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50% of all targeted attacks were aimed at businesses with fewer than 2,500 employees. – IBM Survey – 2013
Technology can be a small business best friend. It can help you work more efficiently, use the same services as large businesses, better protect your data and save money. Here are some tools and services where technology can help your small business become more profitable and productive. Business is regularly conducted over the internet today, and small businesses have become enticing targets for hackers. It is important that as a small business you appropriately secure your information, systems, and networks.
Why you should be concerned with information security.
IT Cyber-Security: with IBM, Sophos, InterproIQ & TechDataWith help from security experts and solution providers like GTS, SMBs are finding affordable end-to-end, tested solutions that are tailored to priorities for small and medium businesses. This strategy is allowing them to use their resources more strategically to keep the infrastructure that supports their Web applications up and running. Instead of playing catch-up to increasingly sophisticated cyber threats working against them, these small and medium businesses can instead manage costs, improve efficiency, and increase productivity. GTS can enable your business to focus on IT Cyber-Security needs in these areas:
Cloud Computing Services: with IBM & Stratus5
Small and midsize businesses (SMB) can find extremely beneficial value in Cloud Computing, whether it is in infrastructure solutions, or business solutions. Cloud computing is the delivery of services, software and processing capacity using private or public networks, where the focus is the user experience, and the underlying technology is invisible to the user, making cloud computing incredibly user-friendly. SMBs resolve challenges through Cloud Computing solutions from GTS in the following ways:
Copy Data Virtualization: with Actifio
Small and midsize businesses (SMB) have distinct needs for data management. From email archives to transactional data backup, SMBs have a focus on simplicity and cost. They also have a greater need scalability to support dynamic capacity growth as their business grows, or as seasonal contraction occurs. Effective copy data virtualization from GTS:
Business Resiliency & Recovery: with IBM
Small and midsize businesses (SMB) have very similar needs to large businesses in the area of resiliency and recovery (aka business continuity, and disaster recovery (DR)). But, they often have more limited resources, and less lead time in creating their plans for resiliency support. Recovery-as-a-Service (RaaS) and Virtualized Server Recovery (VSR) are examples of resiliency solutions that are addressing the needs of SMBs, by providing ready-made solutions at lower cost points through “recovery in the Cloud.” Benefits of VSR solutions from GTS help SMBs in the following ways: