Voyage Technology Blog

Voyage Technology has been serving the Beaver Dam area since 1999, providing IT Support such as technical helpdesk support, computer support, and consulting to small and medium-sized businesses.

A Testimonial From the North Pole

A Testimonial From the North Pole

We’ve always been a proponent of preparing for the worst and hoping for the best where a business’ solutions are concerned. That’s why we were happy to receive an email from our friends at the North Pole telling us about a situation they ran into just a few days ago...

Continue reading
0 Comments

Antivirus, Analyzed

Antivirus, Analyzed

Antivirus is a crucial component to any network security platform, but do you know how it works? Below, we’ll go over how your security is improved by an antivirus solution.

Continue reading
0 Comments

Want Proof that You Need to Monitor Your Solutions?

Want Proof that You Need to Monitor Your Solutions?

When discussing the practice of monitoring solutions to prevent threats, it isn’t uncommon for many businesses to put these concerns on the back burner. However, every so often, an example comes around to help inspire businesses to take their monitoring seriously. This time, the example was the arrest of 24 spammers in October for scamming American citizens by impersonating Microsoft support staff members.

Continue reading
0 Comments

How Machine Learning Can Help Our Health

How Machine Learning Can Help Our Health

Machine learning has become a big deal in a variety of industries, healthcare being a prime example. There are a variety of applications for machine learning in this incredibly important field, all of which show great potential in improving patient care. Below, we dive into just a few examples of how machine learning can improve healthcare.

Continue reading
0 Comments

A Brief History of Data Backup

A Brief History of Data Backup

While data backup is a necessary component to any modern business’ success, the idea itself certainly isn’t modern. The act of protecting information dates back to before dates were even an inkling, when humanity was still writing data on cave walls to preserve it and notching animal bones to aid in primitive mathematics. Let’s review the history of data preservation, and how we’ve gotten to our current point.

Continue reading
0 Comments

Tip of the Week: Using Less Data on Android

Tip of the Week: Using Less Data on Android

Mobile data is extremely important to the productivity and efficiency of modern businesses--especially when employees and administrators are out of the office. The major drawback of this is that it can be an expensive setup, as mobile data transfer can be pricey. We can help you get around this issue by minimizing the amount of data your Android device uses.

Continue reading
0 Comments

BaaS Lets You Take Decentralization for a Test Drive

BaaS Lets You Take Decentralization for a Test Drive

One of the biggest problems with emerging technologies is the fact that it can be very hard to tell if they will actually provide any benefit to a business without taking the risk of implementing it. This leaves many businesses in a catch-22 of sorts: they lose money by not implementing a new solution, or they lose money because the new solution wasn’t a good fit.

Continue reading
0 Comments

Technology Basics: Bits and Bytes

Technology Basics: Bits and Bytes

In business, everything is measured. Every minute is quantified in order to run the most profitable business possible. When measuring data the measurements you’ll most hear are in bits and bytes. Today, we’ll get into the various ways bits and bytes are used to describe the technology we all use.

Continue reading
0 Comments

From Magnetic Tape to the Cloud: A Brief Look at the Past 60 Years of Data Storage

From Magnetic Tape to the Cloud: A Brief Look at the Past 60 Years of Data Storage

Data storage is such an important part of today’s business environment, but when was the last time you took the time to consider technologies that came before? Technology that exists today couldn’t possibly have existed 50, or even 20 years ago. How have the leaps and bounds made in the tech industry affected the status of data storage, and what does this trend mean for small and medium-sized businesses?

Continue reading
0 Comments

Dark Data Continues to Be a Problem for Businesses

Dark Data Continues to Be a Problem for Businesses

Your business requires specific data to keep operations moving on a daily basis. However, for all of the data that you use, there’s information that you have stored away that never sees the light of day. This “dark data,” could be putting your business at risk, especially if auditing your current data storage usage isn’t a top priority. If you don’t keep track of your dark data, you could be facing much larger problems than unnecessary storage costs.

Continue reading
0 Comments

New Technology Delivers Staggering Data Retention Options

b2ap3_thumbnail_light_data_storage_400.jpgAs more data systems develop the need for structured data storage, the development of fast and secure solutions have become essential to the viability of storing and retrieving data. Scientists have been looking at the field of optoelectronics to develop constructs where an enormous amount of data can be stored for exorbitant amounts of time.

