cyber threats
June 24, 2020 | 
Blog

The proliferation of remote workforces has been a responsible, sensible response to a worldwide pandemic. Interestingly, this shift in the business model might be more permanent than its initial position as an emergency measure. Through collaborative technologies such as Microsoft Teams, organizations have found that work can get accomplished and cohesiveness maintained. All without paying […]

F12 Logo
June 23, 2020 | 
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This short tour will give you an overview of Microsoft Teams.  And, you only need 5 minutes to take each training session! To begin, start your training in the window below, or click in the list to launch Microsoft Teams Training in a new tab. (Note: we recommend clicking below to launch training in a […]

What is Ransomware
June 9, 2020 | 
Blog

  In 2018, there were 204 million ransomware attacks around the world. The best way to prevent a ransomware attack, or mitigate the damage, is to be informed. Check out some answers to FAQs about ransomware here. What Is Ransomware? Ransomware is malicious software that basically kidnaps your system and holds it and your data […]

Interview: Nonprofit Predictions About Work From Home After COVID-19
May 14, 2020 | 
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If you are feeling the effects from an increase in virtual communication and collaboration, you’re not alone. It is challenging for people to adjust to changes in service delivery, technology, and communication. In this interview, we’re bringing you a long-time Nonprofit and unpacking the indelible impact COVID-19 is likely to have. F12 client Jessica Denholm, […]

COVID Response Update
May 14, 2020 | 
Blog

Many provinces have announced plans to gradually reopen businesses closed due to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. As a result, employees will begin returning to their physical workplaces, some from layoffs and others from work at home arrangements. Below we outline ten IT considerations to help smooth the transition. Include IT in Planning Make sure to […]

Cloud Security
May 10, 2020 | 
Blog

Cloud computing has facilitated work for many businesses large and small the world over. Unfortunately, it also creates a vulnerability to hackers for those who use it. Over 7,000 vulnerabilities, in fact. Most of those 7,000 vulnerabilities will never be exploited thanks to cloud security. Intrigued? Let’s look at some quick FAQs about cloud computing […]

Interview: Nonprofit Plans for Return to Work After Coronavirus
April 29, 2020 | 
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There’s a lot of uncertainty around what return to work will look like. We sat down with a Nonprofit to explore how they’re planning for return to work. F12 client Dana Prescott, Manager of Technology and Innovation of Covenant House Vancouver, also shares the technology that’s been rapidly adopted through Covid-19. Watch the full interview […]

F12.net Announces first Chief of Staff
April 29, 2020 | 
Company News

EDMONTON, Alberta, April 29, 2020 – For Immediate Release Canadian tech company F12.net announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Leanne Yeatman as Chief of Staff (COS).  Yeatman previously held the position of Director of Administration and has been with F12 for 19 years. “I’m delighted to welcome Leanne to our executive team,” said […]

Interview: COVID-19 Driving Lasting Change in Credit Union
April 28, 2020 | 
Blog

If you are like many CEO’s, you see that business may never be the same as a result of coronavirus.  It is challenging to pivot your business, your workforce, and your communication during rapid, unforeseen change. In this interview, we’re bringing you a long-time CEO to provide an inside look at what positive lasting changes […]

Work From Home Banner
April 16, 2020 | 
Blog

As we get accustomed to our new working arrangements, we know that working from home with kids is a reality for many of us. Managing both personal and professional time is an important aspect of creating balance in our daily routine. Setting healthy boundaries, managing interruptions, and being clear about when we are available is […]