The “as a service” business model, in which third-party consulting firms provide IT services to customers on a subscription basis, has been nothing short of a revolution. In particular, network as a service (NaaS) has saved many companies from having to build their own networking infrastructure in-house. Configuring and operating devices such as routers, WAN optimizers, and firewalls is no easy task even for IT experts.
Maybe your in-house IT staff is overworked, or perhaps you simply don’t have the expertise necessary to build a robust network infrastructure. Whatever the reason may be, a growing number of businesses have chosen to outsource much of the heavy lifting to a network services company. Although there are many network services providers out there, not all of them are the right fit for your business. However, just because you’re not an IT company doesn’t mean that you aren’t able to evaluate potential IT partners. Below, we’ll discuss the six most important traits that you should look for in a network services company.
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What are Network Support Services? Network support services focus on the maintenance of an existing business network.
Not too long ago, I was interviewed for a Comcast Business blog post and Inc.com article about Wi-Fi security. As long as the Wi-Fi is up and running, the security of it isn’t something the average person gives a lot of thought to, but improperly secured Wi-Fi networks present a number of unique vulnerabilities hackers can exploit to gain access to sensitive data. To understand Wi-Fi security, it helps to know about these strategies that hackers use.
Earlier this week, the FBI urged thousands of small business and home office internet users to reboot their routers to prevent the impact of VPNFilter, the latest malware threat to businesses and consumers. Hours after the story broke, I was invited to WTNH News 8's studios to do a Facebook live Q&A.
IT providers in Connecticut are now providing services for banks and other financial institutions which must incorporate IoT, or Internet of Things, strategy. Wireless technology has grown into a dominating force in the market today, and those operations which don't incorporate it into regular business are apt to feel the sting of increased cost and decreased competitiveness.
EAST HARTFORD, CT - Through a secret bookcase, guests discovered how Kelser’s managed services could help their businesses shine at our latest event.
Kelser COO & CTO Jonathan Stone was quoted in an article about Wi-Fi security for Inc.com sponsored by Comcast Business. The article explores the different types of wi-fi hacks in detail and recounts how Kelser has been known to demonstrate how "evil twin" attacks work by setting up our own fake networks at conferences and then revealing them to attendees.