For a few reasons, many business executives have the wrong idea about the cost of managed IT services. They sometimes think their budgets aren’t big enough, or it won’t get them the coverage they need. We’re here to set the record straight. Managed IT service is affordable – so much so that you simply cannot […]
Businesses that can safely stay open with remote workforces have largely transitioned to work-from-home scenarios because of the COVID-19 crisis, and in part one of our blog we focused on these system enhancements to support remote work: Cloud Collaboration Access and Monitoring Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) Bandwidth/Firewall Upgrades to Enable Virtual Private Networks (VPN) But […]
Now that businesses have largely transitioned to working remotely, we can all sit back, relax, and enjoy worry-free, comprehensive communication…right? Wrong! Other system enhancements are needed that can make – or if ignored – potentially break your network while working from home.
At its most fundamental level, the objective of network security is a simple one. Organizations need to protect their people, assets, and the data that travels across and resides within their networks. They do this by setting security policies that detail parameters like who or what is allowed to access which resources.
“If we had just kept our systems patched, the malware wouldn’t have been a problem.” After every major breach you usually hear those words echoed across news media. You might even pause for a moment and tell yourself that if the victims had just patched their systems, they would have been protected.