What to Look For in a Managed Service Provider: The 6 Questions You Need to Ask

Time to read: 4 minutes

Whether your enterprise is seeking a managed service provider (MSP) for the first time or you’re in the midst of an audit of your current partner and the benefits they provide, there are certain questions that you must ask. We’ll outline what to look for in a managed service provider and what you need to […]

How Does Zero Trust Identity and Access Management Work?

Time to read: 5 minutes

The world has changed and traditional network security is no longer sufficient in an increasingly remote working environment. Historically, organizations relied on the belief that data is safe within the corporate office intranet or over a secure virtual private network (VPN). In recent years, we have found that this approach doesn’t work and a more […]

5 SIEM Best Practices for Your Data-Driven Organization

Time to read: 5 minutes

A comprehensive, expertly-implemented Security Information and Event Management system (SIEM) can identify security breaches, Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS), or malware attacks before or as they happen. Capturing and storing event logs are some of the primary functions of most security information and event management systems, yet the evolution of cyber security has enhanced leading […]

Zero Trust Access Management: All You Need To Know

Time to read: 4 minutes

When it comes to network security, the term “Zero Trust” is becoming more and more prevalent. With hybrid working now here to stay, getting network security right is more challenging and important than ever. But what does Zero Trust mean, and how can it help improve your organization’s security posture? In this article, we’ll answer […]

Why Your Organization Needs A Managed IT Help Desk Provider

Time to read: 5 minutes

As your organization inevitably continues to move to a more hybrid way of working, its business users need the reassurance that their IT help desk support needs are always taken care of. Is your internal IT help desk in a position to provide such support, particularly as many of its team will be working remotely, […]

The Benefits of IT Managed Services

Time to read: 5 minutes

Today’s hybrid workforce, which sees business users splitting their time between working remotely and at an office, means an organization’s IT infrastructure is firmly under the spotlight. Systems, applications, and networks need to be performing at their best at all times; anything less and your business users’ productivity stands to suffer. This reality places more […]

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IT Asset Management Best Practices

Time to read: 4 minutes

What is IT Asset Management? IT Asset Management (ITAM) is the ongoing task of recording, evaluating, maintaining, and disposing of the IT assets of an organization. The purpose is to ensure that all IT assets are accounted for and utilized to their full potential, with any unnecessary assets recycled or disposed of appropriately. It’s important […]

Meeting Scheduling for Jugglers

Time to read: 5 minutes

Whether working at home and/or in the office, juggling meetings and desk work can be a challenge, even more so if you are a hybrid worker. Fortunately, a disciplined approach to meeting scheduling can help make sure all the details are in place, freeing up you and the team for the brainstorm that will earn […]

Road Rules for the Webcam Life

Time to read: 5 minutes

Some may seem obvious, others not so much, but by following a few road rules, you can help yourself and your career navigate the videoconference highway with class and substance. Dress appropriately Groom and dress as if you were going to the office or another worksite, whether you are or not. When you look good, […]

Secure Collaboration for the Anywhere Workplace

Time to read: 5 minutes

You may not know where each of your employees will rest their head tonight, when they will next log in, or even exactly what they are working on, but, whenever someone uses their identity to access corporate resources, you must be confident of who they are. The June 2022 issue of Collaboration Today and Tomorrow […]

The Digital Workplace: An Introduction

Time to read: 3 minutes

What is a digital workplace? The digital workplace — a combination of remote and in-person collaborators who need to communicate effectively — is here to stay. The pandemic accelerated the digital workplace trend, increasing the number of remote and hybrid employees and expanding video conferencing platforms. But this transition to the digital workplace is not […]

Giving your Teams a Room

Time to read: 5 minutes

Every Microsoft Office 365 license includes the Teams application at no charge, supporting live and archived “anytime chat,” meetings, presentations, and file sharing – all the ingredients for collaboration on demand. Thus, as offices reopen, many companies are considering or commissioning their first or additional Microsoft Teams Rooms (MTRs) as a means of further leveraging […]

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