AMTRA SOLUTIONS BLOG

Articles, news and insights from the AMTRA team.

Windows as a Service and How it Simplifies IT

August 7, 2018
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In today’s changing tech world, IT professionals are exposed to constant updates at work and in their personal lives. These updates offer new features, security updates and bug fixes.  With Windows as a Service (WaaS), Microsoft addresses this constant technological evolution. 

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IT Security: The Bad, The Worse & The Ugly

July 10, 2018
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We recently published a checklist of the Top 5 Reasons You Should Outsource Your IT Security Now after the news broke that Exactis had a major security breach.  

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Modern desktop | what exactly is it?

July 4, 2018
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Why is there so much buzz around Modern Desktop today? What does Modern desktop mean? And why should your Company embrace it? 


We define the Modern Desktop experience as one that comes with the latest productivity tools to enable users to work wherever they need to, while remaining in a secure, protected state.  It is deployed and managed in a simple manner to minimize overhead and is always current. Often, it includes Microsoft 365, Windows 10 and Security.  

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BYOD & Mobility, Are They Giving You a Headache?

May 24, 2018
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The technological landscape of today is forcing us to evolve to a world that includes application deployment, security and device management.  This creates great delight for users, but challenges for IT professionals.

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The Most Overlooked Security Threat

May 16, 2018
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These days, it seems most people have a security story. Viruses, malware, hackers, ransomware, all of it is more prevalent than ever before. So, with the increasing number of outsider threats to an organization,

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Best Practices: Changing Your Password

May 6, 2018
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When was the last time you updated your social media and email passwords? If you can't remember, now may be a great time to update them.  

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Protection Against New & Escalating Cyberattacks 

April 2, 2018
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Nearly every day there is another story about a ransomware attack in the news.

Just in the past few weeks, while the City of Atlanta was still tending to fresh wounds; the spin-machine at Boeing was in the spotlight

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Microsoft 365: It's Something to be Excited About!

February 14, 2018
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As we explained in our previous blog, “Microsoft 365. What is it?," Microsoft 365 brings together Office 365, Windows 10 and Enterprise Mobility & Security.

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Microsoft 365 Business. What is it?

July 28, 2017
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Earlier in July, Microsoft announced Microsoft 365, which will be available in Enterprise and Business editions.

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It's happening again, and it's going to keep happening.

May 18, 2017
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By now, you’ve heard all about the WannaCry ransomware attacks that began on May 12th. The details are all over the news, and the security patches are readily available from Microsoft for Windows XP, Windows 8, and Windows Server 2003.

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