their kicks. But times have changed since then. Today, the DDoS threat has evolved into a severe cybersecurity concern for businesses around the world.

How the cyber threat landscape has evolved in 2021

Modern cyber threats are evolving much faster than most security teams can keep up. Social engineering attacks and malware infections are becoming harder to detect and stop. Also, cybercriminals are now setting their sights on new attack vectors and avenues.

Employing security training: What you need to know

Employee cybersecurity training can eliminate or mitigate the largest security threat facing your organization – the human element. Effective training can quickly turn your staff from the company’s weakest security link to its strongest cybersecurity pillar.

How AI is dominating the cyberattack sphere

AI has advanced far enough that it’s now commonplace in cybersecurity. In the wrong hands, AI can create sophisticated malware, fast password hacking tools, and persuasive social engineering scams. But it can also be a force for good, helping protect organizations against complex cyber threats.

4 compelling reasons to outsource your cybersecurity

Cybersecurity outsourcing is increasingly becoming popular, and for good reasons. It’s a quick, economical, and surefire way to achieve IT security goals, including compliance and cost optimization. And not only that, you get to enjoy other IT support perks as well.

Top phishing trends to watch out for this year

Phishing is among the top cybersecurity threats facing businesses today. Cybercriminals are relentlessly coming up with sophisticated new social engineering techniques. Stay on top of cybersecurity trends this year – from COVID-19-related scams to smart phishing.