Month: April 2016

Small Businesses should tighten Cybersecurity in 2016

2016 Business Trends Experts say that Small Businesses should tighten Cybersecurity in anticipation of more cyberattacks. “One thing we’ll see in 2016 is an increase in cyberattacks targeting small businesses. This is something already happening in Australia, where small businesses are targeted by ransomware attacks (e.g., Cryptowall). Australian business owners are targeted now because the cost of living in Australia…

Strong Cybersecurity is a must in 2016

2016 Business Trends Experts are saying that more Cloud-Based Services means strong Cybersecurity is a must in 2016 “Next year, the trend towards cloud-first companies will pick up speed. All startups born in 2016 will be part of the ‘cloud generation,’ and we’ll see some breakouts that achieve hypergrowth with very little physical presence. As a result of this cloud-first…

Businesses Must Implement New Cybersecurity Strategies in 2016

2016 Business Trends Businesses Must Secure Data and Implement New Cybersecurity Strategies in 2016 “In light of the fast-moving developments in privacy law and the protection of data, both in the U.S. and abroad, businesses of all sizes need to pay more attention to and allocate financial resources for increasing the measures that they take to keep data secure. Businesses…

Small Business Patents 2016

2016 Business Trends Experts claim that lobbying on Patents will put Small Businesses at a disadvantage. “Congress has been working on patent reform under the guise of combating patent-troll attacks on legitimate patents. Unfortunately, the process has been hijacked by big businesses that are trying to make it more difficult for legitimate small business inventors to defend their patents. The…