Why Pen Testing Services Are Vital for Financial Institutions

Pen testing services help financial institutions prevent data breaches by uncovering security vulnerabilities before hackers can exploit them.

Cybersecurity for Akron Car Dealerships

PCR Business Systems is currently working with Northeast Ohio Automotive Dealerships to help them achieve and maintain FTC Safeguards Rule Compliance.

There are nine information security program elements that must be implemented prior to December, 9, 2022. Dealerships that fail to meet these requirements could face fines over $43,000 per incident.

Below is a checklist that your dealership can use to review your information security program.

If you have any questions or need any help implementing these cybersecurity controls for your Akron-area dealership, please give us a call. PCR Business Systems is currently offering free cybersecurity evaluations to help NEO car dealerships implement and maintain compliance.

You can learn more at https://www.pcrbusiness.com/safeguards-rule/.

Why your IT Provider may be the Weakest Link in your IT Security

If your IT Provider gets breached, it opens the door for cybercriminals to access your private data. Read how to make sure your IT Provider isn’t the weakest link in your data security.

Advanced Cybersecurity Controls

Data breaches for Akron Businesses are on the rise. Therefore, we recommended that every business have the following advanced cybersecurity controls in place.

PCR Welcomes Andrew Unger

PCR Business Systems is thrilled to welcome Andrew Unger to our team as our newest Akron IT support specialist and onsite technician.

Why now is a smart time to outsource your IT

Now, more than ever, Northeast Ohio businesses are outsourcing their IT. Here’s why:

Technology takes up time and resources that many companies can no longer allocate for. Whether it’s continuously updating software and programs, fixing broken computers and hardware, keeping networks online, or safeguarding critical data from the increased risk of a cyber-attack, staying up to date with technology requires a great deal of time, expertise, and staff hours.

With many businesses just now getting back to normal, executives are finding they are not prepared to deal with these technology demands. Employees already have too much on their plates. Even businesses that have their own in-house IT technician are finding that their technology is too much for one person to handle alone.

In addition, executives are finding that budgeting for IT can be extremely difficult right now. This is because technology is evolving faster than ever and companies need to constantly update their IT to stay competitive within their industries. Furthermore, compliance laws and cyber threats require businesses to have the highest level of data security in place and to monitor their systems 24/7 to prevent a data breach or ransomware attack.

Outsourcing your IT eliminates these problems (and many others)!

Outsourcing your IT services to a company like PCR Business Systems helps you:

  • Save Time

IT Managed Service Providers like PCR Business Systems have an entire team of IT specialists dedicated to your helping business. This allows you and your staff to focus on doing your jobs.

  • Eliminate downtime

Outsourced IT companies like PCR monitor your networks around the clock to keep your business online and operational. In addition, PCR has the fastest helpdesk in Northeast Ohio. So, if a problem does arise, we are only a call or email away from fixing the issue right away.

  • Rest easy

Professional outsourced IT providers in Akron, OH specialize in cyber security services. PCR Business Systems is SOC 2, Type 2 Certified—meaning that we have been audited by a third party to guarantee we have the highest levels of security controls in place. This is extremely important for companies that have critical client data they must protect, and compliance laws they must follow.

  • Budget your IT 

Akron outsourced IT companies generally offer flat rate, all-inclusive IT services that come with no additional fees — making it easy for you to plan your annual IT budget.


Interested in learning more about how outsourcing your IT can help your business?

Contact PCR President, Pat Carroll directly or schedule a FREE 10-minute call.

Schedule a Meeting

Even if you aren’t looking to outsource your IT, Pat can help answer any questions you have about your company’s technology.