AWESOME WI-FI Fun FACTS YOU PROBABLY DIDN’T KNOW

AWESOME WI-FI Fun FACTS YOU PROBABLY DIDN’T KNOW

It may seem like only yesterday we were all dialing in for our connection, but wireless internet was actually founded in September 1990! Wi-Fi is only a few years away from its 30th birthday – feeling old yet?! With a whopping 71% of mobile communications flowing over wireless internet, Wi-Fi is now the biggest transmitter of communications […]

Remote Monitoring Can Help Your Business

Remote Monitoring Can Help Your Business

It’s time to face the fact that those times when your technology acts up, you don’t have the time to spare waiting around for the issue to just go away…you need to react. Many small businesses just don’t have the means to maintain an in-house IT resource to solve their problems. What if we can […]

Is your network properly managed?

Is your network properly managed?

There are some tasks that are essential to the health of your business’ network. For example, you need to make sure that you are performing in regular network management activities. Do you know what this task consists of? You depend on your network, without it, your end users wouldn’t be able to make your business […]

Network Monitoring Services, why do I need it?

Network Monitoring Services, why do I need it?

Network monitoring is absolute necessity for your business. The purpose of it is to monitor your computer network’s usage and performance, and check for slow or failing systems. At XS we also monitor your servers and pc’s to ensure complete coverage of your network. The system will then notify the network administrator of any performance […]

What is Ransomeware?

What is Ransomeware?

Ransomware is a type of malicious software (malware) that attempts to extort money from victims by restricting access to a computer system or files. The most prevalent form of this profit-motivated malware is crypto-ransomware, which encrypts files into encoded messages that can only be decrypted (decoded) with a key held by the malicious actor. How […]

Why is Network Security so important?

Why is Network Security so important?

Securing the data on your network may not seem very important to you until you lose your data or the privacy of your data content because you have no security on your network. Network data security needs to be a high priority when considering a network setup due to the growing threat of hackers trying […]

Benefits of subnetting on private networks

Benefits of subnetting on private networks

1. Setting up logical divisions Subnetting helps you maintain clean separations within a network. For example, you can define boundaries between different departments in your organization, with one subnet for sales, another for marketing, and a third for engineering. Alternatively, you could divide your network by floors in a building, or even create separate subnets […]

The Evolution of the Conference Room

The Evolution of the Conference Room

Tech Timeline It seems like everyday brings some exciting new technology to the market.  If you take a step back, you can see how rapidly technology has changed during the past 20 years.  The evolution has been fantastic.  In today’s post, let’s take a look at how the meeting room has grown. The Remarkable Evolution […]