ConvergeOne Framework for Cloud-Based IT Network and SSE Integration

Posted on May 3, 2022 by Brian Bradley

Many corporations announce mergers frequently. Once the ink has dried on the deal, the integration plan begins to take shape. The immediate challenge of interconnection is tasked to IT so that application systems integration or data sharing can securely take place. Often the operations need to remain only partially integrated, as they operate within different data sovereignty laws and corporate polices. How do we do this securely when both organizations have existing AWS account footprints?

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4 Resources to Elevate Your Cybersecurity Efforts

Posted on April 26, 2022 by ConvergeOne

With a record number of cyberattacks making national news, cybersecurity is top-of-mind for many business executives. Cyberattacks are becoming more complex, with new and improved malicious software evading detection systems and disabling or hindering business operations for organizations across the globe. An effective cybersecurity strategy begins with an understanding of the threat landscape, but it is only the first step. You must take proactive measures to ensure your organization is prepared for the inevitability of facing cyberthreats.

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Zero-Trust Models for Hybrid Work Environments

Posted on April 5, 2022 by Chris Hinch

As we move deeper into the Hybrid Work environment, it is key that you focus on a zero-trust model in your organization. You’re probably thinking, “Why should we be focusing on this?” Because security is about keeping assets out of the hands of attackers. This used to be straight forward, because you could just put a perimeter around your corporate networks, but now with Wi-Fi, remote working, and cloud services, assets are no longer in the physical network.

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Protecting Our Critical Assets from Growing Cyberattacks

Posted on March 8, 2022 by Vito Nozza

Global cyberattacks are becoming more widespread. The onslaught of online assaults we’ve seen five months into the year has made putting adequate measures in place to keep organization's critical information secure that much more critical. Harvard Business Review has stated that the "conflict in Ukraine presents perhaps the most acute cyber risk U.S. and western corporations have ever faced." Accelerated cyberattacks are already underway directed at Ukraine and may expand to nation-states providing support to Ukraine, including the United States.

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How to Meet Changing Cyberinsurance Policy Requirements

Posted on March 1, 2022 by Chris Ripkey + Kristal Kuykendall

This originally appeared as part of an article in THE Journal and Campus Technology.

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Everyone's Responsibility: Students Succeed When Leaders Talk Technology

Posted on February 15, 2022 by Robert Redd

This article originally appeared in K-12 Dive.

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How to Establish a Successful Risk Management Program

Posted on January 25, 2022 by Vito Nozza

With the record number of cyberattacks making national news, cybersecurity is top-of-mind for many business executives—but an effective cybersecurity strategy involves more than just awareness of possible threats. It’s important that your organization is prepared for the inevitability of facing cyberthreats.

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The Pillars of a Successful Cyber Recovery Solution

Posted on January 11, 2022 by Hassan Kassih

Hackers have upped the ante. Throughout 2021, cyber criminals grew more sophisticated, more organized, and more aggressive, using advanced techniques and cooperation among hacker groups to drive an unprecedented number of attacks. All told, the cost may tally an estimated $6 trillion in losses just this year, according to Cyber Security Ventures.

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How to Build a Cyber-Aware Organization

Posted on December 21, 2021 by Chris Ripkey + Vito Nozza

While the increased risk of cyber-attacks, further fueled by the pandemic, is in the news daily, too many organizations continue to lag in their planning and preparedness. There are countless stories of entities across the business and societal landscape, from big corporations to hospitals to schools, navigating data breaches and other forms of cyber-attacks that put their organizations, employees and stakeholders at risk. Cybercriminals are always looking for their next target and their tactics are continually evolving. The question is how to keep one step ahead or, at the very least, to keep pace with best practices?

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Establishing a New IT Department for Alliance Residential Company

Posted on December 14, 2021 by ConvergeOne

Alliance Residential Company, one of the largest multifamily housing real estate developers in the United States, needed to rebuild many of its internal corporate support departments, including the IT department, after its sale of its management division.

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