Client Spotlight: Laura Liss and Employee Overtime Rules Changes

This month’s client spotlight features Laura Liss of Patzik, Frank & Samotny Ltd. PFS has been a client of AZBS for 11 years. PFS celebrated its 25th anniversary earlier this year. PFS began as a corporate and securities boutique law firm and has expanded its practice areas, which include employment law, estate planning, healthcare, intellectual

By |2020-03-09T08:42:50+00:00November 7th, 2019|(Tech) Microsoft Dynamics General, Articles|

Criminal Cyber Activity, and How AZBS can Help to Protect You

You’ve probably noticed the steady increase in the number of data breaches and cyber-attacks reported in the news recently. Not only has there been an increase in the type of attacks that make the news, but there has also been a drastic increase in the number of attacks on small businesses.The cloud is a very

By |2020-03-09T08:43:42+00:00November 7th, 2019|Articles|

Support Ending: Windows 7, Server 2008, and Exchange 2010

“All good things must come to an end” will ring loud and clear come January 2020. Like with all of Microsoft’s operating systems, Mainstream and Extended Support is provided by Microsoft for a period of time. Microsoft calls its products “End of Life” when the Extended Support period comes to an end. Microsoft will stop

By |2022-01-07T11:14:44+00:00February 19th, 2019|Articles|

Wi-Fi Issues When Traveling: Why Is My Internet So Slow?

While traveling to different locations, many people experience slower internet and remote connection speeds while connected to public wi-fi. Many have wondered why this happens since the same laptops, tablets, and mobile devices work perfectly fine when they're at home or at the office. There are a variety of reasons you experience internet performance issues

By |2022-01-07T11:22:38+00:00January 29th, 2018|Articles|

Outlook Slow? Try These Simple Tricks to Speed It Up!

By Katie LaPorte, AZBS Service ManageLarge mailbox sizes can affect your day to day workflow if not maintained. You may notice a performance lag in Outlook, or from time to time, you may receive a message from Outlook indicating your mailbox is approaching its' limit. This message also indicates that if email cleanup is not

By |2022-01-06T08:33:59+00:00January 25th, 2018|Articles|

Consider Yourself Warned: It’s Time to Get Serious About Security

DropBox, Yahoo, Hotmail, Gmail, LinkedIn, Oracle, the IRS, the US Department of Justice, Verizon Enterprise Solutions, Premier Healthcare. What do all of these organizations have in common? They are all victims of some of the largest data breaches in 2016… so far. Whether they’re in it for your money or information, cyber security threats are

By |2021-12-30T14:33:09+00:00November 23rd, 2016|Articles, Security|

Are you Ready for Windows 10?

Microsoft recently pushed the Windows 10 Fall Update and AZBS is happy to report that with this update, we can now recommend Windows 10 in the workplace (in most cases). This major update fixed a lot of bugs caused by peripherals, search, etc. It also brought refinements that didn’t make the original release back in July. In

By |2022-01-03T20:59:56+00:00September 24th, 2016|Articles|

The Necessity of Creating Leaders

The Necessity of Creating Leaders Many small and medium businesses struggle to stand the test of time, and experience stunted growth potential for one key reason: They have only one leader. An entire organization looks to one figurehead for everything. Owners often make too many everyday decisions, create all new processes, manage projects, clients, and

By |2022-01-07T11:04:57+00:00September 15th, 2016|Articles|

Top 10 Qualities That Make A Great Leader

Source: Having a great idea, and assembling a team to bring that concept to life is the first step in creating a successful business venture. While finding a new and unique idea is rare enough; the ability to successfully execute this idea is what separates the dreamers from the entrepreneurs. However you see yourself, whatever

By |2022-01-03T20:55:31+00:00August 4th, 2016|Articles|