|thinkCSC Business Continuity Series: Start with a Plan
Business continuity is more than the latest catchphrase. It’s about not letting potential risks interfere with your ability to deliver on your promises, whether those potential risks are artificial, environmental, or a result of technological advancements. Every business needs to be faster, more flexible, more nimble, and ready to handle whatever is thrown at them. Those that are
not survive. Read more.
5 Reasons You Need Something More Secure than Dropbox
Dropbox has over 300 million users, and while the company has made serious efforts to increase the level of security and make their service more corporate friendly, the fact remains that security continues to be an issue.
If your business is considering adopting Dropbox for offsite file sharing and storage, thoroughly assess the risks first.. Read more.
Who Is Running the Network Operations Center Protecting Your Data?
The NOC is where the pro
in proactive management occurs. The best NOCs are selective about who they hire to protect your data, creating highly trained, professional teams of technicians and senior engineers who can rapidly and independently asses any threat and make a decision about how best to protect your data and network. Ideally, the NOC you select will be populated by level 2 and level 3 engineers, with the experience to address and solve more sophisticated issues.The NOC team should also be able to take initiative, demonstrate excellent communication skills, and convey a deep commitment to excellence and dedication to the customer. Read more.
Ohio Schools Face Many Challenges Implementing EdTech
by Tom Hastings
thinkCSC is helping many Ohio schools solve their edtech issues. We help schools create and improve their wireless networks, by increasing the number of access points, addressing infrastructure, and building in security. Along with bandwidth, connectivity, and security, schools are faced with the cost of purchasing devices and warranties. Most schools assume they must purchase the manufacturer’s warranty and require parents to pay for additional damage insurance. thinkCSC has access to the same supplier as CDWG and offers highly competitive rates for devices and a less expensive, more comprehensive warranty that comes with convenient device pick-up, repair, and drop-off. We can often complete repairs on site. Read more