Continue reading
0 Comments

26 Billion Connected Devices By 2020 Will Dramatically Change Things

b2ap3_thumbnail_indroducing_big_data_400.jpgThe incorporation of mobile devices into day-to-day life has changed the culture significantly. In fact, when Apple introduced “iPhone” less than a decade ago, Steve Jobs famously said, “It’s like your life in your pocket.” Now, over eight years on from the launch of the first iPhone, it’s hard to remember what life was like before you had a full-function information system in the palm of your hand. We’ve come to rely heavily on these devices, driving mobile profits up and creating a market that didn’t have any substance only a short time ago.

Continue reading
0 Comments

Mobile? Grab this Article!

Qr Code

Tag Cloud

Security Tip of the Week Best Practices Technology Hackers Cloud Email Malware Privacy Business Computing Internet Tech Term Computer Network Security Hosted Solutions Business Data IT Services Innovation Software Efficiency Mobile Devices User Tips Data Backup Android Google Microsoft Smartphone Hardware Communication Browser Small Business Workplace Tips Productivity Windows 10 Business Management Data Recovery Productivity Ransomware Artificial Intelligence Internet of Things Smartphones Social Media Managed Service Provider Backup IT Support Gmail Data Management Facebook App Encryption Collaboration Server Microsoft Office Two-factor Authentication Saving Money Miscellaneous Disaster Recovery Managed IT Services Information Mobile Device Spam Applications Phishing Managed Service Passwords Cloud Computing communications Business Technology Cybersecurity Windows 10 Upgrade Automation Windows Office 365 Office Tips Bandwidth Big Data Holiday Blockchain Social Outsourced IT Employer-Employee Relationship VoIP Apps Users Going Green BDR Printer Computing Access Control Website Mobile Device Management Infrastructure Firewall Tip of the week Paperless Office IT Support Government Scam BYOD The Internet of Things WiFi Business Continuity Sports Cost Management Mouse Data Security Bring Your Own Device HIPAA Apple Administration Vendor Router Vulnerability Robot Modem Customer Service Mobile Security End of Support Hacking Network Computers Settings Presentation Hacker Printing Office Content Filtering Cybercrime Quick Tips Wireless Technology Wi-Fi Saving Time Risk Management Data storage LiFi Analytics Safety Money Chrome Augmented Reality Antivirus Document Management Maintenance Storage Password Fileless Malware Wearable Technology Application Education Security Cameras Content Identity Theft Health IT Data loss Motherboard Comparison IBM Mobile Computing Directions Patch Management Gadgets Assessment Tech Support Permissions Dark Data SSID Techology Search Specifications How To Best Practice Customer Relationship Management Current Events Buisness Microchip Internet Exlporer Websites Fraud Tablet Legal IT solutions Unified Threat Management Username Black Friday User Tip Remote Monitoring Save Money Competition Business Growth Processor VPN Database Machine Learning IT Technicians User Error Cortana Cyber Monday Proxy Server IT Management Cookies Vendor Management Alt Codes User Downtime Navigation Virtual Private Network Wireless Tactics Error Hotspot Google Maps Mirgation Network Congestion Operating System Hosted Solution Monitoring Smart Technology Help Desk Nanotechnology Electronic Medical Records Typing IP Address Avoiding Downtime YouTube Evernote Addiction Language Chatbots Display Google Drive Knowledge Management Distributed Denial of Service Network Management Screen Reader Virtual Reality Cryptocurrency Mobile Office Information Technology Recovery Healthcare Marketing 5G Service Level Agreement Travel Computing Infrastructure Conferencing Identity Monitors Google Docs Hard Drives Unified Communications SharePoint Experience Managed IT Service Word Running Cable Bookmark Smart Tech Remote Computing Domains Bitcoin Alerts Google Wallet Virtual Desktop Tech Lenovo Download Unified Threat Management Telephone Refrigeration Downloads Windows 8 Break Fix Laptop Browsers Connectivity Alert Public Speaking Licensing Lithium-ion battery Drones Term Superfish Upload Social Network Compliance Writing Outlook Multi-Factor Security Entrepreneur Halloween Entertainment Server Management IoT Dark Web Cooperation Mobility Trends Customer Resource management Managed IT Services Regulations Retail Humor Undo Google Calendar Hacks Scary Stories Data Analysis Star Wars Microsoft Excel Staff Budget Google Play Networking Fun Gamification Telephone System Social Networking Social Engineering Virtualization Deep Learning Legislation

Sign Up For Our Newsletter!