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10 Top Tactics Microsoft 365 Administration

10 Tactics for Success: Elevating Microsoft 365 Administration

By Afidence / June 4, 2024 / Comments Off on 10 Tactics for Success: Elevating Microsoft 365 Administration

Are you concerned about the potential risks to your business in the instance of a data breach? How confident are you that your business is meeting all regulatory compliance requirements and data governance standards? Do you have the productivity tools, like Microsoft 365 administration, to overcome these challenges, but don’t know how to optimize them? …

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IT Trends With IT People: Leadership Lessons from Jon Rike, CIO of the City of Dayton

By Afidence / May 29, 2024 / Comments Off on IT Trends With IT People: Leadership Lessons from Jon Rike, CIO of the City of Dayton

Jon Rike, the chief information officer (CIO) for the City of Dayton, has a remarkable journey full of valuable lessons on leadership, career, growth and navigating the evolving technology landscape. His experiences provide a wealth of insights for aspiring leaders in the technology industry. Watch the full video interview to dive deeper into Jon’s inspiring…

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AI Panel Discussion: Leveraging Security to Catalyze Your AI Journey

By Afidence / May 28, 2024 / Comments Off on AI Panel Discussion: Leveraging Security to Catalyze Your AI Journey

Are you ready to equip yourself with the knowledge and technical insights necessary to navigate the digital landscape easily and securely? In February, Afidence hosted a dynamic panel of industry leaders eager to share their real-world experiences and practical advice on harnessing the power of AI responsibly and securely. In case you missed it, check…

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What Is the MITRE ATT&CK Framework and How Can You D3FEND Your Business Against Threats? 

By Afidence / May 21, 2024 / Comments Off on What Is the MITRE ATT&CK Framework and How Can You D3FEND Your Business Against Threats? 

This past March, Afidence had the honor of presenting on the MITRE ATT&CK and D3FEND Frameworks at the Ohio Information Security Conference (OISC) hosted by Technology First. It was enlightening to be surrounded by other experts in cybersecurity and empower like-minded professionals with the knowledge to map D3FEND countermeasures and apply ATT&CK techniques to help…

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Navigating Leadership and Technology: A Conversation with Don Rosing, IT Executive at Messer Construction

By Afidence / April 30, 2024 / Comments Off on Navigating Leadership and Technology: A Conversation with Don Rosing, IT Executive at Messer Construction

Don Rosing, an IT executive at Messer Construction, brings over a decade of experience to the forefront of tech leadership. His journey from a large family upbringing to a leading figure in the IT sector underscores the importance of hard work, hands-on leadership and continuous learning in today’s technological world. Early Foundations: Where It All…

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6 Strategies for Successful Cyber Insurance Renewal

By Afidence / April 23, 2024 / Comments Off on 6 Strategies for Successful Cyber Insurance Renewal

Cyber insurance is like a safety net for your business in the digital world. It’s there to protect you from the unexpected, whether it’s a data breach, a cyberattack or even a ransomware attack.  Just like you wouldn’t leave your home without locking the doors, cyber insurance ensures that your business is safeguarded against known…

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5 Keys to Unlocking Efficiency in Hybrid Environments

By Afidence / April 16, 2024 / Comments Off on 5 Keys to Unlocking Efficiency in Hybrid Environments

Imagine this scenario: Your business is growing rapidly, but your IT infrastructure struggles to keep up with increasing demands. Downtime, security vulnerabilities, and budget constraints are holding you back. Sound familiar? If so, it may be time to unlock the efficiency of your hybrid environments. In this guide, we’ll explore the challenges businesses face without…

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Conducting a Compliance Assessment in IT Security

Conducting a Thorough Compliance Assessment in IT Security

By Afidence / April 3, 2024 / Comments Off on Conducting a Thorough Compliance Assessment in IT Security

Conducting a Thorough Compliance Assessment in IT Security Compliance is important for any organization, big or small. As a business leader, it’s crucial for you to understand that it’s about more than just checking off boxes. Although checklists are involved, it’s also about cultivating an environment that values integrity, accountability and the safety and well-being…

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Concrete Results in IT: How TJ Norris Paves the Way for Growth at Lithko Contracting

By Afidence / March 21, 2024 / Comments Off on Concrete Results in IT: How TJ Norris Paves the Way for Growth at Lithko Contracting

In the world of concrete construction, where every detail matters from the foundation up, the same precision applies to scaling an IT department. At Lithko Contracting, TJ Norris, the Director of Technology Transformation, knows this all too well. With nearly $2 billion in revenue and a lean IT team, the stakes are high. But for…

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Data Encryption

Data Encryption: A Cornerstone of Modern Cybersecurity

By Afidence / March 21, 2024 / Comments Off on Data Encryption: A Cornerstone of Modern Cybersecurity

It’s just another day in the office. You’re at your desk sending emails containing confidential information or sharing sensitive files over what you believe to be a secure internet connection. But unless you have data encryption, all that data is as safe as an unsealed letter, vulnerable to interception and prying eyes. In an age…

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