Your Guide to Migrating to Drupal 9
The time has come to prepare to update your site as the 2020 release of Drupal 9 draws near. While in the past, the massive changes between Drupal versions made developers cringe at the thought of migrating, the process has gotten much simpler over the past few iterations.Read more
Atlassian Hosting: Advantages of using a FedRAMP-Authorized Provider
One of the most challenging topics any IT team might find themselves struggling with is Federal security compliance.Learn more
Contegix Launches Managed Services for Drupal on AWS
Contegix is offering a managed services solution for companies with Drupal sites on Amazon Web Services, enabling businesses to focus on delivering the best digital experiences to their users, rather than configuring website infrastructure.Read More
How Around the Clock IT Powers Innovation
Innovation is a pressure-packed, around-the-clock pursuit. Success often requires leaders driving innovation—and teams supporting them—to work long hours. In today’s always-on digital world, helping companies stay focused on innovation often requires an IT service desk operation that’s available whenever someone needs them—whether that’s at 2 pm or 2 am. Reliable Service Desk That Works When You Need Them
Developing an IT Playbook for a BYOD Workforce
The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the bring your own device (BYOD) work trend. People increasingly sign on to company email, applications and accounts from their personal laptops, smartphones and other devices. For IT teams, an increase in BYOD-generated work raises immediate challenges regarding the integrity and security of corporate systems, platforms and data.
Why IT Support Teams Need To Reorient Around Accessible and Expedient Service
Millions of people can do their jobs from smartphones, tablets and laptops—all of which can be taken anywhere with an internet connection. For IT support, colleagues working at all hours from corporate (or personal) devices highlights the value of providing them with around the clock IT help and guidance aimed at preparing for potential disruptions—both expected, like a missed software update, and unexpected, like a security breach tied to a corporate account.
Beyond the Ticket: A Human Approach to IT Support
Information technology experts agree, human-centered IT support is superior to traditional, technology-oriented approaches that prioritize technical problems. Human-centered IT is still concerned with maintaining internal systems and technologies, but it also considers users’ needs. It’s not just about managing IT systems—it’s about asking the question, “What kind of IT support do employees need?”
Managed Services and IT Support for Higher Education
Whether or not students and faculty return to campuses in the next few months, investment in digital infrastructure, remote-ready platforms or tools and online learning resources will be crucial to the successful future of higher ed.
Moving from Remote-Ready to Remote-Resilient
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), remote work in the United States increased 115% between 2005 and 2015. Even before the current pandemic hit, global remote work was projected to increase by 30% over the next decade, according to Gartner.
Enterprise Security and Remote IT Support—A Match Made in Necessity
Working from home is a new, and likely persisting, reality for many people logging on from around the world. Within this dispersed work environment, enterprise security has never been more important—or, arguably, more challenging—to get right.
What a Remote Set-Up (and Upkeep) Looks Like in the Face of a New Work From Home Reality
If you’re reading this, you likely got here thanks to home wifi. And the implications of that mean much more for your company than simply connecting employee hardware to employer networks.