Word of the Week: SLA

Word of the Week: SLA

Abbreviated SLA, a contract between an ASP and the end user which stipulates and commits the ASP to a required level of service. An SLA should contain a specified level of service, support options, enforcement or penalty provisions for services not provided, a guaranteed level of system performance as relates to downtime or uptime, a specified level of customer support and what software or hardware will be provided and for what fee.

Definition from: Webopedia

Word of the Week: Cloud Computing

Word of the Week: Cloud Computing

Cloud computing is a type of computing that relies on sharing computing resources rather than having local servers or personal devices to handle applications. Cloud computing is comparable to grid computing, a type of computing where unused processing cycles of all computers in a network are harnesses to solve problems too intensive for any stand-alone machine.

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How to build a cybersecurity plan

How to build a cybersecurity plan

Our advice on how to build a cybersecurity plan is essential for any modern day business, with data security seen as the number one threat to all businesses. 

The rise of ransomware, hacker groups and bored kids hacking networks for fun from their bedrooms, security has taken centerstage for all of us in this modern era. 

Word of the Week: Encryption

Word of the Week: Encryption

Encryption is the process of using an algorithm to transform information to make it unreadable for unauthorized users. This cryptographic method protects sensitive data such as credit card numbers by encoding and transforming information into unreadable cipher text. This encoded data (more…)

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