The Night Before Christmas (A Visit from St. Isidore)

The Night Before Christmas (A Visit from St. Isidore)
‘Twas the night before Christmas, and with all the work done, The office was closing for some holiday fun; Their coats buttoned up, they had all saved their files, Everyone’s face creased in a big, toothy smile. Colleen from finance had handed out treats, Fresh homemade cookies, hand-frosted and sweet, So, with smiling mouths filled with sugary tastes, All had made their way home, arriving with haste. With Santa Claus starting his gift-giving flight, The office...

Control Your Profile, Part III

Control Your Profile, Part III
Social media – we can’t live with it, but we really can’t seem to live without it. People who frequently read our blog will notice how often we discuss Facebook, one of the biggest players in the social media space. Seeing as privacy is one of the biggest concerns today, we’re wrapping up our short series on Facebook by reviewing the settings you might not have realized were options on your Facebook profile. Let’s face facts, with over 2.4 billion active...

Control Your Profile, Part II

Control Your Profile, Part II
In part one of this series we started to go through Facebook privacy failings, but we didn’t really give you any information you can use. For part two, we have decided to take you through some security setting for Facebook.  Facebook has over two billion users, and as a result, it has its fair share of privacy snafus. While they do (finally) make available all of a person’s Facebook information, their strategies to success are important reasons why there are so...

An Experienced Endorsement for Testing Backups

An Experienced Endorsement for Testing Backups
Just because you think that you’re following best practices, doesn’t necessarily mean that you actually are. Take it from this aspiring entrepreneur, who shared his own personal experience with us, so you could benefit:I used to be a sales manager, taught in the classic, old school approach. Basically, I just got to know my clients really well so I could always talk to them about something. Wishing them a happy birthday, finding out how their youngest...

Employee Spotlight: Marcus Martin

Employee Spotlight: Marcus Martin
Marcus is responsible for providing technical support in a helpful and friendly manner. He looks forward to learning more about IBT clients and helping solve any issues that may arise. Marcus has a wife, three children and a dog. As a family, they enjoy going on hikes, reading and playing board games. In his free time, you can find him watching classic movies, or listening to music.

Our Top 7 List of IT Myths and Wild Conspiracies

Our Top 7 List of IT Myths and Wild Conspiracies
Being in IT, we’ve seen and heard it all. Between the campfire horror stories of technicians to the outlandish IT conspiracies and ‘home remedies’ that get passed around, we’ve decided to compile a list of some of our favorite IT and technology myths.Myth #1 – Macs Are Secure and Don’t Get VirusesTo debunk this myth, we actually need to take a step back and admit that it’s based in a couple of truths. The average Mac user...