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MXOtech is one of World’s Best Progressive IT Companies for 2nd consecutive year

MXOtech is one of World’s Best Progressive IT Companies for 2nd consecutive year

“This list includes an impressive group of technology companies. I am overjoyed that MXOtech has been recognized by MSPmentor 501 once again as one of the top performing managed service providers in the world,” said Joanna Sobran, Founder and CEO of MXOtech.

How to keep your employees from leaking confidential information

How to keep your employees from leaking confidential information

Back in 2014, Code Spaces was murdered. The company offered tools for source code management, but they didn’t have solid control over sensitive information — including their backups. One cyberattack later, and Code Spaces was out of business. Their killer had used some standard techniques, but the most effective was getting an unwitting Code Space employee to help — likely via a phishing attack.

Top enterprise system integration methods and tools

Top enterprise system integration methods and tools

By: Sean K Blair, CTO at MXOtech

You use connected devices and systems like Alexa, smartwatches and smartphones to perform everyday actions. In the workplace, enterprise systems for accounting, customer relationship management and enterprise resource planning have also become increasingly interconnected.

For Chicago Businesses: The 9-Step Security Checklist to ensure safe, recoverable data

For Chicago Businesses: The 9-Step Security Checklist to ensure safe, recoverable data

It seems like the news mentions a new cyberattack or cyber threat almost daily, so how could you possibly relax knowing that these innovative and creative hackers are constantly designing new ways to catch you and your data off-guard? A well-designed secure computer network can give you the confidence that “all systems are go,” whether you’re at home or in the office.

7 disaster recovery tips to help your Chicago business avoid data loss

7 disaster recovery tips to help your Chicago business avoid data loss

You stride into the office early one Monday morning. You grab a cup of coffee, flip on your computer and start checking email…

A note pops up that rivets your attention, announcing that your files have been encrypted and will only be returned upon payment of a ransom.

Read these tips to help ensure this doesn’t happen to you!

MXOtech CEO Joanna Sobran honored as one of the 15 Top Business Women in Illinois

MXOtech CEO Joanna Sobran honored as one of the 15 Top Business Women in Illinois

“I’ve had my ups and downs since I launched MXOtech in 2005, but part of what has helped me persevere has been my amazing network of people I’ve surrounded myself with – people that have supported my vision and helped me to make it a reality.”

Joanna Sobran is included among the state’s most inspiring female executives, influencers and achievers who are impacting various industries in corporate America.

What exactly is a business process improvement (BPI) assessment?

What exactly is a business process improvement (BPI) assessment?

A BPI is defined as the strategy a business uses to automate processes in order to contain costs. It consists of integrating applications, restructuring labor resources, and using software applications throughout the organization.

7 “need to know” secrets to choosing the right software

7 “need to know” secrets to choosing the right software

I recently had the honor of being invited to participate on a technology panel of experts in front of a group of 300+ technology companies. Despite teaching best practices learned over 10 years in business, MXOtech knows that the technology industry is constantly changing, and that means there is always more to learn.