An Ounce of Prevention

Norwalk looks to stop cyberattacks before they happen! Located in Connecticut in the heart of Fairfield County, the City of Norwalk is a diverse community rich in culture and personality. Uniquely situated on Long Island Sound, Norwalk has a population of nearly 90,000 people, making it the sixth largest city in the State of Connecticut. […]

It’s About Time

Take control and be proactive with your time system with WiFi based clocks. Easy to setup, low power consumption and managed from the cloud. Clocks are synchronized from NIST via the Network Time Protocol (NTP). *Supports 802.11b/g/n WiFi networks *Battery power provides location versatility *Attractively finished metal case with easy to read hands Digital BackOffice […]

Firewall Talk – On The Municipal Voice

An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure, at least when it comes to your municipality’s firewall. That message emerged from the latest episode of WNHH FM’s “The Municipal Voice,” hosted by the Connecticut Conference of Municipalities. On this episode, Kurt Miller, first selectman of Seymour, and Dale Bruckhart of Digital Back Office […]

Who Owns the Problem?

When infrequent power outages occur, the usual response is to check the street lights, contact your neighbor, or make a visual inspection of the power line on the street. Unless the outage originates inside your home or office, the next call is to the electric utility that owns the problem. Ownership of network or internet […]

Understanding Layer 2 vs Layer 3 Networking

There are many questions that come to mind when selecting a Layer 2 vs Layer 3 network topology and/or a managed service provider. Surprisingly, Layer 3 services can be managed by the right service provider at little or no additional cost if you understand the difference and ask the right questions. So, what are the […]