Security Health Check for Office 365

Securing your information and digital corporate assets is now more important than ever. Are you making the most of the security features available in Office 365?  We can help you increase your security posture with our Security Health Check for Office 365. Take advantage of the latest features to help your organization become more secure [...]

By |2019-03-29T12:47:37-05:00April 1st, 2019|Monthly Focus|0 Comments

Security Awareness

Empowering your employees to be your first line of cyber-defense is one of the most cost-effective ways to improve organizational security. With PULSE Aware, we can bring hundreds of training modules spanning from FFIEC, PCI, HIPPA and more! Security Awareness Training is a critical piece of your overall cybersecurity plan. Peters & Associates can make [...]

By |2019-03-29T12:50:18-05:00April 1st, 2019|Monthly Focus|0 Comments

We’re On It: Managed Services & Security

How much time does your team spend “keeping the lights on”? What initiatives could you undertake with a few more hours each month? The Peters & Associates (P&A) support and managed services team keeps our customers’ technology environment running smoothly and securely so our customers can focus on projects that drive their business.

By |2019-03-29T12:54:44-05:00April 1st, 2019|Monthly Focus|0 Comments

Office 365 Encryption Button

Most organizations have policies that dictate the type of communications that must be encrypted. Sensitive information is sent across organizations on a daily basis, and Office 365 Message Encryption (OME) can protect emails even when at-rest in a mailbox. But, the process manually encrypting emails can be overly technical and not user friendly. Microsoft has developed some [...]

By |2019-03-29T12:55:00-05:00April 1st, 2019|Monthly Focus|0 Comments

Advanced Threat Protection

Phishing is the biggest cybersecurity threat to all businesses, large and small. In 2017, 91% of successful data breaches began with a spear-phishing attack. 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 your greatest security weakness. [...]

By |2019-03-29T12:53:31-05:00April 1st, 2019|Monthly Focus|0 Comments

Cloud Workshop for Azure

With 88% of organizations using the public cloud in some capacity, now is the time to leverage all of Azure’s capabilities. Our Azure Cloud Workshop can help you determine which benefits from working in the cloud are best for your business. Our cloud IT experts use analysis tools, interviews with your key stakeholders, and discovery [...]

By |2019-03-04T11:09:40-05:00March 1st, 2019|Monthly Focus|0 Comments

Meraki Security

Cisco Meraki pairs the industry's largest-scale cloud networking service with innovative security products to help protect your business. The Cisco Meraki cloud service powers over tens of thousands of networks worldwide and connects millions of devices. These include a diverse set of Meraki security products like cloud managed security cameras with remote video access as [...]

By |2019-03-04T11:09:11-05:00March 1st, 2019|Monthly Focus|0 Comments

Managed Back-up Recovery

An effective backup and recovery solution is one of the most critical components of your security and disaster recovery strategy. Are your backup jobs completing successfully? How quickly can you recover in the event of a disaster? Are you sure that your backups are functional? Our PULSE Backup Management service helps ensure that your vital [...]

By |2019-03-04T11:10:15-05:00March 1st, 2019|Monthly Focus|0 Comments

Microsoft 365

We like to think of Microsoft Office 365 (M365) as a suite of suites including:  Office 365, Enterprise Mobility +Security (EMS), and Windows 10.  This technology bundle unlocks the popular productivity bundle of Office 365 with Office, Exchange Online, Teams, OneDrive, Groups, Planner, SharePoint Online and much, much more.  Combine this with the management and security [...]

By |2019-02-06T10:48:58-05:00February 6th, 2019|Monthly Focus|0 Comments

Windows 7 EOS

Windows 7 is End of Support (EOS) and will not receive security patches beyond January 14, 2020.  Recently, Windows 10 became the most deployed operating system and NOW is the time to start planning and testing.  Things to think about: how to license; should I use BitLocker/Direct Access/Secure Boot; which personalization items to enable/standardize; and [...]

By |2019-02-06T10:36:39-05:00February 6th, 2019|Monthly Focus|0 Comments