Cloud Security
May 10, 2020 | 
Blog Cyber Security Data Center and Cloud Managed IT

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 | 
Blog Managed IT

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 Cyber Security Press Releases

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 Managed IT

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 Managed IT

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 […]

6 Tips to Effectively Work from Home
April 6, 2020 | 
Blog Managed IT

Whether you have experienced the world of telecommuting before or not, your workplace dynamic has likely changed. For many of us, physically separating ourselves from others causes challenges. While we are divided by distance, we do not need to go into social isolation.   Here are 6 tips for working from home to ensure that […]

COVID-19 Release
March 12, 2020 | 
Blog

We have all watched, with growing concern, the worldwide spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus).  While the public health risk to Canadians is currently low, the situation can change rapidly. Indeed, yesterday the World Health Organization (WHO) officially declared a pandemic. We are part of a global community; we are in this together. Steps to Protect Our […]

what is an MSP
February 18, 2020 | 
Blog Managed IT Technology

An IT managed service provider (MSP) specializes in supplying a support framework for organizations that need a proactively monitored and managed IT environment. Traditional IT support companies provide technicians and consultants on an hourly basis.  On the other hand, MSPs provide a fully operational IT function, complete with the personnel, systems, standards, processes, and oversight […]

How To Protect Against Ransomware
January 28, 2020 | 
Blog Cyber Security Technology

It’s no secret that ransomware is one of the biggest security concerns for organizations around the world. The scariest part is that hackers are even savvier than they were in the past which makes legacy systems and other deprecated technologies vulnerable to their efforts. What Is Ransomware? Ransomware is a subsect of the malware family […]

IT support
December 12, 2019 | 
Blog Cyber Security Technology

Phishing, malware, ransomware, password breaches, and denial of service attacks—cybercrime is on the rise. If you don’t want your data to end up in the hands of online thieves, you’ll need an IT support plan in place. Here are some valuable tips on how to secure your network.