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If you use public Wi-Fi, understand the security risks and remember these tips to stay safe

First, you may ask what is public Wi-Fi? It is free Internet access and available in popular places you probably frequent often, such as malls, coffee shops, hotels, restaurants, etc. While it may seem harmless to log on to their free Wi-Fi to check your bank account, read emails, look at Facebook, Instagram or other social media or even catch up on the news, STOP and think twice before you do it again.

Get IT Support

When you need IT Support, OrLANtech is here for you during business hours as well as after hours. Exceptional customer IT support and IT services are priorities for us. With that, if you should have an IT support request, there are the many options you can choose from to reach us. Our rapid response team makes it a frictionless process.

Staff Spotlight: Chase Pendley, Client Success Manager

Chase recently started at OrLANtech, and is working part-time while he goes to school at the University of Central Florida. He is a senior and enrolled in the Professional Selling Program, which makes him the ideal candidate as one of our Client Success Managers. Chase enjoys getting out and meeting with prospective clients and networking with other professionals in the Orlando area. We are excited to have him at OrLANtech.

Check out these best Chrome extensions to install

What is a browser extension, you ask? It is similar to an app or plugin for your browser that adds features and functionality to your browser. Extensions are small software modules that help customize a web browser’s functionality, and are widely used. There are literally thousands of them used for navigation, shortcuts, security, ad blocking, gaming, etc., etc. The list goes on and on.

Save on printing costs with these 5 tips

Managing your print infrastructure efficiently will minimize your IT budget. It sounds impossible, but it can be done. Many small and big enterprises don’t realize that they are using ineffective printing models, but you can make a difference if you follow these tips. Replace outdated printers Outdated and cheap printers may be functional, but they […]

Virtualization is different from the cloud

Virtualization and cloud computing can be confusing, especially to business owners who are not familiar with them. But when you understand their differences, you’ll be able to best take advantage of these technologies. Virtualization Imagine a company with five servers, each assigned a single task such as storage, email, etc. If there were a spike […]

How to spot email phishing scams

You are sure to have encountered phishing scams galore and had the good sense not to fall for any of them, hopefully. These fraudulent attempts to gain access to your sensitive information are getting ever-more sophisticated. There are several things you should do to avoid becoming a victim of scams and sharing your personal information and/or account details.

How to make the most out of your CRM

Building rapport with customers has never been easier with customer relationship management (CRM) software. You can keep track of contact information, buying preferences, and sales patterns. It’s a must-have for all sales and marketing teams. If you want to know how to make the most out of your CRM, follow these tips. Always update customer […]

Single Sign-On: The key to user management

Making passwords can be tedious. From complexity requirements to minimum lengths, creating a password for each new account brings its own set of headaches. If this problem is reaching a boiling point, Single Sign-On (SSO) solutions can help. These techniques are secure, easy-to-manage, and do away with the need to manage a long list of […]