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 keeping an eye on, or looking to deploy.
Did you see that “The Hackers” were #3 on the list of Time‘s Person of the Year? Did you know that the average business sees over 15 distinct APT attacks per month! These attacks slip past perimeter defenses and even more advanced MSSP services. Make sure you are considering a Managed Security service option to stay ahead of Cyber attackers. ATC has a large portfolio of managed security providers as well as the technical resources to assist in this area.
- Hybrid Network
Are you evaluating an SD-WAN solution right now? You’d be well-served to considered this technology if you have a hybrid network that constitutes varied connectivity services and providers. We have vetted the major players and found that it’s all ice cream, but there are many flavors. Let’s sample each and see what’s tailored best for your network. Check out this recent blog from one of ATC’s providers regarding the benefits of SD-WAN.
Sold on the benefits? Planning to make the move? Many companies are realizing the distinct benefits of moving to the AWS and/or Azure clouds. In fact, these very companies recommend their clients use a third-party managed service provider, citing much higher customer satisfaction rates. Keep your DIY exploits for the “Honey Do” list. Let’s talk about cloud migration and third-party support for AWS or Azure.