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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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TCS App Available on the Apple App Store and the Android Market

By: Ashley Limbers

Total Computer Solutions (TCS) is thrilled to launch its new mobile app, now available for iOS and Android. We are continually looking for ways to improve our client's experience, and this new app provides users a new way to submit a ticket. 

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Reserving Conference Rooms and Equipment the Easy Way in Office 365

By: Total Computer Solutions

Scheduling the use of rooms and equipment is a necessary function of any business. Managing reservations by hand is tedious, and Office 365 has a better way. Resource mailboxes represent places or things that can be reserved, so employees can request them by merely adding them to an Outlook meeting. Reservations can be automatic or go through a human reviewer. Either way, the mailboxes simplify the job. TCS can help you to set them up for your organization.

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10 Ways to Secure Your Microsoft 365 Business Account

By: Total Computer Solutions

Securing a Microsoft 365 account requires careful attention. While Microsoft offers excellent ways to securing workstations and servers, it is ultimately up to you to put this in play.

One place to start is to check your Microsoft 365 Secure Score to identify areas that need improvement. Also, Microsoft recommends the following ten steps for improving 365 security. Some of these steps require Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection (ATP). 

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What Wi-Fi 6 Means for Your Organization

By: Total Computer Solutions

2020 is the year when Wi-Fi 6 becomes mainstream. It comes with better performance and security than ever for wireless devices. If you are running a business, you need an adoption strategy. Do you want to be an early adopter, upgrading as quickly as possible? Are you going to hang onto the old technology as long as you can? Or is the best approach somewhere in the middle, adding updated equipment in the course of regular replacements?

The best answer depends on your business's needs and how.

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The New & Improved TCS Website

By: Total Computer Solutions

We are excited to finally unveil a more enhanced and functional website that will work better for you. We set out on this project to make the TCS website faster, easier-to-use, and accessible across most devices. 

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Legacy Wireless Support in a Modern Infrastructure

By: Total Computer Solutions

You want to keep your Wi-Fi infrastructure up to date, so you can get the fastest and most reliable performance. But what about older devices? Will they stop working or drag down your network? They do not have to. The main compatibility issue is with speed, frequency bands, and protocols. 

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