Accelerate Tech

What is the “Internet of Things”?

It’s hard to avoid hearing about the Internet of Things. Articles in the mainstream business media appear frequently in print and online, and even consumers are becoming aware of it now. So let’s dive in and quickly define the Internet of Things. First, it is important to understand that the IoT is not a specific […]

Multi-factor Authentication Demystified

You have probably come across the term multi-factor authentication at some point. It is an IT buzzword today and is fast becoming one of the best practices of cybersecurity. But some may still be wondering, what is multi-factor authentication, exactly? Multi-factor authentication, as fancy as the term sounds, is just multiple barriers to data access […]

What should your privacy policy cover?

As a business, you deal with a lot of personally identifiable information on a daily basis. It can come from anybody who interacts with your business. It could be your clients, your vendors, employees, etc. You need to have a privacy policy declaring how you, as a business entity, will be using that data. Below […]

Spectrum Technology relaunches as Accelerate

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 3, 2019 Contact: Tony Schafer, President tschafer@acceleratetech.net Spectrum Technology relaunches as Accelerate New name, same commitment to Indiana businesses [Indianapolis, IN] – Spectrum Technology, Inc., announced today plans to change its corporate name to Accelerate. The company’s rebranding will also include the launch of a new website and an enhanced focus […]

On-Premise vs. Cloud Servers

Comparing Costs and Benefits of On-Premise vs. Cloud Servers

In the battle of cloud vs. on-premise servers, there isn’t necessarily a clear-cut winner. Which solution delivers the knockout punch will depend on factors specific to your business. We’ve gone 7 rounds comparing key areas you need to consider as you weigh your options. 1. On-Premise Servers Usually Have Longer Deployment Periods On-Premise You’ll have […]