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Edge vs Chrome

Edge vs Chrome: Which Browser Is More Secure?

By Brian Rodgers | January 12, 2023

Which web browser is the safest and most secure? Does picking a different web browser even make a difference? When was the last time you considered your browser of choice? We’ll take a look at two of the most popular: Edge vs Chrome.  Most use whatever came as the default with their computer, smartphone, or…

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6 Cloud Organization Tips

6 Cloud Organization Tips

By The Aeko Tech | December 29, 2022

Cloud file storage has revolutionized the way we handle documents. Gone are the days of wondering which person in the office has the most recent copy of a document; no more having to email files back and forth. Now keeping the cloud free of clutter has become more important. Here’s more on navigating the cloud…

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Combating Credential Stuffing – Credential Theft

By The Aeko Tech | December 15, 2022

Recent cyber attacks have put businesses across the country on edge. Ransomware attacks like that in Borger last summer, are just one type of cyber attacks businesses may face. We are especially concerned about the rise in login-credential related attacks, also known as credential stuffing. There has been a 450 percent increase in these attacks…

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Business Holiday Cyber Security Tips to Know

By Brian Rodgers | December 8, 2022

During the holiday season, companies are the most vulnerable to cyber attacks because they’re often understaffed and lack adequate resources dedicated to business cyber security. You should take steps now to secure your company’s IT network before a holiday disaster strikes.  Follow these seven cyber security tips to ensure your business stays protected from online…

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Holidays With Remote Teams

Celebrating the Holidays With Remote Teams

By The Aeko Tech | November 17, 2022

The holiday season is nearly upon us and what a bright time (it’s the right time) of year to show gratitude toward your virtual or hybrid teams. All it takes is a little holiday magic and your remote work tools to celebrate the holidays with them. Whether you use Google Meet, Teams, Slack or Zoom,…

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M&A Integrations With Aeko

M&A Integrations: How to Ensure a Smooth Transition

By Brian Rodgers | November 3, 2022

IT leadership plays a key role during a merger, acquisition or dissolution. Unfortunately, internal IT staff often have little to no experience with M&A integrations or the post-merger blending of IT infrastructures. This makes it challenging to stay ahead of tech hurdles and anticipate future issues. The right IT support partner can help. Why Successful…

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Social Media Security: Avoid This Social Engineering Ploy

By Brian Rodgers | November 3, 2022

Social media security is about far more than protecting your password. It’s about being aware and careful about what information you share online. Consider this innocent post found recently on Facebook: Isn’t this a nice sentiment? If you’re a pet lover and have lost one, you’ll probably comment without thinking. Look at all these people…

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Google Workplace vs Microsoft 365

Google Workplace vs Microsoft 365: Which Is Right For Your Business?

By The Aeko Tech | October 20, 2022

When it comes to business platforms, there are really only two main contenders: Google Workplace vs Microsoft 365. So which should you choose? The answer is…it depends on the size of your business and its needs. Both Google Workplace and Microsoft 365 are great programs. They are both cloud based and scalable but there are…

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Microsoft 365 Shared Responsibility Cloud Security

What Microsoft 365 Shared Responsibility Means for Your Cloud Security

By The Aeko Tech | September 22, 2022

You’ve probably heard the term “shared responsibility model” but weren’t quite sure what it meant for your business. For cloud services like Microsoft 365, shared responsibility means that the provider (Microsoft) takes care of some specific areas, while the rest is the user or customer. The most critical item on your plate? Cloud security.  Not…

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