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Petra Technologies, Inc.
(503) 363-2693
4.9/5 based on 7 Reviews

Remote Access to the Office

If you are a remote worker or occasionally work from home, you have probably used one or more of the three common methods for gaining remote access to the office. Many companies just take the buil…
Petra Technologies, Inc.
(503) 363-2693
4.9/5 based on 7 Reviews

Cloud to Cloud Backups

Does your backup plan need a backup plan? If you are familiar with or use cloud backups for your personal or business needs, you are already on the right track! Having your backups in another loca…
Petra Technologies, Inc.
(503) 363-2693
4.9/5 based on 7 Reviews

What’s STILL Driving Ransomware?

Have you ever wondered why ransomware is such an issue? It’s because people are still falling for it! Ransomware has become more complex and sophisticated in order to steal data from businesses,…
Petra Technologies, Inc.
(503) 363-2693
4.9/5 based on 7 Reviews

Troubleshooting Cable Internet Speeds

When you are having issues with your internet, sometimes it makes sense to wait it out. But what should you do if you experience a persistent issue or need your internet to work from home? Chris s…
Petra Technologies, Inc.
(503) 363-2693
4.9/5 based on 7 Reviews

What is Wireless MIMO?

Have you noticed that cell phones, laptops, and wireless routers seem to get faster every year? Why is that? This is due to a technology called "wireless Multiple Input Multiple Output" or for …
Petra Technologies, Inc.
(503) 363-2693
4.9/5 based on 7 Reviews

What is BEC (Business Email Compromises)?

Are hackers lurking in your inbox? Would you even know if they were? BEC stands for Business Email Compromises, which is a broad term for when a hacker gets access to your business email account,&…
Petra Technologies, Inc.
(503) 363-2693
4.9/5 based on 7 Reviews

The Cybersecurity Executive Order

Nowadays, it seems like malicious hacking events are happening every day – so it’s not surprising that more businesses and even our federal government are taking steps to prevent and address cybe…
Petra Technologies, Inc.
(503) 363-2693
4.9/5 based on 7 Reviews

Lessons from Current Hacking Events

In the cybersecurity world, 2021 has been a pretty memorable year - for all the wrong reasons. JBS (a meatpacking company) and Colonial Pipeline made headlines in May of 2021 by being the victims of …
Petra Technologies, Inc.
(503) 363-2693
4.9/5 based on 7 Reviews

How to Share Documents Securely

File sharing through email is a frequent occurrence in most businesses, but have you thought about how secure your methods might be? The solution: a cloud-based file sharing method with extra laye…
Petra Technologies, Inc.
(503) 363-2693
4.9/5 based on 7 Reviews

What is SOC Compliance?

SOC compliance is a term you might find floating around the internet and particularly in the information technology space. The abbreviation stands for “system and organization controls” complianc…