Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world. –Nelson Mandela

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With the current estimated cost of Cybercrime being over $4 billion a year, the importance of your awareness is no joke.  Keeping your assets safe starts with you – and knowing what you’re dealing with is key. I just read a few articles that really opened my eyes to the importance of understanding just how complex hacker’s threats are these …

Keys to Success

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We recently asked our team what they thought it would look like to have the best IT Company. We had 24 intriguing answers. One of them was “Well defined success”. This one really hit home with me because I’ve experienced that myself. If you give someone a task that they don’t fully understand they will be much less motivated to …

The Busiest Man In The World

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      It might look to some as though my boss is the busiest man in the world. After all, who has time to eat when there are agreements to write up? But I propose to you that he is not busy – but intentional. There is a huge difference. Busy people tend to feel like they are always busy, but …

The best tablet? Nate Freeman reviews the Apple iPad

In Business, Mobile, Network People Team, Social Media, Web Services by netadminLeave a Comment

Recently, I was asked by my Aunt to recommend the best tablet. Aunt: We are looking at buying a tablet and when I’m looking at all of the different ones, I’m blown away at how little I know. We would like a more portable “computer” but bigger than our phones that can access email, Facebook, Google info, Word processing ability and can …

4 Criticals in 4 Hours

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Four Criticals in Four hours is not just something that falls into place. Every employee works in tandem to ensure critical service tickets are closed as quickly and efficiently as possible. We spoke with Ryan our head dispatcher to explain to us a little about how he sets the foundation for closing these tickets. “My first step when I am …

Post Irma Update

In Network People Team by netadmin

We are hopeful that you and your families are safe. Our office now has power and we are back to normal work hours. Our team is continuing to work with clients to get every business back up as soon as possible. Please contact us at 727-446-4564 or email ticket@networkpeople.com if you need anything. Your business and team is continually in …

WannaCry Ransomware

In Business by netadmin

A very dangerous and new form of ransomware was released on Friday and is causing serious damage across the globe. Network People has multiple layers of security in place that should protect us from this latest cyber threat. Please be careful when opening links in emails and untrusted websites and if you receive a message from Network People asking you …

Broadband Privacy Rule

In Business by netadmin

What does the repeal of the broadband privacy rule mean to the average American? The short answer is that the internet as we’ve come to know it is no longer inherently private. It means that internet service providers such as Frontier, Spectrum, and Comcast can now sell the history of the websites that you visit to the highest bidder. Records …

Have you done your will? 5 quick reminders of why this is important

In Business by netadmin

Nate Freeman President and Founder at Network People, Inc., CISSP I heard a frightening story the other day about a business owner of a $20M company who did a great job of documenting the plan should he pass away unexpectedly. However, he didn’t “get around to” signing the paperwork and making it official. Unfortunately, tragedy struck and his life was …

City of Madeira Beach: 2015 Case Study

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City of Madeira Beach: 2015 Unlimited, Flat Fee HMS, Cloud, VoIP and Security WHAT ISSUES WERE YOU HAVING BEFORE CONTACTING NETWORK PEOPLE? The city had one proprietary relationship with a software developer who was also maintaining the network. It was a good solution when all the departments were in one building, but that changed with our new construction and expansion. …