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Dealing with Long Response Times from Your IT Provider

If you find yourself getting frustrated waiting for your IT provider to respond to your questions and problems, you're not alone. It's an unfortunate reality that many IT providers aren't as responsive as their clients would like. This lack of urgency can cause a...

Man sitting back waiting for computer to work

3 Ransomware Trends to Know in 2021

The first ransomware attack occurred in 1989. Since then, it’s been a favorite tactic among cybercriminals. Why? It works. In 2020, IBM reported that one in four events sent to its X-Force Incident Response team was ransomware-related. Ransoms often ran up to $40...

Ransomware 2021

phx-IT Keyboard Artwork

Phx-IT is loving our new wall art from @Erikjensenart! Born deaf, he’s been creative his entire life and began his computer key art while working on his BA in Art Education. Over the years he has perfected his method and now works full-time creating logos and other works of art for people all over the world. If you look closely, you can find some hidden words in our custom piece.

phx-IT Logo Keyboard Art 3.1.20

A Year of fighting Ransomware

As phx-IT rings in the new year, we'd like to reflect on our time spent assisting companies in need on a quest to fight ransomware that threatened to take down businesses in the engineering, education, hospitality, and financial industries. In 2019 Phx-IT provided...

A Year of fighting Ransomware

500 Million Affected in Marriott Data Breach

Marriott has announced what appears to be one of the larger data breaches in history, a compromise that affects as many as 500 million people and stretches back to an intrusion in the company’s network in 2014. The breach is staggering in regard to both the number...

500 Million Affected in Marriott Data Breach