4 Common Misconceptions about Big Data

Big data has big benefits, but many small business owners believe that it is a technology they cannot use. Here are four misconceptions fueling this belief.

7 Ways Businesses Use Hadoop

Hadoop is one of the best big data wranglers around, so big and small companies alike can trust it with any customer data set they throw at it. Here are seven ways businesses of all sizes can use Hadoop beyond its more obvious applications.

Integrating Social Media into Your IT Business

A simple online search of how to use social media for business can produce enough results to leave your head spinning. Here are some simple tips to start integrating social media into your marketing strategy.

How to Find a Bigger Audience for Your Facebook Page

With Facebook’s nearly 2 Billion users, it’s now more important than ever to leverage the world’s most popular social network to generate buzz and — more importantly — leads for your company. Here’s how to reach more people with your Facebook marketing.

5 Ways to Prepare Your IT Systems for Severe Weather

Hurricanes, tornados, and other types of severe weather can be devastating to your IT systems. Discover five ways you can prepare for severe weather so that damage and downtime are minimized.

What Happens after a Hacker Steals Your Password

A security firm posted a fictitious employee’s Google Apps credentials on the Dark Web to learn how cybercriminals use stolen passwords. Find out what the 1,400 hackers who viewed the credentials did with the information.