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Technology Trends in 2020

Staying in-the-know about tech innovations is essential if you want to stay on top of your industry’s trends. A convergence of factors has IT and infosec professionals abuzz, indicating 2020 is the year several advancements will reach an inflection point and change the ways businesses operate. In this guide, we’ll discuss the top tech and […]

How to Educate Employees About Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity awareness among your employees could save your business. Security breaches could lead to leaks of sensitive data, loss of business and financial ruin. You cannot bear the burden of protecting your company alone or with only one or two techs. Every one of your employees must know their roles in protecting the company from […]

Ransomware Protection

With most of the world now connected to the Internet, malware has spread to more computers across the globe. One of the most troubling and costly trends in recent years has been the rise and spread of ransomware, which is a type of malware that renders a user’s files unreadable until they pay a ransom. […]

Should My Business Be Using the Cloud?

Today’s businesses require larger and larger computing infrastructures. At the same time, companies are looking to smart-size and trim overhead. Since the early 2010s, the new option of cloud computing has allowed businesses to scale down their computer arsenals and handle more tasks online. The benefits of cloud computing help both large business operations and […]

Psst! It’s Phishing that’s the Danger

Pronouncing the word — Phishing — might provide a verbal stumble (it’s “fishing”), but it creates mayhem for everyone who uses a computer or digital device, often with devastating results. What is Phishing? Phishing is the illegal practice of trying to trick someone into opening a malicious email, then interacting with them to benefit the […]

Case Study: Working with Other Tech Firms

An IT Plan When Your Company Expands   What made this PCS client unusual is that they are a highly skilled tech firm in their own right. They had deep expertise in audiovisual systems integration, event staging and AV managed services. “You might assume that they would have an attitude that says, ‘We can do […]

Case Study: IT Support for School Districts

A School District’s Report Card   When a New Jersey school district started to face a growing deficit, auditors who examined the systemwide expenditures recognized that the time was ideal for a review and restructuring of its IT department. The school district called in PCS for an assessment, and the project started with a small, […]

Case Study: Non-Profit IT Support

Stabilizing the Merger of Statewide Non-Profits   A statewide non-profit came to PCS with IT problems related to growth and the merger with other like-minded organizations. The merging organizations had a similar goal: helping to stabilize people’s lives, getting them on their feet and then entering society as a “whole” person. Learn More About Our […]

Case Study: Manufacturer IT Solutions

An IT Meltdown — Literally We often use the word “meltdown” to indicate a lack of control, but seldom do we witness it in real life, especially in the IT world. But a Pennsylvania-based manufacturer of plastic components for the food industry had a “real life” meltdown when IT issues arose, culminating in the mountings […]