December 2016

Total Networks Launches IT Security Training and Awareness Offering

8 Upgrades to Facebook Messenger that Make it Business Worthy

The Importance of Having a Secure File-Sharing Solution Cannot Be Overstated

How VoIP Can Enhance Your Company’s Budget and Operations

3 Ways to Give Your IT Department the Boost They Need

Why a Major Internet of Things Security Breach is Inevitable

Collecting Data is Easy; Using it to Benefit Your Business is the Challenge

November 2016

Total Networks’ Employee Spotlight: Adrianne Marshall

Implementing Softphones for Remote Workers Isn’t a Hard Decision

AOL CEO Gets His Twitter Account Hacked and the Internet Responds Appropriately

On-Site Backup vs. Cloud-Based Backup; Which is Better?

3 Benefits of Managed IT that Every SMB Can Get Behind

5 Best Practices to Protect Your Business from Ransomware

A Step-by-Step Guide to Customize Your Windows 10 Notifications

October 2016

October NewsletterIs IT Innovation Driving, or Hindering, Your Business’s Growth?

When IT Implementation Goes Wrong, Focus on End-Users First

5 Best Practices for Traveling With Technology

Why You Should Be Skeptical of USB Devices

How Much Money Does Your Business Waste on Slow Computers?

Cortana Gets a Little Too Clingy After Latest Update


September 2016

September Newsletter3 Ways Help Desk Support is Perfectly Suited for SMBs

Having a Network that’s Tested Guarantees You’ll Overcome Any Disaster

Protect You Online Identity With These 8 Tips

We Debunk 3 Common Myths of Managed IT

The Explosion of Mobile Devices is One Trend Your Business Must Account For

Just Because an App is on the Google Play Store, Doesn’t Mean it’s Safe


August 2016

Total Networks Welcomes Terry To Accounting!

Having an All-Wireless Office is Totally Possible. Here’s How!

How to Effectively Manage Your Business’s Biggest Risk Factors

Ransomware: A Hated Malware With an Intriguing Past

How to Help Your Business Go Paperless

4 Options When Discarding Old Technology

4 Steps to Quickly Troubleshoot Your Internet Connection


July 2016

How Can a Virtual Network Help Your Business?

Scammers Use Whaling Attack Emails to Pose as Upper Management

Be Sure to Consider the Pros and Cons of Allowing Personal Devices in the Workplace

3 Common IT Shortcomings and How You Can Overcome Them


June 2016

June 2016 Newsletter

Total Networks Celebrates 30 Years!

4 Ways to Avoid Distracted Driving While Still Being Productive With Your Phone

Avoid Getting Fined by Understanding How Regulatory Compliance Works

Let’s All Move on From These 4 IT Frustrations

Making Sense of How the Internet of Things Applies to Different Industries

The Best Way to Manage Your Technology is Also the Easiest!


May 2016


Welcome Back, Mike and Linley!

Aspiring Authors Beware: An AI Program Almost Won a Literary Award

3 IT Shortcomings That Drive Employees Crazy, and What You Can Do About Them

How to Prevent the Crippling Effects of Downtime

How Cloud Computing and Virtualization Can Free Up Your Business to Do More

Ransomware: A Look at Today’s Worst Cyberthreat


April 2016


Shared Business Values Builds Winning Partnership

We are Celebrating 30 Years of Service!

Why You Should Encrypt ALL of Your Data, Not Just Your Customers’

66% of Organizations Will Wait for Their Operating Systems to “Expire” Before Upgrading

Let Us Coordinate All of Your Technology Vendors So You Don’t Have To!

Here’s Why BDR is Way Better Than Backing Up Your Data With Tape

Outsourcing IT Helps Businesses Maximize Their Return on Investment

March 2016

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Personal, Smaller Teams to Deliver Deeper Relationships

How to Leverage the Benefits of Mobile Devices While Negating the Associated Risks

Your Network Needs a Virtual Bouncer to Keep Threats Out

3 Ways Remote Technology Benefits Both Your Employees and Your Business

The Cloud Makes Everything Easier, But Only If it’s Managed Properly

February 2016

TotalNetworks-February 2016-Newsletter

Give Your Business the Advantage of Managed IT Services

How Sloppy Security Practices Put Companies at Risk

Notifications are What’s Draining Your Battery, Not Open Apps

What’s the Benefit of Using Solid State Drives vs. Hard Drives?

