New Guidance Issued to Evaluate NIST 800-171 POAMs

Let's face it: very, very few defense contractors were fully compliant with DFARS 252.204-7012 at the end of last year, when the requirements officially went into effect.  The cost, complexity, and availability of key solutions made it nearly impossible for all but the largest contractors to be compliant. Fortunately, NIST 800-171 clause 3.12.4 allowed for the submission of a System Security Pla...

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Maximize Your Office 365 Investment

[caption id="attachment_13317" align="alignright" width="300"]               Microsoft Outlook Inbox[/caption] If your company is like most, you probably aren’t getting maximum usage (or benefit) from your Office 365 investment. Whether it’s because you and your team haven’t had time to work on end-user adoption, or there is a lack of understanding about the extensive capabilit...

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Add Major League Baseball Games to Your Outlook Calendar

It’s here! Nothing says Spring like Opening Day of the baseball season.  Sun is out, the smell of popcorn and beer in the air, every team is undefeated and in good health. With a little luck and maybe a surprise or two (read: ridiculous career year) from a couple of key players … maybe, just maybe … this will be your team’s year. So how do you stay up on all the baseball season action...

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Are you more sophisticated than the hackers?

The only way to keep your data safe is to keep your people ahead of the learning curve. Regardless of their size, companies are constantly being bombarded with phishing scams. If you’re like many small and medium business owners, you may think you aren’t big or important enough to be targeted by hackers. But that’s just not the case. In fact, small and medium businesses are easier to hack an...

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Office 365 Groups Are Here and You Need to Be Ready

Office 365 Groups and Teams are here and they offer a tremendous opportunity for you to improve collaboration across the organization and drive productivity.  While we've reported on their launch and development, the important news that you need to be aware of is that Groups are now going to be auto-generated in our tenant.   What does this mean? According to the Support Article published t...

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Yammer is Coming (sooner than you think)

Yammer is Here. Microsoft announced in this blog post that Yammer will be activated in Office 365 tenants moving forward. This will apply to all new tenants as well as existing tenants. For clients that do not want to roll out Yammer, you will now have to disable it. This is a big deal. Enterprise Social is the next big thing in workplace collaboration. With the rise of social media and the onsla...

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