PC Corp Training – End Users and Tech Certifications

Where does your business rank? Canada’s Top 100 Employers use eight criteria to evaluate employers. Like athletes, businesses have to be well rounded and excel in multiple areas to make the list. Training & Development is one area considered when ranking the competitors.  The reasons are not complex: The workforce of today believes in training for tomorrow. In partnership with the …

Microsoft Licences – Price Increase

Microsoft has announced that they are moving forward on their Modern Commerce strategy with some program changes taking effect this fall.  There will be programmatic changes across their volume licencing programs that  specifically relate to offer pricing and discounting. Effective October 1, 2018, Microsoft Licencing prices will increase.  What are the changes coming in October 2018? Microsoft will be making …

50 Shades of Grey Market Products

With budgets under pressure, containing IT spending is a key item on any business’ financial strategy, but beware of the pitfalls before buying that ‘steal of a deal’. While most people are aware of the illegalities of counterfeit or ‘knock off’ products, Grey Market Products are less recognized. Grey Market Products might be the real thing made by the original …

Start On Time. Be In Control. Get Interactive.

The Right Tools for Team Meetings If your organization employs more than one human, chances are teamwork is a critical part of the daily routine. Interactive discussions create an undeniable energy among people that gives rise to great experiences and drives an organization forward. The creativity, teamwork and connections built during a dynamic conversation are irreplaceable. And if your office …

The 5 Most Costly Types of IT-Related Cybercrimes

A report issued by the Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) shows that cybercrime victims lost $1.4 billion in 2017.  The IC3, which is part of the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), was established to gather complaints from victims of Internet crime.

Watch Out for GDPR Phishing Scams

Sadly, but expectedly, on the heels of the European Union enacting their new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), hackers are now using this regulation as an opportunity to deceive people into providing the type of data that the GDPR is specifically designed to protect.

Reboot Your Router to Kill the VPNFilter Malware Unleashed by Russia

The FBI is advising users of consumer-grade routers and network-attached storage devices to reboot them as soon as possible to counter Russian-engineered malware that has infected hundreds of thousands devices. Earlier this week, Cisco’s security team disclosed a Russian-developed malware called VPNFilter which compromised at least 500,000 routers built by Linksys, MikroTik, NETGEAR, and TP-Link as well as network-attached storage …