A cyberattack is a deliberate attempt to access and assault computer systems, networks, or devices for malicious purposes. Like a biological virus, it only takes one tiny incursion to cause a lot of damage to many different parties in a very short time. Taking advantage of technology and human vulnerabilities, cyberattacks are usually driven by
In an organization, BYOD or Bring Your Own Device is the practice of allowing employees to use their personal computers, smartphones, or other devices for work. And the BYOD market is growing fast. By 2026, the global BYOD and enterprise mobility market is projected to reach a colossal $157.3 billion. For some employees, being able
Cybersecurity is critical to any organization — and a security breach can have severe and long-term consequences for both small businesses and big enterprises. In the last few years, we’ve witnessed cyberattacks that are complex and highly sophisticated (the SolarWinds hack still keeps us up at night.) Most threats, however, often come in innocuous forms.
Technology and data serve as both fuel and currency for the world we live in today. This also makes them highly coveted resources that are often used by hackers to undermine business, institutions, and even entire countries. Since the start of the global pandemic, many organizations have moved to remote or hybrid work environments, increasing
Imagine that you’re part of a small IT support team that manages and maintains 500 computers within the organization. In this scenario, you’re responsible for installing Windows and software, plus configuring your company’s security, domain, and VPN settings on each device. With remote work becoming the norm thanks to the pandemic, you now must figure
Since the pandemic started two years ago, the federal government has issued more than $200 billion USD in emergency funding to help schools overcome pandemic-wrought challenges and keep lessons going to make up for the learning losses that have impacted students across the country. COVID-19 funding for schools is allocated to K-12 schools and Higher
After more than a year of social distancing, quarantining, and working from home, some companies are slowly returning to the office, but many others are moving towards a permanently remote workforce. As times have proven to continuously change, it may be the same story for your staff. Has your company growth led to hiring new
By now we’ve all heard that social-distancing and self-quarantining are extremely important to slowing the spread of COVID-19. With coronavirus living for up to 24 hours on cardboard, 2 days on plastic, and 3 days on metal, and many carriers of the virus being asymptomatic, it can be spread in the most unlikely of places.
With the remote Windows automation scripting capability of SmartDeploy imaging software, techs can run computer scripts, tasks, and commands on any device, anywhere – whether connected to your corporate network or simply connected to the internet without a VPN connection. Now more than ever, IT has more motivation to find ways to efficiently manage remote
You submitted a killer-resume and landed the interview for an IT role. The fun is just about to begin. (If you haven’t made it this far, tune into SmartDeploy CEO, Aaron Suzuki’s, resume writing advice on the Enterprise Dish podcast). There are few things more nerve-racking than preparing for an IT interview that could land