Data Security: You returned your computer, but where’s your data???? #scary #datasecurity

Recently, Staples Business Depot did the unthinkable, they sold computers that had been returned, and the hard drives contained the previous owner’s private information according to an article on the www.cbc.ca news site which states, “Staples resold laptops with customer data, audit finds“. The article goes on to say that 54 of the 149 computers tested that were ready to …

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“Best of the Upstate” The RIGHT way to do it…

Okay, you have all seen the discussions on the Greenville News “Best of the Upstate” voting that is going on.  Many people feel it is “rigged”, or that a business can “buy a vote” by paying a certain amount of money (apparently that number is $850 dollars) in order to get their actual business name listed in a category… Every other …

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Best of the Upstate 2011 – Computer Service Provider

We believe that Homeland Secure IT is the best Computer Service Provider in the Upstate, and we are hoping you do too! Therefore, we humbly request that you click on the Greenville News “Best of the Upstate 2011” logo on the left and take a moment to vote for us! Our category is item #9, “Computer Service Provider”, please write-in …

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Nexlink, our preferred business computer vendor has a new look… #nexlink

Check out the new look for Nexlink’s computers! Same great case, with a more modern face plate… Those of us here at Homeland Secure IT have worked with computers from every major computer manufacturer you’ve heard of, and we are partners with many great providers of computers and servers, such as HP, Dell, Lenovo, Toshiba, etc…  However, for business computers, …

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Would you drive a car without a spare? Why would you not want a backup?

Would you drive a car without a spare tire in the trunk?  Auto makers are selling cars without spare tires! How about operating your computer without a backup? Not a week goes by that we don’t hear some horror story about computer owners losing data. It could be from a virus, a failed hard drive, a dropped notebook, even a …

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Looking for a SIP trunking provider for your business? Try nexVortex! #nexVortex #SIP #ITSP

If you are currently using a SIP trunking provider for your business, have a look at what nexVortex has to offer. Compare it to your current provider and see how they stack up! Homeland Secure IT became a partner with nexVortex after researching many other providers… We needed a reliable provider who could offer the features our clients needed at …

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i’m Watch – A little Android bling for your wrist… #android #cool #imwatch

Father’s day is this weekend, however, one of the things I would like is simply not available yet. That thing is the “i’m Watch”, a connected watch that works with your Android phone, which is not available to purchase, but you CAN preorder on the www.imwatch.it website. You get a wrist-watch type device that runs the Android operating system and …

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I wanted a secure password, so I just went with this one…

One of the newsletters I read regularly had a link to this video… So I figured it would be a great password to use…   Data from Star Trek TNG emulates Picard’s voice with a very long password. Share and Enjoy:

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