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Virtualization security risks & management

Virtualization security risks & management

While virtualization security is often viewed as an afterthought, it is nevertheless important. Like all technology, securing your virtualized infrastructure is vital to your business’s success. Let’s take a look at some of the security risks posed by virtualization and how you can manage them.

Should Your Law Practice Make the Move to the Cloud?

Should Your Law Practice Make the Move to the Cloud?

When you’re busy running a law practice and routinely dealing with huge amounts of paperwork and digital documents, chances are technology is not your highest priority. However, IT plays a crucial role in the efficiency of any law firm, especially given the growing need to better accommodate tasks like electronic discovery, document management, security, and compliance.

How your business can prepare for VoIP

How your business can prepare for VoIP

Companies that want to stay ahead of the curve are switching to Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) solutions to drive productivity and mobility. To get ready for the upgrade, you need proper planning and network preparation -– here are the most critical considerations.

Spectre makes a comeback

Spectre makes a comeback

When one cyberattack is stopped, another more powerful variant almost always takes its place. It happens all the time with ransomware, computer viruses, and Trojan horses. Recently, this has become the case with Spectre attacks, which exploit a fundamental flaw in modern computer chips.

Are you sufficiently cooling your servers?

Are you sufficiently cooling your servers?

In this day and age, almost every business employs some type of server management. If yours is hosted locally, temperature control could mean the difference between running smoothly and running into the ground. Understanding how to properly cool your servers prevents data loss and ensures the longevity of your hardware’s life.

Vertex celebrates 10 years of outstanding IT solutions for law firms in the Greater Toronto Area

Vertex celebrates 10 years of outstanding IT solutions for law firms in the Greater Toronto Area

In 2008, the Global financial crisis was at its peak, the Detroit Red Wings won the Stanley Cup, and Tyler Sanders founded Vertex Solutions Corporation. A lot has changed since then. The Canucks almost won the Cup, the world economy recovered, and despite the breakneck pace of business technology evolution, Vertex exceeded customer expectations and grew its list of services.

5 types of virtualization defined

5 types of virtualization defined

For many businesses, managing and maintaining their entire hardware and software infrastructure can be a daunting and prohibitively expensive task. But with virtualization, this is no longer an issue. Virtualization allows businesses to maximize the use of their IT resources at a reduced cost — this is why it has become so popular in the past few years.