News & Computer Tips

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) and Internet of Things (IoT) Adoption

July 24th, 2019

BYOD and IoT are two popular trends in the IT industry that are very closely aligned, and speak the drastic shift that is taking place in the industry from how we have historically view  and managed a company’s computing network.  Both concepts are intertwined as we have experienced the tremendous growth in network connected devices, […]

Introduction of Barracuda Networks Products for Complimentary O365 Services

July 24th, 2019

As the adoption and deployment of Office 365 continues to grow exponentially within the industry there is has always been a growing concern whether a cloud-based solution can offer comparable features to a premise-based email server, or hosted email solution.  While the O365 subscription model and products are certainly the direction the industry is moving, […]

New Reporting Tool for GSCare Managed Service Clients

July 24th, 2019

In May GSC IT Solutions transitioned our GSCare Managed Service customers to a new reporting platform to provide more comprehensive performance data associated with their network equipment, and also better convey our operational performance metrics.  Earlier this year GSC IT Solutions made the decision to partner with BrightGauge as part of our commitment to continuous […]

Prepare Now for Windows 7, Server 2008, and Exchange 2010 End of Support

July 1st, 2019

On January 14, 2020, Microsoft will officially end support for both Windows 7 and Server 2008 operating systems as well as the Exchange 2010 mail and calendaring server. Once a product reaches its end-of-life, no new features, fixes or security updates are released for it.  GSC IT Solutions is placing a heavy focus in 2019 […]

Partnership with KnowBe4 to Provide Security Awareness Training

May 9th, 2019

In an effort to offer our clients a structured security awareness and compliance training program, GSC IT Solutions recently partnered with KnowBe4, provider of the world’s largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform. This partnership allows us to offer fully managed security awareness training programs that assist businesses in improving their security landscape, or […]

Tech Talk – The Surprising Top Cause of Data Loss and Why Data Backup Should be a Top Priority

April 26th, 2019

When most people consider the need to back up their critical business data they commonly consider it as insurance policy against equipment failure or natural disaster to ensure they can minimize the impact on these events have on their business operations. It’s obviously human nature to think about the worst-case scenarios as those are the […]