CompuCom announced the company is lending its support to Bright Blessings, a local non-profit dedicated to helping homeless and impoverished children in the greater Charlotte, NC metro area.
Migrating to Windows 10: An Opportunity to Rethink Your Digital Workplace
February 06, 2018 | Post by Mark Hardy | 0 Comments
With its launch in 2009, Microsoft Windows 7 became the most adopted end-user operating system since Windows XP. Choosing the right time to migrate to Windows 10, and implementing a company-wide infrastructure change, are not simple tasks. Adding to the complexity is the need for organizations to consider that mainstream support for Windows 7 has already ended, and extended support for Windows 7 will end in January 2020.
Is Your IT Disposal Putting Your Company's Reputation at Risk
February 01, 2018 | Post by Jennifer Brooks | 0 Comments
Properly recycling or disposing of your unused or outdated electronic equipment does come with a nominal cost, but simply throwing old IT devices in the garbage to avoid paying that fee can come at an even bigger price including damage to your company’s brand.
Transitioning to a Digital Workplace: Overcoming Resistance to New Technology
January 30, 2018 | Post by Ken Jackowitz | 1 Comments
Change can be tricky to navigate. Implementing more technology in the workplace may be met with excitement, fear or skepticism for a number of reasons. Some employees welcome new technology because they believe that the new systems or upgrades will help them have more flexibility in their work schedule and greater overall efficiency.
Financial Services: 3 Security Trends to Watch in 2018
January 26, 2018 | Post by Tim Fisher | 0 Comments
The new year is here, and now is the time for organizations to take a deeper look at their internal processes and seek out strategies for improvement. One area that's always a priority is cybersecurity, particularly within the financial service sector.
What Exactly are Meltdown and Spectre Security Threats?
January 25, 2018 | Post by Andrew Reese | 0 Comments
Recently the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities were discovered affecting all computers using central processing units (CPUs) manufactured by Intel, AMD and ARM.
These vulnerabilities were found to allow an attack at the hardware level, permitting malicious programs to abuse the way a processor reads data from a less-privileged user process. This could mean passwords, personal photos, email or classified business documents that was supposed to be inaccessible and private can now be accessed.
The Keys to Finding Strategic Technology Partners
January 24, 2018 | Post by Bryan Erwin | 0 Comments
Technology disrupts business and presents significant challenges for CEOs, who must find ways for their company to adapt quickly to maintain or grow market share. By looking to strategic technology partnerships, businesses can turn disruption into an opportunity for transformation.
Author Michael Senecal of DealCrunch outlines how "CompuCom has helped seven of the top 10 North American retailers map out their omnichannel future by procuring the right hardware, software, and connectivity solutions along with end-to-end support along the way."
What to Look for When Bringing IT Contractors into Your Organization
January 18, 2018 | Post by Mike Kelly | 0 Comments
If you are having your kitchen remodeled, you are not going to invite just any guy who says he is a contractor to come in and redo your kitchen. If you don’t know or trust the contractor, you could be opening your house up to being robbed or swindled. So why would you risk inviting just any technology contractor into your business to help with your technology updates or repairs?