Cloud by the Slice: Chef-Inspired Solutions Delivered

On July 19th, 2019 we invited our customers to join us for lunch at Giordano's in Oak Brook, IL. At our Cloud by the Slice event, we had the opportunity to speak to you about Azure, cloud migration, and how Peters can help you manage it all! This recap will capture the highlights from Peters' [...]

By |2019-07-26T10:53:09-05:00July 23rd, 2019|Managed Services|Comments Off on Cloud by the Slice: Chef-Inspired Solutions Delivered

Too busy fighting fires? Let us take the call!

You have more important things to worry about than deploying and setting up the security controls on your employee’s workstations. Within our PULSE Support and Managed Services, Peters & Associates offers Complete Remote End User Management. This covers basics like new workstation set-up, user account management, and mobile device management. It also focuses on securing [...]

By |2019-05-08T11:53:04-05:00May 8th, 2019|Monthly Focus|Comments Off on Too busy fighting fires? Let us take the call!

Peters and Associates’ PULSE Assure Security Services…Your one stop shop to navigate a complex security threat landscape for your organization

Security for your enterprise is the number one topic for your organizations executive suite, boards, and IT management.  You need more qualified people to continue to keep watch of your enterprise, especially when you are not there.  This is where Peters & Associates comes to your aid to give you a suite of products to [...]

By |2019-06-04T11:59:58-05:00May 7th, 2019|Security Solutions|Comments Off on Peters and Associates’ PULSE Assure Security Services…Your one stop shop to navigate a complex security threat landscape for your organization

We’re On IT: Managed Security Recap (3:00)

We’re On It: Managed Security If you own or work at a small to mid-size business (SMB), your organization might not be investing enough in cyber security. Increasing competition in the field has caused the cost of hiring, training, and retaining cyber security experts to skyrocket. Managed security offerings can mitigate those costs, is it [...]

By |2019-05-03T11:58:15-05:00April 25th, 2019|Managed Services|Comments Off on We’re On IT: Managed Security Recap (3:00)

Keep An Eye On Your Business Security: Making IT Your Company’s 6th Man

On Wednesday, March 20th, Peters & Associates partnered with Cisco Meraki to share ways IT can be your company's 6th man. The idea of the "IT 6th Man" came from your typical 5-man starting line-up in basketball, with the 6th man being your supporting player - relied on for his skillset or to take the [...]

By |2019-03-25T16:24:05-05:00March 20th, 2019|Collaboration|Comments Off on Keep An Eye On Your Business Security: Making IT Your Company’s 6th Man

Managed Mobility Management + Cloud + Security

As the complexity of enterprise applications and computing environments increases, protection of company data also needs to evolve. Microsoft’s Enterprise Mobility + Security Suite (EMS) helps to ensure that corporate data is secure. With solutions, such as Intune, Azure Active Directory, and Cloud App Security, you are heading in the right direction to upgrade your [...]

By |2019-04-23T10:41:51-05:00June 12th, 2017|Security Solutions|Comments Off on Managed Mobility Management + Cloud + Security

Hyper-V Snapshots – Who, What, When & Why

Hyper-V Snapshots. What are they?  When should you use it?  Why should they be used and how?  Read on to discover the answers and more. What is a Hyper-V snapshot? While it seems like a simple question, defining what a Hyper-V snapshot is can be problematic. One of the most important things is not to [...]

By |2018-12-18T11:58:20-05:00February 24th, 2017|Infrastructure Services|Comments Off on Hyper-V Snapshots – Who, What, When & Why

Spoiled Milk – Avoiding Expired Certificates

Expired certificates happens frequently enough to our clients: life is good, all systems working.   Then mysteriously, you start getting communication failures with an application like Skype for Business.  Turns out, a certificate expired at 11:14 am today and now communication between machines isn’t trusted.  Remedying the issue isn’t too bad in most cases, but [...]

By |2018-12-18T11:58:30-05:00February 10th, 2017|Infrastructure Services|Comments Off on Spoiled Milk – Avoiding Expired Certificates

I’m infected with Ransomware. What do I do? – Ransomware Series Part 3

You’ve been infected with ransomware, you need to act quickly to save your data.  Disconnect from WiFi or unplug from the network immediately. You have to be off of the network so the infection does not spread to other machines or directories. Use System Restore or a backup solution to get back to a known-clean [...]

By |2019-04-23T10:47:03-05:00January 18th, 2017|Security Solutions|Comments Off on I’m infected with Ransomware. What do I do? – Ransomware Series Part 3