If you have seen Shrek, you know that ogres are like onions. Not because they stink or make you cry—onions have layers. Ogres have layers. You get it. They both have layers! Just like ogres and onions, effective network security also requires layers of protection. And to help you defend your network in layers, check out the top five products and services to protect against cybersecurity threats.
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Nobody likes being kept in the dark—figuratively or literally. When it comes to our businesses, having the proper outdoor lighting setup is a great way to avoid being left in the dark and, more importantly, keep our facilities safe and secure. To help your business improve its security, let us shed some light on the reasons you should consider LED commercial security lighting.
Cyber-attackers do not sleep, but you can sleep peacefully if you keep your systems secure with the latest software patch. In today’s world, technology and methods of cyber-attacks are constantly changing. Are you keeping up to date?
The last few years have changed all of us in some way: how we work, how we learn, how we travel, how we shop and how we interact with one another . . . all of it has transformed into what people like to call “the new normal.”
Having a cybersecurity plan helps you stay organized, so you can make sure you are taking the right steps on your journey. The first step is asset identification. What are the most important assets on your network, and which ones are most vulnerable to a cyber-attack?
You are on site, wiring a new commercial building and want to make sure everything is going smoothly. As you look around, a couple members of your team are working on ladders, another is plugging in some power tools and someone else is kicking some extension cords out of his walkway.
Think of cybersecurity protection like building a football team. It takes a strong defense, a playbook for dealing with adversity and good backups if something happens to the key components. Take the Philadelphia Eagles in 2018, for example. They stuck to their playbook and won Super Bowl LII with their backup quarterback and a strong defense. To keep your network flying like an Eagle, here are some ways to protect your network security and if necessary, respond to an attack, so you can recover any lost information, money and production.
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The Power Your Future Scholarship was established in 2019 in recognition of Barry Boyer’s more than 25 years of leadership and service to Van Meter Inc., a wholesale electrical and automation supply company with 25 locations across seven U.S. States, to encourage and support students pursuing a career in the electrical trade—an area hit hard by skilled workforce shortages.
A surge is a quick, high-amplitude electrical fluctuation that overpowers an electrical circuit. During a thunderstorm, lightning striking a powerline causes the electrical system to take on excessive current. Without anything to absorb the rush of current and regulate the voltage, electronic devices on the circuit take the hit and are often destroyed.
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