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Archive for June, 2023

Unlocking Efficiency and Optimization: Exploring CMMS

Running a business means looking after all your assets, from your property and equipment to your inventory. A good way to do this is by using CMMS software. CMMS stands for Computerized ...

Recovering Trust: Meta’s Refund Initiatives for Advertising Glitch Provide Relief to Affected Advertisers

Imagine putting money into an ad plan and having a tech issue cause costs to skyrocket. This issue hit many businesses when Meta Platforms, the owner of Facebook and Instagram, faced a ...

Understanding and Mitigating Brute-Force Attacks

Recently, a team of researchers from Zhejiang University and Tencent Labs uncovered a new type of cyberattack, termed "BrutePrint." This approach targets the fingerprint authentication commonly found on today's smartphones. This is ...

Embracing Password Passkeys: Strengthening Business Security in the Password-less Era

Passwords protect our privacy but don't offer the most convenient experience. Tech giants like Apple, Google, and Microsoft show that there's a better alternative: passkeys. They are a different form of login ...

Best Practices To Keep in Mind Against Cybersecurity Threats

As a business owner, you must take every precaution to safeguard your company's data. Cybersecurity threats can harm your success and the future of your company. Guarding against these risks is essential ...

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Harness the Power of Data Analysis to Skyrocket Your Business Growth

Harness the Power of Data Analysis to Skyrocket Your Business Growth

Data is king in the current business landscape. It’s an era of ever-changing market dynamics, strong competition, and an increasingly[...]
Apple’s iOS 18: Unlocking New Possibilities for Your Business

Apple’s iOS 18: Unlocking New Possibilities for Your Business

Suppose you're a business owner currently using an Apple operating system. In that case, you may have been anticipating the[...]
How IT Can Drive Business Growth

How IT Can Drive Business Growth

As a business owner or leader, one of your responsibilities is exploring new ways to grow your business. There are[...]

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Austin, TX 78759
(512) 336-2970

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Austin, TX 78702

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Since 2003, The Critical Update has been a leading provider of IT support and consulting, focusing on small and medium sized businesses in the Austin metropolitan area. We have helped hundreds of businesses increase productivity and profitability by making IT a streamlined part of operations. We equip our clients with customized technology solutions for greater operational value and to reduce risk.

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