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Zimcom announces #NoLayoffs pledge

Zimcom, a Liberty Center One company is proud to announce a no-layoff pledge that extends through July 1, 2020 for its employees. The COVID-19 pandemic has had a devastating economic impact for many across the U.S., with unemployment totals surging past 22 million in recent days.

COVID-19 Message from Zimcom

Zimcom is closely monitoring the World Health Organization’s official communication as well as the Center for Disease Control and state and local health authorities regarding COVID-19.

As the spread of COVID-19 continues, the Zimcom team is well equipped to maintain critical services to our customers.

Tips for safeguarding business data

You can’t afford to lose business data. It takes away the trust of your clients, leading to loss of revenue. Cybercriminals are here to stay, so it’s more important than ever to utilize tight security measures to keep your business data safe. Still, some hackers may have advanced cracking skills, or are really determined to […]

Technology tips to increase efficiency

Successful businesses make technology work for them, not the other way round. When used correctly, technology can make every task much faster to execute. So, if you’re looking to increase staff efficiency, consider the following methods to implement technology into your day-to-day business operations. Change office communication To increase efficiency, set up instant messaging software […]

Creating an Airgap for Data Security

As a business owner, ensuring your organization can survive a crisis is likely top of mind for you. And, there’s a good chance you’ve already thought about disaster recovery and business continuity in some ways.

With more and more frequency, those concerns relate to data security and can be manifested by way of an internal event (such as human error or a disgruntled employee), as well as an externally generated event (such as a cyber-attack or natural disaster).

Have you considered how the cloud fits into a data disaster recovery plan?

The cloud’s greatest strength is its ability to provide on-demand infrastructure.

Virtualization is different from the cloud

Virtualization and cloud computing can be confusing, especially to business owners who are not familiar with them. But when you understand their differences, you’ll be able to best take advantage of these technologies. Virtualization Imagine a company with five servers, each assigned a single task such as storage, email, etc. If there were a spike […]

7 Questions about the Cloud

1. What is the “cloud”?
The most basic definition is that it’s making use of someone else’s computer resources. Essentially, users place their data and applications on compute and data storage hardware managed by a third party, which makes this information available to authorized users over the Internet.

Think your password is secure? Think again

A password policy designed for federal agencies must be secure, right? Surprisingly, that hasn’t been the case, according to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). The NIST created many of the password best practices you probably loathe — the combination of letters, numbers, and special characters — but it now says those guidelines […]