Barracuda Essentials for Office 365

Making the Cloud Safe for Business Migrating your email to the cloud gives your organization the convenience of easy access to email and documents with reduced management overhead. However, trusting your most important data to the cloud raises new concerns about security, compliance and data protection. How do you protect against all of the threats [...]

By | August 15th, 2017|Cloud Servers & Storage, IT Support & Managed IT Services|Comments Off on Barracuda Essentials for Office 365

7 Things to Consider When Setting An IT Support Budget

When approached by local Sacramento small business owners looking for IT support, we often hear questions such as “how much would it cost me to have IT support”, or “we are just calling companies for a lowest price on tech support - if you are not the cheapest, we need to find someone who is”. [...]

By | October 29th, 2015|Industry News, IT Support & Managed IT Services|Comments Off on 7 Things to Consider When Setting An IT Support Budget

Microsoft turns on Clutter to keep your inbox clean

In Outlook 2016 for Windows, "Clutter" can help you filter low-priority email, saving time for your most important messages. The email server keeps track of the email you read and the ones you don't. Once you turn it on, Clutter is automatic. As new email comes in, it takes messages you're most likely to ignore [...]

By | September 18th, 2015|Industry News, IT Support & Managed IT Services, Partners|Comments Off on Microsoft turns on Clutter to keep your inbox clean

Business Continuity and Distaster Recovery

After hearing the news that this winter could be the worst ever, due to El Nino, it made me re-think our Disaster Recovery plan here at CNS. You have to be prepared against a plethora of risks that include fires, floods, cyber attacks and theft as well as power failures and internet faults, any of which [...]

By | August 21st, 2015|Industry News, IT Support & Managed IT Services|Comments Off on Business Continuity and Distaster Recovery

Have a Windows 10 Notification? Is it Safe?

Microsoft will be releasing the newest version of their operating system, Windows 10, on July 29th. Microsoft is encouraging all Windows 7 and 8 users to reserve their free upgrade with a notification in the taskbar of their system. The icon will look like a small, white, windows logo and hovering over it with the [...]

By | June 17th, 2015|Industry News, IT Support & Managed IT Services, Partners|Comments Off on Have a Windows 10 Notification? Is it Safe?

10 Reasons Why You NEED Office 365.

Office 365 can be a good fit in certain circumstances. If you're thinking about it, here are the basic facts you need to know before you buy in. If you have any questions, give us a call. Our freindly Microsoft certified engineers are always available to guide you for the fit that's right for your [...]

By | April 29th, 2015|Cloud Servers & Storage, Industry News, IT Support & Managed IT Services, Partners|Comments Off on 10 Reasons Why You NEED Office 365.

The Internet: Today

It is hard to believe that the Internet does not have very many decades behind it.  As the 1960s became the 1970s, the dawn of new ideas for Internet-working emerged.  Fast-forward to today, and the entire landscape through which we connect ideas together has been consumed by this digital space for thoughts. Information Technology is [...]

By | April 3rd, 2015|IT Support & Managed IT Services|Comments Off on The Internet: Today

Working Away from the Office

Whether you are self-employed or have the ability to work from home for your company, having a good connection to your network is a primary concern. Almost everything is done on computers these days, and most of that is on the Internet or a company network. Additionally, many local companies are moving to cloud-based systems [...]

By | February 20th, 2015|IT Support & Managed IT Services|Comments Off on Working Away from the Office