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Remote Work Security: The Importance of Keeping Devices Updated

The recent global shift to remote or hybrid work arrangements has been a dream come true for many employees, who now enjoy a better work-life balance, less commute stress, and other perks. For cybersecurity experts tasked with keeping organizations secure would most likely use the word nightmare instead.

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How to Securely Dispose of Old Work Devices

Modern organizations rely on modern electronic devices to thrive in an increasingly competitive world. But even the shiniest workstations, laptops, smartphones, and other work devices are destined to become outdated, which tends to happen sooner rather than later due to the incredible pace of technological progress.

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Avoiding Business Disruption When Adopting New Technology

At Aligned Technology Solutions, we’ve helped many organizations improve their productivity and maximize their efficiency by adopting new technologies. Over the years, we’ve come to understand that business disruption is the biggest hurdle organizations need to overcome in order to successfully complete their digital transformation journeys.

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5 MSP Myths That Are Not Based in Reality

Organizations are becoming increasingly dependent on information technology, but they rarely have the experience and expertise to implement and maintain modern IT solutions on their own. A partnership with a managed services provider (MSP) seems like the most obvious solution, but there’s a lot of conflicting information floating on the web that suggests otherwise.

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Key Steps to Regain Trust After a Breach

Do you know what takes years to build and seconds to lose? Trust. A single click on a malicious link can trigger a whole cascade of events leading to a data breach, whose reputational cost may exceed its direct financial impact. A survey by security company Security.

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Aligned Technology Solutions Places 52 on the 2021 CRN® Fast Growth 150 List

Alexandria, VA , Aug 09, 2021 – Aligned Technology Solutions, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company®, has named Aligned Technology Solutions to its 2021 Fast Growth 150 list in 52 place. With this list, CRN recognizes the fastest-growing North American technology integrators, solution providers, and IT consultants for their significant growth […]

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How to Protect Mobile Devices from Cyber Threats

Most employees would find it difficult to even imagine being productive without their mobile devices. Modern smartphones and tablets are often just as powerful as laptops and desktop computers, so it’s no wonder that everyone from executives to college interns now relies on them for day-to-day communication, access to important documents, project and task organization, […]

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IoT Devices Pose Security Risks for Remote Employees

Several things usually happen when employees transition into remote work arrangements. First, they start wearing the most comfortable clothes they have, which is most likely their birthday suit. Second, they improve their work-life balance by doing the bulk of their work when they are naturally the most productive.

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