How Much Should Businesses Budget for IT and Managed Service Providers?

Technology is a critical factor in every business, and with each passing year, it only becomes more important. Your business likely uses an array of technologies to function, and that means that any problems with the tech can be heavily damaging to you and your business. That’s why technology[...]

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7 Principles to Guide Your IT Decisions

At Alt-Tech, we like to think of ourselves as highly principled. We have a clearly defined set of goals to reach for our clients and ourselves. That helps us set specific targets and ensure everything we do aims directly at those targets.We think you should know what these principles are, and[...]

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The Coolest New Tech Trends for Your Office

With the rate at which technology is developing today, there are plenty of tech options to make work easier, better, and more productive for employees, whether in a public office space or in a home office. Technology is consistently growing more complex, from artificial intelligence to[...]

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6 Top Cloud Business Activities for the COVID-19 Era

Cloud computing is a relatively new buzzword in the world of technology, but it’s had a massive effect on SMBs (small and medium-sized businesses). In the first quarter of 2020, worldwide companies spent $31 billion on cloud services – 34% more than the same period in 2019. There are undoubtedly[...]

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How to Create a BYOD Policy for Employees Working from Home

Bring your own devices (BYOD) has been a growing movement in businesses in the past few years. According to some sources, 74% of organizations are using or planning on using a BYOD policy. During the coronavirus pandemic, this stat has raised significantly as people move to their home offices to[...]

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6 Tips for Setting Up Your Home Office

During a crisis, life can be more stressful than ever. In the era of social distancing, thousands of people across the world are learning how to work from home for the very first time. For many, this means setting up a home office – a professional setting to work and interact with your[...]

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Top Tips for Video Conferencing Security

With physical distancing in full effect for an unspecified length of time, videoconferencing is the new way of the world. Businesses have moved their staff meetings, board meetings, and one on one client meetings online.There are plenty of online tools to help you connect “face-to-face” without[...]

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Secure Methods for Taking Payments Online

Online payment options are growing more and more popular each day, and in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, taking payments online is more necessary than ever before. However, the taking payments online may make your company more vulnerable to financially motivated cyberattacks on you or your[...]

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What to Do About Increased Social Engineering Tactics During COVID-19

There are plenty of changes happening in the world as we contend with the COVID-19 virus. In many cases, business activities, people, and communications are moving from the physical world to online. Unfortunately, that includes hackers. More than ever, it’s important to be aware of social[...]

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6 Security Measures for Safer Cloud Storage

With the broad spectrum of benefits gained from cloud computing, it’s no wonder why so many businesses have begun to use it. However, it’s easy to make mistakes when handling the cloud, and using the cloud for storage can be risky if you don’t take the proper security measures. Protecting your[...]

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