Category: Blog

How Firewalls Work

From: GoHacking: If you have been using Internet on a regular basis or working in a large company and surf the Internet while you are at work, you must have surely come across the term firewall. You might have also heard of people saying “firewalls protect their computer from web attacks and hackers” or “a certain website… [Read More]

Keith Keller presents GreenCloud

Great week in Denver last week with HTG.  Our own Keith Keller, sharing his experiences with GreenCloud.  Great partner! GreenCloud is one of the nation’s fastest-growing providers of hosted solutions and services.  They’ve helped ACCi deliver the cloud to our awesome clients.  

ACCi Family Outing!

Team outing at Regions Field watching the Birmingham Barons! Thanks ACCi family for an awesome time! We enjoyed a great game, awesome food, and wonderful fellowship. We are back at it today – so give us a call for your I.T. needs! 205-987-8711

Wireless Security: Why You Need to Take It Seriously

When round after round of cyber attacks hit last year, such as WannaCry and Not Petya ransomwares, businesses dropped billions of dollars in high-profile breaches. On top of that, over half of the U.S. population’s Social Security information was compromised in the Equifax breach. It was a record-breaking year. Quite frankly, the only good that… [Read More]

IoT & Mobile Threats: What Does 2017 Tell Us About 2018?

There are many smart devices and IoT devices in the market that connect over Wi-Fi, such as cameras, personal and TVs. Imagine an attack on your personal privacy and a hacker gaining control over your device. Check out this article from SonicWall https://blog.sonicwall.com/2018/05/iot-mobile-threats-what-does-2017-tell-us-about-2018/  

Working with a Managed Service Provider

Managed Service Providers (MSPs) are providing a valuable service to their customers. However, many smaller institutions are still wary of investing in one. They don’t fully understand what outsourcing these duties can accomplish, and simply see the initial price as a deterrent.  That said, paying an MSP can actually end up saving money in the end… [Read More]

Why should your company use Managed Services?

  One question consistently asked by our clients is, “Why should we use your Managed Services?”  Many of these clients perceive that it would be better and more cost effective for them just to contact us as their technology issues arise.  It is a common misconception that having their technology under a Managed Services agreement… [Read More]