In the Wireless Age, Your Wired Network Might Be Outdated

Your Professional Business Needs a Professional Communications Strategy

January 2016

TotalNetworks-January 2016-Newsletter

Bo has Joined the Total Networks Team!

The Advantages of Image-Based Data Backup Over Traditional Backup

Alert: Malware Locks Up Your PC and Offers Fake Tech Support Phone Number

Reevaluate Your Network Switches Due to Increased Demand of Wireless Technology

Your Business Must Think Long-term and Short-term When it Comes to IT

It’s Quite Possible for Managed IT to Coexist With

From the Archives - 2015 Newsletters


December 2015

Meet Kassey!
Total Networks attends IT Nation
1 Million Websites Not Using the Latest Security Protocol Soon to Be at Risk
3 Vendor Scenarios You Can Do Without
2 Important Networking Trends You Must Consider
5 Tips to Consider for Your IT Budget
The Most Dangerous Threats to Your Business Could be Internal
How Does the Cloud Affect Your Networking Strategy?



November 2015

Total Networks and ALA support Girls on the Run
It’s Important to Keep a Close Eye on Software Licenses
Why Your Business Should be Concerned About CryptoWall
Criminals Don’t Even Need Malware to Hack You Anymore
4 Ways You’re Unknowingly Risking Your Entire Data Infrastructure
3 Trends to Watch For in Today’s Mobile Industry
Disaster Preparedness Includes Planning for Data Recovery





October 2015

Can a HIPAA Violation Result in Malpractice?
Why SMBs Need to Move Away from On-Premises Computing
How to Search the Web Without Typing
Don’t Let Underutilized Servers Hold Your Business Back
Prepare for Employee Turnover with a Foolproof Exit Checklist
5 Signs Your Hard Drive is About to Fail




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The Kinsey Family Vacation
Two-Factor Authentication: An Easy Way to Make it Harder for Hackers
Protect Yourself from Email Attacks By Knowing What to Look For
4 Ways to Equip Your Business With the Technology it Needs
VoIP is the Ultimate Solution for Your Communication Woes
How You Approach Technology Affects Your Entire Budget
Now You Can Blame Hackers for Your Next Speeding Ticket





August 2015

Total Networks’ Senior Engineer David Rice Earns Security+ Certification
Security Problems That Shape the Way Businesses View Cybersecurity in 2015
Windows 10 Is Just Around the Corner, But What’s the Demand
How Fast Can Your Business Recover from a Data Breach?
If Only Managed IT Service Extended to Your Car
3 Ways Your Business Can Benefit from a Private Cloud Solution
How to Properly Store a Hard Drive




July 2015

Passwords May Be “Ineffective,” But They’re Still Necessary
Improve Business Operations with Virtual Desktops
What a Firewall Does (and Doesn’t) Keep Out of Your Network
Uncovering the Hidden Dangers Lurking in Your Inbox
When It’s Hot Outside, Your Servers Are Burning Up Inside
Fans of Facebook Now Have a Facebook Business App





June 2015

Keep Shadow IT from Killing Your Business
Some Hackers Are Out to Give IT Departments a Bad Reputation
How to Set Up a Business Succession Plan
It’s Easy to Forget about Quality IT Service, and That’s Okay
Using Big Data Gives You a Big Competitive Advantage
Unfamiliar with BYOD? Here’s Where to Begin




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May 2015

Windows Server 2003 Support Ends this July
PDFs are Pretty Darn Fun
Revamp Your Password Policy with a Password Manager
Smartphones Call for Smart Security
The 3 Biggest Ways You Can Help Your IT Department






April 2015

Cyber Security Training for Your Office
4 Scenarios Where Backup and Disaster Recovery is Optimal
Will Microsoft’s New Office App Sway Dethrone PowerPoint?
How Managed IT Services Improve Your Company’s Customer Service
Should You Cut the Telephone Cord?
3 Mobile Myths to Consider





March 2015

Lunch and Learn: How to Securely Manage Your Files in the Cloud – March 19, 2015
Don’t Forget to Renew Your Software Licenses
Tip of the Week: How to Stay Safe on a Public WiFi Network
The 3 Ways to Resolve a Technology Issue
Introducing Cloud Computing to Your Business
4 Old Internet Protocols Increasingly Vulnerable to Hacking Attacks





February 2015

Total Networks Earns Respected Technology Industry Security Credential
50 Shades of Confidentiality: The Unwitting Law-Breaking Lawyer
4 Signs You’ve Been Hacked
The Value of Doing IT Right the First Time Around
4 Qualities to Look For In the Next Company that Services Your Tech
Newsflash! Electronic Signatures Deemed Legal …146 Years Ago!





