Entries by Michael Leyland

10 Essential Qualities of Top-Level IT Support for Rockland and Putnam County Businesses

What distinguishes high-quality IT support from mediocre or substandard services? Is it lower prices or flat-fee services? At XSolutions, we believe several crucial factors separate good IT providers from great ones. When clients switch to us from their old providers, we consistently hear the same feedback: they didn’t realize how poor their previous support was […]

Staying Secure: Lessons from the Omni Hotels Cyber-Attack

Recently, Omni Hotels & Resorts suffered a significant cyber-attack, which resulted in a complete shutdown of their IT systems and disrupted daily operations across the hotel chain. This event which occurred in early April, led to extensive challenges including disruptions in managing reservations and issues with point-of-sale systems in restaurants and retail locations within the […]

Securing Success: Elevating Rockland and Putnam County Businesses with Premier IT Support

Empowering Rockland and Putnam County Businesses with Exceptional IT Support In Rockland and Putnam counties, where technology integrates deeply into every facet of business, top-tier IT support is not just helpful—it’s indispensable. Efficient IT services ensure seamless operations and safeguard sensitive data, playing a crucial role in maintaining productivity and securing your financial health. Yet, […]

Maximizing Business Efficiency with Expert IT Support in Bergen County

In the competitive business environment of Bergen County and its neighboring regions, stellar IT support is not just a benefit—it’s a cornerstone of business success. Reliable IT services ensure seamless operations, safeguard vital data, and are critical in protecting your bottom line. However, the consequences of inadequate IT support are often underestimated, leading to significant […]

How New York Businesses Can Easily Eliminate Tech Problems

In Rockland County, where businesses thrive on connectivity and efficiency, losing internet or phone services isn’t just an inconvenience—it’s a potential financial disaster. Remember the recent AT&T outage that left about 1.7 million users, including numerous local enterprises, without service? Such disruptions underline how critical robust IT support is—not just for recovery, but for preventing […]

6 Common Technology Problems Small Business Owners Face

Technology can provide a strategic advantage for companies in every industry when properly utilized. However, one of the biggest issues small business owners face is overcoming some of the common tech obstacles that hinder productivity. These issues can range from minor inconveniences to serious threats that can permanently shut down a business. In today’s blog, […]

Pirates Aren’t Just Threats on the Oceans Blue

“Know Ye That We Have Granted And Given License To Adam Robernolt and William le Sauvage…to annoy our enemies by sea or by land, wheresoever they are able, so that they share with us the half of all their gain.” These were the words of King Henry III of England as he issued one of […]

How $43,000 Got Stolen From A Small Business In The Blink Of An Eye

In the following story about a run-of-the-mill cyber-attack, I’ll share several ways this could have been avoided. Make sure to forward this to anyone who might be making online payments and, better yet, your entire staff. The name of the company and principals have been withheld so they don’t become a further target. $43,000 Gone In […]

Out With The Old: Debunking 5 Common Cybersecurity Myths

In today’s hyperconnected world, cybersecurity is a critical concern for individuals and organizations alike. However, as the digital landscape evolves, so do the myths and misconceptions surrounding cybersecurity. If you want to be protected, you have to understand what the real threats are and how you could be unknowingly overlooking them every single day. In […]