What You Need to Know About Self-Service Password Resets

Arraya Insights Arraya Insights| September 17, 2015

How many of the calls to your help desk typically involve end user password resets? 20%? 40%? More? If you took a poll of your Help Desk, the answer would probably be a short and sweet, “Too many.” In our experience, password resets consume a huge chunk of the Help Desk’s time each day. Time […]

Personal email makes for a big business risk

Arraya Insights Arraya Insights| September 1, 2015

I’ve been writing a lot on LinkedIn lately about personal email communication. For me, it’s been on the decline and turned into something more functional around my consumer lifecycle. I don’t use it for emailing my friends anymore. Instead, it is just used for bill paying and finding sales for sites I frequent. Something has […]

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What is Advanced Threat Analytics?

Arraya Insights Arraya Insights| August 27, 2015

In early August, I happened to be working on some Enterprise Mobility Suite collateral and noticed that the price of it went up about a dollar per user per month. What could account for this change? Well, Advanced Threat Analytics had been added to the Enterprise Mobility Suite. Just to recap, EMS is much more than […]

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Why Enterprises are Thinking Windows 10

Arraya Insights Arraya Insights| August 21, 2015

Windows 10 has been touted by Microsoft as the most secure operating system ever. Only time will tell whether or not this will hold true. It is certainly a visually pleasing and robust operating system, as is evident by the 27 million downloads that have happened through August 8th. With a lot of Enterprises skipping […]

Cisco's Midyear Security Report Shines Light on Emerging Threats

Arraya Insights Arraya Insights| August 14, 2015

The first half of the year saw security pros and cybercrooks locked in a veritable arms race according to Cisco’s 2015 Midyear Security Report. The brand new report explored the latest threats, gave updates on some old favorites of attackers and looked at the ways in which they’re adapting their methods and tools to evade […]

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How to Build Confidence and Secure Buy-In for Office 365 within Your Organization

Arraya Insights Arraya Insights| July 30, 2015

Microsoft just welcomed a pair of massive – and also very different – organizations into the Office 365 (O365) fold. All told, these deals represent a combined commitment of roughly 400,000 licenses, which will be utilized by end users across the globe. A level of trust is an essential precondition in any IT engagement. However, […]

Microsoft 2015 Worldwide Partner Conference Recap

Arraya Insights Arraya Insights| July 29, 2015

I have a confession to make. I’m new to consulting. However, I have been working with Microsoft technologies for over 15 years now. From support to architecture to managing IT teams, I’ve seen Microsoft from many different angles. Now that I work for Arraya Solutions, I can experience Microsoft from a new side – as […]

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Signs You're a Prime Candidate for Arraya's Managed Services for Virtualization

Halim Chtourou Halim Chtourou| July 17, 2015

VMware environments don’t always get the same level of attention as, say, their Microsoft counterparts do. Imagine running a Windows Server in your data center that hasn’t been patched or updated since 2012. That kind of prolonged lapse would leave a company incredibly susceptible to security breaches, data loss and more – and it would […]

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Going Beyond Protecting Your Data with Just MDM

Arraya Insights Arraya Insights| July 16, 2015

It is a fact of our modern life. Mobile devices and ubiquitous access back into our company allows us to work on our own terms. Employees love it, but IT Security hates it. There is a huge inherent risk when we allow our company’s sensitive data to be accessed with a username and password. We […]

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It Was a Dark and Stormy Night (for Data Centers)

Arraya Insights Arraya Insights| June 25, 2015

This week, a strong set of storms ransacked the greater Philadelphia area. Many business owners woke up to a disaster in their data center and downtime for their company. Hours of lost end user productivity ensued and IT quickly got burned out trying to get systems back online as rapidly as possible. The simple fact […]

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