When you first set up a website, choosing the right web host is one of the most important decisions you’ll need to make. With so many types of services and packages on offer, entrepreneurs and small business owners might find themselves slightly confused and overwhelmed with making the decision of which host is right. Worry not! Here at Xenace, we’ve come up with some top tips for what you need to consider when choosing a web host provider.
The return of ransomware attacks is causing havoc for companies small and large. With the UK seeing a rise in the amount of cyber security related incidents, from the WannaCry attack in May 2017 to the Petya invasion last month, there is now a dire need for small businesses to ensure they have the right IT support and security basics in place. To have the best protection you need to be equipped with more than just anti-virus solutions, here’s what the experts suggest to stay safe.
If you have a small business blog, congratulations on embracing the online life! Digital marketing and web development can make a huge impact on a company’s success. But have you ever considered that fact that your blog might be the target of malicious threats and cyber attacks? And do you know what IT essentials you need to ensure you’re safe? From the images you post to the platform you use, cyber thieves can easily create problems. Despite the risks, there are steps you can take to stay safe.
If you're a small business working on a computer, chances are you've thought about what would happen if you lost your data. If you’re particularly unlucky, you might even have experienced data loss in the past. But, do you have the IT support in place to stop it turning into a disaster? Many of us don’t consider how to prevent or mitigate the risk until it’s too late. The good news is, if the worst does happen, there are several things you can try to find lost files, images, and documents.
We rely more heavily on our mobile devices to run our small businesses than ever before. In fact, as technology develops many experts believe that in the future our phones will be our main computer. Despite this, many of us are still lax about how we secure and protect our private and business data. If your mobile device security and management isn't up to scratch you could be leaving yourself, and your business, open to attack. Here are eight tricks to ensure you information stays safe.