New developments, innovations, and reporting from around the IT sector

On-Prem Vs. Cloud

The decision to choose between cloud infrastructure and on-premise server infrastructure can have significant implications on the bottom line. Both cloud and on-premise server infrastructure have their advantages and disadvantages, and understanding the differences between the two is crucial for any organization.

Employee Spotlight

Kurt Lambo
Solutions Architect

Education: Associate's degree in Computer Sciences from Pittsburgh Technical College

Experience: Network Access Employee since 2017

Focus: Network Security and Tennis

Fun Fact: Kurt's rated our highest engineer by customers

Can AI Replace Internal IT?

Don't Fret! There are several reasons why AI is unlikely to replace your internal IT team
AI is not a one-size-fits-all solution: While AI is excellent at automating routine tasks, it cannot replicate the creativity, critical thinking, and problem-solving abilities of a human IT team.

Cyber Liability and Your Business

The Importance of Multi-Factor Authorization
Would your business meet the current criteria to obtain or maintain cyber liability coverage?
Much like health insurance that individuals carry, cyber liability carriers ask a few “preexisting condition” questions, much like an application, to determine the insurability and rates for the entity requesting coverages.

Partner with Managed IT Service Provider

There are signs that it is time to switch to managed services and ways to make the switch as painless as possible
If your business is still using the traditional break-fix model of IT, you may wonder if it is truly worth it to keep putting money into servicing legacy equipment or technology.

Bitdefender Achieves Recognition

Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Programs
What is the Purpose of Gartner's Magic Quadrant?
The main objective behind Gartner’s Magic Quadrant is to inform businesses on which vendors can help their company succeed over the long term. Gartner analyzes a wide range of factors before making a decision, which includes product strategy, customer experience, innovation, market understanding and other traits.

Employee Spotlight

Ryan Provins
Solutions Architect Level II
Ryan's one of our NetWatchman Engineers with a B.S in Computer Science focusing on cybersecurity. Ryan's had experience working as the Department Head for Network Security at Standard Bank, as well as being the Senior Network Engineer for Dollar Bank.