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March Maintenance week 2020

March Maintenance week 2020

Throughout the week of March 9th 2020, we will be performing maintenance on DataYard’s infrastructure and customer servers. This will…
Information Technology Oversights You're (Probably) Making

Information Technology Oversights You're (Probably) Making

Proper systems and protocols need to be established, hardware needs to be upgraded, software/firmware needs to be updated, etc. With…
Bring Your Own Device

Bring Your Own Device

With the increasing affordability of modern technology, along with the integration of that technology in our day-to-day lives, an individual…
Outsourcing CTO Responsibilities

Outsourcing CTO Responsibilities

For small and even medium sized businesses, it can be difficult to figure out which positions you need in your…
February Maintenance week 2020

February Maintenance week 2020

Throughout the week of February 10th 2020, we will be performing maintenance on DataYard’s infrastructure and customer servers. This will…
Deciding Between Colocation vs. In-House Hosting

Deciding Between Colocation vs. In-House Hosting

Cloud-based hosting is the go-to option for many businesses, large and small. It provides great flexibility while keeping things simple.…
January Maintenance week 2020

January Maintenance week 2020

Throughout the week of January 13th 2020, we will be performing maintenance on DataYard’s infrastructure and customer servers. This will…
Why SD-WAN Matters for Businesses in 2020

Why SD-WAN Matters for Businesses in 2020

SD-WAN stands for “software-defined wide area network”. Whereas a traditional WAN typically operates at the point of contact, an SD-Wan…
Building an IT Support Partnership

Building an IT Support Partnership

Many in-house IT teams find themselves overworked as emergencies and critical responsibilities take precedence over updates, strategy, monitoring, etc. That’s…
December Maintenance week 2019

December Maintenance week 2019

Throughout the week of December 9th 2019, we will be performing maintenance on DataYard’s infrastructure and customer servers. This will…
The Difference of Dedicated Hosting

The Difference of Dedicated Hosting

If you’ve done any looking into hosting services, you’ve likely realized how many options there are out there. Prices and…
Creating a Disaster Recovery Plan

Creating a Disaster Recovery Plan

A disaster recovery plan is essential for securing your IT systems and protecting yourself against threats. In fact, 80% of…
November Maintenance week 2019

November Maintenance week 2019

Throughout the week of November 11th 2019, we will be performing maintenance on DataYard’s infrastructure and customer servers. This will…
Why Backing Up Data is So Important for Businesses

Why Backing Up Data is So Important for Businesses

Remember the days of floppy disks where you entrusted important documents to tiny pieces of plastic that were easily lost,…
Thank You Dayton Developers

Thank You Dayton Developers

The last few weeks have been full of exciting announcements for Dayton’s downtown revitalization and we just want to thank…
Protecting CUI and Maintaining NIST 800-171 Compliance

Protecting CUI and Maintaining NIST 800-171 Compliance

If you work for a company with government contracts, you’re well aware of how important security and compliance is, especially when…
October Maintenance week 2019

October Maintenance week 2019

Throughout the week of October 7th 2019, we will be performing maintenance on DataYard’s infrastructure and customer servers. This will…
Setting Expectations for Your IT Support

Setting Expectations for Your IT Support

In today’s digital, data driven world, your IT department has never been more important. Digital security should be one of…
DataYard Drinks Beer

DataYard Drinks Beer

It’s National Drink A Beer day and we’re happy to throw one back with you on this fine Saturday in…
Who Exactly Needs to be HIPPA Compliant?

Who Exactly Needs to be HIPPA Compliant?

HIPPA compliance can be a little intimidating for those who have never dealt with it before. Not only are the rules vast and…
DataYard Network Maintenance 9/12

DataYard Network Maintenance 9/12

DataYard will be performing maintenance on our core internet infrastructure Thursday morning (9/12) at 12:00 AM to move connectivity back…
September Maintenance week 2019

September Maintenance week 2019

Throughout the week of September 9th 2019, we will be performing maintenance on DataYard’s infrastructure and customer servers. This will…
Your Business Needs a Next Generation Firewall

Your Business Needs a Next Generation Firewall

As we mentioned in a recent post, a firewall is your first line of protection against malicious presences on the internet. A…
Basic Requirements of HIPAA Data Compliance

Basic Requirements of HIPAA Data Compliance

Security should be a high priority for any business sharing information across the internet (or any other digital network). For those…
Cybersecurity 102: How Firewalls Protect Against Threats

Cybersecurity 102: How Firewalls Protect Against Threats

The internet is two-way connection. You don’t just go onto the internet. The internet goes onto the device you’re using. If you’re not…
August Maintenance week 2019

August Maintenance week 2019

Throughout the week of August 12th 2019, we will be performing maintenance on DataYard’s infrastructure and customer servers. This will…
Dayton Cares

Dayton Cares

DataYard has been located in the heart of Dayton’s downtown community for over two decades. Naturally, when the heartbreaking news…
HIPAA Compliance for Hosting and Data Security

HIPAA Compliance for Hosting and Data Security

If you work anywhere in the healthcare space, you’re probably very familiar with HIPAA compliance. Passed in 1996, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability…
DataYard Network Maintenance 8/8

DataYard Network Maintenance 8/8

DataYard will be moving up a part Saturday’s maintenance on our core internet infrastructure to tonight (8/8) at 10:00 PM…
DataYard Network Maintenance 8/10

DataYard Network Maintenance 8/10

DataYard will be performing maintenance on our core internet infrastructure Saturday morning (8/10) at 12:01 AM to replace suspect hardware.…