Time Is Running Out For Windows 7

Microsoft has announced that it is ending most support for the Windows 7 operating system and older versions of some commonly used apps on Jan. 14, 2020. There is still time to prepare and solutions are available. What the End of Support Really Means for You When Microsoft ends its support for the Windows 7 […]

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What Exactly Is the Internet of Things?

The Internet of Things, or IoT, is revolutionizing the way we work and live by bringing internet-connected devices into common usage for a number of tasks. But this isn’t limited to mobile devices and computers. It seems like everything is connected to the internet these days. IoT and Your Workplace At the most basic level, […]

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3 Advantages of Migrating to a VoIP System

Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) is a communications technology that leverages the internet to provide high-quality, feature-rich voice solutions for your organization. Many are familiar with the concept but aren’t aware of the ways it can affect business operations. How Do You Communicate? If you are still using traditional phone systems, conference calls might be […]

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National Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2019 – Some Precautionary Measures

October is National Cybersecurity Month, and according to the Department of Homeland Security, this year’s focus is on personal accountability. At home and at work, it’s always good to consider security best practices when using technology. Own IT. Secure IT. Protect IT. Exactly what is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month? The theme for this year’s cybersecurity […]

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Cyber Security Infrastructure – What Do You Really Need?

The cyber security strategies your organization employs can make a dramatic difference for your operation. If you aren’t closing vulnerabilities through a holistic solution that includes your physical infrastructure, software solutions, and best practices or training, your organization is at risk. Cyber Security Affects Everything Your cyber security strategy affects every piece of your organization, […]

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2019 Cybersecurity Trends

The Internet of Things Will Expose Security Risks The number of “smart” devices grows exponentially every year. 2019 will see advances in driverless cars, smart homes, connected security systems, and virtual assistants. While these can be enormously convenient, they will continue to be prime targets for cybercriminals.  The issue is many of these devices are […]

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A Full Cybersecurity Solution

Whatever your business does, security should be at the forefront. Buildings should be locked at the end of the day, assets should be protected, and, perhaps most important, your computer networks should be secure. Without a full-service cybersecurity solution, you stand to lose a lot more than money.  If your customers and vendors see you […]

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The Benefits of a Virtual CIO

Your business needs technology. This is true regardless of what you do or how large your company is. Technology, data, and how you use them can be the difference between thriving or merely surviving. Your business may not have the resources to hire a C-level executive, but there’s always a need to fulfill that role. […]

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Managed Service Provider – Maumee, OH

The information technology your Maumee, OH, business uses every day is critical to your daily business operations. Small and medium-size businesses need a trusted managed services provider (MSP) like Virtual Technologies Group to help them make the most out of limited resources. Our goal is to turn your ideas and the vision you have for […]

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The Key Advantages of VoIP

You’ve probably heard the acronym VoIP thrown around the office here and there, but do you really know what it is? Short for Voice over Internet Protocol, VoIP is a phone system that uses the internet instead of copper wires to make phone calls. This technology is able to convert analog voice signals into digital […]

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