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Top Strategies for Catching Up on Technology

By: Total Computer Solutions

The business world suffered a setback in 2020 due to the widespread global pandemic. Many companies shut their doors, bringing a halt to their IT projects. To ensure that your business can catch up in 2021, streamline your strategies to catch up with industry trends.

In your efforts to keep up with business trends, ask yourself the following questions:

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Why You Should Avoid Social Media Quizzes

By: Total Computer Solutions

Which Disney princess is most like you? Are you on Santa's naughty or nice list? We can tell ten things no one knows about you! Indeed, you recognize a few of these titles as quizzes that you find on social media.

You grant the quiz creator access to your Facebook page, answer a few funny questions, and receive an answer. You have probably taken one of these social media quizzes. However, you should not be participating in them. Why? Here are few things to consider. 

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The Safe and Secure Way of Transitioning Employees Back into The Office

By: Total Computer Solutions

The economy is slowly reopening after the Coronavirus pandemic. However, this means that businesses and institutions need to find a safe and secure way of transitioning remote workers back into the office. Although working from home includes its benefits, it is not an ideal situation for most smaller businesses. In a small business, each employee is critical to the operations of the company.   

Some business structures work better within the office employees rather than remote employees..

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Why You Need to Create a Business Resiliency Plan and How to Start One

By: Total Computer Solutions

A Business Resilience Plan provides insight into resuming a set level of operation following a disruption. Many businesses have prepared their employees to act in situations concerning a fire, hurricane, flood, or power outage.  

But many were not prepared for the significant changes made at the beginning of the COVID-19 shutdown. Businesses have become more resilient, forced to become more flexible, and abide by stricter guidelines. People have adapted to new ways of working, marketing, and.

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Total Computer Solutions Receives 'Best IT Services in Greensboro' Recognition

By: Ashley Limbers

Total Computer Solutions (TCS) is proud to announce that it has been selected as the “Best IT Services in Greensboro” recommended by ThreeBest Rated.

“We are humbled to receive this recognition as the ‘Best IT Services in Greensboro,’” said Barry Utesch, President of TCS. “We have served the Triad for over 31 years with our mission to glorify God as we provide exceptional IT services focused on building relationships with our clients and employees.”

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State Of IT 2021: Strategic Technology Budget and Trends

By: Total Computer Solutions

Covid-19 has been the greatest challenge to lives, livelihoods, businesses, and corporations in 2020. Heading into the post-Covid-19 era, companies must be intentional about their organizational practices since unprecedented challenges can realign organizational goals now and into the future. In 2021, companies will need to rely on technology more than ever. After the pandemic, there will be no such thing as "resuming normalcy." The state of IT in 2021 will broadly weigh in on strategic.

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TCS Teams Up with Industry Experts for 4th Annual Cybersecurity Panel

By: Ashley Limbers

Do you know how to provide security for your organization? Would you like to know how to keep your business safe? Are you worried about cybersecurity threats, but you do not know where to start? 80% of the problem is solved by having the right cyber practices and steps in place, rather than the latest advanced technology.

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Stop Fraud Operators from Accessing Your Corporate Network

By: Total Computer Solutions

A telephone scam is targeting remote workers to gain access to corporate networks. The FBI and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) have issued a joint warning about this "vishing" (voice phishing) campaign. The callers impersonate help desk personnel to get employees to access a fraudulent site. If they succeed, they gain the credentials to access an organization's virtual private network (VPN).

Businesses need to be aware of this attack and take measures to keep it.

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How to Stop Your Network Speed from Slowing: Add Devices the Right Way

By: Total Computer Solutions

There is a paradox known to everyone who works with technology: the more ways you try to improve a thing, the more variables you introduce and the more problems you can have. Your network is a good case in point. A network of two computers and a printer will seldom run into performance issues but try to add devices, and your speed immediately plummets. What went wrong? Bigger networks are not inherently slower, but your DIY solution may have been the root of the problem if you installed.

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How to Improve Your Slow Internet Connection: A Step-by-Step Guide

By: Total Computer Solutions

What do you do when your car stops running smoothly? You pop the hood and check the components. However, when your network stars running slowly, your first instinct is to contact your Internet Service Provider (ISP). Yet, like your car, the issue could be the components or something a quick-fix problem such as DNS troubleshooting. To solve slow connection issues, most people add bandwidth. Yet, the servers, cables, routers, and computers could be the problem.The following are some things you.

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