Why the Internet of Things is Revolutionary

Why the Internet of Things is Revolutionary

Written by SOS Tech Group on . Posted in Blog, IT News

Along with Wi-Fi, broadband and dial-up, IoT is proving to be equally as life-changing.

Along with Wi-Fi, broadband and dial-up, IoT is proving to be equally as life-changing.

It’s a relatively obscure concept, except among those who are involved in telecommunications: the Internet of Things, or IoT, is the latest big step in technological advancement.  Along with Wi-Fi, broadband and dial-up, IoT is proving to be equally as life-changing.  Ten years ago, dial-up internet required you to log in using your phone connection, which meant no more than one computer could be active.  IoT is the exact opposite of this–find out how the Internet of Things is impacting the world.

What’s an IP Surveillance Camera, Anyway?

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Your business could benefit greatly from introducing this camera system into your standard security routine.

Your business could benefit greatly from introducing this camera system into your standard security routine.

You may have noticed that, on our Solutions page, we list that we provide IP video surveillance.  It can be hard to accept that you need video surveillance, let alone that you need something so high-tech.  But really, IP cameras are not as complicated as they sound.  It’s just a matter of understanding the technology behind it.  Your business could benefit greatly from introducing this camera system into your standard security routine–see how these devices can give you peace of mind.

What’s the Difference Between an Antivirus and a Firewall?

Written by SOS Tech Group on . Posted in Blog, Computer Security

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While you may have heard of both of these programs, it can be confusing to determine the difference between the two, and why you would need both of them to protect your computer.

For enhanced computer security, you’re going to need a firewall and an antivirus downloaded onto your machine; this goes for laptops as well as PCs, across all operating systems.  While you may have heard of both of these programs, it can be confusing to determine the difference between the two, and why you would need both of them to protect your computer.  Both an antivirus and a firewall are vitally important, now that the internet is wrought with such terrible viruses and malware.  Read on to determine the difference.

3 Signs That You Have a Computer Virus

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Even with a decent antivirus program installed, one wrong click can send your computer into madness.

Everyone dreads computer viruses, even the most experienced IT people.  Even with a decent antivirus program installed, one wrong click can send your computer into madness.  Sometimes, you may not even notice the subtleties that come with certain viruses that are intentionally quiet.  This can lead to some serious security breaches that you might not know about until it’s too late.  Here are some of the top indicators that show whether or not you have a virus.

Why Your Business Should Be Email Hosting

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Email has become the main communication tool of both work and personal life and almost everyone has one or more free email accounts. But there are actually unforeseen costs and disadvantages to this.

If you are just starting a brand new business, sometimes the easiest and most cost-effective choice is to utilize free services. Email has become the main communication tool of both work and personal life and almost everyone has one or more free email accounts.  But there are actually unforeseen costs and disadvantages to this. Here are some of the reasons why strategically stepping it up with email hosting will benefit your business.

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