Digital Back Office Featured On The Municipal Voice

Your home is likely filled with objects that can connect to the internet, like your computer or cell phone, but also probably your TV, maybe even your refrigerator and thermostat. More and more we’ve become attached to an internet of things, and each of those represents a way for a hacker to get into your […]

City of New London Upgrades Firewall

New London Protects Data with Next Gen Firewall” The City of New London Information Technology division was created to improve the information technology throughout the City, leverage emerging technologies, reduce cost, and improve services to citizens and employees.  Assuring the safety and integrity of City data and information systems through security and access management is a […]

New Canaan Public Schools Upgrades Network Security

New Canaan Public Schools has selected Palo Alto Networks and Milford, CT. based, Digital BackOffice, to enhance cybersecurity with a next generation firewall.  New Canaan School Public Schools are a top-rated school district with 4,161 students in grades PK, K-12 and a student-teacher ratio of 12 to 1. According to state test scores, 86% of […]

A Eulogy for POTS

Frontier Communications has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. After accumulating $17.5 billion in debt through a series of acquisitions, Frontier CEO, Bernie Han, states, “the company has significantly under-invested in its fiber networks, making it difficult to attract and keep customers. The company has outlined a plan to spend $1.4 billion on fiber upgrades through […]

Put a SOC on IT

Cyber Security Operations Centers (SOC) and the employees that staff these centers are often integrated with law enforcement departments, multinational companies and federal agencies.  Municipalities employ emergency management personnel and prepare emergency operations centers for weather related and natural disasters but not cyber-security.  Public sector agencies and K-12 schools rarely designate a Chief Information Security […]

TRUMBULL PS USES NEXT GENERATION SECURITY TOOLS

Trumbull Public Schools was one of 373 nationwide school districts placed on the 2019 College Boards 9th annual AP® district honor roll for significant gains in student access and success.  Reaching these goals shows that Trumbull Public Schools is successfully identifying motivated, academically prepared students who are ready for Advanced Placement. The Trumbull PS Technology […]

The Best Endpoint Detection and Response. Period.

We’re thrilled to announce the results of the independent MITRE ATT&CK™ framework evaluation, which validates that no other EDR offering on the market rivals the capabilities of Cortex XDR™. MITRE provides an objective, third-party view into how leading vendors measure up against advanced attacks. These results prove that Cortex XDR delivers: The best attack technique […]

Meriden Public Schools Upgrades Network Security with Digital BackOffice

Meriden Public School Superintendent Mark Benigni was recently recognized by a national education consortium for enhancing student learning through technology.  Superintendent Benigni over recent years has led a push in Meriden to embed more technology and digital content into the curriculum. Meriden is now considered a “one-to-one” district, meaning each student has their own computer […]