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Why We Don’t Charge Extras

No one likes the unexpected.  Especially when it comes to surprise costs.  Let’s be real.  Every business feels every penny, whether it’s a multi-billion-dollar company or the go-to local ice cream shop.  As beneficial a product or service is to business operations, there’s always a financial impact.  That’s why when it comes to IT and cyber security, our managed service…

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3G – 4G – 5G Network: What’s the difference?

“The nation’s first 5G network.” “On the largest, most advanced 4G LTE network.” “The nation’s fastest 3G network.” We’ve heard those phrases countless times over the past 15 years as mobile carriers try to prove that their wireless network is better than competitors.  But, have we ever really understood what that means and how it…

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2019 Recap: Partner updates you missed

And here we are with the end of 2019 just weeks away.  But before we nosedive into 2020 and public safety industry trends, let’s see what happened in 2019.  In the state of ever-evolving technology, it’s easy to miss out on the latest trends and product updates. Our partners work hard at constantly upgrading and updating products…

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Back to Basics: Cyber Security Habits

Smart Device Edition Though tools and solutions play a critical role in a security plan (and are often focused on), employees are equally important in maintaining the integrity of a strong cyber security plan. Human error is the cause of 90% of breaches. Instilling good cyber security habits is a smart, proactive aspect of a successful security…

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Rugged Computers for Extreme Conditions

Is your computer rugged enough to withstand extreme conditions?  Snow has hit Upstate New York and after a summer of unbearable heat waves hitting places all over the world, the extreme temps got us thinking.  The US covers 3.797 million square miles of land with normal climates ranging from cool and rainy to hot and…

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IACP 2019 Highlights

Every year since 1893, the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) organization holds the IACP Conference, the largest law enforcement conference.  Public safety professionals gather to learn about the latest in innovative technologies, be educated on industry trends, network with other departments and attend trainings to equip their departments will the right skills for…

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Cyber Security Awareness Month

Your 2019 Cheat Sheet   National Cyber Security Awareness Month is the perfect time to take a step back and assess cyber security habits and practices.  But rather than having to dig through hundreds of articles, we put together your 2019 Cyber Security Awareness Month cheat sheet.   Before we jump in, remember that there are plenty of…

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IT Security: The Process That Never Stops

by David D’Agostino, VP of Operations People, process and technology, when optimized together, are the three keys to improved IT security. To take it a step further, a successful security program is not one with an end-state, but rather one that is approached as a continuous, orchestrated journey.  Over time following a path will lead…

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