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What’s the Difference Between Information Security and Cybersecurity?

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Many people use the terms information security and cybersecurity interchangeably, but there is a big difference between the two concepts. In this blog post, we’ll break down what information security is, what cybersecurity is, and the benefits of having both in your business. If you’re looking to improve your company’s security posture, it is important […]

How to Stay Secure During a Global Cyber-Conflict

How to Stay Secure During a Global Cyber-Conflict

In times of global cyber-conflict, it is more important than ever to stay safe and secure online. While there are no known or credible cyber attacks on the United States at this moment, Russia’s recent unprovoked attack on Ukraine, which has included cyber-attacks on the Ukrainian government and essential infrastructure organizations, may have an effect […]

The 2022 Cybersecurity Checklist To Secure Your Business From Hackers

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2021 was a record-breaking year for data breaches. A recent study by the ITRC shared that the total number of public-reported data breaches through Q3 in 2021 had already exceeded the total number of occurrences for the entire year in 2020 by 17%.  Some of the top industries affected were the manufacturing and utilities industry […]

GXA IT on Vets Nation Talks: Managed IT Services with Passion, Commitment & Values

GXA IT CEO Alicia Makaye spoke on the Vets Nation Talks podcast about her experience as an Air Force veteran and starting GXA IT. For more than 10 years, our clients have relied on us to provide Business IT Consulting and managed technology solutions and support to innovate their businesses, improve operational efficiencies, achieve competitive […]

Female Co-Founder Takes the Helm of Fast-growing Dallas-Fort Worth IT Company

(RICHARDSON, TX – March 18, 2021) – All over the world, women are leading the way. That theme carries over into Texas, too, where Dr. Alicia Makaye, Ph.D., has assumed the role of President and CEO of GXA, an IT company she co-founded with her business partner and spouse, George Makaye. George Makaye has stepped […]

GXA Reflects on 2020

GXA moved into their new office space in October 2019 and celebrated with an Open House last December. Over 100 friends and community members attended to celebrate this momentous occasion. GXA only got to enjoy the new office for a few months before the pandemic occurred which resulted in their employees working from home. As […]

Benefits of Microsoft 365 for Entrepreneurs

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What Are the Benefits of Microsoft Office 365 For Entrepreneurs? A cloud-based platform like Office 365 gives you access to documents and data on the go and has made Working from Home during COVID19 easier and George Makaye, President, of GXA, has some shared tips. Benefits of Microsoft Office 365 For Entrepreneurs Have you upgraded […]

An Essential Survival Guide to Remote Work

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The coronavirus pandemic has drastically affected our day-to-day lives, and one of those ways is how we operate on our regular nine-to-five base. Several companies are ordering their employees to work remotely. While many job functions can be performed and fulfilled from the comfort of your home with a laptop, others are finding that they […]