Networking Articles

  1. DattoCon 2016 Day 2 Highlights – Defeating Ransomware And Selling VoIP
    6/23/2016

    One of the biggest recurring themes at this year’s DattoCon event was ransomware, the insidious malware that encrypts your customers’ files and asks them to pay hefty fees – to cybercriminals – to get their data back! George Anderson, product marketing director at Webroot shared some sobering stats and insights on the negative impacts of ransomware.

  2. Expert MSPs Talk Pricing, Bundling, & More At Channel Transitions Philadelphia
    6/21/2016

    Four expert MSPs participated in a candid panel discussion at the Business Solutions Channel Transitions conference in Philadelphia on June 2. Panelists included Stan Louissaint, principal and founder, Fluid Designs; Bruce Nelson, president, Vertical Solutions; Todd Schorle, president, TS Tech Enterprises; and Joe Bacino, CEO, Progression In Technology, LLC. Business Solutions chief editor Mike Monocello moderated the panel.

  3. Demystifying Russian Ransomware Campaigns
    6/17/2016

    Flashpoint research on organized Russian ransomware highlights campaign methods and targets.

  4. IT Teams Responding To Rise Of Intelligent Machines
    6/17/2016

    Survey examines the impact of intelligent business systems and automation.

  5. Datto Report Highlights 7 Habits Of Highly Effective MSPs
    6/16/2016

    How MSPs can optimize growth and margin with field-proven business strategies.

  6. Overcoming Market And Technology Barriers To Use Mobile Apps In Hazardous Manufacturing
    6/16/2016

    A 2015 VDC Research survey found manufacturing organizations were facing challenges of outdated infrastructure, workforce transition, and an aging workforce, as well as issues surrounding overall worker productivity and safety. These issues are particularly significant for workers operating in hazardous environments, where paper-based or manual processes have traditionally supported workflows.

  7. The Cloud Is Bringing Machine Learning Forward
    6/16/2016

    Many people wonder what the future holds when it comes to computing. We’ve heard plenty of talk surrounding artificial intelligence, machine learning, and the Internet of Things, but bringing those ideas and concepts to the mainstream remains a challenge. Uncertainty tends to reign when discussing future technologies, but there’s also no denying that these advances hold lots of potential and brings various benefits to businesses.

  8. Beat Ransomware Once And For All
    6/14/2016

    It’s no secret businesses need to defend against ransomware attacks, but according to Carbonite Chief Evangelist Norman Guadagno, they need to be able to respond effectively and efficiently to them as well. For the unfamiliar, ransomware is a type of malware that infects a computer, restricting access of the infected system in some way. The actor(s) who infect the system hold it hostage in exchange for payment, presenting a particularly severe problem for businesses.

  9. Partnership Creates Largest DDoS Mitigation Network To Help Combat Attacks
    6/14/2016

    Organizations can leverage the network to protect against attacks.

  10. Securing Federal Identity 2016 Focused On Cybersecurity, Authentication
    6/14/2016

    Leading identity security showcase to be held June 6 in Washington, D.C.