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Drones have emerged as the must-have gadget within the past few years. While these machines were mostly used among hobbyists, companies are gradually starting to realize the potential that drones could have for business uses....

Cisco has undergone a number of evolutions in its history, and the various acquisitions made within the last few years mark more changes coming to the organization. Cisco has looked to buy players in rising markets to improve its capabilities and zero in on areas that need are still advancing. Recently, Cisco announced the purchase of Viptela, a networking startup, and it promises to be a big deal for the future....

Meet Cheryl O'Bannon, one of Pinnacle's awesome Account Executives! Cheryl's role is to understand her customer’s goals and business challenges and determine the need for technology to support their business outcomes....

Complexity of the technology landscape combined with the rising demand for capable individuals to leverage these systems are contributing to a widespread IT skills shortage. The need for experienced workers is outpacing the available supply. As the IT skills shortage grows, organizations must understand the scope of the issue and what they can do about it....

Moving to digital processes can be a difficult undertaking for any business. Employees are asked to leave behind familiar, legacy procedures for new practices that are more efficient, but this invariably encounters some challenges along the way. As more organizations look to go digital, they should look to start with their server infrastructure. Server virtualization can be leveraged to drive digital transformation and improve company operations....

Join Pinnacle Business Systems and VMware on Tuesday, May 23 for an interactive demo and behind the scenes look at how you can better leverage VMware’s Workspace ONE as well as NSX Network Virtualization and Security Platform to meet your company’s business objectives. ...

In part four of our information security series, Alan Bunyard, Solutions Architect for Pinnacle shares how you can secure your network at 4-7, the application layer. Below are his tips to tackle application layer threats. ...

Current solutions businesses are using might be good for solving today's problems, but they might not be as viable years down the road. When a piece of hardware or software becomes outdated or stops adding value, it might be time to look for a tool that better addresses organization and employee needs. When integrating new technology into your infrastructure, there are three main considerations to keep at top of mind:...

To fight back against the unknown and help strengthen cybersecurity strategies, many companies undertake security readiness assessments. What is a security readiness assessment, and why does your organization need one? Let's take a look at the key benefits of this essential tool...

Within the healthcare field, it's critical for doctors, nurses and administrative staff to have the right data at the right time. Quite literally, lives are on the line, and the ability of these key personnel to find the information they need when they need it is essential to the operations of a hospital, medical center or primary care office....

By the end of 2017, the mobile gambling industry will be worth upward of $100 billion. Tapping into this wellspring of potential should be top of mind for gaming industry experts and casino proprietors. Taking advantage of mobile technologies to strengthen offerings and get more consumers in the doors will remain an important aspect going forward....

The benefits of going wireless are becoming more apparent, especially in the retail industry. Mobile retail opportunities continue to expand, and organizations have to stay on top of their wireless strategies and make sure they are getting the most out of their own computing infrastructure, among other key functions....

Because the nature of healthcare data is so sensitive, organizations need to ensure that they're doing what they can to prevent data breaches - for the sake of their patients' privacy as well as the monetary loss that occurs in situations like the ones experienced by Anthem and Boston Children's Hospital. ...

A recent report is bringing to light the dangers of HTTPS interception. According to ZDNet contributor Liam Tung, some security appliances and antivirus products intercept HTTPS and transport layer security connections in order to inspect network traffic....

The Cloudflare bug is a key example of why your business needs the best security solutions possible. By partnering with a trusted managed service provider like Pinnacle Business Systems, you can rest assured that your organization will be protected by only the best in both on-premises and cloud security....

Meet Maggie Durguner, Pinnacle's Marketing Manager! With her "You Got This" attitude she is a constant encouragement to those around her. On any given day you could find her coordinating assets and messaging for an email campaign, collaborating with videographers, photographers or Pinnacle’s design agencies, designing marketing collateral or social media assets, evaluating website and campaign analytics, writing a blog article, or working with the sales team on customer service related projects....

The AWS outage points to the very real concern that is top of mind for many tech industry experts: So much of the internet's actual infrastructure depends on so few companies that if one of the services goes down, large swathes of the internet are impacted. In addition, and perhaps most pertinent, this event brought to light the very real importance of having a good backup plan in times of an unexpected outage....