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Cristina de Luca is a journalist with a masters' degree in Marketing. The last 30 years of her career, Cristina dedicated to multi platform content within the IT and communication areas. De Luca was a reporter, editor and content director for News organisations such as the braziilain media Group Globo, IDG (IDC in Brazil), JB Media Group, O Dia and the internet news portal Terra. Cristina has been awarded six times the Comunique-se award in the categories IT and Specialists.
The average cost of recovering from a ransomware attack has more than doubled in the past 12 months, from an average of $761,000 in 2020 to $1.85 million in 2021, according to global research from Sophos. "The State of Ransomware 2021" report surveyed 5,400 IT decision-makers at mid-sized organizations in 30 countries across Europe, the Americas, Asia-Pacific, and Central Asia, Middle East, and Africa. While the amount of companies falling victim to an attack has dropped — from 51% of respondents in 2020 to 37% in 2021 — the results reveal worrying growing trends, especially in terms of the impact of a ransomware attack.
In the modern business environment, getting a job done quickly is important to increase efficiency and customer acquisition (quick results impress everyone). Getting good, reliable, and competent employees is a foolproof way to improve efficiency, but they are only as good as the tools they use. Unfortunately, if the company makes use of a lot of cloud-based software, it knows well how unstable or minimal downtime can be for business.Unreliable networks can be a nightmare for any business owner and can have very real effects on your bottom line. Network monitoring is a critical IT function that offers a wide range of benefits for companies of all sizes. It saves money by reducing infrastructure costs and even increases productivity.