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We work hard behind the scenes so annoying technology issues don't slow your business down.

Our mission is to help businesses like yours increase productivity and get more out of the technology you invest in.
We specialize in solutions that safeguard and protect your data and keep operations running smoothly.

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Intelligent remote monitoring, proactive maintenance, and behind-the-scenes remote support.

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Protect your business from threats like malware, viruses, phishing attacks, hackers and other threads.

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Ensure peace-of-mind in any situation with the most complete data backup solution available.

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When you just want IT to work!

There are a lot of computer shops out there that you can call up to fix an issue or install a piece of equipment. They might be able to get you out of crisis mode, but they aren’t looking at the full picture.

At Eclipse Integrated Systems, we understand business. We consult. We provide solutions to solve everyday challenges. We just happen to fix computers as well.

We believe (and have proven) that if you proactively manage technology, run maintenance religiously, and monitor a business network, everyday issues and downtime will be greatly reduced.

This is what makes us different than your typical tech support company. Sure, we can fix computer issues when you have them, but our specialty is preventing them in the first place.

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Is Your Business a Target for Internet-Based Threats?

I’m not even here to talk about viruses. That’s what antivirus is there to stop, and it’s more than likely that, as a business owner, you’ve got that covered. The point is that threats are growing rapidly, and the classic computer virus doesn’t even scratch the surface.

“But Wait, I’m Small Potatoes, I’m Not a Target… Right?”

The problem is that many business owners and office managers are running their organizations without realizing what they are up against. They don’t realize how valuable the data they have could be. They forget how much they will be willing to give up to bring their business back from the brink of disaster.

Those who distribute, deploy, and develop these threats understand all of this. They know if they infiltrate a small business they can likely pull personal data, contact information, credit cards, social security numbers, and more. They know they can get passwords to accounts and devices to spread out further. Worst of all, they know that a small business doesn’t usually have the same security measures in place.

Let me ask you, if you were a bank robber, and you were looking at two banks in town to rob, would you go for the big, high-security, armed-guards-at-the-door, big-steel-vault bank? Or would you rather hit the smaller, quieter, less guarded bank just outside of town? I’m no bank robber (and I hope you aren’t either) but my guess is that the smaller payoff is worth the lesser risk.

Hackers think the same way. Sure, you hear about big corporations getting hacked and exploited over stupid mistakes they make in their IT, but you hear about them because they are the big companies in the spotlight. Small companies can make the same mistakes with their IT, but they aren’t going to be in the news.

Don’t Take it Personal, But Take it Seriously

IT security isn’t personal. A cyberthreat isn’t targeting you because they don’t like your face or your product or what you stand for. It’s targeting you because you were one of a million email recipients in a big email blast of phishing attempts and you were unlucky enough to have an employee fall for it.

It’s targeting you because it noticed you were one of a hundred thousand users who had a network printer that didn’t have the proper patch that fixes an exploit and the password was the same one that was set up at the factory.

It’s targeting you because it detected that there are Windows XP PCs on your network and it is targeting an unsupported exploit in the operating system.

We hope that cyberthreats don’t find any reason to target you or your business. The problem is that there are so many growing threats, exploits, and scams out there that businesses need to actively take control of their IT to keep their data safe.

I want to help your New Jersey business. I don’t care if you have an IT provider already, if you have internal IT staff, or if you are just going it alone. I want to help you determine how safe your data actually is. We’re happy to do it discreetly too. Just give us a call at 800-340-0505 and ask for Marc Buonocore. I have the tools and the knowledgeable team who can help make the adjustments to your IT to keep it secure and to keep your business running.

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Tip of the Week: Solve (Don’t Complicate) Problems

What Does Yak Shaving Have to Do With My Business?
Literally? Probably nothing, but as a metaphor, quite a bit. The Yak Shaving example presents a hypothetical scenario depicting the worst kind of procrastination: semi-defensible.

Let’s walk through such a scenario: You need to complete a proposal, but you’re tired and having difficulty concentrating. However, when you go to the break room, you find that there’s no coffee. Uh oh. So, you figure you need to make sure that the company has more… but you’re really tired, so ordinary coffee just isn’t going to cut it. Therefore, you start researching the most potent coffee beans in the world, which just so happen to be grown on a remote island, and can only be harvested by a yak. Great, now you need a yak. Hopping on a plane, you fly to the Himalayas to procure a yak - but wait! This coffee-bean island is located in a very temperate climate, so it would be cruel to bring a shaggy yak there still covered in its thick, insulating fur. You simply have to shave it. Only once you have shaved your yak free of all that oppressive hair, will you be able to bring it to this coffee-bean island so that you can brew a potent enough cup of coffee to finally, finally complete your proposal.

Obviously, this example is ridiculous, but only because it is an overly exaggerated version of the “logic” that many turn to in the attempt to avoid a less-desirable task.

We’ve all been in a position where the prospect of working on a particular task is so unappealing to us in a given moment, that we will do anything we can to avoid it - even if that means prolonging the preparation of this task. However, once we can recognize that we’re approaching a yak with a razor, we can correct this behavior and resume worthwhile, productive work.

How to Identify (and Overcome) Your Hairy Yaks
If you find that you have a propensity for procrastination of this kind, there are ways that you can work on your problems.

