Job Seeker Advice from a Veteran Technical Recruiter

By Roxane Brock on Sep 19, 2017 9:39:56 AM

Resume tips, interview advice and more from our Senior Technical Recruiter, Roxane Brock. Roxane was Istonish’s first official employee in 1991. She has been recruiting in the technology space for 25+ years and currently leads our IT Staffing Services.

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What hurricanes and other natural disasters can teach us about the importance of having a structured data backup plan.

By Al Roesner on Sep 13, 2017 2:49:56 PM

Thankfully, though Hurricane Irma caused major devastation, it was not quite as destructive as it could have been had the weather predictions played out as forecasted.  However, the road to recovery for the entire region is still going to be a long one.  Not only will homes, schools, and physical infrastructure need to be rebuilt, people will also need to return to their jobs as soon as possible to begin to slowly move back to normalcy.  And the ability for companies and organizations to return to “business as usual” (or to return at all) will depend upon their ability to get their IT infrastructure up and running.  Provided they have functioning IT infrastructure, they will most likely need to depend on data that must be restored from recent, reliable data backups to pick up where they left off in the least amount of time.

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7 Email Best Practices to Keep Employees Safe from Phishing

By James Mathis on Sep 12, 2017 11:15:00 AM

Phishing scams continue to be a growing threat to enterprise security because hackers target the weakest

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5 Best-Kept Secrets of Managed Security Services

By James Mathis on Sep 5, 2017 3:31:00 PM

A well-kept business secret is a competitive advantage just waiting to be shared. Here’s one you might have missed; managed security service providers (MSSPs) can help you achieve cybersecuritycompliance with less risk, cost and IT impact. Here are the five secrets behind the growing appeal of MSSPs:

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#WeAreNMSDC

By Annette Quintana on Aug 31, 2017 10:02:26 AM

Istonish is an established woman-owned, minority business enterprise with a Native American and Hispanic business ownership profile.

Istonish is proud to be a part of the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC), which has provided an incredible network and countless resources as we have grown and changed over the last 20+ years. The NMSDC has provided great introductions and excellent networking opportunities and, as a result, in addition to our other clients, we are pleased to have a mix of extraordinary corporate NMSDC members as Istonish customers. The advocates in the Mountain Plains (Denver), Dallas and North Central (Minneapolis) offices are conscientious, supportive and informative. We are excited to celebrate the NMSDCs 45th anniversary, the accomplishments of the NMSDC network, and showcase the economic impact of minority businesses, by participating in the #WeAreNMSDC campaign. For any diverse business looking to grow, the NMSDC is THE organization to belong to.

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What are the Benefits of Desktop as a Service?

By Ariel Johnson on Aug 29, 2017 9:28:00 AM

Have you ever wondered what the benefits of desktop as a service (DaaS) are? Similar to other managed services, DaaS makes it easier for companies to take advantage of the benefits of virtual desktops without the labor of building and maintaining your own solution. DaaS goes beyond simply making your solution less of a lift for your team, it also offers more security and flexibility.

Learn more from our VDI partners, Dizzion, by checking out the  education and evaluation resources on their blog !
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5 Data Backup Tips To Protect Your SMB from Failure

By Al Roesner on Aug 22, 2017 9:15:00 AM

For most small business owners, their enterprise is everything.

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Cybersecurity & Business: Insight for the C-Suite

By Ariel Johnson on Aug 17, 2017 11:15:09 AM

Our IT Security Engineer, James Mathis, sat down with the Cybersecurity Journal to talk lessons for the C-Suite on how Cybersecurity and hacking effect your business in 2017.

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Is UTM Technology Worth the Spend for Your SMB?

By James Mathis on Aug 8, 2017 10:00:00 AM

If you’re running a small to mid-sized business (SMB), you may have been too busy to keep up with all that’s going on in cyberspace, so let’s catch you up: Bad guys wreaking havoc on your network is a real risk.

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What Does Virtual Desktop as a Service Offer?

By Istonisher on Aug 1, 2017 10:56:00 AM

Virtual Desktops are gaining popularity, and it's with good reason. They bring the power of cloud computing to the desktop and offer flexibility, security and compliance for organizations who have:

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