New Ransomware Laws: United States Government Ransomware Payment Sanctions and How to Protect Your Business

Ransomware attacks are on the rise. Companies are more vulnerable today than they were a few years ago, and the government has responded with additional guidelines to help victims deal with the fallout.   If you are responsible for a company’s cybersecurity or have been a victim of a ransomware attack, it’s crucial that you understand the government … Continued

Top Technology Trends in Business for the New Year (2021)

It’s safe to say that 2020 was a year to remember. While the COVID-19 pandemic disruption continues to impact some industries harder than others, every company worldwide has had to learn to adapt to continue doing business.   For some organizations, that meant bringing their entire operations online. For others, it meant re-engineering their services to accommodate new health restrictions. Whether you are … Continued

Why the Next Round of COVID PPP Loans Cover Cloud Technology for Small Businesses

On January 8th, the SBA and US Treasury announced the reopening of the COVID Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), this time with new coverage inclusions and qualification rules that specifically reflect the struggle to small businesses in this country. In particular, the second round of PPP loans will be reserved for small companies with verifiably declining revenue who have already had to use their … Continued

Overview of Dynamics 365 Pricing and Licensing for Business Central

With Dynamics 365 Business Central, Microsoft introduced a completely different licensing model compared to its’ Microsoft Dynamics predecessors – Dynamics NAV, AX, and GP. As a result, many people are still a little puzzled around the Dynamics 365 pricing for Business Central, what user licenses are available, and how to choose them.    This short video tutorial will walk you through Business Central licensing, pricing and what’s included.    … Continued

Cloud ERP Comparison for the Mid-Market: 9 Criteria for Finding the Best Enterprise Resource Planning Software for Your Business

Your business is in growth mode, and your accounting software or outdated legacy system can no longer keep up with the number of customers, transactions, inventory, and sales you have – now what?   It’s common knowledge that the next step up from an accounting solution is enterprise resource planning (ERP) software. Depending on how familiar you … Continued

5 Essential Benefits of Hybrid Cloud Disaster Recovery

Did you know that 93% of companies that lost their data center for 10 days or more due to a disaster filed for bankruptcy within one year of the incident? (Source: National Archives & Records Administration, Washington, DC.)   As a leading provider of backup and disaster recovery solutions for small to medium businesses (SMBs), it’s our responsibility to fully educate our customers … Continued

Multichannel Marketplace Integration Capability Comes to Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central ERP Through Clients First and Cleo Partnership

HOLMDEL, New Jersey – Clients First Business Solutions, a leading provider of Microsoft ERP and business process management solutions for customers in the distribution and manufacturing sectors, and Cleo, the global leader in ecosystem integration solutions, announce a partnership designed to serve the multichannel e-commerce ecosystem integration needs of customers through the Cleo Integration Cloud … Continued