If you are having any trouble explaining what this "cloud" thing is or how it works, this article may help - or it may just complicate things farther. However, if you are interested in urban infrastructure, economics, and policy decisions on where data centers are located, read on.
In the slides and recording from this webinar we share some research from one of our security partners OpenDNS about the ways any computer network can be compromised. The good news is, you don’t need to just wait passively for the worst and hope for the best. Matt Eshleman and Steve Longenecker share what we’ve learned about risks, and present ways you can protect yourself by implementing a managed network environment.
Perfect security isn’t possible, but practical security is within your reach. Is your organization doing enough to secure its most important data? In this new free report from Idealware, we cut through the fear and uncertainty to provide clear guidance.
We will be upgrading all managed clients to Internet Explorer 11 to take advantage of the most modern version of Internet Explorer so that computers will receive critical security updates to help protect against the steady stream of viruses, spyware and other malicious software.
Tis the season for lists of nonprofit technology trends and predictions - and this column from Jim Lynch, one of our friends over at TechSoup, nailed the trends we are seeing perfectly. These four major trends of 2015 will undoubtedly continue to influence our community in 2016.
Our Help Desk team ended the year on a very high note by receiving the Help Desk Institute team certification award, which we presented at our holiday party. HDI is an international professional association and certification body for the technical service and support industry. We are so proud to congratulate our Help Desk team on this achievement, and we are committed to continuing to provide outstanding customer service and maintaining our level of certifications.
The proposed rule would require nonprofit organizations that opt in to this reporting to store and transmit donor Social Security Numbers (SSNs) to the IRS. The nonprofit community is taking security to heart, and doesn't underestimate the difficulties of linking personal data with SSNs throughout the life of these transactions.
While Community IT Innovators participates in #GivingTuesday primarily as donors, we like to keep abreast of the technology innovations that empower secure mobile giving, the growth of international cyber Monday and #GivingTuesday, and other IT support issues our clients may encounter on the biggest giving day of the year. This year we are interested to see how the new real-time dashboard streaming donation data Blackbaud and Microsoft are promising to present tomorrow turns out.
If you or your organization is interested in attending or breaking into this world, this post from Kara Drapala over at OpenDNS - one of our security partners - lays out the landscape and what to expect. I learned to always set my phone to airplane mode while attending Def Con.
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