Despite what detractors say, regulations are in place for good reason. They typically protect individuals from organizational malfeasance. Many of these regulations are actual laws passed by a governing body and cover the entire spectrum of the issue, not just the data involved. The ones that have data protection regulations written into them mostly deal with the handling and protection of sensitive information. For organizations that work in industries covered by these regulations there are very visible costs that go into compliance. Today, we look at the costs incurred by these organizations as a result of these regulations, and how to ascertain how they affect your business.
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The late American author Kurt Vonnegut once wrote, “New knowledge is the most valuable commodity on earth. The more truth we have to work with, the richer we become.” Written in the 20th century, it has been put in practice by 21st century businesses. As the Internet has grown, the amount of companies expanded, and the amount of data that those companies collect has grown exponentially, especially now that there is a market for such data.
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The Internet has long been a great tool for business, but you can’t take advantage of it without putting your sensitive data at risk of threats, like hackers and malware. Granted, when it comes to cyber security, even the most cautious business will have a lot on their plate. We’ll go over eight of the most important security best practices, and how you can implement them for your business.
When you mention the term 'disaster recovery,' most people think about the big ground-shattering events like earthquakes, fires, floods, tropical storms, etc. While these natural events are certainly disasters and devastating in their own right, smaller things can constitute as a disaster for your business, and they aren't seasonal.
Sometimes when your workstation feels bogged down, a relatively cheap and simply hardware update can make a huge difference in performance. Adding more RAM (Random Access Memory, often just referred to as memory) can be a game changer for your bogged down PC.
Email is (and has been) a prime method of communication for businesses of all sizes. With email comes a whole slew of issues that are essentially synonymous with the technology; spam, information overload, phishing, and information privacy. Even British Columbia small businesses that only do business locally are at risk of these issues. Personal email accounts are equally at risk. Employing proper precautions and practices whenever communicating via email is very important to prevent the risk of security compromises, monetary loss, and even legality issues.
Creator of the Daily Success Media Network featuring Women Innovators Radio Optimal Health Radio, Author Interview and Thought Leaders Show.Tamara Patzer personal story about getting hacked and how Darren Coleman helped her understand the dangers we all face related to our computer use.
Darren shares his story on how we went from a break/fix IT guy to speaking at Harvard.
LANGLEY, BC – September 21st, 2017 – The team of IT innovators from Coleman Technologies is thrilled to announce that they have been named as finalists by Computer Dealer News (CDN) for the 2017 CDN Channel Elite Awards. The annual CDN Channel Elite Awards recognizes leading Canadian IT solution providers that demonstrate fearless innovation, leadership and a commitment to creating business value for customers.
The annual CDN Channel Elite Awards strives to recognize Canadian IT MSPs who are changing the game for clients and competitors alike. Finalists are chosen based on their creative innovation, commitment to customer service and improved sales, revenue and efficiency margins. Ultimately, those solutions providers who possess the “x-factor” – namely those who go above and beyond in their service delivery – are recognized as winners in a variety of categories.
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The team of IT experts from Coleman Technologies is thrilled to announce that Founder, Darren Coleman’s professional insights will be featured in the latest publication to come out of the prestigious Harvard Business School. The collection of professional experiences is titled Thought Leaders: Business Expert Forum at Harvard Faculty Club, and Coleman is incredibly honoured to be featured among a variety of other accomplished professionals in this informative and dynamic publication.
The team of IT experts from Coleman Technologies is thrilled to announce that Founder, Darren Coleman is scheduled to speak at Harvard University for the Harvard Business School Business Expert Forum later this month. Coleman is incredibly honoured to not only be taking part in the event but for the opportunity to speak and share his business insights with attendees.
Darren Coleman Hits Amazon Best-Seller List With Easy Prey! Cybersecurity expert, author, and entrepreneur Darren Coleman recently hit two Amazon.com best-seller lists with the new book, Easy Prey!
Langley, British Columbia – September 30, 2016 – Darren Coleman has joined a select group of Cybersecurity experts from around the world, to co-write the book titled, Easy Prey: How to Protect Your Business from Data Breach, Cybercrime, & Employee Fraud. The book was published by TechnologyPress and released on August 18, 2016.