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Here are some helpful posts about information technology, computer security, and more.

Time Saving Ideas in Google Workspace (GApps) and Office 365

Most of us work in Office 365 or Google Workspace.  We all have busy schedules and want to work as efficiently as possible.  Here are some tips to work smarter and faster. Google Workspace (or GApps) have some great features.  Here’s some time saving techniques for...

Ransomware or CryptoLocker Malware

Cryptolocker is a ransomware trojan that can infect your computers through attachments or phishing.  It may be attached to email messages that appear to be harmless and from legitimate companies.  The attachments appear to be simple .pdf or .docs but they have a...

Securing Your Laptop in Case of Theft or Loss

Having your laptop stolen or lost is probably among your worst nightmares.   This is especially true for laptops that contain sensitive data such as HIPAA protected health information.  The loss of a laptop with sensitive financial information is a recipe for...

Salmon Bay Technology’s Top Eight Reasons Why Small Businesses Need IT Managed Services

IT Managed services are a must for small businesses. Forbes recently published an interesting article about what IT managed services bring to the table.  This article emphasizes what we already know.  IT managed services are essential to grow your business. Your...

Why and How to Choose a Strong Password

One of the most important IT security components is a secure password.  Unfortunately, users continue to create passwords based on a family member’s name like their spouse, children, or even their dog.  Sometimes even the word “password” is used. This is not secure. ...
Why and How to Choose a Strong Password

Why and How to Choose a Strong Password

One of the most important IT security components is a secure password.  Unfortunately, users continue to create passwords based on a family member’s name like their spouse, children, or even their dog.  Sometimes even the word “password” is used. This is not secure. ...