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 of your [...]

By | 2018-10-29T14:50:47+00:00 October 29th, 2018|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 | 2018-08-01T13:30:16+00:00 July 15th, 2018|Monthly Focus|Comments Off on Meraki Security

Transform Your School with the Power of the Cloud

Microsoft 365 Education makes it easier for schools to transform their classrooms, engage students, and improve outcomes by combining the essentials of the Windows 10 platform, Office 365 for productivity and collaboration, and the Enterprise Mobility Suite for security and management – all within a simplified licensing framework. Plus Microsoft 365 includes access to Minecraft: [...]

By | 2017-11-06T10:02:53+00:00 November 30th, 2017|0 Comments

Is the Cloud Ready for Your Voice? You Decide.

According to industry guidance, 20% of businesses will be shifting on-prem PBX to a hybrid model in the next 3 years!  This is a effectively a revolution in an area of IT known for stability, not upheaval.  What does it mean for you? Top 5 Questions: Why are organizations making this shift? How would your [...]

By | 2018-12-18T11:38:13+00:00 September 8th, 2017|Advisory Services|Comments Off on Is the Cloud Ready for Your Voice? You Decide.

Microsoft 365 and Peters & Associates: Secure Cloud Productivity, the Experts to Make it Real

1+1+1=3: There are no gimmicks here - Peters & Associates delivers secure productivity with Microsoft 365 (formerly “Secure Productive Enterprise”). 1  Microsoft produces excellent security products using $10 Billion in annual Research & Development with over $2 Billion funneled directly to security efforts. +1   Peters & Associates is a gold-certified and industry-recognized leader in delivery of these [...]

By | 2018-12-18T12:12:21+00:00 July 26th, 2017|Security Solutions|Comments Off on Microsoft 365 and Peters & Associates: Secure Cloud Productivity, the Experts to Make it Real

Cloud-y with a Chance of Control

One of the main mental hurdles for IT Administrators to overcome when it comes to the cloud is the transfer of control. Admittedly, it’s something that I struggled with early on in my experience with the cloud. I had concerns about how much I could control the environment, its flexibility, and ease of administration.  One [...]

By | 2018-12-18T11:55:51+00:00 July 10th, 2017|Infrastructure Services|Comments Off on Cloud-y with a Chance of Control

Migrating email to the cloud as a security strategy

I feel like this article could have been written about 5 years ago, but there are still many organizations that aren’t leveraging a security-rich, cloud-based email system such as Office 365.  Let’s face it, notwithstanding hard-dollar cost reduction, rarely is there a business need to switch email systems or email providers.  Migrating email to the [...]

By | 2018-12-18T12:13:19+00:00 June 21st, 2017|Security Solutions|Comments Off on Migrating email to the cloud as a security strategy

Microsoft EM+S – Two Flavors of Mobile Device Management

As our company workforce becomes more mobile every year, and security risks for corporate data increase, it’s important to consider how you will manage mobility for your organization. Microsoft Enterprise Mobility + Security customers have a choice of solutions that can be used for mobile device management (MDM) and mobile application management (MAM). Intune [...]

By | 2018-12-18T11:38:55+00:00 May 31st, 2017|Security Solutions|Comments Off on Microsoft EM+S – Two Flavors of Mobile Device Management

Modern Authentication Part 2 – How the Modern Authentication Protocol Works

This is part two of a two part series on Modern Authentication and the Modern Authentication Protocol. Part one explained what Modern Authentication is and why organizations would or would not want to implement it. You can read part one here. How the Modern Authentication Protocol Works Once Modern Authentication is enabled a user will [...]

By | 2018-12-18T11:56:58+00:00 May 12th, 2017|Infrastructure Services|Comments Off on Modern Authentication Part 2 – How the Modern Authentication Protocol Works

Office 365 & Deep Dish Pizza – Saving your Organization from a Food Coma

How could something so delicious cause Office 365 productivity, security and legal issues?  Many organizations are unwittingly under attack from poor lunch choices (tasty, but not necessarily good for productivity). Office 365 can't help you make smarter food selections, but it does have some features that can actually protect your organization from the effects of a [...]

By | 2018-12-18T11:57:29+00:00 April 17th, 2017|Collaboration, Office 365|Comments Off on Office 365 & Deep Dish Pizza – Saving your Organization from a Food Coma