Sean Agerson

Sean Agerson

Sean Agerson is the founder and president of SJA Solutions, a Grand Rapids-based business technology firm that focuses on a proactive approach to IT.

ARTICLES

How much do they listen to and what to do about it?

August 31, 2019
It’s come to light that companies who supply our everyday tech pieces (i.e., cell phones, computers and smart speakers) are actually listening in, taking note and distributing users' personal information. It’s modern day Big Brother — only this time, rather than someone always watching, they are listening. Read More

Modern phone systems are modernizing business

July 31, 2019
Daily newspapers, taxis and landlines all at one point seemed like rock-solid innovations that could never be replaced. But in the world of fast-moving technology and new advancements like online publications, Uber and smartphones, nothing is safe from evolution. Read More

Top consumer tech trends for 2019

January 31, 2019
2018 was a big year for technological advancements, and while 2019 is sure to be an exciting time with new emerging technologies, those in the tech industry will be focusing on ways to leverage existing technologies and apply them in a way that is more useful for consumers. Read More

5 best practices for data protection

December 31, 2018
Data protection is the process of safeguarding important information from corruption, compromise or total loss. In an almost completely digital world, where the amount of new data created and stored each day is seemingly immeasurable, the importance of data protection cannot be overlooked. Read More

How to spot and avoid phishing scams

November 19, 2018
With more and more criminals exploiting the convenience, speed and anonymity of the internet to commit criminal activities, cybercrime is an ever-growing threat that poses a real threat to people all over the world. Read More

Mobile device security: Keeping your smartphones and tablets safe

September 30, 2018
In today’s business world, it seems as though everyone is on the go at all times, which means more and more work is being done on mobile devices. With the advancement of technology and smartphones and tablets becoming easier and easier to use, it is no longer a hassle to send off a few work emails, review documents or even edit a presentation — all on your mobile device. Read More

Tips to create and manage your passwords

August 13, 2018
Remembering and typing in a username and password when logging into an app or website can seem like a hassle sometimes, but in reality, passwords are an important first line of defense when it comes to protecting your sensitive information. While it is easy to get lazy with your passwords, hackers are getting smarter and more efficient every day, so give yourself an extra boost of security by following these steps when creating and managing your passwords. Read More

Risks of HIPAA negligence

March 31, 2018
HIPAA, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, sets the standard for protecting private medical patient information and can often lead to headaches for those in health care. Read More