How to Prepare Your Team for Cloud-Based File Sharing

How to Prepare Your Team for Cloud-based File Sharing

What you need to know as you prepare to move your organizations files into Microsoft 365. In the past year, the Covid pandemic has highlighted for many businesses the various weak points and soft spots in their IT infrastructure. As businesses have come to take remote work for granted, systems that used to be accommodations […]
How Microsoft Office 365 Empowers the Modern Workplace

How Microsoft Office 365 Empowers the Modern Workplace

Work has changed. Here’s how Microsoft Office 365 is helping offices keep up. For decades, the workplace has undergone gradual changes as businesses have moved from analog systems to digital systems, and then from local networks to cloud-based networks. Each new stage has required new investments in IT infrastructure, and businesses have thrived or floundered […]
New Phishing Attacks on the Rise in 2021.

New Phishing Attacks on the Rise in 2021

Organizations are noticing an increase in targeted phishing attacks. Here’s how to prepare your staff. If you’ve noticed an increase in phishing attacks lately—in your email inbox, on your social media profiles, and especially as texts to your cell phone—you’re not alone. Back in September, Security Magazine posted an article describing research that showed a […]
4 Protections for Businesses with Microsoft 365 Enterprise Mobile + Security

4 Protections for Businesses with Microsoft 365 Enterprise Mobile + Security

The security protections offered by Microsoft 365 give businesses new tools to safeguard data, even on remote workstations. As any IT professional will tell you, IT security is an ever-evolving landscape, with new threats emerging each year, and new tools being developed in response. While the security arms race often feels like it is escalating […]
Top 6 Cybersecurity Hacks and Data Leaks of 2020

Top 6 Cybersecurity Hacks and Data Leaks of 2020

In a year when businesses around the world took their operations fully online, cybersecurity is more important than ever. It seems that every year brings with it a new list of major cybersecurity failures, from successful phishing schemes to exploited vulnerabilities to accidental leaks of customer information to the public. This year has been no […]
Best and Brightest

Brightline Wins Workplace Award 3rd Year in a Row!

Brightline once again named among “Metro Detroit’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®” Each year, Metro Detroit’s Best and Brightest Programs awards businesses in southeast Michigan for their work in creating a workplace environment that supports its employees through development programs, benefits packages, and generous compensation. Now, for the third year in a row, […]
5 Reasons Why All SMBs Need a Well-Rounded IT Partner

5 Reasons Why All SMBs Need a Well-Rounded IT Partner

Small- to mid-sized businesses looking for a managed service provider need to consider their capabilities. In today’s modern business world, it would be hard to find an organization that didn’t require specialized IT support for some portion of their business needs. These tech needs may be as simple as putting in place some basic security […]
securing your online identity

6 Best Practices for Securing your Online Identity

Protecting your online identity is critical for preventing widespread data loss. With the ever-increasing list of online companies reporting breaches of customer data, managing your online presence has never been more important. These breaches usually give the bad guys access to the usernames and passwords of account holders at that site. While having access to […]