NYSE, United Airlines at Center of Nightmare Week for IT

Arraya Insights Arraya Insights| July 15, 2015

At least momentarily during last week’s news cycle, for what seems like the first time in a long time, hackers and data breaches took a backseat to regular old IT glitches. On Wednesday, the New York Stock Exchange and United Airlines each suffered malfunctions that were not malicious attacks, but still caused outages and managed […]

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Managed Services or New Hires?

Arraya Insights Arraya Insights| July 10, 2015

Torn between opting for a Managed Services partnership and going the new hire route to expand the capabilities of your IT team? If both options seem to be on equal footing at first, a deeper dive can reveal intangibles which may provide some separation. These five questions can give you the clarity you need to […]

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Congrats to our Managed Services Drawing Winner!

Arraya Insights Arraya Insights| July 9, 2015

Arraya Solutions would like to congratulate Robert Schaller, the Director of IT for Rockhill Mennonite Community, for winning our Managed Services survey drawing! As our big winner, Mr. Schaller will receive a $100 gift card courtesy of Arraya. All Arraya Managed Services customers who filled out our first annual Managed Services customer feedback survey were […]

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Customers Speak Out on Arraya's Managed Services

Arraya Insights Arraya Insights| June 30, 2015

Arraya’s Managed and Cloud Services have received their share of customer praise, vendor acknowledgement and industry recognition over the years. Despite all of that positivity, we believe there’s always room to grow and improve our services. In order to learn where we were succeeding and where we could do better, we put together our first […]

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3 Long-Standing Managed Services Myths Busted

Arraya Insights Arraya Insights| June 18, 2015

You just have to get to know Managed Services in order to love them. That’s one of the takeaways of CompTIA’s 4th Annual Trends in Managed Services study. The data shows companies have become increasingly familiar with Managed Services in recent years and overall adoption rates have followed suit. It also shows those who’ve gotten on board haven’t […]

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How to Get the Most Out of Office 365 and Azure

Arraya Insights Arraya Insights| June 17, 2015

If one of your organization’s goals for the back nine of 2015 is to either embrace the cloud or expand your existing cloud environment, Microsoft’s Office 365 and Azure could be two of the products you end up exploring. There’s no shortage of benefits you can get out of deploying these services. In terms of […]

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Audit Identifies Security Gaps 3 Weeks Before Historic Breach

Arraya Insights Arraya Insights| April 15, 2015

Time is of the essence when it comes to plugging gaps in your IT security. Just ask Premera Blue Cross. Last spring, federal auditors combed through Premera’s systems and uncovered a number of shortcomings. Flash forward three weeks: the issues hadn’t been addressed and hackers took advantage, potentially gaining access to the personal, financial and […]

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A Day in the Life of a Managed Services Team Member

Arraya Insights Arraya Insights| January 9, 2015

Imagine your ideal managed services relationship. Any managed services provider worth its salt is going to take work off of your IT team’s plate and make life a little easier on it in the process. But a best of breed managed services provider is not only going to make life easier, it’s going to take […]

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5 Questions You Need to Ask Before Choosing a Managed Services Provider

Arraya Insights Arraya Insights| November 18, 2014

What makes a truly great managed services partner? While there’s no precise recipe, most of the best-of-breed providers have more than a few key ingredients in common. Sifting through the possibilities and finding the right managed services provider to partner with can be a demanding process for IT pros. Let’s face it, time isn’t exactly […]

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Companies Paying Even More to Resolve Cyber Attacks

Arraya Insights Arraya Insights| October 28, 2014

Businesses are having to work harder and spend more time trying to effectively contain and then resolve cyber-attacks, and that effort is starting to take a toll on their bottom lines. On average this year it’s taken companies 31 days to contain a cyber-attack.  They’ve spent an estimated $639,462 during that 31-day period while they […]

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