(888) 995-1660

Symmetry Managed Services Blog

  • Home
    Home This is where you can find all the blog posts throughout the site.
  • Categories
    Categories Displays a list of categories from this blog.
  • Tags
    Tags Displays a list of tags that have been used in the blog.
  • Archives
    Archives Contains a list of blog posts that were created previously.
Subscribe to this list via RSS Blog posts tagged in Wi-Fi

How to Avoid the Pitfalls of Public Wi-Fi

Posted by on in Security

b2ap3_thumbnail_danger_public_wifi_400.jpgSomeday, you’re going to encounter a situation where you absolutely need Wi-Fi and the only option will be a public connection. This becomes rather problematic, as a public Wi-Fi connection is far from secure for business purposes. A method to maximize productivity without compromising security is needed for every business that has employees working out of the office, but what’s the best way to do it?

Tagged in: Privacy Security Wi-Fi

b2ap3_thumbnail_SquareManWorking400.jpgBack to school is upon us and then it’s a hop, skip, and jump until the holidays arrive. With more companies allowing their employees to work remotely, holiday travel will mean that people are going to be taking their work on the road with them. Preventing credit card and identity theft has been a priority for shoppers during the season for many years. It’s important that the same security considerations be given to technology being used for business while traveling.

b2ap3_thumbnail_wifi_troubleshooting_400.jpgThe dreaded Wi-Fi dead zone: it’s a place where all wireless signal drops or becomes unstable, even though you could move three inches in either direction and you’ll have no problem. In this case, there’s usually something interfering with the signal, be it a wall or another device. We’ll walk you through some of the basic troubleshooting tips that you can use to resolve your connection troubles.

b2ap3_thumbnail_the_danger_of_free_wifi_400.jpgWireless Internet signals, referred to most commonly as Wi-Fi, are commonplace in every office. Even organizations that don’t often need access to the Internet, like restaurants and coffee shops, have wireless connections available for customers to use. However, just because you can connect to free Wi-Fi, doesn’t necessarily mean that you should.

Tag Cloud

Cleaning Meetings Workplace Tips Co-Managed Services Wireless Charging Internet of Things Employee-Employer Relationship Maintenance Update Best Practice Commerce Data storage Managed IT Google Docs Data recovery Automation Keyboard Shortcuts Upgrades Advertising Gmail History Microsoft Word HaaS Business Strategy Microsoft Excel Gadgets Networking Files Netflix Websites Evernote ROI Small Business Laptop Lithium-ion battery Running Cable 5G Users Ransomware Social Engineering OneNote Settings Patch Management webinar Network Security Samsung Development Computer Fan Audit Holiday Google Maps Screen Mirroring Workplace eWaste USB Managing Stress User Error Telephone Systems Travel Black Market Information Technology WIndows 7 Printer Server Backup Government Health Encryption Disaster Television Google Drive Distributed Denial of Service Bluetooth Hard Drives E-commerce Biometrics Payment card Firewall Data Safety Camera Paperless Office App Outsourced IT File Sharing Sports Battery Trending Science Analytics Tech Support Memory Network Secuirty Wasting Time Edge Automobile End of Support Video Games Computers Phishing Conferencing Robot Hosted Solution Save Money Presentation Chromecast Big Data SharePoint Touchpad Printer The Internet of Things Social iOS Windows Ink Office Testing FAQ Windows 10s Uninterrupted Power Supply SSID communications Cybercrime NFL Data Breach IT Services IT Support Scam Business Technology Chromebook Worker Commute intranet Operating System Wireless Technology Work/Life Balance Business Management Windows 10 Amazon Printing Vendor Management CrashOverride Data Theft Employer-Employee Relationship PowerPoint Business Continuity Computer Care Marketing Cortana Data Management Wearable Technology Windows 10 Language Transportation Company Culture Devices Projects Updates Smart Technology Text Messaging Scam Saving Time Touchscreen Education Congratulations Microsoft Private Cloud Regulations Privacy IT consulting Business Processor Security Browser User Tips Network Cast Vendor Mobile Devices Virtual Reality Tip of the Week Legislation Employer/Employee Relationship Cloud Computing IT budget Experience Emails Mouse Unified Threat Management Workers Cameras Office 365 Hard Disk Drive IT Management Investment Humor Books Access Control Chrome Adobe Excel Human Resources Telephone Router Instant Messaging Data Security Peripheral Productivity Recovery Fraud Sales Admin Windows Server 2008 User Google Assistant Blockchain Software as a Service Tech Term Managed Service Bandwidth Virtual Assistant Office Tips Cybersecurity Data Protection Bloatware Search Wi-Fi Hackers Consultant Sync Administrator Computer Wireless IT solutions Application Antivirus Phone System Computer Forensics Hacker Credit Cards Alexa for Business Worker Miscellaneous Hosted Solutions Voice over Internet Protocol Hiring/Firing Sabotage Budget Network Congestion Cloud Password Manager Managed IT Services Break/Fix Accessory Near Field Communication Productivity Virus Computer Workplace Tips Tip of the Week Hyperlink Risk Management Malware Identity Theft Employee Administration Smartphone Customer Relationship Management project management Passwords Benefits Facebook Android Collaboration Artificial Intelligence Computing Licensing Applications Information Downtime Microsoft Office PC Hard Drive Branding Gifts Tablet Efficiency Music Hardware Machine Learning Best Practices BDR Internet Exlporer Mobile Device Management Shortcut Word Financial Value Hacking Proactive IT Managed IT services WannaCry Business Computing Server Reputation Comparison Mobile Security Mobile Computing SaaS Streaming Media Unsupported Software Saving Money Spyware Smartphones Best Available Augmented Reality Remote Computing Upgrade Mobility Avoiding Downtime Managed Service Provider Data Privacy Electronic Medical Records Windows Virtualization Thank You Regulation Storage How To Device security Bring Your Own Device Server Maintenance Quick Tips Compliance DDoS App store Training Windows Server 2008 R2 Identity Smartwatch IT Support Spam Keyboard Internet Solid State Drive Display Alert Relocation HBO Customer Service Flexibility Communication Retail Entertainment Tips Tip of the Week Apple PDF Windows 7 Email Personal Information Charger Business Intelligence Going Green Telephony Vulnerability Identities Teamwork Scalability Wireless Internet Mobile Office Hybrid Cloud IT Support Criminal Save Time Proactive Technology Medical IT Fax Server Social Media Gamification Tablets Data Backup Disaster REcovery Google iPhone Root Cause Analysis Current Events BYOD VPN Digital Signage Mobile Device Two-factor Authentication Software Management Legal OneDrive YouTUbe Password Cost Management Nanotechnology Money Innovation WiFi Data loss Data Storage Outlook Remote Monitoring IT Services Payroll Apps Emergency Access Micrsosoft Politics Computer Accessories VoIP Law Enforcement

Mobile? Grab this Article!

QR-Code

Support Options

  • Phone Support >

    You're human, and your support should be too. Speak to a support team member on the phone now!

    Help Desk: (866) 520-6414

    Phone: (888) 995-1660

  • Ticket By Email >

    Send an email to the Help Desk to create a ticket automatically and communicate with your team or any member.

    Submit A Ticket

  • Ticket By Portal >

    Create and manage tickets via our secure online Help Desk Portal. (Members Only Requires login)

    Enter Support Portal

  • 1