The first step is, like so many things, to develop the ability to recognize your tendencies. Consider the tasks that you have lined up for yourself - how many actually need to be completed in order to proceed toward the ultimate goal? While any plan will have a few legitimate problems, seeking out excuses is a sure sign of procrastinating what really needs to be done.

However, this doesn’t entirely discount the value that your particular yak can provide you - after all, to get to the yak-shaving portion of your problem-solving process, you will have to have collected quite a bit of insight. In turn, this means that there’s a fair chance that you know a better way to approach your challenge - which means you have the option to do something that may seem somewhat extreme.

Your Costs Thus Far Are an Investment
By nature, any hairy yak problem will be a time-consuming endeavor - time-consuming to the point that, even when you discover the better answer, it may not seem worth it. After all, you’ve already put so much time into the one approach, why let all that time go to waste?

At the end of the day, the successful completion of your actual goal needs to outweigh any frustration you may feel at your process of completing it. The results are what matter - so, regardless of if you’ve been working on a problem for minutes, hours, or weeks, don’t be afraid to go back to the drawing board if a better way pops up.

Eclipse Integrated Systems is in the business of delivering optimized solutions to meet your business’ needs, eliminating any excuse your employees may have to shave a yak. To learn more about what we offer, feel free to explore our website, or call us at 800-340-0505.

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New Technologies You’ll Soon See in Smartphones

As good as this technology has been, innovation has been a driving factor in its overwhelming popularity. With innovation slowing, the smartphone market has plateaued, and with the enormous investment made by electronics manufacturers, it is starting to scare off investors. Today, we will take a look at the next set of innovations that are going to be used in the smartphones of the future to ensure that we have the tools we need to keep moving forward.

Smartphone Popularity
It’s not a shock that so many people are locked into their phones; and, now there are more people than ever. Over 3 billion people now own and regularly use a smartphone. Not only do they provide access to people via the phone, applications, and social media, they also have a lot of fun games, the ability to take dictation, pictures, and video, and an impressive amount of content in which to choose. They also offer a lot of benefit for business use.

As popular as these devices are, there are a lot of smartphone manufacturers that are running in the red at the moment. This is despite the massive growth in Internet connectivity throughout the world.

The Future of the Smartphone
When attempting to look into our proverbial crystal ball to find out what the smartphone of the future looks like, you have to be imaginative. This is mainly because most of the smartphones that have been manufactured up until today look remarkably similar. Sure, in the early days of the smartphone they came equipped with what is known as a QWERTY keyboard, but ever since the responsiveness of touchscreens has improved, most phones house only a multi-touch-screen.

This leads us to the first feature that the phones of the very near future will have: In-display fingerprint readers. Chinese smartphone manufacturers Huawei and Xiaomi have begun to incorporate this very technology into their flagship phones. For much of the past five years, phones have been putting fingerprint readers on the phones to provide biometric security options for access to the phone’s contents as well to access to certain information in apps that have integrated the technology. By building it into the display, engineers don’t have to find a way to make the fingerprint reader accessible, it’s built right into the screen.

Speaking of the screen, a lot of research capital has gone into improving smartphone screens. With the development of more powerful, flexible materials, smartphone manufacturers have been steadily improving the displays of their products. In the very near future, expect major smartphone manufacturers to begin taking advantage of the OLED flexible screen technology. Additionally, along with being flexible, the amount of pixels used in these devices is going to push phones into being more media hubs than they are even today. In just a few years expect to see displays and capture capabilities that are doing 8K video.

As far as content capture goes, one of the biggest differences between phones of 2019 and phones of 2017 aren’t improvements in display or processing power, they are improvements in media capture through improved cameras and microphones built into the phones. In fact, the immediate future for phones seems to be tied to how effective it can be capturing content. Some phones have started to push this concept already, offering up to three different lenses that provide different features for the user. Expect this to continue. In fact, if the concept photos for new flagships are any indication, expect devices to start coming with a multitude of camera options. The higher the resolution the media is, the larger the files are, the faster the network has to be.

This brings us to our next expectation. We’ve been promised 5G mobile networking for several years now as 4G approaches a decade in service. We may have to wait a little longer, but in the next few years we will begin to get the bandwidth promised. Today the average mobile network provides data speeds of 30-to-100 Mbps. With 5G, we are looking at speeds of 10-to-20 times that. With the availability to send and receive data at speeds like that, better applications will drive the innovation of the medium well beyond what is capable with 4G. As far as computing goes, more power is always welcome.

No matter what cool, new, interesting, fast, and honestly remarkable features manufacturers put in a smartphone, if it doesn’t have the power to handle these features, it's a cool looking paperweight. Powering your phone today is likely either a lithium ion or lithium polymer battery. The facts are that the more powerful a device and its features are, the more power needs to be generated for sustained use. Scientists are trying to develop what they are calling a solid-state battery, which uses solid electrodes and electrolytes, rather than the liquid and polymer electrolytes found in modern smartphone batteries. Boosting the power in a device helps it power more dynamic features and helps it last longer, a major benefit for any smartphone.

What smartphone features would you like to see in the future? Leave your thoughts in the comments section below, and return to our blog for more great technology information.

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Eclipse Integrated Systems launches new website!

Eclipse Integrated Systems is proud to announce the launch of our new website at www.eisystems.com. The goal of the new website is to make it easier for our existing clients to submit and manage support requests, and provide more information about our services for prospective clients.

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