About Karen Frisco

Karen has over 20 years industry experience and has been a Project Manager with Peters & Associates since 1998. She’s known for building long-term and trusted partnerships with clients. She continues to be involved with project planning and deployments with clients she met during her first year at Peters. Karen has the ability to manage multiple projects and complex projects that include teams of 60+ members. Her technology focus is on infrastructure design, messaging and Office 365 as well as working with organizations on staffing, acquisitions and divestitures and acting as a liaison between IT and Business. Karen has also been heavily involved in building Peters’ solutions and offerings.

Shared Mailboxes in Office 365

Shared mailboxes are helpful in maintaining correspondence with a group of people.  Organizations often use these for centralized distribution to HR, Accounting, or IT Support.  An email is received in the mailbox and multiple people can access it and respond to it.    Shared mailboxes in Office 365 do have some limitations, based on the licensing [...]

By |2019-12-10T14:05:48-06:00December 3rd, 2019|Office 365|Comments Off on Shared Mailboxes in Office 365

Disaster Recovery & Business Continuity Plans

Historically IT departments have been responsible for data recovery during a disaster – whether it is one server failing or the entire loss of a facility due to fire or flood.  However, with increased concerns due to cyber-crime (ransomware) and workplace violence, there is shift into planning for business restoration or Business Continuity.    Often disaster [...]

By |2019-09-10T13:57:01-06:00September 3rd, 2019|Security Solutions|Comments Off on Disaster Recovery & Business Continuity Plans

Cyber Security for the SMB

In the not so distant past, to secure a company a business owner needed locks on the doors, windows, and possibly an alarm system. Not long after, security meant computers and passwords and moving from paper-based transactions to online processes. In recent years, security has expanded and is now more encompassing than ever with the [...]

By |2019-06-10T13:22:53-06:00June 4th, 2019|Security Solutions|Comments Off on Cyber Security for the SMB

Teams: A Pillar of Solid Project Management

Project management is the process of planning, organizing and managing tasks and resources to accomplish a successful implementation within constraints of time, resources and costs.  Project management is intertwined throughout the lifecycle of the project. Having been a project manager for over 20 years, running small or large projects should be a piece of cake.  [...]

By |2019-03-14T14:10:37-06:00March 14th, 2019|Advisory Services|Comments Off on Teams: A Pillar of Solid Project Management