Multiple Computer Monitors: Advantages and Disadvantages

Multiple Computer Monitors: Advantages and Disadvantages used with permission from SBA.gov by Anita Campbell Are you looking to increase productivity in your small business? Some entrepreneurs and professionals find it helpful to have access to multiple computer monitors. This type of setup can potentially improve collaboration, productivity and even location flexibility. But there are also some potential drawbacks, from money and space constraints to the potential for distractions. If you’re considering investing in dual monitors for your own office, here are some of the pros and cons to consider. Pros of Using Multiple Computer Monitors Easy Switching Between Programs As…

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Common-Sense Security Tips to Detect Scammers

Common-Sense Security Tips from Fran Blanco In the last two days I received two scam calls. It’s not surprising. Indeed, Experian reports that in 2018, there were 47,567 scams added to the Better Business Bureau (BBB) Scam Tracker℠, a 5% increase over 2017. Hopefully, with a few common-sense security tips, you’ll be prepared to detect scammers and protect your personal identity and funds. Scam Calls Detected The first scam call, on my personal cell, came from the “Social Security Administration.” The caller thinly masked a widespread scheme to extort funds. I quickly saw it coming, so I toyed with the…

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5 Ways to Calculate ROI from Automated Account Provisioning and Deprovisioning

By Davin Cooke, Director of Business Development, Identity Maestro User management has become a critical issue. As physical and cloud-based IT systems and environments become increasingly complex so has account provisioning. This is due to multiple factors such as disconnected legacy applications, stricter compliance regulations, and the ever-present risk of data breaches through compromised passwords. Most businesses are looking for ways to improve Identity Management and reduce costs while enhancing compliance and security. There are five ways your organization will save by refreshing your user account provisioning processes. These include savings from: More efficient automated processes Requiring less user training…

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Essential Wireless Network Security Tips for Small Business

Wireless network security tips from Pili Mar In an age dominated by smartphones and tablets, wireless networks have become an increasingly attractive option for many small businesses. With a wireless network, team members can easily collaborate on mobile devices and laptops from anywhere in the office. Employees can join the network or change locations without any wires to manage. That convenience and portability brings challenges, however, and businesses that choose to go wireless must plan carefully. In addition to some reduction in speed, wireless networks pose an increased security risk. To minimize your risk, consider a few basic tips for…

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Business Owners to Learn How to Protect their Dream at International Franchise Expo

NYC area business technology and information security expert, Carl Mazzanti to address entrepreneurs and future business owners at Javits Center Business Resources Center Hoboken, NJ ­- (Cision) May 29, 2019 – Carl Mazzanti, the President and Co-founder of eMazzanti Technologies, a NYC area small business managed services provider (MSP) and IT security consultant, will address entrepreneurs and future business owners as a featured speaker at the New York International Franchise Expo (IFE). The three-day event runs from May 30 to June 1 at the Javits Center, 11th Avenue and 37th Street, New York City. Mazzanti will be presenting on the…

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Security needs to take priority for connected devices

Used with the permission of http://thenetwork.cisco.com by Liza Meak Liz Centoni and Matt Watchinski join forces on the RSA stage to show the next generation of threats to this new world of connected devices. The explosion of connected devices is happening at breakneck speed. By 2020, Gartner predicts 20 billion connected devices and more devices mean more security threats. In a keynote address at RSA, Matt Watchinski, Cisco VP of the Talos Threat Intelligence Research Group, said that everything from cameras, to audio equipment, to parking meters connect to our networks. “We have entire generations that look at the world,…

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Cybersecurity for small business: Email authentication

used with permission from FTC.gov by Andrew Smith, Director, FTC Bureau of Consumer Protection As a business person, you know about phishing, of course. At first glance, the email looks like it comes from a recognized company, complete with a familiar logo, slogan, and URL. But it’s really from a cyber crook trying to con consumers out of account numbers, passwords, or cash. In addition to the serious injury these scams inflict on consumers, there’s another victim of phishing: the reputable business whose good name was stolen by the scammer. Fraudsters don’t just masquerade as global financial institutions or industry…

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eMazzanti Technologies Cyber Security Cloud Simplifies Scalable Security Services, Strengthens Customer Security

Powerful cloud platform empowers eMazzanti to rapidly implement and scale security services to drive operational efficiencies and maximize security for business customers Hoboken, NJ ­- (Cision) April 9, 2019 – eMazzanti Technologies, a New York City area IT consultant and managed security services provider (MSSP), today announced the launch of its Cyber Security Cloud, which centralizes customer security management and reporting from a single cloud-based interface. Built from the ground up to streamline eMazzanti’s cyber security services, the platform reduces infrastructure costs, accelerates customer set-up, and minimizes time spent on reporting and operational tasks. eMazzanti’s Cyber Security Cloud is built…

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eMazzanti Featured on Microsoft Cyber Security Leaders Forum

Microsoft Cyber Security Practice tips, tools and industry outlook shared on Microsoft Partner Community Leaders Forum by NYC cyber security expert, Carl Mazzanti Hoboken, New Jersey ­- (Cision) April 4, 2018 — eMazzanti Technologies President and Co-founder, Carl Mazzanti, was featured recently on a Microsoft Partner Community online Leaders Forum as a Microsoft cyber security expert. At the request of Microsoft Partner Online Community managers, Mazzanti shared a series of 10 posts on the topic of building a Microsoft-centered cyber security practice. The informative posts can be found at the Microsoft Partner Network, Partner Community, Leaders Forum, Security Area. This…

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eMazzanti Technologies to Address GDPR Progress on Italy America Chamber Program

GDPR a Year After Implementation is topic of webinar program featuring NYC tech entrepreneur, Carl Mazzanti, sponsored by the Italy America Chamber of Commerce Hoboken, New Jersey ­- (Cision) March 27, 2019 — eMazzanti Technologies President and Co-founder, Carl Mazzanti, will be a featured cybersecurity industry expert on a webinar program sponsored by the Italy America Chamber of Commerce today, March 27, 2019 at 12:00 pm EDT. The topic of the program is “GDPR A Year After Implementation.” Mazzanti will discuss how businesses have complied and can comply with the new European data privacy law, the General Data Protection Regulation…

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