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Layer 3 IT has been serving the Turlock area since 2003, providing IT Support such as technical helpdesk support, computer support, and consulting to small and medium-sized businesses.

TOTLCOM Inc. and Layer 3 IT, Inc. Merger

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TOTLCOM Inc., a leader in telecommunications services headquartered in Watsonville, CA, with offices in Sacramento, Modesto, and Fresno, has merged with Layer 3 IT, Inc., a leading computer and networking support in Turlock, CA. Layer 3 IT, Inc. President Jared Krick is now Chief Operating Officer of TOTLCOM and responsible for the Managed IT Services offerings.

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Hacking the Hackers

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"There are only two types of companies: those that have been hacked and those that will be"
-Robert Mueller FBI Director, 2012

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Hacking the Hackers Event

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"There are only two types of companies: those that have been hacked and those that will be" - Robert Mueller FBI Director, 2012 Layer 3 IT has teamed up with Sophos, a billion-dollar security company, and FBI Cyber Security experts to bring Central Valley business owners our exclusive Hacking the Hacker event. This event was designed to educate business owners on how to understand and mitigate cyber-threats like Phishing and Ransomware, and to provide the tips and tools necessary to train employees and create a positive security awareness culture. Take control of your network security and reserve your spot today! Register at https://www.layer3it.com/hacking-the-hackers
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Meet Our Staff: Jared Krick

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Jared is our “people person” and he lives by the mantra, “Humans First”. This ideal helps drive Layer 3 IT forward and becomes the basis of every decision we make. He wants to live in a world filled with innovative people who find solutions by thinking outside the box. He would also enjoy a world where all cables and wires are properly managed, Grammarly checks everything (including social media), and Starbucks Baristas can properly spell his name (hint: it’s not Jerry, Gerad, or Jerrod).

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How Safe is Your Email?

Email is (and has been) a prime method of communication for businesses of all sizes. With email comes a whole slew of issues that are essentially synonymous with the technology; spam, information overload, phishing, and information privacy. Even California small businesses that only do business locally are at risk of these issues. Personal email accounts are equally at risk. Employing proper precautions and practices whenever communicating via email is very important to prevent the risk of security compromises, monetary loss, and even legality issues.

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