Entries by Curtis Bagnall

5 Keyboard Shortcuts That Might Change Your Life

By Curtis Bagnall, Solution Engineer at Umbrella Managed Systems Would you like to take your computer skills to the next level? How about being able to navigate office programs at lightning speeds? I’d like to help you with this by sharing a few important keyboard shortcuts. Most people know about the CTRL + C/V for […]

10 things to account for before an office relocation.

By Curtis Bagnall, Solution Engineer at Umbrella Managed Systems Almost every business, at one point or another, thinks about moving to a new location. As of right now, Umbrella is working with three clients that are in the process of moving to new locations. A simple, single syllable word “move.” It sounds like something fairly […]

Saving you Millions and Protecting your Business with Mobile Encryption

By Curtis Bagnall, Solution Engineer at Umbrella Managed Systems, talking about mobile encryption for peace of mind. If you think about it, there’s a lot of data that gets saved on our computers and phones for business and personal use. Between financial information, company files, passwords and personal data, our entire digital life is stored […]

IT Support can be stressful. Here are some ways we cope!

By Curtis Bagnall, Solution Engineer at Umbrella Managed Systems, talking about ways the team reduces stress. The world of IT support is not for the faint of heart. Sometimes we’re trying to resolve an issue quickly, but have to wait on a loading bar that’s been sitting at 99% complete for what seems like an […]

A Lazy Saturday Gone Wrong. (Two Factor Authentication Anyone?)

By Curtis Bagnall, Solution Engineer at Umbrella Managed Systems talks about Two Factor Authentication. A Lazy Saturday Gone Wrong I want to tell you about an event that happened to me on a sunny lazy Saturday morning about 6 years ago. I’d just finished my weekend morning ritual of cooking up and eating some B&Gs […]

Your Network Isn’t As Protected As It Should Be.

By Curtis Bagnall, Solution Engineer for Umbrella Managed Systems With the increase of Ransomware attacks this past year, it’s more important than ever to protect the data on your network. Somebody in your office can accidentally click a questionable link on a website or in an email. Suddenly, all the information that that you rely […]