Ransomware: Are You at Risk?

Ransomware: Are You at Risk?

If you’re reading this because of the headline, chances are you’re planning on skipping to end to see the answer. I’ll save you the trouble: you’re at risk. If you’re reading this at all, it means you’re connected to the internet. On top of that, you’re probably someone who does at least some part of…

Digital Transformation

What is Digital Transformation?

At Broadview Networks we are embracing digital transformation and moving from rigid, process-centered operations to an agile, customer-focused organization. The Digital world is advancing at amazing speeds and it is all connected to the cloud. Digital transformation represents the opportunity for businesses to think and operate like digital companies. It is about reimagining how you bring…

Block of Time Reduces IT Cost

Some of our clients aren’t aware that Broadview offers a Service Block of Time option. By purchasing a block of time the customer can take advantage of discounted service rates for all tier 1 and tier 2 support calls.  Service blocks of time are prepaid and then deducted from the block as Broadview works on…

Security with Fortinet

News: What is WannaCry and how it works?

One of the largest and worst global cyber-attack has been affecting more than 300.000 computers in 150 countries, which locks up computers into the owner piece of ransom. In this case, the hackers are asking for $300 dollars in bitcoin in order to regain control. It’s important to understand what ransomware is and how it works. Ransomware is defined…

IT Tip: What is HaaS, and how can it benefit you?

We do love our acronyms in IT: OS (Operating System), PHP (Hypertext Preprocessor), MCSE (Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert)…but what about HaaS? You may be slightly more familiar with SaaS – Software as a Service, sometimes called on-demand software. It’s the software licensing and delivery model in which your business gets software on a subscription basis…

IT Pro Tip: A Clear Roadmap for Launching Lean IT

Lean IT provides principles, methods, and tools to help you balance demands for information, functionality, accuracy, and efficiency. The next step is a clear roadmap of the exact steps needed to successfully launch a Lean IT initiative. The webinar below was offered by the Lean IT institute, and goes over the sequence of steps needed…