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Cybersecurity: The Operating Expense that Makes You Money

Cybersecurity: The Operating Expense that Makes You Money

Honestly, it can get a bit overwhelming for all those businesses out there, being asked to pony up for yet another “must-have” cybersecurity tool. I get it. But, as you’re getting out the corporate credit card for your next cybersecurity upgrade, I’d urge you to stop thinking of that spend as just another overhead expense. Instead, why not flip that assumption upside down? Have you considered all the ways that your cybersecurity program might actually be making you money?

The Futility of Firewalls

The Futility of Firewalls

A firewall for any growing organization is supposed to be the first step of many. A few organization leaders reading this may sigh in frustration, thinking about how this is a long journey ahead, and budget and time are against them. But if you want to succeed at keeping your company safe, I’d encourage you to get out of the “blue car” mentality, and start thinking of your digital assets as your company’s castle—a place where your business is both stored and defended. 

How to Develop a Network Security Policy

How to Develop a Network Security Policy

Developing a network security policy begins with establishing guidelines for creating, reviewing, revising, and retaining your information security policies and procedures. Since information is accessed and stored on your network, information security policy and...

The Rise of CISO Service at Integris and What It Could Mean to Your Business

The Rise of CISO Service at Integris and What It Could Mean to Your Business

In the Gartner 2022 IT Trends report, they predicted that by 2026, at least 50 percent of C-Level executives will have cybersecurity performance requirements built into their employment contracts. So, it’s no mystery, then, why our newly launched CISO service has doubled in revenue in a single quarter.

10 Best Practices from the Top Cybersecurity Training Companies

10 Best Practices from the Top Cybersecurity Training Companies

Why would an MSP publish an article sharing ten best practices from the top cybersecurity training companies? Because we partner with most of the computer-based educational providers quoted in this article or help administer their cyber training services for clients....

Not Just Cookies & Camp: Embracing Inclusion & STEM in Girl Scouts

Not Just Cookies & Camp: Embracing Inclusion & STEM in Girl Scouts

Anthony sits down with Sara Shaw Meyer, Director of Development at the Girl Scouts River Valleys (GSRV), which serves over 20,000 girls annually throughout Minnesota, Iowa, and Wisconsin. Sara talks through recent and evolving DEI initiatives, ways that GSRV is...

Integris Named to Clutch Top 100 Fastest-Growth Companies List

Integris Named to Clutch Top 100 Fastest-Growth Companies List

The popular online review site Clutch has named Integris one of its top 100 Fastest Growing companies on the platform for 2022. With growth from 2020 to 2021 topping 700 percent for the company, Integris made it to the top of the platform’s list.

Connor McLeod, Managed Services Technician, Duluth

Connor McLeod, Managed Services Technician, Duluth

Welcome back to our Team Highlight! Today, meet Connor from Integris' Duluth office. Could you describe your role/what you do in 2-3 sentences? I am a managed services technician supporting Northern Minnesota clients within our midwest region. We handle anything that...