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Technology Unwrapped

The most important technology concepts, strategies and actions uncovered for your business.

Angela Wight

Angela Wight

As Marketing & Communications Director, Angela oversees marketing, administration and bookkeeping, as well as completing a number of marketing projects for CoreTech.

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9 Reasons to Outsource Your IT

Angela Wight
Years ago, your IT may have been managed in-house, with an internal IT support person or team of on-call technicians to handle user requests and hardware and software updates. However, today’s organizations rely on complicated systems: cloud computing, servers, voice and conferencing, mobile tools, and more. This complexity makes in-house IT management difficult, especially for organizations that rely on a single IT person. Tasking one employee to oversee user support, network maintenance, ...
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Topics: The Workplace, Trends

How the Right Video Conferencing System Can Enable Your Remote Workforce

Angela Wight
There’s no question that telecommuting is beneficial for businesses in many ways. With no long commutes in traffic or sticking to rigid schedules, employees enjoy a better work-life balance. Office space, equipment, furniture, and supplies are needed in smaller quantities — which saves money for businesses. And most importantly, more than two-thirds of employers reported increased productivity from their telecommuting staff.
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Topics: The Workplace

Trends in Cloud Computing: Your small business hasn't missed out... yet

Angela Wight
Over the last several years, cloud computing has revolutionized the way we handle and store data. Businesses are increasingly leveraging that power to help streamline workflows, protect sensitive data, and handle big workloads — without the burden of costly equipment or infrastructure maintenance. With the recent prediction that 83 percent of enterprise workloads will be in the cloud by 2020, we’ve reached the era of mainstream cloud computing. Here’s how things are currently changing in the ...
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Topics: Cloud

Why We Recommend OneDrive for Small Business Cloud Storage

Angela Wight
As a growing small business, you need your data accessible at any time and from anywhere. With so many irons in the fire, there’s no time or budget to invest in equipment, storage maintenance, or associated hardware maintenance — and this is where cloud services enter the picture. Cloud computing is an increasingly popular solution for small businesses that want to run on internet-based solutions rather than on-site storage hardware. With cloud services, all of your computing services and needs ...
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Topics: Cloud, Microsoft Products

Keep your eyes wide open when it comes to this top 2017 security threat

Angela Wight
Ransomware attacks will double in 2017, and it is important for your business and staff to remain knowledgeable on what to look for. In addition, remaining alert and hesitant to what you click on is important as well. Learning all you can about the malware, what it is, how it gets in, and how to avoid it, will be crucial steps to keeping your data safe.
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Topics: Security Threats

Don't let cybercriminals cash in on your business this holiday

Angela Wight
Yes, it’s a wonderful time of year! The holiday spirit abounds—time with family, friends and special events. And yet, for businesses it’s also a time to watch out for criminals looking to take advantage of vulnerabilities at the holidays. Some security basics to implement now:   1. Warn employees to watch out for phishing scams, fake-outs, phony websites, and malicious ads. There are all sorts of phishing emails this time of year. Seemingly coming from UPS, FedEx, USPS, or other legitimate ...
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Topics: Security Threats

Why CoreTech?

Angela Wight
Yes, why CoreTech? Omaha small to midsize businesses have technology needs, goals and pains—that is a given. They need a partner to help them maintain and upgrade their systems—another given. And yet what makes CoreTech unique? Why choose CoreTech to support your business technology? We’ll give it to you in our words, but more importantly our clients’ words too! We talk business first—All technology support providers can talk the speeds and feeds with you, the specs and sparks, however not ...
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Topics: Owners & Managers