Wi-Fi 6 will soon go mainstream and usher in the metaverse

April 11th, 2022 Posted by Life and Culture, Security & Surveillance, Small and Medium-Sized Businesses (SMBs), Technology 0 thoughts on “Wi-Fi 6 will soon go mainstream and usher in the metaverse”

“As our need for speed grows, Wi-Fi 6 and then Wi-Fi 7 will help us make the most of our new technologies.”

Glenn Baruck, The eDot Family of Companies


Ask most internet users, and they will agree that faster is better when it comes to their Wi-Fi service. In light of the recent seismic shift to a larger remote workforce, the rise of new technologies like virtual reality and the metaverse, improved speed and bandwidth throughput is becoming more critical to our everyday lives. Wi-Fi 6 is the latest technology that will help address these and other needs for improvement in our wireless world.

If you are curious about this new, faster technology and how it will grow and affect our productivity and entertainment, check out this excellent introduction to Wi-Fi 6 By Monica J. White for digitaltrends.com.


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12 Futuristic Technologies The Channel Thought We’d Have By Now

April 4th, 2022 Posted by Life and Culture, Small and Medium-Sized Businesses (SMBs), Technology 0 thoughts on “12 Futuristic Technologies The Channel Thought We’d Have By Now”

“A fun insight into the innovations some of the top tech execs had anticipated would be a part of our everyday business and personal lives by now.”

Glenn Baruck, The eDot Family of Companies


From AI and supersonic flight to ovens that automatically prepare our meals and flying cars, solution provider executives often have an inside track in predicting what technology innovations will influence our world. Sometimes, their technological prowess and predictions are spot-on. In other cases, new technologies that they expected to become mainstream are slow to catch on or never come to fruition!

In this fun piece, the staff at CRN.com reached out to some of the top channel solution provider execs to ask them which innovations they had high hopes for are still grounded or flying at a lower altitude than they had anticipated.


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7 Major Cybersecurity Risks For Midsize Organizations: Gartner

March 31st, 2022 Posted by Security & Surveillance, Small and Medium-Sized Businesses (SMBs), Technology 0 thoughts on “7 Major Cybersecurity Risks For Midsize Organizations: Gartner”

“Cybersecurity risks in 2022 are growing again, and midsize companies are prime targets for the bad guys. Know the top risks and be better prepared.”

Glenn Baruck, eDot


2021 was a hectic year for cybersecurity experts and IT professionals as organizations in the US and globally confronted a record number of cyberattacks. Statistics report that 2021 businesses observed 50% more attacks per week in 2021 compared to 2020. This alarming increase in the number of attacks was accompanied by a 10% year-over-year increase in the average cost of a data breach. According to expert predictions, 2022 does not look any better. Organizations and businesses of all sizes were affected in 2021, and this trend will continue in 2022.  

In this piece for crn.com, author Michael Novinson reveals the 7 major cybersecurity risks for midsize organizations and provides concise insight on each of them.


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Social Media Safety: How to Protect Yourself Online

March 28th, 2022 Posted by Life and Culture, Security & Surveillance, Small and Medium-Sized Businesses (SMBs), Technology 0 thoughts on “Social Media Safety: How to Protect Yourself Online”

“Social media continues to transform our lives. It can be an amazing place and dangerous if you don’t follow security protocols.”

Glenn Baruck, The eDot Family of Companies


Social media can be a lot of fun and is an exciting place to make new connections, share ideas, connect with old friends or like-minded people, etc. However, social media can also be a dangerous place for you, your kids, and your personal information. Predators and criminals constantly lurk, looking for vulnerable individuals, personal information and compromising data. Knowing how to protect yourself and teaching your children to do so on social platforms is critical to your privacy and mental health!

In this piece for teenvogue.com, author Elly Belle covers some of the risks and provides suggestions on making social media a safer place for all.


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4 critical security strategies to prevent cyberattacks in 2022

March 23rd, 2022 Posted by Security & Surveillance, Small and Medium-Sized Businesses (SMBs), Technology 0 thoughts on “4 critical security strategies to prevent cyberattacks in 2022”

“As the warnings keep coming, here are some strategies you can use to defend your organization!”

Glenn Baruck, Chicago Voice & Data


As the threat of Kremlin-linked hackers attacking US organizations grows, President Biden urged companies of all types and sizes to increase their cybersecurity to defend themselves against the Russian-led cyberwar. As these threats continue to grow, it is no longer optional for organizations to stand pat and hope they do not get attacked. If you’re looking for ideas on how to protect your organization, in this article for securitymagazine.com, author Tyler Farrar outlines four critical security strategies organizations can implement to prevent cyberattacks in 2022.


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iPhone SE 2022 Vs. Samsung Galaxy S21 FE: Cheap Phones Head-To-Head

March 21st, 2022 Posted by Life and Culture, Small and Medium-Sized Businesses (SMBs), Technology 0 thoughts on “iPhone SE 2022 Vs. Samsung Galaxy S21 FE: Cheap Phones Head-To-Head”

“Good news! You don’t have to break the bank to get one if you need a smartphone upgrade to up your tech game!”

Glenn Baruck, The eDot Family of Companies


Are you in the market for a new smartphone with the latest and greatest tech available but not inclined to break the bank? Well, you’re in luck! Smartphone giants Apple and Samsung are knocking heads with great new phones that feature many top bells and whistles for a more reasonable price.

In this comparison by Shane Snider for crn.com, the Apple iPhone SE 2022 and the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE go head-to-head in the most recent face-off of budget-friendly smartphones for 2022.

    


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