If collaboration is how 80% of your information workers spend their time; why not simplify their window to the world with Teams? Teams provides a single version of the truth that your team can rely upon. No limitations to mobile, desktop, or a browser. No barriers for time zone or language nor employee or guest. Teams [...]
Phishing is the biggest cybersecurity threat to all organizations, large and small. 71.4% of targeted attacks involved the use of spear-phishing emails (Symantec Internet Security Threat Report 2018). Spotting signs of phishing early is the most important way to protect your business. Thus, your organization’s employees can either be your first line of defense or [...]
September is National Preparedness Month. For businesses and IT teams, that means having a well-tested plan in the event that your servers go down. When was the last time that you tested your disaster recovery plan?
Football has returned and all Chicagoans know, defense wins championships. What steps are you taking to secure your endpoints this season?
The Cisco Meraki product line is a full family of networking and security solutions. Peters &Associates is an expert in the design, deployment, and maintenance of the full Cisco Meraki line. Recently, our customers have shown great interest in the MV series (Cameras) and MR (Access Points) for: Their simplicity of deployment / managementThe fact [...]
Organizations are planning and migrating away from Windows 7, Windows 2008, and SQL 2008 systems since End of Support (EOS) is January 14, 2020. It’s also a great way to refresh and modernize with a solid understanding of what is available. If you’re wondering where to begin, rest assured that tools, process, and subject matter [...]
Similar to kids' annual doctor appointments before their pilgrimage to school, all organizations should be annually assessing their key vitals. Are there gaps in my security? Is my virtualization rock-solid? How does my Office 365, backup, or Active Directory look? These questions and more can be properly diagnosed by an expert using tools and refined [...]
As summer winds down and you rev up for another school year, you’re probably running down your checklist to prepare for another year. When was the last time you did the same for your backups? Is all of your critical data covered? Have you completed a test recovery recently? Peters can help!
Migrating to the cloud may sound daunting but it doesn’t have to be complicated. Microsoft Azure offers businesses a customized, cost-effective IT solution without compromising security. Cloud technology can be tailored to meet the needs of organizations whether it’s Office 365, Azure, private datacenter or on-prem. The magic sauce where Peters & Associates excels is [...]
Did your network stay safe over the holiday weekend? Your employees can be the greatest vulnerability or the greatest strength of your cyber security strategy. The difference hinges on the tools that you provide. Peters & Associates Managed End User Security service has you covered.