Understanding Information Technology

A series of blog posts and articles on important business and technology topics.

Understanding the Log4j Exploit – An Update on an Evolving Cybersecurity Situation
What is the Log4j Exploit? Here is an update on an evolving cybersecurity situation and what it means for the users.
Bridgehead IT Looks Back on Debut Year with Clutch
At Bridgehead IT, we bring with us more than 35 years of experience in the IT managed services and cybersecurity industry. Founded in 1999, our company has been one of the premier choices in San Antonio, Texas for anything IT-related services.
2022 Technology Terminology
Here is a glossary of the top technology terminology for 2022 to reference the concepts, processes, and solutions common in the IT industry.
Antivirus Software Isn’t Enough to Protect Your Business. Here’s What You Need To Know.
Antivirus Software Isn’t Enough to Protect Your Business in 2022. Here’s What You Need to Know to Protect Your Business.
Bridgehead IT Earns First Five-Star Clutch Review
Bridgehead IT is a premier partner with Microsoft, HPE, Cisco, SonicWall, and VMWare as well as a holder of multiple IT certifications. All of which is proof of skills that we gear towards helping our clients get the most out of their business operations through developing bespoke IT solutions.
How Much Should Your Business Budget For Technology?
Budgeting for technology does not need to be hard, but it is essential for any 21st-century business, no matter the size of the company. Understanding what exactly your company needs is a prerequisite for finding the best solution.
Why Your Business Needs MDR Services as Part of Your Cyber Security Plan
The simple definition of an MDR service is a 24-hour online security operation that protects technology infrastructure from the full range of threats, especially ransomware, which is still proliferating at an alarming rate.
Incident Response Planning: A Checklist for Your Business
Responding quickly to a cyber-attack is a business-critical capability. Here’s an overview on cyber security incident response best practices.
IT Services. What Is The Cost Of Hiring In-House Vs. Outsourcing?
Small business owners face challenges regarding in-house IT support and how to maintain information systems. What are the hidden costs?
Cyber Insurance 101: Understanding the Basics of Cyber Liability Insurance
Understanding the Basics of Cyber Liability Insurance If you’re searching for ways to lower the risk of suffering a cyber-attack, you turn to technologies like end-to-end encryption, multi-factor authentication, and many others.
What Is Cloud Management as a Service?
Cloud management services involve the control of a client’s cloud platform. You can find out more by checking out our guide right here.
11 Benefits of Cloud-Based Technology Solutions
Benefits Of Cloud-Based Technology Solutions like the ones Bridgehead IT offers, can prove extremely useful. This guide highlights key points to consider.
How a Plan of Action and Milestones Fits Into CMMC
When it comes to CMMC, you need to have a plan of actions and milestones. Our guide right here will walk you through this process.
Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification for DoD Contractors
Cybersecurity is an increasingly important topic to discuss. It’s evermore valid for safeguarding the most vulnerable information. In 2020, the Department of Defense (DoD) announced that all DoD contractors must follow CMMC standards.
Does Your Business Qualify For Cyber Insurance?
Are you a business owner looking to get cyber security insurance? Multi-factor Authentication is Now Required to Secure Cyber Insurance.
CMMC Level 1 Certification and Preparation
Preparing for the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification sounds challenging, but it doesn’t have to be. We will help get you started with this guide.
What Is Microsoft Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP)?
When it comes to Microsoft Defender Advanced Threat Protection, there are a few things you should understand. Our guide here has you covered.
Cybersecurity 101: Key Things to Understand
This article will serve as your cybersecurity 101, and walk you through some of the most important cybersecurity tips for small businesses along the way.
Edge Computing – What Business Leaders Should Know About the Next Era of Computing
In this digital-first world, business leaders are facing new challenges. What does the future hold for businesses? Read on to find out where companies need to focus and invest to be leaders in this new age.
7 Keys to an Effective IT Automation Strategy
Are you looking to increase automation in your business? You can automate many simple tasks with the help of technology, from payroll to marketing. You can also set up complex IT automation too. Not only does this save you and your employees valuable time for other projects, but it can also save you money.
Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification – Understanding Cybersecurity Maturity Models
In December 2020, The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency issued an urgent warning. American intelligence agencies believe that hackers had penetrated government systems.
Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification Requirements in 2021
In 2021, cyberattacks pose the fastest growing threat to America. This is also one of the hardest risks to understand. All businesses working with sensitive data need a Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC)
Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification: Top 4 reasons You Need FedRAMP Certification
One of the biggest challenges facing companies is guaranteeing information security for data, programs, and networks. Though you might practice thorough cybersecurity, it’s difficult to express your commitment without a regulatory body. That’s where FedRAMP can help your company stand out as a leader in security.
How Long Do Computers Last? 10 Signs You Need a New One
Did you know the average computer has a lifespan of five to eight years? Of course, how long your computer will last depends on what you use it for, whether you use it for work, pleasure, or how often you leave it on.
End Point Detection and Response: The Keys to Network Security and Monitoring
In 2020 alone, there have been over 1,000 cybersecurity attacks, and these cases alone have affected over 155 million individuals. Financially, cybersecurity attacks have caused damages valuing over $400 billion worldwide. However, cybersecurity is still not taken seriously by the general public.
End Point Detection and Response: What is Microsoft Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP)?
The crippling gravity of cybercrime was clearly illustrated this year with the attack on the Colonial Pipeline which led to shortages in fuel supplies. More recently, a concerted attack by Malaysian hackers attempted to penetrate Israeli banking sites.
The Benefits and Potential of Edge Computing
By 2025, 75% of data will be moved off of the cloud. It seems like the cloud just became the major method of data storage. But where are we heading next? The answer to that question is: Edge Computing.
5 Network Disaster Recovery Plan Pieces You’re Missing
Network disasters can come in any form, from performance degradation to network outages. They can occur anywhere and at any time, which affects your business. This is why you must have a reliable, solid, and inclusive disaster recovery plan (DRP).
The Impact of Edge Computing on IoT
The Impact of Edge Computing on IoTThe Impact of Edge Computing on IoT With IoT becoming such an integral part of daily life, it's crucial to understand how edge computing will impact it into the future. Keyword(s): Edge ComputingAdopting cloud solutions has become the present reality of computing for individuals and enterprises across the world. […]
365 Business Voice Features
Microsoft 365 Business Voice combines calls, messages, and meetings into one platform. It’s a part of Microsoft Teams, so it’s perfect for businesses and teams of any size. The program is available to businesses around the world, and it operates in the cloud. You can use it with other Microsoft 365 tools and software, so you can manage your business with one overall system. It’s a great way to communicate with others in your team as well as clients or customers. If you don’t want to rely on landline phones or different tools for calls and conferences, Business Voice is perfect for you.

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