What you need to know to manage your business technology intelligently, securely, and profitably.
Symphony Systems is committed to the objective reporting of facts and the unbiased analysis you need to make intelligent, optimal decisions for your business. We’re different because we’re not a reseller of third-party products. That means we’re independent in our search for the best solutions our industry has to offer and steadfastly committed to the truth.
Here you’ll find a wide variety of timely, helpful, and practical resources. Some are breaking news, some timeless advice. Some are bold, some surprising. All are independent, objective, and presented with integrity to equip you to make important technology decisions for your business.
Could you really lose one of your most important cyber assets because of something that you receive in the physical, postal, paper mail? Yes. No, we’re not talking about the recent ransomware attack against Pitney [...]
The guy banging on the door yelled, “Get out!” The people inside were startled, but they were being saved, not the victims of a home invasion. Residents and business owners in the Sylmar neighborhood of [...]
We’ve noticed that after being hit by ransomware, there are generally two possible outcomes experienced by most organizations: inconvenience and devastation. Did you know you can choose which one happens to you? We’ve noticed a [...]
Yes, it can. Let’s prevent it. The weekend’s local TV news headline read, “‘Felt so violated:’ Milwaukee couple warns hackers are outsmarting smart homes.” I’m sure it wasn’t pleasant. Someone was talking to them through [...]
Did hurricane Dorian wipe out your data? Probably not. But what about the tornado just north of Chicago 36 hours ago? When natural disasters make the news, people start thinking about their safety, and [...]
Apps I download from Apple’s iTunes or Google’s Play Store are safe, right? Well, usually. However, here at Symphony Systems we’re always on the lookout for the exceptions, and here’s the latest one. Who [...]