Why You Can’t Do Without a Cybersecurity Partner

Arraya Insights| October 25, 2016

Confidence around a cybersecurity topic is usually a good thing – but not in this case. More than six-out-of-10 (65%) organizations are confident they will suffer a data breach of some kind in the next year, according to research by Okta. There’s no question that’s the kind of confidence businesses could do without. Staying out […]

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Sinkholes, Outages, and the True Value of DR as a Service

Arraya Insights| September 23, 2016

In 1994, I was a senior in high school. I hadn’t really entered the workforce beyond working at the local pool, JCPenney’s, and, just before my senior year, I worked to sort archives in the garage of my father’s office building. My father owned an actuarial firm in Allentown, located in the Corporate Plaza right […]

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How Has Your IT Environment Changed in 8 Years? (A Case Study)

Arraya Insights| September 22, 2016

How has your company’s thought process around IT changed during the last eight years? Considering the speed at which technology moves, that’s basically a lifetime or more. As a business’ technological vision changes, so too can the partners it relies on to help execute that vision. Building long-term relationships, while beneficial, can be tough – […]

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What About Cybersecurity Drives IT Craziest?

Arraya Insights| September 21, 2016

Several of our team members made the trek last week from Arraya headquarters to Harrisburg. Drawing them towards central Pennsylvania was the promise of some good conversation around one of the hottest of hot button IT topics: cybersecurity. The venue for this discussion? The PA Chamber of Business and Industry’s IT Security for Executive Leaders […]

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Data Breach Survival: How to Keep Your Finances & Reputation Intact

Arraya Insights| July 14, 2016

What’s the best way to minimize the financial impact of a data breach? The easy answer? Don’t have one. While describing that ideal end state may be easy, anyone in IT security knows actually achieving it is not. For today’s cyber crooks, data breaches are a business and, according to one recent survey, business is […]

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How to Make Your Company Less Appealing to Hackers

Arraya Insights| May 19, 2016

Throw a few speed bumps in their paths and many cyber criminals will give up and look for easier targets. That was one of the takeaways from a blog post we did back in March on cyber-attacks from the attackers perspective. More recently, this sentiment was echoed in Verizon’s 2016 Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR). […]

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The Intersection of Digitization and Security

Dan Lifshutz| May 18, 2016

One word that’s come up a great deal lately in conversations with customers is digitization. In an effort to provide end users with on-demand access to data or services, businesses have turned to digitization. While speed and availability are certainly important criteria in today’s business world, there’s another element that carries a steep price if overlooked: […]

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5 Costly (Yet Easy-to-Miss) Help Desk Mistakes

Arraya Insights| May 2, 2016

Everyone makes mistakes – even Help Desk staffers, aka the folks who businesses rely on to clean up after others, aren’t immune. In many cases, there’s just a little bit more on the line when the Help Desk drops the ball. After all, how many employees can no longer imagine doing their jobs without the […]

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Solving 3 Painfully Common After-Hours IT Support Complications

Arraya Insights| April 20, 2016

Imagine a world where IT issues stuck to a 9-5 schedule. How about we make that 9:30 to give IT pros a chance to have that first cup of coffee and ease into the day? Sounds great, but we all know that issues can crop up anywhere, at any time. Providing around-the-clock technical support sounds […]

How to Bounce Back Quickly From a Data Breach

Arraya Insights| March 23, 2016

Data. It’s essentially the lifeblood that every organization has in common. Every day, businesses take more in, send more out, and make more themselves. Without data, we’d all be very far up a not so scenic creek with nowhere to go. Considering the value and volume of all of that data, it’s no surprise cyber […]

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