NPI Technology Management Blog

risk perception

Datto surveyed 1,700+ Managed Service Providers serving 100,000+ small-to-mid-sized businesses around the globe and here are some of the results: Only 38 percent of SMB clients are “highly concerned” about the business threat of ransomware The ransom isn’t what breaks the bank. The downtime and data loss cut the deepest Among those industry verticals who […]

This article first appeared in the All About IT column of Vermont Business People in January 2018.   As a small-business owner or manager, you may think your company is too small to be concerned about data breaches and data risk management. If so, you aren’t alone. Sixty-eight percent of business owners surveyed in 2017 […]

IT audits are one of many tools to help manage risk and identify areas of your business that are not only open to vulnerabilities but also can be further improved and protected. Consider an IT audit as a litmus test to improve overall accountability.  Auditors provide independent and objective statements of key measurements that illuminate […]

Savvy business leaders identify and control key risks.  This is even more important in the area of technology as it is embedded in all aspects of every daily transaction.  Surprisingly, many C-level executives seem to never quite find the time or resources to deal with this issue and end up with an event that puts […]

This summer I fully ruptured my Achilles tendon while unsuccessfully navigating rocky, challenging terrain on a mountain bike. Fortunately, I am well on my way through a long recovery. The injury felt like a complete fluke as I never would have considered I would get hurt while trying to step off a bike. Before that […]