Posts Categorized: Cloud and Managed Services News

Key Takeaways from OTELCO’s SOC-as-a-Service Brunch ‘n Learn

Prevention. Detection. Investigation. Response to incidences. These are the core benefits of SOC (Security Operations Center) as a Service. Marc Keating, a Sr. Sales Engineer and technology strategist from Arctic Wolf Networks, was our featured guest at the Cloud & Managed Services Brunch ‘n’ Learn on December 10th in Portland, Maine. Marc shared a few of his top security insights, answered some hard-hitting questions and left the group with a few helpful takeaways. Security Insights… Read more »

Cloud and Managed Services Brunch ‘n Learn
Featuring Arctic Wolf’s Marc Keating

At OTELCO's Cloud and Managed Services' Brunch'n'Learn attendee's will learn about our exciting new services.

The largest threat to most businesses in today’s digital world is a potential data breach, but there are ways to protect your network and your customers against such a threat. Marc Keating, a Sr. Sales Engineer and technology strategist from Arctic Wolf Networks, is our featured guest at our upcoming Cloud & Managed Services  Brunch ‘n’ Learn on December 10. Marc will share with attendees some of the most interesting attacks Arctic Wolf has protected… Read more »

Should you outsource your IT to a Managed Services Provider, or keep it in house?

Many businesses, often those that are experiencing growth, find themselves at a turning point where they must decide whether to hire a full-time IT professional, expand their department, or turn to outside professionals for Managed Services. In our previous blog posts, we’ve discussed the pros and cons of the IT break-fix model. Today, we’re talking through the benefits and disadvantages of keeping your IT in-house vs. outsourcing to an MSP (Managed Service Provider). Understanding Managed… Read more »

Desktop Virtualization in the Modern Workplace

Evolving technology is changing the modern workplace. The old picture of an office full of employees, file cabinets, and fax machines is gone. Now 50% of US employees work remotely, all of our information is stored and backed up on servers, and even faxing can be done through the cloud. Today, the picture of the modern workplace is shaped by business technology. Desktop Virtualization is one of the most popular types of business technology on… Read more »

Managing Business Technology

OTELCO Cloud and Managed Services OTELCO Cloud and Managed Services is a new branch of the OTELCO family tree that includes the former Reliable Networks. Reliable Networks was a Maine based company that specializes in IT and cloud services. They have been a part of the OTELCO family since 2014 but, like many of our extended family, have just recently taken on the OTELCO name. OTELCO C&MS is run by the same team of experienced IT… Read more »