January 2015

4 Business Goals that Virtualization Improves Upon
Information Technology at the Movies
Happy New Year!
How BYOD Neglect Can Ruin Your Business
Scam Artists Turn to ID Spoofing to Get You to Answer the Phone

From the Archives - 2014 Newsletters

December 2014

Unlike Lightning, Solar Flares Can Strike the Same Place Twice
4 Reasons Why Your System is Bugged
Happy Holidays!
People are the X Factor for a Successful Technology Strategy
How Secure Are Your Virtual Servers?






November 2014

Total Networks Welcomes Paul Miller!
What Do You Look for in a Cloud Service Provider?
Happy Thanksgiving!
Small Businesses Need an Intranet
Just 28% of Organizational Data Stored Has a Clear Business Value
BYOD Might Not Be a Good Fit for Every Business






October 2014

Business Partner Spotlight: D. French Advisors, LLC opens Phoenix Legal Recruiting Office
3 Ways to Keep IT Simple Stupid (KISS)
3 Sure Ways to Increase Workplace Productivity
How Much Cash Can Hackers Cost Your Business?
Data Recovery Testing: The One Test That Will Save Your Business!






September 2014

Introducing FirmSharesm by Total Networks – Business Grade File Sync
When it Rains, it Pours – Keep Your Cloud-Based Data Safe
Computing Giants Microsoft and Apple Still Fighting in New Mobile Frontier
Use a Firewall Before You Get Burned
Troubleshoot Performance Issues with These 3 Network Cabling Tips






August 2014

Partnerships and Teamwork Facilitate a Successful Office Relocation
Business Technology, The Right Way
3 Great Consumer Mobile Apps for Your Business
A Desktop Virtualization Infrastructure can Save Your Business Barrels of Cash!
Risky Business: 4 Ways to Handle Risk






July 2014

Total Networks is on the Move
WiFi Protected Setup – How Does it Work?
Happy 4th of July!
4 Easy Ways Cloud Computing is Changing IT for the Better!
How to Prevent Server Problems Like Memory Failure from Hurting Productivity
Does Your IT Department Wanna Go Fast?






June 2014

How Much is Your Data Worth?
Diagnosing CPU Issues
The Virtual Hand that Terrorizes the Cradle
Internet vs. Intranet A Lesson from Y2K’s Unsung Heroes
Microsoft Patches Internet Explorer Bug–Even for Windows XP!






May 2014

Appreciation Event at the Phoenix Suns Was a Blast!
Tips for Evaluating & Migrating Your Firm to a New Practice Management/Financial Management Software
Should Increased Mobile Malware Attacks Deter You from BYOD?
Retro 1800s Business Practices Can Cost Your Company Money!
What is a Botnet Attack and How Do You Stop It?
Avoid These 3 Bad IT Service Traps





April 2014

Welcome Newest Total Networks Employees Owen Brearley & Dionté Jones!
Windows XP Becomes a Business Liability on April 8th!
7 Surprisingly Hilarious Tech Statistics
Prevent Downtime by Planning Your Network Maintenances
How a Print Server can Prepare Your Business for the Future
Yep, We’ve Got that Covered Too!
Thieves Want Your Backup Data




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March 2014

Total Networks Implements Cutting Edge Technology at Historic House Office
The Time to Upgrade Windows Server 2003 is Now
The Benefits of a Simplified   Communication Solution from VoIP
4 Important Considerations to Make When Shopping for a Server
Is Fast WiFi the Most Basic of   Human Needs?






February 2014

5 Essential Questions to Ask When Buying Mobile Devices for Your Business
4 Giveaways that Your Email is Trying to Trick You
iOS vs Android: Who Won in 2013?
Data Backup: The Bad, Good, Better, Best, and Redundant
Improve Productivity and Protect Your Business with UTM






January 2014

Total Networks Client Ridenour, Hienton & Lewis’ Culture of Giving is Readily Apparent
4 Data Loss Scenarios that can Happen to You!
Secure Your Sensitive Data with VPN
What to do with Your Old PC
The 50 Year History of Our Industry
The 4 Best Things about Remote Support