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Archive for August, 2023

Ways To Use Dashboards To Boost Your Business Growth

Do you want to grow your business in one simple, streamlined way? Monitor your profits and uncover trends with a custom data dashboard. This technology is a great way to keep track ...

How To Protect Your Business From QR Code Phishing Attacks

QR (Quick Response) codes are revolutionizing the way many businesses operate. Scanning these unique barcodes with your phone’s camera can instantly bring you to any website. While QR codes are convenient for ...

Learn How To Identify and Combat Zero-Day Exploits To Protect Your Business

With cyber-attacks on the rise, protecting your business from security breaches is crucial. One of the most dangerous threats to your company is a zero-day exploit. For maximum protection, you must understand ...

How To Protect Yourself From the MOVEit Breach and Stay Safe Online

Hackers are always developing new ways to steal data from Internet users. The most recent data breach to impact millions involves MOVEit, a popular file transfer tool. Even though this breach exposes ...

Secure Your Printer and Prevent Cyber Attacks

Printers are a common sight in offices. But did you know they can be a cybersecurity risk? Just like computers, your printers, copiers, and other devices are potential targets of hackers. What ...

How to Use Social Media to Engage Your Customers and Boost Your Business

Social media is an influential tool to connect with customers and grow your business. It offers an affordable marketing platform and improved brand visibility. You can reach many people without a hefty ...

VPN Security Tips for Your Business

Virtual private networks (VPNs) offer a safe path through the digital landscape. VPNs make a secure tunnel and that encodes your information. This encryption protects details like what websites you visit or ...

The Responsibility of Managing Data

Our world is overflowing with data. By 2025, experts anticipate there will be 180 zettabytes of global data. That is an abundance of information. Managing all of this data, however, is a ...

Mobile Tech: A Game Changer for Business Growth

Phones and tablets can help your business grow. Mobile tech can boost profits, make work easier, and get your target market interested. Here’s how you can use mobile tech to your advantage. ...

How Cloud Computing Impacts Business Efficiency

Cloud computing represents the future of business operations. This technology uses servers scattered across the internet to power your business. It delivers efficiency, flexibility, and scalability, directly impacting how you run your ...

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Securing Business Communication: A Guide to Email and Platform Safety

Securing Business Communication: A Guide to Email and Platform Safety

Do you want to protect your business against damaging cyber-attacks and phishing schemes? With "Securing Business Communication: A Guide to[...]
How Identity Theft Affects Small Businesses

How Identity Theft Affects Small Businesses

As a small business owner, you may assume that larger businesses are at a greater risk of hackers stealing their[...]
Remote Leadership: Strategies for Effective Management in a Virtual Environment

Remote Leadership: Strategies for Effective Management in a Virtual Environment

The business world is always evolving. Creating a solid foundation with a team and encouraging a positive work environment can[...]

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5114 Balcones Woods Dr.
Suite 307-429
Austin, TX 78759
(512) 336-2970

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1144 Airport Blvd
Suite 260
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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