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  • November 27, 2018 - Kenneth Odem

    The State of DDoS Attacks in 2018


     With the increased and more widespread use of technology across all fronts, it should come as no surprise that cyber-related attacks are on the rise. Compounded with the higher volume of both personal and business-related information stored online, the number of unsecured devices makes achieving these attacks more feasible. There are three overarching reasons why […]

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     Cloud computing has been a powerful force that has taken enterprises by storm. Its growth is rapid, and its utilization is expanding just as quickly. While some businesses hesitate to make the leap from traditional methods to cloud technology, they may find that they are in the minority very soon. LogicMonitor’s survey of industry influencers, […]

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  • IaaS for Retail

    October 19, 2018 - Kenneth Odem

    The 5 Key Benefits IaaS provides for Retailers


     Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) is a huge force in driving costs down in a world where margins are razor-thin. Combined with the increasing competition that pure online retailers pose, it is absolutely vital that your organization be as efficient as possible – not only from a cost perspective but also from a performance and […]

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  • seattle colocation facility

    October 11, 2018 - Kenneth Odem

    How to Choose a Colocation Provider


     For many reasons, companies across all industries rely on colocation providers to house their enterprise instead of keeping it in-house. While the benefits may vary from business to business, some of the advantages are universal: Increased time dedicated to revenue-generating endeavors instead of dealing with the management of the data center infrastructure (generators, UPS’s, cooling, […]

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     Software as a Service (SaaS) companies face many challenges.  Not only are they a programming/engineering heavy operation, but they also have to figure out how to take care of their infrastructure for smooth sailing operations.  These items include 1) handling growing server workloads 2) manage any issues that may arise in the server environment 3) […]

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  • E-commerce transaction through two computers for a retail company

    September 28, 2018 - Kenneth Odem

    Benefits of Cloud Computing in Retail


     The pressure of e-commerce and retail companies to continually evolve and provide superior customer service can be very difficult to achieve for those who still rely on traditional computing methods. Being tied to archaic infrastructures that don’t provide the security and performance that is necessary can quickly take a toll on your business’ bottom line […]

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  • computer showing outgoing emails that are protected with hosted email security

    September 21, 2018 - Kenneth Odem

    3 IT Strategies to Combat Ransomware


     Ransomware has been a growing threat year after year.  In fact, according to CyberSecurity Ventures, it is predicted that ransomware is expected to take a great share of the 6 TRILLION dollar cybercrime industry by 2021.  Often times, organizations do not have adequate ways to combat this threat.  Many IT managers think that anti-virus software […]

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  • illustration of person showing benefits of cloud cost savings

    September 12, 2018 - Kenneth Odem

    Diving Deeper into Cloud Cost Savings


       One of the first questions often asked when considering the transition to cloud-based computing is: where are the real, discernable cloud cost savings? While cloud security concerns are also one of the most frequently asked questions, ensuring that the transition to a cloud infrastructure will result in a positive effect on their financial bottom […]

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  • Hosted Email Security

    September 6, 2018 - Kenneth Odem

    3 Step Anti-Phishing Strategy


     Phishing attacks are some of the most basic yet effective weapons used against organizations who do not have an anti-phishing strategy.  They often lure in their victims by appearing urgent or work-related in nature and, oftentimes, organizations do not have a proper defense to combat this growing threat. For this reason, it is important that […]

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     The healthcare industry is undoubtedly one of the most difficult to consistently modernize, both due to the high volume of sensitive, private information, as well as a large number of legacy systems that currently exist. The current state of the industry is in a great amount of transition, however, and often finds itself with a […]

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