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Technology Alignment

Technology alignment & business IT strategy for executives at mission-driven organizations

"Technology Alignment" is a digital publication (blog) about smart business technology practices. We believe your network and computer systems should empower your people to do good work. Best practices and business IT strategy ensures technology will function as an asset rather than a liability.

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Password Best Practices

Before you read another password best practices article, consider the following two trends. One, computers are getting faster through the exponential growth of technology. And two, hackers are getting smarter through common hacking knowledge and software. The combination of these two trends makes..

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Risk Is for Gambling, Not IT

When it comes to IT support, the number one thing that people are worried about is not what you might think. It is not security risks, such as hacking and ransomware. It is not downtime. It is not desktop support. Though each of these is worrisome, they would be better classified as symptoms...

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Jumpstart Your Holiday Cheer - Fast

Nothing says, "Happy Holidays!" quite like a holiday greeting video. We put together this video to express our joy for the holidays as well as for the services we do. May your holiday season bond you with loved ones as we've bonded while putting this together.

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WannaCry Ransomware - Should You Be Concerned?

If you've been following security news over this weekend, you may have heard of WannaCry. Here is the latest update from Colin Smith, one of our engineers:

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Private Cloud vs. Public Cloud vs. Internal Hosting

Should I keep my servers internally and back them up to the public cloud? Should I host them in a private cloud with some minor internal hosting redundancy? Should I exclusively use the public cloud (like Dropbox for business) and forget about internal hosting altogether?

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No Power? No Problem When You Have Remote Desktop

In the summer of 2014, California had a serious earthquake in Napa resulting in power outages and caused many businesses to come to a screeching halt. For companies without private cloud services, this was a problem, but what would it look like if they had access to their work remotely? First,..

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These articles are written by the people of Endsight, a locally outsourced IT firm with offices in Berkeley, Napa, and St Helena, serving the Greater San Francisco Bay Area and beyond. Articles should be read as expert knowledge from individual contributors and not as Endsight's official stance on included topics.

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