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What is Hyperconvergence?

What Does It Mean for Data Center Management?
What is hyperconvergence? To understand what hyperconvergence is, it helps to understand where we’ve come from in the data center space.

The data center – or “server closet”, depending on the size of your business – used to be a room that kept…

Chris Harris

Systems engineer.
Spartan. (Go MSU!)
Ironman (2.4 miles, 112 miles, 26.2 miles. 3 times.)

What is a Next Generation Firewall?

By Frank Keogh
While the name, “Next Generation Firewall” sounds like one of those “hype” terms that marketers often use to get you excited about a product, this is one instance where the technology really lives up the to the name.
 
To understand what a Next Generation Firewall (NGFW) is, it…

Frank Keogh

Frank is a systems engineers, specializing in network consulting for LAN, WAN, cybersecurity and data center/hyperconvergence.
Credentials? Plenty. CCNA, CCDA, CCNP, CCSP, VCP5-DCV

What is Advanced Malware Protection (AMP)?

By Frank Keogh
As technologies evolve, fancy new names have to be created by technology vendors in order to differentiate today’s super-cool technology from yesterday’s super-cool-but-now-outdated technology.

 

This is the case with the label “Advanced Malware Protection”, or “AMP”.  AMP is the name given to the most current iteration of antivirus…

Frank Keogh

Frank is a systems engineers, specializing in network consulting for LAN, WAN, cybersecurity and data center/hyperconvergence.
Credentials? Plenty. CCNA, CCDA, CCNP, CCSP, VCP5-DCV

3 Essential Features of a Modern Enterprise Cybersecurity Solution

TEC Tech Quick Hits

In Cisco’s 2017 Annual Cybersecurity Report, Cisco’s SVP of Security, John N. Stewart, had the following to say:
“It’s really quite simple: The more attack vectors that go unnoticed and the longer we allow attackers time to exploit our systems and infrastructure, the greater their chance for…

Frank Keogh

Frank is a systems engineers, specializing in network consulting for LAN, WAN, cybersecurity and data center/hyperconvergence.
Credentials? Plenty. CCNA, CCDA, CCNP, CCSP, VCP5-DCV

Top 5 Damaging Ransomware Attacks

What one word can strike fear into end users, security pros, and CIOs? Ransomware. This malware has raised to infamy recently with many major-headline attacks hitting all over the world. These recent attacks don’t indicate a new form of attack, ransomware has actually been around just about as long…

Frank Keogh

Frank is a systems engineers, specializing in network consulting for LAN, WAN, cybersecurity and data center/hyperconvergence.
Credentials? Plenty. CCNA, CCDA, CCNP, CCSP, VCP5-DCV

Support the 2017 VeloSano: Team TEC

This year TEC is participating in the 4th annual VeloSano – bike to cure. Every dollar raised supports cancer research at Cleveland Clinic.

TEC understands the value of Cancer Research and always supports our talented team. We are excited for our first year of riding as a team!

Our goal as…