4 Pillars of Cloud Security You Should Have in Place

Cloud solutions have completely transformed the way that we live and work. Remember way back when you had to run software off a single hard drive or local server? Now data and software are location neutral, and able to be accessed from anywhere and any device. While law firms have typically been behind the adoption…

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How Do Law Firms Validate Their MSP Is Cybersecurity Certified?

Last year, over a quarter of law firms suffered a data breach. It’s easy to understand why organizations in this sector are a popular target for threat actors. They hold vast amounts of sensitive data relating to individuals and companies. At the same time, law firms’ IT and security defenses are often not as strong…

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What to Include in a Technology Infrastructure Review

As we enter 2023, it’s the perfect time to plan for the future. Most businesses begin the year with the hope of growing and improving operations. Much of how a business operates depends on technology. So, it makes sense to look to your IT for areas of optimization.   A technology review provides an opportunity to…

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Simple Setup Checklist for Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams is a lot of things. It’s a video conferencing tool, a team messaging channel, and a tool for in-app co-authoring, just to name a few. During the pandemic, the popularity of Teams skyrocketed.  User numbers for MS Teams jumped from 20 million in November 2019 to 75 million in April 2020. As of…

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Where Are Your Cybersecurity Skeletons Buried?

It’s Halloween Eve and you’re craving some soup. While you’re cooking tomato-basil soup, how do you know you’ve added enough pepper?  You taste it and adjust as needed.  When you work out, how do you measure the weight you lost at the end of the week?   You step on the scale.  In every aspect of…

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Is your law firm’s IT budget ready for 2023?  

Learn to budget your law firm's 2023 IT security

In less than four short months, we’ll be celebrating 2023. There’s no better time like the present to get familiar with your law firm’s 2023 IT budget.   Why? 2023 spells one BIG thing for all law firms and their technology: CYBERSECURITY. Between the skyrocketing rate of cyberattacks hitting the legal industry and increasingly restrictive federal…

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Your Law Firm’s Security Needs a Cybersecurity-Certified MSP

Is Your Provider Cybersecurity Certified

Managed IT service providers (MSPs) are experiencing an industry-wide revolution. Before the COVID-19 pandemic, most MSPs focused on technology solutions with cybersecurity as an afterthought. Cybersecurity wasn’t an aspect of technology many businesses wanted to invest in because there wasn’t a notable demand for it– data breaches were just unfortunate mishaps people hoped didn’t target…

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How often does your firm train in cybersecurity?  

How often does your firm train in cybersecurity?   If the answer is not at all, or occasionally, don’t worry; most law firms we come across are in the same boat. For the sake of this topic, let’s pretend your firm has recently gone through training   In this example, you just finished an annual cybersecurity training course…

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Strategic Technology Solutions Ranked on Channel Futures MSP 501—Tech Industry’s Most Prestigious List of Global Managed Service Providers  

July 23rd, 2022  Torrance, CA. – Strategic Technology Solutions (STS), a Managed IT  Services, Cloud Services and Cybersecurity provider serving the legal industry, has been named as a premier Managed Service Provider (MSP) in the 2022 Channel Futures MSP 501 rankings.   Channel Futures is a highly competitive publication, recognizing only the most prestigious providers of…

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Why EVERY Firm Needs a Security Maturity Level Assessment (SMLA) 

Why EVERY Firm Needs a Security Maturity Level Assessment (SMLA)

As a lawyer, firm executive, or team member running a law firm, you’re tasked daily with overseeing and directing a large amount of sensitive information. This can include client research, billing, budgeting, legal ethics, organizing case records, and beyond. With most of your billable hours occupied by the weight of operating within the justice system,…

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