Here’s my top 10 tools for businesses.  There’s lots of room for opinions, and these are mine.
I’ll leave the detailed analysis for another time, so here is just the list of top 10 favorites
  • Router/firewall for small businesses and clinics
    • Fortinet Fortigate systems
    • Also excellent: Watchguard, Cisco, Sonicwall
  • Antivirus and antimalware software
    • Bitdefender
    • Malware Bytes for the hard cases
    • Also excellent: Symantec, Kaspersky, F-secure, Sophos
  • Web filter
    • Umbrella by OpenDNS
    • Also excellent: Barracuda Web Filter, WebTitan
  • Spam filter
    • Barracuda Spam Filter
    • Also excellent: Spam Titan
  • Managed WiFi Service
    • CloudTrax
    • Also excellent Ruckus
  • Backups
    • MaxBackup for cloud backups
    • Retrospect for On-premise backup
    • Also excellent: Backup Exec, StorageCraft, Acronis
  • Email service
    • Microsoft Office 365
    • Also excellent: Google G-suite (Gmail)
  • Notes application
    • Evernote
    • Also excellent: Microsoft OneNote
  • PDF Editing software
    • Nuance PDF Pro
    • Also good: Adobe Acrobat
  • Remote access tool
    • TeamViewer
    • Also excellent: LogMeIn, VNC
There they are.   We’ll explore these tools in the coming weeks.