Ransomware Keeps its Hold on Your Data

Verizon’s annual data breach 2018 report shows hacking attacks that take your files away have gotten worse. In fact, they’ve doubled and got more sophisticated. Here’s four quick-hitter takeaways from the C-Net article shown below: Ransomware is a lucrative and GROWING business. Hackers are targeting consumers less, and focused more on businesses. Healthcare is the hardest…


2018 Technology Wish List

SEASON’S GREETINGS FROM ATC What’s on your 2018 technology checklist? Here’s some technology cheer and educational content wrapped around 9 key next-gen IT technologies: 1. SD-WAN: 5 Criteria for Evaluating SD-WAN 2. Cyber Security: Time to Recharge Your Cyber Security 3. Unified Communications: 10 Reasons Companies are Moving to Cloud Communications 4. More Bandwidth: What’s Driving…

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5 Security Trends to Watch in 2018

2017 was a year dominated by news of data breaches and new cyber security threats, from major hacks affecting companies like Equifax and Verizon to ransomware attacks such as the global WannaCry incident. It stands to reason then that we will see more of the same in 2018, with corporations, governments, public bodies and even…

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Masergy Adds Network Visibility Tool to Managed Detection and Response Service

ATC provider, Masergy, recently announced the release of its new Network Visibility Tool. It is bundled with the Masergy Managed Detection and Response service. The new tool leverages Netflow data, Active Directory, geolocation, syslog, BGP and other metadata to gain deep network insight for the purpose of identifying and investigating malicious activity across the entire IT…

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ATC Releases “ATC Connect” – 2017 Corporate Video

ATC recently released its 2017 corporate video, ATC Connect. ATC Connect spotlights ATC’s unique, solution-agnostic consulting practice and the benefits that derive from technology offerings in four key segments: VoiceDataCloud, and Next-Gen IT. Have a look below and let us know how we can help you in the coming year.


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Your 2017 New Year’s Next-Gen-IT Wish List

Greetings! Tis the season for planning new goals and making resolutions for the New Year. Most businesses are eyeing technology upgrades for 2017. Maybe it’s time to add a hosted, unified communications’ phone system (UCaaS) or transition to a more secure, dedicated and flexible network. Here are three next-gen-IT technologies we think you should be…

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Masergy Webinar: The Art of Cyber War

PREVENTION VS. DETECTION Fresh off his popular talk at the GE Digital Minds + Machines event in San Francisco, Masergy Chief Scientist Mike Stute discusses how the industrialization of hacking is transforming cyber security. We’ve all seen cyber attacks become more sophisticated by the day. Perimeter defenses—the firewalls and antivirus clients used for years by…