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6 Best Practices for Securing Remote Work

July 22, 2020
By Brandon Lee

There is no question about it, the past few months have certainly made organizations rethink the layout of their workforce.  At the first of the year, no one could have seen a global pandemic coming.  However, business had to react to the situation at hand, quickly and decisively.  

Due to the suddenness of how the global pandemic has unfolded since the beginning of the year, many...

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Filed Under: Virtual Desktops, Security, Remote Work, Working From Home, Digital Workspaces

Why Companies Need to Invest in a Digital Workspace ASAP

July 16, 2020
By Guest Author

By Marie Johnson

Recently, much of the world has shifted to remote work which has required the adoption of new technologies and policies. To address this new normal of remote work, many companies are investing in “Digital Workspaces.” A digital workspace, also known as a “virtual workspace,” is a set of digital tools, applications, and software that enables people to remain productive anywhere...

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Filed Under: Digital Transformation, Remote Work, Working From Home, Digital Workspaces

This Isn't Temporary - This is the Future of Work

July 14, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

As many locations around the world experience a resurgence in COVID-19 cases, a simple truth has become even more evident:

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Filed Under: Cloud Migration, Remote Work, VPN, Working From Home, Digital Workspaces, Future of Work

Why Computerworld calls Cameyo “the new alternative to Citrix”

July 09, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

A few days ago, Computerworld ran a feature article with the headline “Cameyo - the new alternative to Citrix.” Obviously, with a bold claim like that, the article has received a lot of attention. And as you’d expect when a large legacy vendor like Citrix is attacked, the article has been met with some skepticism as well. 

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Filed Under: VDI, Citrix, Digital Workspaces, daas, VMware

What is the "New Normal"?

July 07, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

Everywhere you turn these days, there’s someone else talking about the “New Normal.” In a world where all of our routines, processes, and realities have been turned upside down, it’s natural for people to want to put labels on things to help make sense of all of the change.  

We’re certainly no exception. We’ve been talking about the “New Normal” for months as a way to make sense of all of the...

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Filed Under: VDI, Remote Work, Working From Home, Digital Workspaces, daas

Enabling Distance Learning for 350,000 Students

July 01, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

Distance learning has been a growing trend for years, but that trend was clearly accelerated by COVID-19.  During the current pandemic, schools need to be able to ensure that students can work with any software, on any device. While some schools have 1:1 initiatives that provide each student with a device, in most cases students are currently working from their family’s personal devices at...

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Filed Under: Education, Remote Work, Working From Home, Distance Learning

FBI Warns Hackers Are Targeting Schools via RDP Vulnerabilities

June 29, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

Last week the FBI sent out a Private Industry Notification (PIN) alert to all K-12 schools warning them that "cyber actors are likely to increase targeting of K-12 schools during the COVID-19 pandemic because they represent an opportunistic target as more of these institutions transition to distance learning." (via ZDnet)

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Filed Under: RDP Issues, Security, Virtual Application Delivery, Remote Work, Distance Learning

How to Eliminate VPNs While Enabling Remote Work

June 24, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

VPNs were created back in the late 1990’s to allow site-to-site connection by virtualizing network access at the TCP/IP level. The primary use-case at the time was to connect various corporate offices into a unified network. Since then, VPNs have grown in popularity and have been used for many more use-cases - many of which depart significantly from the original intent and function of the...

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Filed Under: Technology, Remote Work, COVID-19, VPN, Working From Home

IT Efficiency is Key to Justifying Investment in VDI & DaaS - and That’s a Problem

June 23, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

When it comes to justifying the investment in Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) or Desktop as a Service (DaaS), a recent survey by the analysts at Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) reveals that the highest-rated factor (with 38% raking it the top concern) is the need to increase IT efficiency. This means that organizations place a lot of value in the ability to break through challenges that...

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Filed Under: Virtual Desktops, VDI, Virtual Desktop Infrastructure, Virtual Application Delivery, daas

Can Remote Work Help Save Jobs?

June 19, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

In a conversation with CNBC’s Jim Cramer, Cisco’s CEO Chuck Robbins shared some of his thoughts on how remote work is changing the landscape of “business as usual” moving forward. Last week, we wrote about how Cameyo has always been a virtual team and the value of being able to hire the best talent, no matter where they live

Cisco’s Robbins agrees:

“I think this has given us confidence that...

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Filed Under: Digital Transformation, Remote Work, Working From Home