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What is a Managed Service Provider?

What is a Managed Service Provider? A Managed Service Provider (MSP) is now a widely accepted technology term for a team of IT specialists that take responsibility for a company’s hardware, software, and network infrastructure maintenance and support.  The type of maintenance that a Managed Service Provider typically offers is a proactive approach through monitoring…



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Computers Through Time

Desktop computers have come a long way since their creation in 1962 and launch in 1964.  Clunky, heavy, technical and involved are a few words that can be used to describe the world’s first personal computers.  In the 54 years since, computers have become intuitive, sleek and lightweight, user-friendly, and a “must-have” in millions of…



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6 Key Technology Certifications and What They Mean To You

Whether you employ an in-house IT team or outsource with a Managed Service Provider, keeping up with changing technology is imperative. Choosing infrastructure solutions for your company can be difficult enough, but the number of options available can confuse even the best IT team. And, once you’ve chosen a solution, updates, expansions, and new releases…



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Web Filtering: Are You Protected?

There are two sides to every coin and when there’s good you can guarantee there is bad. The internet is a prime example. In this blog, we will discuss different pros and cons to web filtering and why it’s important to you.   The internet has provided businesses everywhere with resources to learn, grow, and…



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Traditional Backup vs. Intelligent Business Continuity

For those who use technology, backing up your data has become second nature.  On a personal level, social sharing is taking over – live streaming, selfies, and social media updates are forcing data storage to become a top concern.  Data storage is a constant concern for companies as well.  Businesses of all sizes are asking…



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Why Your Internet Is Slow

From the smallest mom and pop coffee shop to the most technically advanced international corporation, the internet has changed the way the world does business. Today, a reliable internet connection is just as important as common utilities like water and electricity. And yet, most businesses have little understanding of their actual internet usage or bandwidth…



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Beware of this Wire Transfer Scam

Revolution Group has recently seen an increase in a highly successful spearphishing scheme. Attackers are disguising their operation with internal email domains to request wire transfers from an executive in the organization. The scammers are targeting finance departments and resources within an organization that have the ability to make the payment requests. Spammers are also…



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Expert Tips for Remote Access

Over the last five to ten years, workplace cultures have undergone a transformation. More than ever, the workforce is demanding flexibility in their work environments. From hotel rooms, to airports, to the home-offices, employees are logging hours remotely in vast numbers. According to data from Gallup’s State of the American Workplace, 39% of employees surveyed…



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3 Tips for a Successful Bring Your Own Device Initiative

Over the last ten years, personal technology devices such as smartphones, tablets, and notebooks have advanced to a point that people rely on these devices for every day tasks. Employees rely on these devices to answer emails, check their calendar, set reminders, or access enterprise resource applications. As a small or medium sized business, keeping…



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4 Reasons to Backup Your Business Email

Email is the corner stone of communication in this digital age. For many professionals, a majority of their communication is done through email. Its ease of use has thrust it to the forefront of interaction. With that being said, it’s easy to see that your business emails will have a lot of data and conversations…



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RevON IT Professional Certification Path

As a progressive technology consulting firm, Revolution Group is committed to paving a successful path for our IT Services Division. This is why you often notice our employees with a plethora of certifications and titles under their name. Here is a quick infographic depicting our RevON IT professional certification path. But what does it all…



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Jailbroken Devices: A Security Risk to Your Company?

Mobile devices are showing up in company settings at an exponential rate. The two big leaders in this market are the Apple iOS (iPhone & iPad) and the Google Android (Droid phones & Tablets) devices. It is becoming more and more common for consumers to “jailbreak” these devices. Jailbreaking is a way of bypassing the…



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