Infrastructure-Management

The Benefits of a Managed Infrastructure


What is a managed infrastructure? A managed infrastructure is when the various core components of your network such as the firewalls, switches, wireless, and potentially the internet connection, is managed by a company other than yours. Why would I want … Continued

Data security compliance

Companies that outsource find they need to keep some IT work in-house


Geographic restrictions sometimes influence an organization’s use of colocation, cloud and other remote outsourcing alternatives. Regulatory compliance and jurisdictional authority are serious concerns for businesses. Not only does compliance affect data retention, security, privacy and legal discovery, but it also imposes geographic … Continued

BYOD

Study Endorses BYOD Trend


A group of Cisco Systems (NASDAQ: CSCO) channel partners recently commissioned a study on usage and practices by employees and employers of mobile devices in the workplace. In other words, what’s up with BYOD? The resulting report, titled, “BYOD Insights … Continued

Micro Data Center

How to choose a micro data center


Modular data centers house a full complement of server, storage, networking and environmental controls, and they’re getting smaller and smaller. RELOCATABLE ADAPTIVE SUSPENSION EQUIPMENT RACK Containerized data centers let businesses set up local computing resources when building a data center … Continued

Cyber security, IT security

Cyber security – protect your business from DDOS attacks?


24 million home routers expose ISPs to massive DNS-based DDoS attacks Optimum Bandwidth offers IT security solutions to protect your business from malicious traffic.  Don’t be left exposed, the threat is real, proven by dozens of notable breaches already in 2014. Gaps in … Continued